Welcome to the Tasting Room at Testarossa Winery. Housed in the caves and cellars of the historic Novitiate Winery, Testarossa offers a lively and welcoming atmosphere for sampling some of California’s most sought-after Pinot Noir and Chardonnay.
Our staff excels at making you feel welcome, whether you’re a first time visitor or one of our Club Testarossa members. The setting is beautiful; the wines sensational. Join us to discover Silicon Valley’s best wine experience as voted by the readers of the San Jose Mercury News.
Groups larger than 9 people require reservations. Please see below, under Group Reservations, for details.
Also, a reminder to please be mindful that we are located in a residential neighborhood and to drive no faster than 20mph on College Avenue, surrounding streets and the winery premises.
Our historic Tasting Room is open every day from 11am to 5pm. We are only closed three days a year - Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Years Day. We offer two different tasting programs in our Tasting Room. The Cuvee Tasting is $10/person and features 4 wines. The Appellation/Single Vineyard Tasting is $20/person and features 5 single vineyard and appellation wines. As always, the tasting fee is refundable with wine purchases and Club Testarossa members always taste for free - one free tasting flight allowed per day on the premises.
Reservations for groups of 10 to 20 people are required. With your reservation you will have a reserved area of our tasting bar solely for your group lead by a dedicated Testarossa Ambassador to guide your party through the winery history and our acclaimed wines. The cost for a group tasting is $25 per person, non-refundable, for the guest count of the reservation. Each guest is given a $10 credit towards the purchase of a bottle of wine. Each person who signs up for the Club Testarossa Wine Club will receive a 25% discount for the day that can be used in the Tasting Room and Wine Bar 107. Exisiting Wine Club Members may use their current discount level for their entire party. Group reservations are accepted Mon-Thu from 11am - 2:30 pm and Fri-Sun, 11am only. To make a reservation for your group call us at 408-354-6150 x31 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For groups larger than 20 people, please contact our Events Department at 408-354-6150, X12.
Wine Bar 107:
Testarossa's Wine Bar 107 Patio is open for Winter hours from Thursdays through Sundays. Ancient sycamore trees and umbrellas shade the patio during the day and there are heaters and fire pits for those cool nights. We also have a new indoor location during inclement weather, so there are cozy places to relax come rain or come shine. Gourmet plates of artisan cheeses and cured meats are available, as well as wine by the glass or bottle. There is live music every Thursday and Friday evenings, as well as Saturdays. Visit Wine Bar 107's website for hours, music schedule and more specific information. Reservations are accepted for club members only, up to a total of 12 people.
Tour Testarossa's historic cellars and view the makings of a real working winery that has been continuously making wine since the late 19th Century. Guided tours begin in the Cave at the entrance to the Tasting Room and proceed through the cellars. Tours are part of the Artisan Wine and Cheese Experience which concludes with a private, salon-style tasting of five Testarossa wines paired to four selections of artisan cheeses. Reservations can be made online here.
Saturdays & Sundays - 11:30 am & 1:30 pm
Enjoy an intimate, private salon tasting personally hosted by a member of our esteemed wine education team.
Reservations are required 48 hours in advance.
You are welcome to enjoy a picnic on our patio providing there is not a private event in progress. Picnic tables are available on a first come/first served basis and are limited to one table per party. There is no outside food allowed in Wine Bar 107. No outside alcoholic beverages are allowed anywhere on the grounds. (you will just be disappointed!). More info
Los Gatos Winery and Tasting Room
300 College Avenue
Los Gatos, CA 95030
(do not send mail to this address)
Tasting Room 408-354-6150 ext. 21
Wine Bar 107 408-354-6150 ext. 22