Bear River Winery – Old Town Auburn Tasting Room
Bear River Winery is a family operated boutique micro wine grower producing small lots of hand crafted wines using traditional methods from grapes sourced in and around northern Sierra vineyards.
Our Old Town Auburn Tasting Room, Bottle and Gift Shop is located at 111 Sacramento Street in the Gold Rush Plaza, Suite I.
AUGUST, 2020 UPDATE: WE ARE CURRENTLY NOT TASTING AT THIS LOCATION. WE HAVE A WIDE ASSORTMENT OF WINE RELATED ITEMS AND BOTTLES OF OUR WINE FOR SALE AS WELL AS A LIMITED SELECTION OF SNOW’S CITRUS PRODUCTS & BOW WOW LICIOUS BISCUIT DOG TREATS. VISIT OUR FACEBOOK PAGE FOR UPDATED HOURS
Our current tasting flight is $7.00 (+tax), included 9 different wines, and you get to keep the souvenir glass:
2017 Chardonnay – A stainless steel fermented Chardonnay with flavors of Pear and Pineapple.
2015 Barbera Rosè – A refreshing rosé made from Barbera grapes yielding balanced acidity and fruity aromas of red cherry and raspberry. Perfect by itself or together with food. This wine is best served chilled.
2013 Barbera – High acid and Low tannins make this a popular fruit forward wine. Notes of Tart Red Cherry and Raspberry. Bronze Medal at the 2020 SF Chronicle Wine Competition.
2014 Primitivo – The sister to Zinfandel, our 2014 Primitivo is made with Organically Grown Grapes and has Zinfandel Character notes of Black Pepper but also has hints of Chocolate. Silver Medal Winner at the 2018 SF Chronicle Wine Competition.
2016 Tempranillo – Notes of Plum, Tobacco and Leather are what this Spanish varietal are known for. Bronze Medal Winner at the 2020 SF Chronicle Wine Competition.
2014 Merlot – A fruity, but dry red wine made from Merlot grapes with lush velvety tannins and aromas of plum and mulberry. Perfect by itself or with cheese and grilled meats. Produced with Organically Grown Grapes.
2014 Cabernet Sauvignon – Our Super Dry, very earthy Cabernet Sauvignon. Produced with Organically Grown Grapes. Bronze Medal at the 2018 CA State Fair
2015 Cabernet Sauvignon – Cabernet Sauvignon grapes yield classic notes of black currant, black cherry and black olives. Perfect by itself or with grilled or smoked meats. Produced with Organically Grown Grapes.
2015 Kodiak – Invigorating blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon and 50% Syrah Organically Grown Grapes. Produced with Organically Grown Grapes.
Try this flight before it changes again!