Try a sip of Arizona wine history! The oldest commercial vineyard and winery in Arizona, Sonoita Vineyards has been making award-winning wine since 1974.
Dr. Gordon Dutt, founder and original winemaker at Sonoita Vineyards and retired soil scientist from the University of Arizona, along with Blake Brophy established the first experimental vineyard on the Ignacio de Babocomari Ranch in Southern Arizona back in 1973.
Thirty years after planting their first vineyard, Sonoita Vineyards continues a fine tradition of producing highly rated wines. Highlighting the flavors unique to the Sonoita Appellation, Sonoita Vineyards has gained critical acclaim for excellent wines and great values.
The owners invite you to enjoy the vineyards, pursue the gift shop, see the barrel room, and enjoy a glass of wine. In addition to daily tastings, Sonoita Vineyards hosts events throughout the year. Ranging from small private affairs and large weddings to their own massive HarvestFest celebration.