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Upcoming Events

  1. Valentine’s Day Celebration

    Saturday & Sunday,
    February 10 & 11
    12:00 to 4:00 pm

    Valentine’s Day is becoming a tradition at Drytown Cellars.  Join […]

  2. Amador Vintners Event: Behind the Cellar Door

    Saturday & Sunday,
    March 3 & 4
    11:00 am to 4:00 pm

    If you’re looking for adventure this weekend, visit Drytown Cellars […]

  3. “Wet Ones” Spring Pickup Party

    Saturday & Sunday,
    April 28 & 29
    11:00 am to 4:30 pm

    Remember, each membership counts as two people. Bring some more […]

  4. Celebrate Spring Saturday May 20th, 2017

    Saturday, May 19
    11:00 am to 5:00 pm

    Put the date on your calendar for our 16th annual […]

Our History

A family affair

Winery site used to be part of the 400 acre cattle ranch owned by the Vaira family. The winery property is 40 acres and includes the original century-old farmhouse, barn and outbuildings.

The Kreutzer’s purchased the 40 acres in October 2000.

Drytown Cellars opened its doors in November 2001. Tasting room temporarily located at the farmhouse.

Winery construction began in May 2002.

Petite Sirah vineyard planed in July 2002.

Occupied newly constructed winery building October 2002.

Main winery building operating at over-capacity. Plans for new construction undertaken in April 2005.

Construction of Building 2 began in August 2005

Building 2 finished and added to bonded premises in January 2006

19.7 Kilowatt Solar System installed on Building 2 March 2006. We’re Green!

Added 2 acres petite syrah vineyard on southern orientation