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Our Wine Tasting Experience

Whether it’s your first visit to our “little farm” or you’re a regular weekend guest, we are sure you will find something to love here at La Finquita Winery & Vineyard. Try a little bit of everything with our signature wine tasting, or settle down with a glass of your favorite. Either way, you’ll be sure to enjoy our hand-crafted wine in the relaxing atmosphere of our indoor tasting room or with the stunning views from our comfortable tasting patio.


White Wines



Rosé Wines


2017 Viognier (new release!)

Glass – $8 | Bottle – $30

With subtle hints of lilac on the nose and flavors of honeydew melon, pineapple and caramelized peaches, this delightful wine pairs well with shrimp ceviche or your favorite light appetizers in the sunshine on the patio with an excellent view.

La Vie En Rose

Glass – $8 | Bottle – $25

View the world through rose colored glasses with this beautiful rosé. Almost entirely dry with just a hint of residual sugar, this rosé suits both our sweet and dry drinkers alike. We will be donating $2 from each bottle purchased back to breast cancer research.


Red Wines


2014 Estate Syrah

Glass – $10 | Bottle – $35

With hints of strawberries, plum and light pepper, this medium bodied Syrah made with grapes from our lower vineyards has a nice lingering finish. Our favorite to pair with barbecue pulled pork.

2014 Syrah (OCV)

Glass – $10 | Bottle – $35

Featuring notes of dark cherry, blueberry and boysenberry with hints of pepper, this full-bodied Syrah is made with grapes from our vineyards in Poway.

2014 Petit Verdot

Glass – $10 | Bottle – $35

A winery favorite, this 100% varietal features floral notes of violet and lilac with hints of vanilla bean, Hungarian paprika and black pepper. This unique wine pairs well with lamb, bison and truffle cheese.

2014 Cabernet Sauvignon

Bottle – $34

A blend of grapes from our estate and two smaller vineyards with whom we worked, which adds to the delightful complexity of this wine.

2014 Passionate Kiss

Glass – $8 | Bottle – $28

Our delicious GSM blend (Grenache, syrah, mourvedre) made with grapes exclusively from our Poway vineyard. This medium structure wine has notes of dark berries with a hint of pepper and a smooth finish. Great for sipping by itself or pair with your favorite appetizers.

2015 Goodnight Kiss

Bottle – $34

This robust blend of 50% Estate Cabernet Sauvignon and 50% Sangiovese boasts dark notes of black cherry and black current with undertones of black pepper, rounded out with fine tannin for a smooth finish. A great wine to pair with upcoming holiday meals.

2014 Tempranillo

Glass – $9 | Bottle – $32

Our medium bodied Tempranillo delights with tones of plum and vanilla with hints of tobacco and leather. We enjoy this one with fresh homemade pizza topped with mozzarella, sausage and sun dried tomato.

2014 Sangiovese

Glass – $9 | Bottle – $33

A traditional, rustic Sangiovese, this robust wine features notes of black pepper, tart cherry, dried rose petal and smoke, with subtle hints of cocoa as it opens up. Pair this one with a rich steak and black pepper.

2015 Sangiovese

Glass – $9 | Bottle – $33

A delightful follow up to our 2014 vintage, this Sangiovese is smooth with hints of dark cherry. Pair this with a rich tomato sauce on pasta, blue cheese or your favorite pizza.


Fun & Seasonal



Dessert


Happy Place

Glass – $11 | Bottle – $39

Find your Happy Place with our highly anticipated dessert wine featuring our newest artwork label by artist Lori Wylie (mauimetalartist.com).

Tasting Room Hours

Saturday: 11am - 6pm
Sunday: 11am - 6pm
Seasonal Friday Hours - 3p - 7p (now through early September, 2018)

To ensure compliance with County Ordinances, the last wine tasting of the day & last glass or bottle for onsite consumption will be 30 minutes before closing. We appreciate your understanding.

Tasting Room Prices

Tastings: $10 - $12
Case Discount: 10%
Wine Club: 20% off glass/bottle, 25% off case

Miscellaneous

Children: Well-supervised, well-behaved children are always welcome here at La Finquita.
Pets: Leashed and friendly pets are always welcome on the tasting patio.
Food & Drinks: Guests are welcome and encouraged to bring along snacks and picnics to enjoy alongside our wines. Non-alcoholic beverages such as water and sodas are always welcome.