Policies, Procedures & FAQs - Benziger Family Winery | Benziger Wine Clubs
Visiting FAQs

We are incorporating new standards to prioritize the safety of our guests and employees.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the Estate!

Are you open to the public? +

Yes, we have are currently open Thursday- Monday. Walk-ins welcome at our main bar for groups of 8 or less. Groups of 9 or more require an advanced reservation. Seated Tastings and Tours are also available with an advanced reservation. Visit our Tours & Tastings page for more information on the various types of experiences we offer.

Are you open during the holidays? +

We will be closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day to allow our staff to spend time with their families. We are closed at 2pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.

Am I allowed to bring outside food or drink on property? +

No, outside food and beverage is not allowed.

Are dogs allowed? +

Leashed dogs are welcome in the main Tasting Room and outdoor areas. Due to space limitations, dogs are not allowed at indoor tastings and tours. We ask that the dog remain on the leash the entire time.

Do I have to wear a mask? +

Masks are required indoors, unless actively eating or drinking, regardless of vaccination status.

Can we see the animals? +

The sheep and cows at Benziger are an integral part of our Bidoynamically-farmed estate. we love seeing them roam the vineyards in the spring when they do a fantastic job of naturally weeding and fertilizing the land, but unfortunately we are unable offer a petting experience with our animals.

What is your cancellation policy? +

We ask that you cancel 24 hours prior to your reservation to avoid a no-show charge. If you have booked a reservation and do not show, we will charge the total price of your tasting. Please note, if you arrive more than 15 minutes late for your reservation, we cannot guarantee your appointment and you may be subject to a no-show charge.

How will I know my request for a reservation has been booked? +

If you are able to submit a reservation for a date and time on our website, that slot will be on hold for you until our Guest Services team is able to review, accept and officially book your tasting. Confirmation emails will be sent at 11:30 pm every night once the reservation is booked. You can also review the status of your reservation by logging in to your account and clicking on “My Reservations”.

What are you doing to disinfect between tastings? +

Our wine bars and tables are being wiped down with disinfectant wipes each morning and after every tasting appointment throughout the day.

Are children allowed? +

Children are allowed to accompany an adult in the tasting room. We kindly request guests to be 21 and older for all Seated Tastings and Tours.

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Wine Clubs

Looking for exclusive access to Biodynamic, organic and sustainable wines? Want special offers, complimentary tours, and invitations to winery parties, dinners, and events? Browse our different club options, or contact us directly at wineclub@benziger.com to learn more about joining our club today!