Wine and Harvest tour

Relax in beautiful country

Relax in beautiful country

Foothill Wine and Harvest Tour
Wine Tasting of El Dorado County, the original Wine Country of California

Every Wednesday    Spring  – Summer – Fall

Tour departs between 8am and 8:15am and returns at around 3:3pm

  Adults $80.00  Age 20 & under $60.00

*tours are subject to cancellation due to lack of interest, weather and road conditions.

Experience a sampling of the extensive flavors in Apple Hill on this narrated and catered tour to the foothills of El Dorado County, CA.  Like nowhere else, this region invokes romantic, elegant, and rustic themes throughout its diverse landscapes, climates, and rich history. The boutique wineries and family farms of the Gold Rush offer an array of varietals to suit any palette.  Included in the fair are tastings at 3 distinct wineries; among them is Boa Vista Orchard; famous for preserves, seasonal fruits, fresh cider, and a bakery. Also included is a picnic among the Oaks catered by the tour company. After lunch, a 1 hour stop offers wine – beer tastings at a choice between a winery or a microbrewery for a minimal fee (waived with bottle purchase). This unique mountain agricultural tour is fun and informative for singles, couples, or families.

Historic Boeger Winery
In the four decades since Boeger Winery was founded, they have been committed to only one standard: quality. They have built on their education and experience to produce exceptional wines.  They are able to control the quality of their wines because they grow over 90% of the grapes. They are small enough to allow full attention to detail.


Welcome to Jodar Vineyards & Winery

For over 20 years we have been pleased to offer some of the finest award winning wines handcrafted from grapes grown at our vineyard overlooking the American River Canyon near Mosquito, California.  Jodar
Our beautiful tasting room is conveniently located just off Highway 50 in the heart of Apple Hill. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will be pleased to welcome you and serve  you superb Jodar wines and wine related gift items. Come on up to the pines and oaks in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and experience wine tasting at its finest!

What’s for lunch?

We provide a wide range of options for any diet including organic, gluten free, and vegan.  Aside from the sliced meats, there are mostly vegetarian choices with fine cheeses, breads, fresh lettuce, tomato, and other vegetables, hummus, home made healthy side salads, salsa, healthy chips, fruit, and more. Condiments include a various types of mustard and dressings. Individuals can make their own custom sandwiches, salads, or both.

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Tour departs between 8am and 8:15am and returns at around 3:3pm
The tour price includes  tastings at three wineries and a delicious picnic lunch

Cancellation policy is 24 hours and 48 hours for parties of 4 and more

 Tour depart from:

Lake Tahoe Vacation Resort – Ski Run Blvd.                                       8:00am
Marriott Resorts – Bus stop on Hwy 50 – Heavenly Gondola           8:05am
MontBleu hotel casino – side/east entrance                                        8:10am

*Times and locations are subject to change