Uponhotel pickup in Sedona or Jerome, board a climate-controlled van and travelwith your small group to Old Town Cottonwood.
Followinga delicious lunch at a favorite local restaurant, visit the Pillsbury Wine Company, whose wine tasting room provides an inviting lounge atmosphere perfect for wine enthusiasts and newcomers who want to experience a true taste of Arizona wines.Hear all about the former Hollywood director and producer Sam Pillsburys quest to make wine; he was votedBest Area Winemaker in Phoenix Magazine.Or, visitArizona Stronghold, where winemakersMaynard James Keenan and Eric Glomskiwere featuredinthe documentary film Blood into Wine.
Then travel back in time as your guide followsthe old stagecoach route to the acclaimed Page Spring Cellars, a winery and vineyard also owned by Glomski. Discover which wines are to your liking and stroll the vineyards withspectacular views. Bonus: take home a souvenir wine glass.
Complete your wine-tasting excursion at the wonderful Oak Creek Vineyards, owned by winemaker-owner Deb Wahl, who hasyears of experience producingaward-winning wines. Pairtastings withan included cheese and cracker plate for a finale to a truly memorable Arizona winetrip, before return transport to your hotel.
Note: The number of wine tastings varies between 45 per venue.