Iron Hub Winery

About

Nestled on a hilltop with the prettiest view in Amador’s Shenandoah Valley, the new Iron Hub Winery produces handcrafted estate bottled wines. Our new tasting room and outdoor patio provide a picturesque setting for your tasting experience. Owner / winemaker, Tom Jones, employs a careful vineyard-to-bottle winemaking approach, resulting in balanced and elegant wines that showcase the distinctive characteristics of our vineyards. Visit our beautiful winery where you can taste both white and red wines and picnic with the perfect view. Schedule a vineyard tour and tasting for early in the day at info@ironhubwines.com.

Location Description

Located in the picturesque foothills east of Sacramento with a spectacular view of the Sierras.

Contact

Fax: (209) 245-3280

Features

  • Filled with natural light the new tasting room offers a commanding view of the Shenandoah Valley and the Sierra. A large patio offers exceptional picnicking opportunities and artisan deli food is available for purchase.
  • Iron Hub owns its bottling line and visitors are welcome to watch. Visitors may also observe each phase of wine making across the seasons, beginning in the vineyards during spring and to crush in the fall.
  • Varietals include Sauvignon Blanc, Rosé, Chardonnay, Barbera, Grenache, Sangiovese, Zinfandel, Syrah, Aglianico

Additional Information

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Average Bottle Price

$ 25

Winemaker

Tom Jones, M.S.
Proprietor & Winemaker

Raised in Northern California, Tom graduated from University of California, Davis in the 1980s with a BS in Geology and a Master of Science degree in Enology & Viticulture. Tom was the founding winemaker for his family’s winery, Lava Cap Winery, in Placerville, California. For over thirty years, Tom has developed an approach to winemaking that blends science, art, and respect for the rich complexity of each grape varietal. Consistently sophisticated and well-structured, his wines have a bold and elegant style and have earned international acclaim.

History

Premium wines by winemaker Tom Jones, handcrafted at the original Amador Foothill Winery site.
Tom and Beth Jones purchased the 33-acre property in late summer 2014.
The property includes hillside vineyards in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley AVA of California.
The new tasting room opened in December 2017.

The Team

Owner / Winemaker Tom Jones
Winemaker Assistant Spencer Jones
Owner Beth Jones

Estate Vineyards / AVA

Shenandoah Valley, Amador County, California

Awards

2015 Sauvignon Blanc | Silver, 2018 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
2015 Chardonnay | Silver, 2018 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
2014 Sangiovese | Silver, 2018 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
2014 Barbera | Silver, 2018 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
2014 Grenache | 90 Points from Wine Enthusiast, March 2018 Issue
2014 Old Vine Zinfandel | 91 Points from Wine Enthusiast, May 2018 Issue
2014 Syrah | 91 Points from Wine Enthusiast, May 2018 Issue
2014 Resolute | Gold, 2018 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
2014 Barbera | 90 Points from Wine Enthusiast, June 2018 Issue
2014 Sangiovese |89 Points from Wine Enthusiast, June 2018 Issue

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Hours

Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday 11 am to 5 pm

Address

12500 Steiner Rd
Plymouth, California 95669
United States

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