Canihan Winery

Priority Wine Pass holders will enjoy the $45 vineyard visit & tasting fee waived for up to 2 guests with a purchase of any 3 bottles.

$90.00 Savings

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Canihan Winery
Phone: (707) 343-8787
Hours: We are closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, and New Years’ Day.
Our tour & tasting experiences are each personalized. Let us know what you are most interested in and we will design an experience just for you!

Some flight ideas:
Current releases Flight: Sparkling Wine, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir & Syrah
Library Flight: enjoy a 5-year vertical of Pinot or Syrah! A deep dive into mother nature’s influence.

Enjoy your flight at a shaded picnic table in the middle of our certified organic, 30-year-old vineyard, or inside our 140-year old barn adjacent to the vineyard.
Tastings are private and generally last 60-75 minutes. We look forward to hosting you and sharing some great wine.
To set your reservation or to reach out with any other inquiries please call/text 707-343-8787 or email

Canihan Winery is located on the border of Sonoma Coast and Carneros Appellations. So that means it offers cool ocean breezes, fog, and the perfect conditions for grapes. This is an easy one to drive by, but trust us when we say you’ll be very glad you discovered this gem. The wines are world-class. Seriously some of the best Pinot Noirs and Syrahs we’ve ever tasted.

Tastings are private so that means reservations are required for a visit. It also means you’ll get to sit down with owner and winemaker Bill Canihan as he explains his organic wine making process. The tasting takes place in an outdoor country style setting making it feel laid back and welcoming.

The wines found at Canihan Winery are testament to both the terroir and Bill Canihan’s winemaking process. His organic management processes like dry-farming, cane-pruning shows his attention to detail. They also hand harvest the fruit to ensure grapes are at their peak ripeness. When it comes to production time he uses naturally occurring native yeast which all combines to create his elegant wine.

We’ve named this as one of the best wineries in Sonoma since it offers great wines and great conversation in a very intimate setting.

Known for:

  • Cabernet Franc
  • Pinot Noir
  • Rosé
  • Sparkling Wine
  • Syrah/Shiraz
  • Viognier


  • Accepts Large Groups
  • Family Friendly
  • Organic
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Social Distancing Friendly


When you save people money, you tend to get a lot of fans!

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