A photo of whiskey at a Sonoma County distillery

More than Wine: Visit a Sonoma County Distillery

When one thinks of Sonoma, the first thing that probably comes to mind is world-class wineries. However, there’s more to discover when you visit this Northern California town, and El Dorado Hotel & Kitchen is the perfect place to call home base. You’ll be near some of the top spas, hiking trails, and area parks. You’ll also be close to some of the other businesses in Sonoma County producing top-notch beverages like a top-notch distillery.

Embark on a Self-Guided Distillery Tour

If you are looking for something unique and fun to add to your itinerary, go on a tour of distilleries nearby. Each one is different and sure to be a crowd-pleaser.

Prohibition Spirits

Opened by a husband and wife team, this distillery with a tasting room in Sonoma Plaza is known for its limoncello. The tasting menu is full of spirits ranging from gins to specialty liqueurs. 

Hanson of Sonoma

Producing handcrafted vodka, this family-owned distillery uses organic grapes and organic ingredients. Reserve your spot in the tasting room to try craft cocktails made with their spirits. 

Griffo Distillery

Located in nearby Petaluma, Griffo opened its doors in 2015. This distillery has merged craft and science to produce small-batch, premium spirits like vodka, gin, and whiskey.

Napa Valley Distillery

This distillery focuses on producing rare and unique cocktail ingredients, spirits, and bottled cocktails. There are three locations, each with unique experiences, so there is plenty to explore and try. 

Sonoma Distilling Company

This Rohnert Park distillery was one of the first 200 distilleries to open in the county and is a pioneer whiskey producer in the state. Visit the distillery and taste for yourself why this distillery is at the top of its class. 

Discover All Wine Country Has to Offer

A photo of food at a hotel restaurant near a Sonoma County distillery. From wineries to distilleries to outdoor adventures, Sonoma County has something for everyone. Be close to it all by booking your stay at El Dorado Hotel & Kitchen in Sonoma. Located in Sonoma Square, our hotel, with 27 cozy rooms, is the ideal place to unwind after a day of exploring. We have all the amenities you could ever want when staying at a boutique hotel. Enjoy delicious on-site dining from El Dorado Kitchen or El Dorado Cantina after taking a dip in the solar-heated pool. Learn more about booking your stay or special offers by calling 707-996-3030.