THE SCION HOUSE

Tasting Experiences

Sci·on (Noun)
– A descendant of a notable family
– A young shoot of a vine, used for grafting

 

Welcome to The Scion House where we invite all guests to enjoy our home and share our heritage. It is our pleasure to provide guests with an experience that showcases our families’ legacy through our estate wines and iconic vineyard views from our Alexander Valley winery.  Just 10 minutes from Healdsburg.  Please call or email for more information.

Estate Flight
Estate Flight

A focused but casual look at our unique terroir through our estate wines. Your host will walk you through the history of our estate and how we came to be the largest grape-growing family in Alexander Valley. Take in the view from our hillside while enjoying several wines that showcase our diverse soils on the estate.
Reservations are encouraged.

Availability: Monday - Sunday by appointment (closed Tuesday)
Indoor and Outdoor Seating available (weather permitting): 2-8+ people
Duration: 1 hour
Capacity: More than 8+ guests, please call 707.395-3550
Fee: $25 per person

Please contact us to book your reservation, email tastings@ryew.com
or call 707-395-3550

Scion Experience
Scion Experience

Enjoy an in-depth flight of our single-block wines, the very best that our estate has to offer.  This personally guided experience is held in either of our private Cabernet Sauvignon or Chardonnay rooms with stunning views of our vineyards and Alexander Valley. This tasting explores the concept of terroir and distinct characteristics of our wines, derived from the soils of our estate.  Paired with light nibbles. Reservations are requested. 

Availability: Monday - Sunday by appointment (closed Tuesday)
Seating: 8 people maximum/4 people minimum
Duration: 1.5 hours
Capacity: Maximum 8 people per tasting
Fee: $40 per person

Please contact us to book your reservation, email tastings@ryew.com
or call 707-395-3550

Vineyard Experience
Vineyard Experience

Meet the Hospitality Team at our newly built Scion House for a welcome splash of our estate wine, then head out for a tour of the property. While underneath our beautiful old oak in the middle of our Burn Pile Cabernet Sauvignon Block, you will taste a barrel sample of one of our small lot Cabernet Sauvignons while discovering more about our history, and the family that has farmed this ranch for six generations. As the largest family owned grape grower in Alexander Valley, we will share our philosophy on tending the soil and vines to make exceptional wines. This tour will conclude with a tasting of block-designated wines and light nibbles at the Scion House, our new hospitality venue. Please reserve/cancel with 48 hours’ notice and wear comfortable shoes.

Availability: Wednesday - Sunday by appointment, weather permitting (closed Tuesday)
Outdoor Seating: Firepit (4 max), table (8 max) or lounge (6 max)
Duration: 2 hours
Capacity: More than 8+ guests, please call 707.395-3550
Fee: $90 per person

Please contact us to book your reservation, email tastings@ryew.com
or call 707-395-3550