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Balletto

5700 Occidental Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
(707) 823-3887
tastingroom@ballettovineyards.com

Tasting:   Complimentary Tasting
10% discount of 6-11 bottles, 15% on case purchase
Price Range:   $14 to $24 per bottle
Established:   2001
Vineyards:   310 acres
Production:
  8,000 cases

Balletto Description

The Balletto family has been farming in the Russian River area for over 30 years, growing all kinds of vegetables and -- more recently -- Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grapes. After selling their fruit for many years, they decided to produce their own Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel and Sonoma Coast Pinot Gris.

The winery shares space with Dutton-Goldfield Winery. You can taste both wineries’ offerings at their new tasting room on Occidental Road. Outside, there is a large trellis that shelters picnic tables and space heaters and is attached to the metal-sided winery. Inside is a stylish room with tile floors, a concrete tasting bar and original art, maps and photographs on the walls.

The Ballettos understand grapes and the necessity to marshal their vineyards so that they produce the highest quality fruit for their winery customers and for their own estate wines. Their grapes are handpicked, and all of their wines go through malolactic fermentation.

Balletto Features

Ambiance Types of Wine Amenities
Off the Beaten Path
Family Run
Casual & Relaxed
Hip & Stylish
Pinot Noir
Italian
Picnic Sites
Gift Shop
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Not what you think
emyann, Santa Rosa
When driving along Occidental Rd. you would not expect to sip on great wines...Balletto proved me wrong. They started with a Pinot Gris that had an amazing mouth feel and the list just got better. The highlight was the Pinot Noir. Their staff is very friendly!

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The above reviews are the subjective opinion of Winery Advisor members and not of Winery Advisor LLC.

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