This type of tour is called “Wine Your Way” because you get to personalize your wine tasting experience. You may want to sample wines, purchase a glass of your favorite wine, or split a bottle with your group.
If you enjoy music and wine, this may be the perfect tour for your. Have you ever heard of the band Tool? Pucifer? A Perfect Circle? Well, the lead singer from those bands is a guy by the name of James Maynard Keenan and he owns Merkin Vineyard / Caduceus Cellars right here in Jerome.
On this incredible wine tour not only will you have the opportunity to sample wines from over five tastings rooms all within a few blocks of one another, but you also get to enjoy historic Jerome, which at one time was one of the wildest town in the American west. From it’s vantage point of nearly 5,500 feet in elevation you can see just the most amazing and expansive views of Sedona’s red rocks, great for those of you that like panoramic photos.
While we are in Jerome, we shall share with you aspects of the history of the area while we are wandering from tasting room to tasting room. There are plenty of interesting shops to explore in-between your tastings if you desire. Here enjoy a leisurely stroll among the areas many art galleries and historic buildings; or visit the Gold King Mining Museum
Hungry? May we suggest taking a break at The Haunted Hamburger, in our opinion they make the best burger in the state. If you wish you may even extend your tour to include dinner at The Asylum, where you may see a ghost during your meal (additional charges for time over fours hours).
The tasting rooms included in this tour include:
• Jerome Winery
• Caduceus Cellars
• Cellar 433 (formally Bitter Creek Winery)
• Echo Canyon Winery
• Passion Cellars
This is a vehicle based tour in a fully enclosed and climate controlled tour vehicle and lasts 4 hours and is just $140 per adult. Since you choose how you would like to enjoy the wine during the tour, the cost of wine is not included. Wine tastings are typically between $5-$15 not including tips.