Experience warmth and casual elegance paired with award-winning wines and cuisine at this hilltop venue!
Sample unparalleled wines with views to match at this enchanting vineyard perched on the top of Rancho California Road in beautiful Temecula Wine Country. The winery’s hilltop vantage point offers visitors an outstanding view of the Valley and its spectacular sunsets.
Named Avensole, (a hybrid of the Italian “avventura,” meaning “adventure” and “sole,” meaning “one-of-a-kind” or “matchless) by the Lytton family, who bought the property in 2014, the winery has a lovely hilltop restaurant, elegant tasting room and a one-of-a-kind wedding venue. Relax on the tasting room patio by the pond or walk the grounds and enjoy the fabulous landscaping.
Explore the estate vineyards which produce Avensole’s award-winning varietals and proprietary blends. Avensole wines are created in the New World California style with an emphasis on Zinfandel. The 16-acre vineyard produces Cabernet Sauvignon, Muscat Canelli, Old Vine Zinfandel, Old Vine Cabernet Sauvignon, “Heritage” Zinfandel and Gewürztraminer grapes.
Spend time at the tasting room and enjoy a glass, flight of wines and sangria from an extensive list of offerings. Next door to the tasting room is the production facility where Avensole’s winemaker carefully crafts high-quality wines that rival those from around the world.
Inspired by culinary innovation and seasonal offerings, the Avensole Winery Restaurant is where food and wine are shared and celebrated. With delightfully evolving menus and award-winning wines, guests can indulge in a unique dining adventure each time they visit. The restaurant also offers craft beers and cocktails. Enjoy lunch or dinner on the patio paired with views of the tranquil pond and vineyards. Reservations are recommended. Call (951)-252-2003 x301.
Guests may expand their palates via Avensole’s various wine clubs. All include bottle shipments, complimentary tastings and invitations to members-only events and dinners.
Avensole Winery is also the ideal wedding venue to say “I do.” In fact, The Knot awarded Avensole its “Hall of Fame” designation for the years of excellence in creating weddings. The beautifully manicured ceremony lawn and reception site complement the array of picturesque stone patios, walkways, garden-lined park and pond. With its elegant gazebo, ballroom, patio and unique bride and groom suites, Avensole offers unparalleled refinement and charm for the perfect rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony and reception.
Avensole invites one and all to experience excellent food, wine and hospitality. The tasting room is open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; enjoy live music on weekends. The winery is at 34567 Rancho California Road. Call (951) 252-2003 or visit avensolewinery.com.
*Two For One Wine Tasting
Located in Temecula
34567 Rancho California Rd.
Temecula, CA 92592