Sacramento in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
James Frasinetti, an Italian immigrant, founded this winery in 1897. Frasinetti’s is the oldest family owned and operated wine producer in the Sacramento Valley. At its peak, the winery had over 400 acres of grapes.
Today, grapes have disappeared from this area and the winery is back to the original six acres. This winery produces varietal wines that combine old world traditions with the improved methods of today.
Erected 2007 by E Clampus Vitus, New Helvetia Chapter No.5.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Notable Places. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical date for this entry is February 17, 2007.
Location. 38° 29.383′ N, 121° 23.698′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Marker can be reached from Frasinetti Road near Florin Road. Marker is mounted on a base to the right of the entrance to the wine tasting room and retail shop. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7395 Frasinetti Road, Sacramento CA 95828, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Florin (approx. half a mile away); James Rutter (approx. 2 miles away); The Guy West Bridge (approx. 5.2 miles away); Five Mile Station (approx. 5.2 miles away); Elitha Cumi Donner - Wilder (approx. 5.6 miles away); "Hoboken and This is No Jokin" (approx. 5.7 miles away); You Are Remembered – Rest In Peace (approx. 5.8 miles away); Re-Internment Site For New Helvetia Cemetery (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sacramento.
Also see . . . History of the Winery. Frasinetti Winery was founded on the southern edge of Sacramento, California in 1897. The anniversary marks 112 years of wine production, making Frasinetti the oldest family-owned and operated wine producer in the Sacramento Valley (Submitted on May 31, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 27, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,911 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 18, 2020, by Steven Armstrong of Sacramento, California. 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 27, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 5, 6. submitted on June 2, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 7, 8, 9. submitted on May 27, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 10. submitted on July 18, 2020, by Steven Armstrong of Sacramento, California. 11. submitted on May 27, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 12. submitted on June 2, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.