The Restaurants

Taste Restaurant


Amador County’s best dining experience is on Main Street, Plymouth, the gateway to the Amador Wine Country.  Taste has been selected as one of the Top 100 Wine Restaurants in America by Wine Enthusiast Magazine. Now in their sixth year at the Barbera Festival, come celebrate with us this local culinary treasure.



Vendage & Co

Vendage-logo Vendage-Kefta

This veteran of the Bay Area and local regional culinary scene is known for her fresh, locally sourced flavors. For the Barbera Festival, Chef Carolyn Kumpe is preparing and Oak-Fired, Grilled Assortment of Globally Spiced kabobs specially designed to pair with a full-bodied Barbera, Kefta (middle eastern spiced ground sirloin with turmeric-cucumber yogurt sauce), Hawaiian Huli Huli chicken with pineapple, bacon and a sweet and salty soy-honey marinade, and Lemony Garlic Herbed Greek Yogurt Spring Vegetables with Harissa.


Teresa’s Place


Teresa’s Place is an authentic, premier family-owned Italian restaurant. Boasting five generations, the family has been a long-time supporter, and attendee favorite, of the Barbera Festival. Traditional Italian cuisine and Barbera are a natural pairing! Past offerings include Sliced Tuscan Pork Loin or Grilled Chicken Breast with Pesto Pasta, Fresh Garden Salad with Garlic Bread, Straccia Italia Gelato, Lemon Sorbeto, and Blackberry Sorbeto.


RC Pizza Wagon 530-300-7366


Handcrafted pizzas featuring toppings for any palate, including these Barbera-friendly favorites:  Clinton Pesto, Bacon, Sun Dried Tomatoes, Chicken & Mozzarella; Red Hill Slow Smoked Pulled Pork, Mushrooms, Red Onions, Mozzarella & BBQ Sauce Drizzle; Lucky Queen White Sauce, Red Onion, Artichoke, Bacon, Chicken & Mozzarella; Fremont Red Sauce, Pepperoni, Sausage, Olive, Mushroom & Cheese Blend; Sun Dried Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Olive, Red Onion & Mozzarella . Still have room for more? We will be featuring a dessert pizza with Volcano Gold Pear, Gorgonzola & Honey Drizzle or Amador Star Nutella & Fresh Strawberries.


Sites with local dining listings:

Amador Council of Tourism

El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce