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Dono dal Cielo

6100 Wise Road, Newcastle, CA 95658, United States
Region: Nevada County, CA, United States (530) 888-0101 http://donodalcielo.com
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  • Year Established:
  • Winery Contact:
    Raquel Mostajo
  • Winemaker:
    Hunter McGillivray

About our winery:

Enjoy the discovery. Like unwrapping a precious gift, the Sierra Foothills reveals its beauty layer by layer in the fruit it produces.Secreted away in those graceful rollings hills of Placer County, we invite you to discover the brilliant results of our devotion to the vines that have enriched our lives. Become part of our Dono family!The Dono dal Cielo Winery tasting counter is open Thursday-Sunday, 12:00-5:00 pm. We feature FREE live music most Saturday afternoons. Find out more about our events at donodalcielo.com.Try something new. Do something amazing. Set out on an adventure this weekend and discover Dono dal Cielo...where you are family!

Three things to love about us:

Family-owned, family-operated, family winemaker...Dono dal Cielo is a FAMILY.Handcrafted boutique wines...specializing in brilliant Zinfandels.Wine Club available...offering exclusive promotions, events, tastings and more!

What makes us unique:

We are kid-friendly and dog-friendly. Our winery mascot of sorts, 100+ pound Pearl, is a Great Pyrenees with the heart of a saint. Because we are family owned and operated, we welcome families into the winery with open arms. With several prime picnic areas, including 2 gazebos (1 smaller for a more intimate feel and 1 large with several picnic tables), Dono is unpretentious and completely available to all that wish to enjoy the beauty of the vineyard and the delight of our wines.We have a fabulous line-up of local musicians, singer/songwriters and bands that offer FREE LIVE music - little mini-concerts - every Saturday afternoon. We also partner with local chefs and restaurants - focused on sustainable and organic farming - to host special chef demos and wine/food pairing events. The vibe in the winery is cool, casual charm...honoring our guests, our land, our vines and our passion for wine. Our tasting room staff is knowledgeable and welcoming and ready to serve so come discover what you\'ve been missing!

Our awards:

2014 Los Angeles International Wine Competition: 1 Silver Medal2014 East Meets West Wine Competition: 2 Bronze Medals2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition: 1 Silver Medal2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition: 2 Silver Medals; 1 Bronze Medal2013 National Wine Competition: 1 Silver Medal2012 Long Beach Grand Cru: 1 Silver Medal2012 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition: 1 Bronze Medal2012 Grand Harvest Awards: 1 Bronze Medal2010 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition: 1 Silver Medal2010 Grand Harvest Awards: 1 Bronze Medal2009 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition: 1 Bronze Medal2009 Grand Harvest Awards: 1 Bronze Medal2009 West Coast Wine Competition: 1 Bronze Medal2008 California State Fair: 1 Silver Medal2007 West Coast Wine Competition: 1 Gold Medal2007 Grand Harvest Awards: 1 Gold Medal2007 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition: 1 Silver Medal

  Days and hours open

Thu12:00 PM5:00 PM
Fri12:00 PM5:00 PM
Sat12:00 PM5:00 PM
Sun12:00 PM5:00 PM

  • Casual
  • Good For Groups
  • Hidden Gem
  • Rustic
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Run
  • Good for Kids
  • Small & Quaint
  • Chardonnay
  • Viognier
  • Zinfandel
  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Rose
  • Blends
  • Petite Sirah
  • Food Available
  • Barrel Sampling
  • Event Space
  • Outdoor Area
  • Private Tasting
  • Food/Wine Pairings
  • Picnic Sites
  • Ability to Purchase Wine
  • Limo Friendly



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