As lizards scamper about and red tailed hawks fly above, visitors can spend as little as 10 minutes or as much time as they like.
At the intimate Paradise Ridge tasting room in Kenwood, tasting room manager Annette McDonnell, a former chef, likes to guide visitors through a 75-minute sensory wine and food exercise with the goal of helping them relax about pairing
Everything was flawlessly executed and surpassed our expectations… The wine was outstanding; the venue was beautiful and intimate, both inside and outside; and the ambiance lent itself to the best wedding, reception, dinner, and party in the history of mankind.
A visit to Paradise Ridge Winery in the daytime is lovely. On summer nights with the view and the sunset, it’s a special treat
The view from the terrace is like a painting, layered with greens and golds, gradually blending into deeper earth tones and finally fading to hazy purple hues at the horizon.
Thanks from the bottom of our hearts for making our wedding day so very perfect and beautiful. It greatly exceeded our expectations!
Top 5 Most Romantic Wineries in Sonoma & Napa
Our June wedding was simply a dream come true. We will forever be grateful for your kind hospitality. Paradise Ridge will be a special destination for us forever.
One of the Top 10 Cellar Doors (Tasting Rooms) in California
Visitors are encouraged to wander down from the tasting room and then meander in no particular order among natural paths lined only in low fieldstones smothered with moss.
From the original seven, the Byck family has grown to 22 members. Below is a photograph taken at one of the many family gatherings on winery property in the summer of 2009.
The Byck Family (from left to right)
Back Row – Rene Byck, Dan Barwick, Sonia Byck-Barwick, John Kessler, Carole-Anne Byck-Kessler, Dawn Valler, Maria Byck, Walter Byck
Middle Row – Arianna Kessler, Carson Byck
Front Row – Sophia Barwick, Jonathan Barwick, Janneke Byck, Malia Kessler, Eliza Byck, Holly Byck, Adianka Byck (on lap), Peter Byck, Carina Kessler (on lap) Jordan Byck.
Come by and enjoy multiple kinds of estate-bottled red wines. The wines also include: cabernet Sauvignon, Red Blends, Syrah, and Zinfandel and whites of Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc; single bottles of Barbera, Chardonnay, Grenache, Merlot, Moscato, Petit Verdot, Petite Sirah, Pinot Noir, Primitivo, Sangiovese, Syrah Rose, Late Harvest Primitivo, Sauvignon Blanc. In addition, we have Zinfandel along with fortifed white muscat, syrah and Chocolate Port are also available. Furthermore, we have a few surprises for you too.
Join our Wine Club
- No Membership fees
- Four times each year, members receive a superb shipment of preselected wines.
- Receive a personal invitation to our annual MEMBERS ONLY party.
- First option on our limited release wines.
- and much more!
Kenwood Tasting Room
Russian River Valley Estate
Santa Rosa, CA