Calle Contento Wine Trail

Truly 'off the beaten road', the wineries located along this less busy trail just off of Rancho California Road are well worth the turn.

Briar Rose Winery

41720 Calle Cabrillo, Temecula, CA 92592; (951) 308-1098.  Closed Mondays & Wednesdays. Every other day 11am-5pm by appointment only; briarrosewinery.com

Home to limited production, premium wines of distinction; crafted in the Old World traditional way.

On the tasting menu: Viognier, Riesling, Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, Cabernet Franc, Pinot Noir; $15 for 5 standard tastes; $25 for 6 premium tastes

Falkner Winery

0620 Calle Contento, Temecula, CA 92591; (951) 676-8231; open daily 10am-5pm; Pinnacle Restaurant hours: Mon-Thurs 11:30am-3:30pm, Sat & Sun 11:30am-2:30pm; falknerwinery.com

Specializing in multiple award-winning Super Tuscan and Meritage blends, the rustic tasting room offers a wide variety of varietals for tasting. Pinnacle Restaurant offers a spectacular 360° vineyard view.

On the tasting menu: Chardonnay, Riesling, Merlot; $10 for 4 tastes, $15 for 6 tastes with logo glass and a coupon for $5 off any bottle of wine

 

Longshadow Ranch Vineyard & Winery

39847 Calle Contento, Temecula, CA 92591; (877) 80-RANCH; open Mon-Thurs, 11pm-5pm, Sat-Sun, 10am-5pm; longshadowranchwinery.com 

This family-friendly, ranch-style winery is complete with hay barrels, horses and a rustically beautiful and welcoming ambiance. The tasting room features a wide variety of Estate bottled wines made the old fashioned way.

On the tasting menu: Tempranillo, Cinsault, Ponderosa Port, Outlaw Red; $15 for 6 tastes 

Lumiere Winery

39555 Calle Contente Contento, Temecula, CA 92591; (951) 972-0585; open Fri-Sun 11am-6pm;lumierewinery.com

A family run, boutique winery passionate about, and focused on, producing world-class, estate grown Bourdeaux style wines.

On the tasting menu: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc; $10 for 5 tastes (no logo glass) or $15 for 6 tastes with logo glass.



Temecula Valley Winegrowers Association

29377 Rancho California Road
Suite 203
Temecula, CA 92591
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1601
Temecula, CA 92593

Office Phone: 800.801.9463
Local: 951.699.3626
Fax: 951.699.2353