You don’t have to go to Napa Valley for an incredible wine-filled vacation. The Pacific Northwest is known for its own amazing blends. Washington is surprisingly a warm wine-growing region, and its grapes rival California’s. If you want to try it out for yourself, head to a place like Jacob Williams Winery. This boutique winery will give you the ultimate wine tasting experience with sweeping views of the Gorge below. To plan the rest of your Columbia River Gorge getaway, get a copy of our complimentary Vacation Guide!
About Jacob Williams Winery
Located in the Columbia River Gorge, Jacob Williams Winery has been producing delectable blends since 2007. What started off as a small, temporary production facility has blossomed into an award-winning winery. Brad, the founder, and John, a 40+ year winemaking veteran, have been producing fine wines from the onsite vineyard.
Visiting the Winery
Jacob Williams Winery has a stunning tasting room. It couldn’t be located in a better spot. The tasting room overlooks the Columbia River, but that’s not all. You can see Mount Hood in the distance, and rolling fields full of grape vines add beautiful greenery to the landscape. You can spend hours sipping on your favorite wine and taking in the views.
Tasting isn’t all that is offered at the winery. You can also tour the property. Begin your tour with a wine tasting complimented by a charcuterie board. See the barrel room and production facility with one of the expert winemakers Each tour is kept small so it can be personalized. Our favorite part? A wine sample right out of the barrel!
When Is the Tasting Room Open?
The tasting room schedule varies depending on the time of year. The schedule is as follows:
March – November: Open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
June – September: Open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
December – February: Open Thursday – Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Each wine featured at Jacob Williams Winery is made in limited quantities so they can make sure each batch is of utmost quality. Because they are made in such small amounts, the list changes from time to time. Usually, there is chardonnay, cabernet sauvignon, pinot noir, merlot, syrah, cabernet franc, Zinfandel, and a special red blend.
Book Your Winery Getaway Today
Try out all our wineries in the Columbia River Gorge when you have a getaway at Carson Ridge Luxury Cabins! Our excellent location is close enough to explore everything in the Gorge yet set back far enough to be a private retreat. Get yourself a bottle of wine at Jacob Williams Winery to open with your sweetheart on your private porch after a soak in the jetted tub. Browse our luxurious cabins to start planning your getaway. Each comes complete with our outstanding amenities including a delicious breakfast to start your day off right. Book your stay today!