Riaza Wines

San Joaquin Valley

The downtown tasting room pours Spanish varietals that only recently were discovered to grow like mad in the Lodi sun.

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Nearby San Joaquin Valley attractions

1. Jeremy Wine Co


Friendly folk in this brass- and wood-fitted tasting room downtown pour a bright fruit-forward Sangiovese.

3. d’Art

3.14 MILES

Helen and Dave Dart's bold Cabernet Sauvignon is as fun and inviting as the tasting room. Tasting fee refunded with purchase.

4. Japanese Garden

3.41 MILES

This garden is the brainchild of gardener 'Duke' Yoshimura, who was born in Sacramento and educated in Japan. He later served in the US armed forces…

5. Jessie’s Grove

3.75 MILES

With its summer concert series and very long history, this is an anchor of Lodi wine producers. There's a new tasting room downtown on E Locust St.

6. Micke Grove Regional Park & Zoo

3.78 MILES

For the seriously underage, Lodi’s Micke Grove Regional Park and Zoo is a good stop, with a water play area, hissing cockroaches and some barking sea…

7. Harney Lane

4.46 MILES

A sweet family outfit that’s been around Lodi forever; their Tempranillo is an overachiever. Tasting fee refunded with purchase.

8. LangeTwins

4.94 MILES

The Viognier and reserve blends are worth the 7-mile drive north of town to this state-of-the-art steel-and-redwood winery.