Upcoming Regional Wine & Food Events

2015 Lincoln Wine Fest

Discover Historic Downtown Lincoln - Gateway to Placer County Wines

Saturday, May 2nd
1 PM to 5 PM
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2015 Wine Trail Events

February: Valentines Sweets and Treats on the Placer Wine Trail

August: Grape Days of Summer on the Placer County Wine Trail

December: Holidays in the Hills on the Placer County Wine Trail

The SF Chronicle 2015 Wine Competition awards.

Placer County vintners hauled in 50 medals from the competition including 22 bronze, 22 silver, 4 gold and 2 double gold awards.
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Welcome to The Placer County Wine Trail!

The Placer County Wine Trail is a rustic wine escape within a stone’s throw to city life. With a diverse collection of boutique wineries in the Auburn, Lincoln, Loomis, Newcastle, Rocklin circle and Meadow Vista, our winemakers are here for a warm greeting and are eager to share the knowledge and passion of their craft and award-winning appellation with all levels of enthusiasts. Fall in love with the beauty and bounty with a day or weekend trip to The Placer County Wine Trail.

Where is the Placer Wine Trail? Just 30 Minutes from Sacramento.

Placer Wine Trail Map.  Just 30 Minutes from Sacramento.

Between Sacramento and Lake Tahoe, the Placer Wine Trail wineries straddle the main East-West route of Interstate 80. Click the image above to get printable copy of the Placer Wine Trail map.

Family-run, boutique wineries

With 20 wineries and counting, Placer County re-embraces its heritage as a viable California wine-producing region. Placer County wineries, classified with the "Sierra Foothills" appellation, offer a refreshing change from the more commercialized and less personal wine tasting experiences of larger wine regions. Most Placer wineries are family-owned and operated, have small vineyards and the winemakers themselves are part of the charm, making Placer County a newly sought-after destination for a more personalized and unique wine-tasting experience.