A small family vineyard located in the Tahoe National Forest and a winery dedicated to making wines of distinctive character from high elevation grapes. Welcome to Tryphon Vineyards.

 

Meet Our Wines

We specialize in making wines from Sierra Foothills grapes.  Our flagship wine is made from our estate grown Sangiovese which is planted at 3200 feet elevation in the Tahoe National Forest...


Who We Are

Mutual interest in many things…including love of wine…brought us together...a thirst for adventure and a tendency towards impulsivity made us winery owners...


Life on the Vineyard

 It's a challenge to grow grapes down the side of a mountain on rocky soils with little organic matter.  The weather up here can be harsh and the wildlife often poses challenges of its own...