Lodi is at the forefront of Northern California’s sustainable winegrowing effort and boasts more than 75 diverse varieties of wine grapes grown on over 2,000 acres. The classic Mediterranean climate is ideal for the production of Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah, Chardonnay, Tempranillo, Graciano and Vermentino varietals.
Just 40 minutes south of Sacramento in San Joaquin County, Lodi is home to more than 750 growers and 80 boutique wineries featuring small-lot, handmade wines that consistently garner national and international accolades.
A wine tasting excursion in Lodi offers an opportunity to sip delicious wines, enjoy live music, picnicking, crush events, and wine education. The popular ZinFest takes place each May.
Lodi Wine Country Information