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Sterling Vineyards

Sterling Vineyards 1111 Dunaweal Lane
Calistoga  CA 94515
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Winery hours: 10am - 4:30pm

Undeniably one of the most magnificent California wineries, the white monastic buildings rise from a bluff to overlook the Napa Valley. As our guest, you will travel by aerial Sky Tram arriving to our hilltop winery. When arriving, you'll begin a fascinating self-paced tour of our winery while enjoying award winning wines.

Our Visitor’s Center offers a wide selection of unique gifts and wine accessories. On display throughout the tasting rooms is an impressive collection of wine art and artifacts spanning 500 years.

Green Certified through Bay Area Green Business Program 2009.

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  • Open for wine tastings
  • Open by appointment - call/email
  • Offers regular daily tours
  • Seated tasting available
  • Tasting fee
  • Indoor tasting area
  • Outdoor tasting area
  • Winery has gardens
  • Winery has unique architecture
  • Winery has art on display
  • Fireplace
  • Winery property is historical landmark
  • Romantic
  • Napa Green Certified Winery
  • Napa Green Certified Land
  • Winery practices sustainable agriculture/production
  • Winery can host corporate functions up to 48 people
  • Club member lounge
Tasting Room Size


Tasting Room Atmosphere
 Modern/Rustic Atmosphere
 Modern/Rustic Atmosphere
Formal/Casual Atmosphere
Formal/Casual Atmosphere
Lively/Quiet Atmosphere
Lively/Quiet Atmosphere

Sterling Vineyards in Calistoga has been long held as one of Napa Valley’s landmark, “must-see” wineries. Arrive at the hilltop winery via a serene aerial tram, then at your own pace, follow a self-guided tour with informative displays, enhanced by a winemaker’s video tour, concluding with a wine tastings with sit-down table service. The Sterling staff is known for their gracious hospitality and extensive wine knowledge. Founded in 1969, Sterling has been a pioneer producer of fine red Bordeaux wines and the first winery in America to produce a vintage-dated Merlot (’69). The New York Times notes that Sterling Vineyards is “one of the most spectacular wineries in Napa Valley…”

View from Tasting Room:  Stunning 360 degree panorama of the upper Napa Valley Agricultural Preserve

Wine Education: Indepth Private Reserve Tour and Tasting offered daily at 11am

Sterling Vineyards Wine Club

Wine clubs are a great way to stay connected to your favorite wineries.

To join the wine club, visit www.sterlingvineyards.com or call 707-942-3345.

Sterling Vineyards also produces Cellar Club Wines - small-lot offerings crafted specifically for our Sterling Cellar Club Members. If you are interested in learning more about our Cellar Club wines, or becoming a member of the Sterling Cellar Club, please call(800)726-6136, visit us a sterlingvineyards.com, or better, visit us at the winery!

Napa Neighbor

The offer listed below is valid for all Napa Valley residents age 21 and over.

Additional 5% discount over standard discount offers on wine purchases.

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Chardonnay
  • Gewurztraminer
  • Malvasia Bianca
  • Merlot
  • Muscat/Moscato
  • Pinot Grigio / Pinot Gris
  • Pinot Noir
  • Riesling
  • Sangiovese
  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Syrah
  • Syrah
  • Viognier
  • Viognier
  • Zinfandel
  • Calistoga
  • Diamond Mountain District
  • Los Carneros
  • Napa Valley
  • Oak Knoll District of Napa Valley
  • Oakville
  • Rutherford
  • St. Helena
  • Yountville

The Napa Green program is supported by a wide variety of groups including the Sierra Club, the Audubon Society, and the University of California. The Napa Valley Vintners, along with Fish Friendly Farming, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers, the Napa County Farm Bureau and others developed the Napa Green program. Learn more about the program at napagreen.org.


Napa Green Winery

Napa Green Certified Winery

Sterling Vineyards is certified under the Napa Green Winery Program by the Napa County Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and the Association of Bay Area Government’s (ABAG) Green Business Program and completed all the regulatory components needed for environmental sustainability. These components included developing water and energy conservation methods, preventing pollution, and reducing solid waste. In addition to developing sustainable winery practices, this program is set to become the standard for the state of California.


Napa GreenLand

Napa Green Certified Land

Sterling Vineyards is certified under the Napa Green Certified Land Program. Sterling Vineyards has created and implemented a customized farm plan with measured results that addressed all aspects of its property, vineyard land as well as non-farmed land, including practicing soil conservation, water conservation, stable drainage, riparian corridor enhancement, fisheries and wildlife habitat enhancement and long-term improvement and sustainability.

Certification - certification is granted by the Napa County Agricultural Commissioners Office of Pesticide Regulation, the Regional Water Quality Control board, the California Department of Fish and Game, and the National Marine Fisheries Service.


Premiere Napa Valley

Once a year the rarest new Napa Valley wines become available under one roof at Premiere Napa Valley. Wineries throughout the Napa Valley are given one task to participate: create a one-of-a-kind wine for this event to be purchased by one lucky bidder. This event is only open to select members of the wine trade and the successful bidder is the sole owner of this unique wine.

Premiere Napa Valley 2020

Sterling Vineyards
Cases: 15
Varietal: Red Wine
Vintage: 2018
Release Date: October - 2021
Appellation: Napa Valley

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