Fremont’s Best Kept Secret
Nestled in the heart of the Bay Area, Fremont, California is home to the picturesque Mission Peak. This beautiful mountain is a popular hiking destination for locals and visitors alike. But did you know that the terrain is also home to a beautiful vineyard called Mission Peak Wine?
Located off Mill Creek Road in Fremont, Mission Peak Wine is a woman-owned and operated vineyard that specializes in producing high-quality, small-batch wines. The vineyard’s location on the north side of the peak provides a unique microclimate that is ideal for growing grapes, resulting in wines that are full of flavor and character.
Wine Club Members can enjoy a variety of wine tastings and tours, which offer an opportunity to learn about the vineyard’s history. The winery produces a range of varietals, including Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc, and Pinot Noir. Guests can sample the wines in the vineyard’s tasting room, which offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains and rolling hills.
In addition to its wine offerings, Mission Peak Wine also hosts a variety of events throughout the year, including workshops and experiences. Visitors can enjoy delicious food and wine pairings while taking in the vineyard’s breathtaking views and relaxed atmosphere.
But the vineyard’s connection to Mission Peak goes beyond just its name. The owners are passionate about preserving the rich history of the land and the surrounding area. Located on the property is a barn that dates back to the 1800’s that houses rescue horses, a barn cat, and the occasional raccoon.
Overall, Mission Peak Wine is a hidden gem tucked into the beautiful rolling hills of the East Bay. Its unique location on Mission Peak, combined with its commitment to sustainable practices and passion for winemaking, make it a must-visit destination for wine lovers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. So the next time you’re in Fremont, be sure to hike the Peak and stop by this beautiful estate for a *taste of their delicious wines and a glimpse into their dedication to preserving the beauty of the mountain and its surroundings. *Please note, wine tastings are only available for Wine Club members.