Our Favorite Healdsburg Wineries
Many wine experts and knowledgeable sommeliers contend that Healdsburg wineries are among some of the finest in California. Situated in one of the premier grape growing areas of Sonoma that encompasses the Dry Creek and Alexander Valleys Healdsburg wineries are noted in particular for outstanding Chardonnays, Cabernet Sauvignons and Pinot Noirs as well as for for fine Merlot and Zinfandel wines. While there are a few large, better known wineries in this part of Sonoma, Platypus focuses on smaller, more intimate wineries offering delicious wines that provide a special tasting experience. We’re stoked that Trip Advisor has consistently ranked our Sonoma Wine Tours as a top-rated activity in the region – and tours to Healdsburg are equally as fun! Make a Platypus Wine Tour reservation online now or call (707) 253-2723. Here are some of our favorite Healdsburg Wineries (updated 07/31/2016, 2016):
A small, family-operated winery in Dry Creek Valley known in particular for its Dry Creek Zinfadel and Special Varietals series; both fine examples of Bella’s signature complexity and texture elements.
9711 West Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Chateau Diana Winery
Home to a diverse selection of both table and premium wines in the picturesque and beautiful Dry Creek Valley of Healdsburg.
6195 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Collier Falls Vineyards
A family-owned vineyard and winery offering limited quantities of Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Primitivo, Cabernet Franc, Petite Sirah and Petit Verdot from its own sustainably-farmed vineyards.
4791 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
David Coffaro Vineyard & Winery
Dedicated to making premium wines at a fair price and selling them as part of a futures program – essentially tasting the wine from the barrel and buying it a a discount from their eventual release date.
7485 Dry Creek Road, Geyserville, CA 95441
Dry Creek Vineyard
Through a philosophy of matching vineyard to varietal, Dry Creek produces award-winning world class wines in the heart of Sonoma County.
(707) 433-1000, 800-864-9463
3770 Lambert Bridge Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Dutcher Crossing Winery
Dutcher Crossing has come to represent an authentic and enjoyable experience for wine-lovers who visit this small winery with award-winning wines, amazing views and warm hospitality.
8533 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
F. Teldeschi Winery
The Teldeschis grow Zinfandel, Petite Syrah and some Cabernet, but specializes in older vintages of Zinfandel with vines ranging in age from one to ninety years old.
3555 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Ferrari-Carano Vineyards & Winery
Since 1985, Ferrari-Carano has been a leading producer of world class, nationally acclaimed wines including full bodied Chardonnay and rich classic reds.
8761 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Field Stone Winery
Founded in 1977 Field Stone Winery is known for producing award-winning Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc and century-old vine Petite Sirah in a small underground facility in the midst of its rolling vineyards in Alexander Valley.
(707) 433-7266, 800-544-7273
10075 Highway 128, Healdsburg, CA 95448
A premier location with one of the most pristine and panoramic regions in Northern California, combined with core family values and sustainable farming practices has allowed Foppiano Vineyards to produce award-winning estate wines for over 100 years.
12707 Old Redwood Highway, Healdsburg, CA 95448
MacMurray Ranch’s exquisite Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and Chardonay wines reflect the winery’s treasured traditions, breathtaking vineyards and the heart and soul of the Russian River Valley.
3387 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Michel-Schlumbeger takes great pride in the wines produced from this all-estate, organically farmed fruit and is renowned for their elegant Dry Creek Cabernet, Merlot, Syrah and Chardonnay.
4155 Wine Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Murphy-Goode Winery – Tasting Room
Murphy-Good is family owned and has been making Fume Blanc and Chardonnay wine in Sonoma County for over a decade, and also produces world-class Bordeaux varieties.
20 Matheson Street, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Nalle is a family owned and operated winery in Healdsburg specializing in hand-crafted Zinfandel, and Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot wines.
2383 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Papapietro – Perry Winery
Papapietro Perry Winery specializes in small lots of handcrafted, single-vineyard designate Pinot Noir and Zinfandel and also produces a limited amount of Chardonnay.
4791 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Passalacqua is a family owned winery focusing on hand crafted, small-lot production of Zinfandel, its signature Super-Tuscan blend, and limited-edition Cabernets in the heart of historic Dry Creek Valley.
3805 Lambert Bridge Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Quivira Winery is a family owned organic & biodynamically-farmed winery specializing in Sauvingon Blanc, Zinfandel and Rhone varietals.
4900 West Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
The Rafanelli family is now in its fourth generation of growing grapes and making world class limited production wine in the Dry Creek Valley.
4685 West Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Raymond Burr Vineyards
Established by the actor in 1986, Raymond Burr Vineyards produces award winning 100% estate grown Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay… and orchids.
(707) 433-8559, 888-900-0024
8339 West Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Ridge has been creating exceptional single vineyard wines since 1962 from high-quality grapes of distinct, individual character by following a 19th century model of guiding the winemaking process with minimal intervention.
650 Lytton Springs Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Rodney Strong Vineyards
Rodney Strong creates critically acclaimed world-class single vineyard and reserve wines, stand out Estate releases and varietal wines that capture the essence of Sonoma County..
(707) 431-1533, 800-678-4763
11455 Old Redwood Highway, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Seghesio Family Vineyards
Edoardo Seghesio planted his first zinfandel vineyard in Sonoma County’s Alexander Valley in 1895. Today Seghesio Vineyards specializes in award-winning Zinfandel, including wines made from century-old vines, as well as rare Italian varietals.
700 Grove Street, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Simi produces distinctive Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Sauvignon Blanc, and has been making wine from the same stone cellar in Healdsburg since 1890.
16275 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Stonestreet Winery, located in Sonoma County’s Alexander Valley, produces intense, flavorful wines from mountain and hillside vineyards.
7111 Highway 128, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Trione Vineyards & Winery
Established in 2005, Trione Winery set out to create small lots of wine from its estate grown grapes. Today the family run winery is best known for its award-winning Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot Noir wines.
19550 Geyserville Avenue, Geyserville, CA 95441
Yoakim Bridge Vineyards & Winery
Yoakim Bridge approaches winemaking with respect to the environment using sustainable methods to produce Zinfandel and Merlot with great intensity and flavor in Healdsburg.
7209 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448
Additionally, please review our favorite Napa Valley Wineries, St. Helena and Calistoga Wineries and Sonoma Valley Wineries. For additional tour and tasting information please see our Sonoma Wine Tours and Sonoma Wine Tasting pages.