Scribe Winery
Scribe Winery Sonoma County
  • This post feels more like a photo journal than loads of informational text.

  • Scribe is an instagram lovers paradise.

  • Scribe is a must visit.

  • Experience the wine, architecture, design, mouthwatering food, and then snap ALL the pics.

  • Located outside the hip town of Sonoma.

  • Owned by millenials,  brothers, Andrew and Adam Mariani.

  • 4th generation California farmers who transitioned from walnut farming to grapes.   

  • In 1850 German immigrant brothers planted the grapes on the 200 acre property.

  • The Dresel’s 1915 Mission Revival style hacienda sits majestically atop a hill.

  • Mariani brothers lovingly restored and unveiled their prize hacienda for tasting in 2007.

  • They retained the original architectural charm.  

  • A scenic drive up the palm lined entrance sets the luxurious, upbeat mood.

  • The patio view includes mature giant blooming cactus, the vineyard, and estate garden.

  • Reservations are Required.

  • Reserve the Full Service Food/Meal and Wine Pairing, $60pp.

  • It’s a fresh-from-the-estate-garden meal prepared by the onsite chef.  

  • Their best varietals include Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Riesling, and rare vintage Sylvaner.

  • Wine prices:  Whites average $38  Reds $50

  • Scribe Chardonnay is fermented in concrete vessels rather than oak.

  • Experimenting with an ancient Greek method of fermenting in terracotta amphorae.

  • Their philosophy:

  • non-interventionist methods, producing wines that reflect the vineyard.

  • Big brands Levi and Gap have partnered with Scribe to create amazing Scribe events.

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