We can't wait to see you at the Tasting Room
3 Randolph St.
Sutter Creek, CA 95685
(209) 267-8114 TR
Meet the Team
Carolyn Hoffman, 1850 Tasting Room & Wine Club Manager
With both hospitality and winery experience which compliments her degree from the renowned Le Cordon Bleu California Culinary Academy in San Francisco, Carolyn brings a unique experience to visitors in our Tasting Room. Having grown up in Calaveras County, Carolyn brings a breadth of knowledge of the Sierra Foothill region and of Sutter Creek where the 1850 Wine Cellars Tasting Room resides. In addition to her duties as Tasting Room Manager, Carolyn runs the Wine Club and plans events.
Guy Franzi, 1850 Tasting Room Associate
Guy (pronounced ghee) grew up in the rural coastal communities of Marin County California, a self-proclaimed cowboy, he learned meat cutting at an early age, be coming a journeymen butcher at the age of 16. The grocery business provided him the ability to go to school and with this knowledge and sound grocery background, he became vice president general manager of the Bay Area’s premier food retailer, Petrini Enterprises. His two greatest passions are soccer and wine. He has been a integral part 1850’s Tasting Room since day one
Sierra, Official Wine Dog
Sierra is GoldLine's fluffiest teammate. Named after the Sierra Foothills region, our golden-doodle loves playing catch, car rides, and coming along for wine tastings. Follow her journey as she grows up: Sierra the Wine Dog.