The foothills of the Sierra Nevada have a history steeped in the winemaking heritage of the early settlers who first discovered this unique place. In search of gold and fortune, they set up thriving communities, planting grapes for some of the first wines made in California.
Some Useful Links:
El Dorado Winery Association
Apple Hill Wineries
El Dorado County Visitors Authority
Today, El Dorado County holds true to its agricultural and pioneering heritage offering visitors an authentic, unhurried winetasting experience unlike any other. Come and visit!