Riverstar Vineyards has been a fixture on the Pleasant Valley Wine Trail since 2001. Always family owned and operated, the Reinertson family has been continuing the Riverstar Vineyard traditions since 2016. Working with winemaker Steve Martell, the Riverstar team is carrying the big, bold and beautifully crafted wines forward through today and into the future.
There are 36 acres of grapes, cabernet sauvignon and sauvignon blanc, which are used to produce our wines. Current wine releases include rosé, petite sirah, zinfandel, syrah, unique red blends and dessert wines. Twenty-two acres of fruit were replanted in spring 2021 with syrah, petite sirah, tempranillo and zinfandel.
The wine is a big taste of all that Riverstar offers. Events, picnics, family gatherings and a vacation rental round out the wine tasting experience. Bring a picnic lunch for pairing with your favorite or a newly recommended Riverstar wine and enjoy the scenery.
Join the Stargazers Wine Club and get free tastings for you and your guests, great discounts on wine all year long, invitations to pick-up parties, winemaker dinners and special events and discounts for the vacation rental and merchandise. The wine club ships wine in May and December and you can choose a three, six or 12 bottle shipment and red or white wine or a mix of both.
Concerts, dinners, weddings and more
The winery is a destination for weddings and other events. Upcoming Riverstar events include:
- Saturday, September 18, 5:30-8:30 p.m. is a great show by SLO County locals, The Blimp Pilots, playing rock music from the 60s, 70s and beyond. Bring blankets, lawn chairs, the kids and the dog. Riverstar wines available by the glass or bottle; no outside alcohol. Food for purchase by The Sandwich Truck.
- Saturday, October 9th, 6 p.m. is the Harvest Dinner pairing Riverstar wines with a locally sourced four-course dinner prepared by Chef Kyle Bacca.
Looking for the perfect setting for your wedding? Can’t get much better than over an acre of lush green garden and a pergola with a breathtaking view to frame your ceremony. Enjoy an intimate dinner and dancing under the romantic strings of lights on the tasting room rustic patio. A barn-style event room and outdoor area accommodates up to 50 people. Booking includes sole access to the estate the day before and day of the wedding, as well as a discounted stay in The Ranch onsite vacation rental. Staging area for live music is also available.
The Ranch is a three bedroom, two bath home tucked away in the gently rolling hills of the property, surrounded by trees, roses, lavender, rosemary, a small orchard, acres of grapevines and amazing sunsets. Cook your own meals in the kitchen or on the barbecue. Enjoy morning coffee or afternoon wine while strolling around the land listening to birds and watching the wildlife. Excellent restaurants are just a short 15 minute drive.
Family and dog-friendly Riverstar Vineyard is located at 7450 Estrella Road, San Miguel, CA. The tasting room is open Fri-Sun 11 a.m.-5 p.m. by appointment. Walk-ins are welcome upon availability. To make reservations, for more information about wine, events, or The Ranch rental call (805) 467-0086 or visit riverstarvineyards.com.