Appellation Experience - $35 per person (up to 8 guests)
Our most frequented offering, Arista’s Appellation Experience is an in-depth look at the vision that the McWilliams family has and how it drives our brand. Offered in our Tasting Room, this experience covers the humble beginnings of Arista Winery, the overall outlook of our winemaking team and the McWilliams Family’s outlook on sustainability in farming. The Appellation Experience affords our guests the opportunity to sample wines that best represent our beautiful Northern California growing regions. This experience is the gateway to everything else that Arista offers our welcomed guests. People who visit us often leave this tasting having fallen in love with our energy and our pride in what we do here in the magnificent Russian River Valley. 

When it is Offered: This experience is available 7 days a week from 10 am to 4 pm by appointment only.
How to Book: You can book through Open Table directly below. We kindly ask for your credit card number to hold your reservation only. Please contact us for any further questions; you can always contact us directly by email or call us at 707-473-0606. 

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"Taste of Terroir" Experience - $65 per person (up to 8 guests)
Description: Arista’s Taste of Terroir Experience is a private, seated tasting meant to show-case the variety in our wines and provide the adventurous taster with a rich understanding of our site-driven winemaking philosophy. From the rolling hills and alluvial beds of the Russian River Valley to the rugged mountaintops hovering over the fog on the Mendocino Ridge, our wines reflect their terroir, climate, and weather that leave indelible impressions on our well-made wines. You’ll be hosted by a member of our knowledgeable Sommelier team, who will guide you through a tasting of unique wines exclusive to our elevated tasting experiences. All of this accompanied by a plate highlighting the seasonal produce of our Estate Chef ’s culinary garden.

When it is offered: This experience is currently offered 7 days a week. Please note that availability is limited each day.  
How to Book: To make this appointment please contact us directly at or call us at 707-473-0606. This appointment requires 48-hour advanced booking.  Please note that we cannot hold an appointment so please be ready to secure your appointment by advanced payment. 

A-List Members: 
Please visit our "Plan Your Visit" page for more tastings available exclusively to our mailing list members.

Additional Notes about Visiting Us:
All bookings are subject to a 48-hour cancellation policy.  If you choose to cancel your booking within 48 hours of your reservation your credit card will be charged for the full amount of the tasting experience.

Due to the intimate size of our tasting room, we are unable to accommodate groups larger than 8.

Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate Bachelor / Bachelorette Parties.