About Us

"Quality has always been the number one priority for River Road Family Vineyards and Winery, and on behalf of our entire family, we will continue that commitment to producing quality wines at an excellent value to our loyal customers."
– Ron Rubin, Owner, River Road Family Vineyards and Winery

Located in Green Valley of Russian River Valley, a sub-appellation of Russian River Valley in Sonoma County, River Road Family Vineyards and Winery is a family owned and operated winery committed to producing exceptional wines. Our wines are sourced from both estate-owned and local family-owned vineyards to bring you a beautiful experience that expresses the unique character of the varietals, vineyards and people behind the wines.

A Commitment to Quality

Since 1976, quality has always been a top priority in our wines and vineyards. Our dedicated winemaking team, led by winemaker Joe Freeman, carries out this tradition with a winemaking philosophy that offers a balance of passion and precision. Joe's approach has spearheaded our commitment to delivering the highest quality of wines at a great value.
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Good Will and Social Responsibility

Founded in 1988, Food For Thought is a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to serving the nutritional needs of Sonoma County residents living with HIV/AIDS and other critical illnesses. FFT provides free weekly groceries including canned and boxed food, frozen prepared meals, fresh produce, nutritional supplements, vitamins, and whatever other goodies are on hand, for as long as these services are needed. They offer support in English and Spanish.

They currently provide food to men, women, and dependent children. While many clients are able to select their food at their beautiful facility, more than 1/3 of their clients receive delivery service because they are home-bound due to ill health or lack of transportation.nutritional supplements, and vitamins for people severely affected by AIDS.
Our impact since 2012: $30,861.28.

During National Arts & Humanities Month in October 2013, River Road Family Vineyards and Winery supported the following nonprofit art museums that strengthen our communities through primary and secondary art education programs:

Santa Ana, California - Enriching lives through the world's finest arts and cultures.

Sacramento, California - Dedicated to promoting awareness and enthusiasm for human experience through art.

Charleston, South Carolina - Housing a premier collection of over 10,000 works of fine art, principally American works with a Charleston or Southern connection.

Fort Worth, Texas - Internationally renowned for both its collections and for its architecture.

Washington, DC – The Phillips Collection. America’s first museum of modern art. Exhibitions of superb works shown in an intimate setting.

Phoenix, Arizona - A vibrant destination for more than 50 years with festivals, live performances, independent art films and educational programs that enlighten, entertain and stimulate.

Seattle, Washington - With three dynamic locations, SAM been the center for world-class visual arts in the Pacific Northwest since 1933.

Green Valley of Russian River Valley

Green Valley of Russian River Valley, located within the acclaimed Russian River Valley, is one of the smallest appellations of Sonoma County. The coastal morning fog defines the region, which is often cooler than other parts of Russian River Valley, creating ideal growing conditions for Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. The fine sandy loam soils of Green Valley of Russian River Valley, referred to as "Goldridge" for its gold color, are sought-after for producing wines of the highest quality.
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