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Jodar Vineyards

3405 Carson Court
Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 644-3474
jodartastingroom@foothill.net

Tasting:   Open daily 11 to 5 pm
Complimentary Tasting
5% off 3-5 bottles, 10% off 6-11 bottles, 15% off case
Price Range:   $14 to $34 per bottle
Established:   1991
Vineyards:   44 acres
Production:
  5500 cases
VIP Tasting:   Yes

Jodar Vineyards Description

Just off Highway 50 in the Apple Hill area is the newly completed,
early-California-style tasting room of Jodar Winery. Their estate-grown fruit from high elevations produces richly flavored red wines and a creamy Chardonnay.

The winemaking operation is located back in the hills and is open for special events for those hardy enough to survive the drive. The Spanish-tile-roofed tasting room has a wraparound veranda and a lush lawn with a small pond out front. Inside is a tile floor, a narrow wooden tasting counter, and a friendly host to lead you through the tasting. Jodar hosts a number of events at its tasting room and winery during the year. Call for a calendar of events.

The steeply terraced Jodar vineyard overlooks the American River Canyon and is located at 2,400 feet of elevation, near the edge of the El Dorado National Forest. The original plantings were of Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay. Jodar has added to its vineyard and now offers Zinfandel, Barbera, Cabernet Franc, Sangiovese and a soon-to-be-released Petite Sirah. An estate port is also produced.

Jodar Vineyards Features

Ambiance Types of Wine Amenities
Kid Friendly
Off the Beaten Path
Family Run
Country Charm
Casual & Relaxed
Storefront only
Cabernet Sauvignon
Pinot Noir
Italian
Private Tasting
Picnic Sites
Event Space
Catering
Gift Shop
Barrel Sampling
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Jodar Vineyards Reviews

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Good location
GoingToCalifornia, LA
This tasting room is Spanish style in nature which I thought was pretty cool. Rich wines with bold flavors. Very senic area as well.

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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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