Row of wine glasses on barrel in winery cellar

You Need to Visit Rubino Winery for the Best Blends and Bubbly

Rubino Winery offers the most diverse tasting experience in Livermore Valley! This business is owned by three families who are all dedicated to creating a one-of-a-kind experience for each guest. Rubino Estates Winery offers six different tasting options. Duck boat tours and bocce ball are just a couple of the unique activities you can find! This winery is a 20-minute drive from the Purple Orchid, which makes it a great place to spend the afternoon. Request a copy of our complimentary Livermore Vacation Guide for further recommendations on what to do during your trip! 

Different Ways to Taste at Rubino Winery 

In the Tasting Room

Rubino Estates Winery stands apart thanks to their diverse tasting experiences. However, this winery has traditional offerings, too! The general tastings range from $15 to $20 and include seven samples from the Reserve Collection or the Estate Vineyard. 

Select the Barrel Room tasting for a more personalized experience! Enjoy an hour and a half private tasting that includes a variety of blends and bites. The Portfolio Tasting is Rubino Winery’s premier offering! This hour-long tasting allows guests to learn more about the wines from a staff expert, sip only the best blends, snack, and socialize. Become a wine club member to receive a discount! 

On the Bocce Ball Court

Reserve the bocce ball court at Rubino Winery for your Northern California bachelorette party! On Saturdays and Sundays, guests can reserve the bocce ball court during three different time slots. This is a great afternoon activity that pairs well with wine! 

Take a Duck Boat Tour

The Duck Boat Tour is perhaps the most unique tasting experience Rubino Winery offers! Ride around the vineyard in a duck boart and receive a guided tour, wine flight, and delicious food pairings! Keep in mind that this tour is only available for groups of eight to 14 that have an appointment. 

Taste More of Livermore Valley

A trip to Livermore wouldn’t be complete without a trip to a winery. If Rubino Winery leaves you wanting more, consider these Livermore wine tasting tours! Here are a few of our favorites:

Bring a Bottle Back to the Purple Orchid 

Three women enjoying a meal paired with wine during a girls wine weekend getaway in Livermore Valley at the Purple Orchid Resort & Spa.

Unwind back at the Purple Orchid after an afternoon of sipping at Rubino Winery. Our Livermore Valley lodging offers luxurious guest rooms, first-class amenities, a spa, and several vacation packages. It’s always more fun to attend a wine tasting with friends, so consider our Friends Getaway Package! This experience includes:

  • One night of lodging
  • Spectacular garden and olive orchard views from every room and/or deck
  • Outdoor pool/hot tub access with chaise lounges and patio furniture to relax
  • Gathering hour with wine, artisan cheeses, estate olive oil, and light hors d’oeuvres
  • One bottle of California sparkling wine
  • One 50-minute spa treatment per guest (select from $110-valued service)
  • Breakfast in the morning
  • Full concierge service

Browse our availability to book this deal! 

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