When people think of California wines, Temecula, Paso Robles, and Santa Barbara pop to mind first. But no need to travel far as you can go wine tasting and sample award-winning vintages right here in Orange County. Giracci Vineyards and Farms Silverado: Award-winning vintages produces in the serene vineyard. Hamilton Oaks Vineyard Trabuco Canyon: Created with handcrafted winemaking equipment and aged in French Oak Barrels, Hamilton Oaks Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon are exquisite as are the Barbera and Mélange Du Sud.
Laguna Canyon Winery Laguna Beach: Their focus is on producing fruit forward premium style wines with unique character and taste. Tasting room on Laguna Canyon Road. Pozzuoli Vineyard & Winery Tustin. This family winery produces about 500 cases/year specializing in red varietal blends, rosato & white wines.