' Zialena Winery - Tours & Tastings

Tours & Tastings


We offer three tasting experiences, two of which include tours and are by appointment only. Each of our tastings is designed to allow our guests to experience the winemaking philosophy behind our wines as well as the rich history of our estate. Each experience includes a unique selection of our wines.

Two tasting experiences are available daily without advance reservation:

1897 Tasting: An introduction to Zialena, 4 wines. $15 tasting fee.
1931 Tasting: A tribute to Grandpa Jim, a vertical tasting of 4 Cabernet Sauvignons from the estate. 4 wines. $35 tasting fee.

We offer tours of our wine making facility with a tasting. Advance reservation required and are available daily.
Winery Tour & Tasting: Explore our world class winemaking facility. 6 wines. $50 tasting fee.
Detailed descriptions for the tours & tastings above:

1897 Tasting: An introduction to Zialena, 4 wines, including 1 white and 3 reds. $15 tasting fee.
Relax at our tasting bar, and educate yourself on Zialena’s rich and storied history and heritage. Come to know us by tasting the backbone of our wine portfolio. 

1931 Tasting:  Digging deeper into Grandpa Jim's Cabernet block. 4 Cabernet Sauvignon vertical. $35 tasting fee.
Come sit on our veranda and experience some of our most prized wines. This tasting includes a vertical of our estate Cabernets all from Grandpa's Block the original spot planted in 1931 by Jim Mazzoni.

Winery Tour & Tasting: 6 wines, 2 whites, 4 reds. $50 tasting fee.
Come learn about us inside and out! Taste the broad depth of our wines while one of our wine educators guides you on a tour of our state of the art winemaking facility featuring Alexander Valley's first open top concrete tank fermentation room. You’ll also experience our barrel room and winemaker’s lab. Want to see, feel, smell, and taste what we do? Well then engage yourself in the process of making wine from harvest to bottle. An experience for anyone wanting to learn more about the world of winemaking. This tasting truly highlights the full process, philosophy, heritage, and ideals that make our wine what it is. Often our hands-on winemaking team will be around working with the wine so come ready with questions!

Book an appointment for a Private Tour.