Tasting room hours: 10:00am to 5:00pm daily.
Why go: Several excellent red wines.
BR Cohn Winery is located 10 to 15 minutes north of downtown Sonoma on Highway 12 in Glen Ellen, an area where you will find several winery tasting rooms worth visiting. The tasting room is open to walk-ins and the service is friendly and efficient. Wines currently offered include Pinot Gris, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Malbec, Sangiovese, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel and Cabernet Sauvignon. They also produce a Port and Rosé.
The Gourmet Shop, located next to the tasting room, offers several versions of their olive oil, including flavored oils and oils intended specifically for dipping.
BR Cohn Winery was founded by Bruce R. Cohn, manager of the Doobie Brothers band since the 1970’s. The winery was sold in 2015 to Vintage Wine Estates in nearby Santa Rosa. Other notable Vintage brands: Clos Pegas, Cosentino Winery, Swanson Vineyards, Delectus Winery.