The Lounge




We look forward to visiting with you again!

To Reserve a tasting, please click the button below – See you Soon

The Lounge is open Sunday – Thursday 11am-6pm, Friday & Saturday 12pm-6:30pm for wine pickup, inside and outside tasting, wine-by-the-glass, and retail sales.

We look forward to seeing you!

We believe the thumbprint Hospitality Team is the BEST in our industry. We strive to provide a fun, relaxed and informational tasting experience. When possible our winemaker may greet you, tell you some of his amazing stories and welcome you to our ‘thumbprint family’. We promise he doesn’t bite and he’s had all of his shots – just in case.

Guest Requirements

•  Reservations are recommended, however not required. We will do our best to accommodate walk-ins in a timely manner.

•  The Lounge has air-conditioned, seated indoor service. Our deck is perfect for those of you ‘outdoorsy’ types. We are dog-friendly to friendly dogs.

•  We realize we are still dealing with Covid variants. Cleaning safety protocols are still in affect; including but not limited to cleaning all furniture between guests and having our Team wash their hands frequently. Our staff will gladly take time off if they are not feeling well and we will miss them. This is for your safety and that of the rest of our Team.

•   We look forward to seeing you all now that we are open for inside and outside service! Remember, if you are experiencing any COVID-19 or variant symptoms or do not feel well, please stay home and rest. We wish you a speedy recovery!

•  Reservations may be made in advance by clicking the button below or by calling  (707-433-2393).

Currently Pouring

4 wine flight $30 | 6 wine flight $40

~ each tasting fee is waived with 2 bottles purchased ~


2022 Rosé of Cabernet Franc

López Family Vineyard | Alexander Valley $12 | $45

passion fruit, fresh guava, bright acidity


2021 Pinot Noir

Four Clone | Russian River Valley – $17 | $64

bright strawberry, hibiscus tea, subtle anise

Silver medal | 2022 Harvest Fair


2021 Zinfandel

Mazzoni Clone | Dry Creek Vineyard – $15 | $55

cherry, fresh strawberry, cocoa nib


2018 Redacted

Sonoma County Red Blend | Alexander Valley – $18 | $66

75%% Syrah, 13% Zinfandel, 12% Carignane

subtle cherry aroma, raspberry, sophisticated spice


2018 Cabernet Franc

Rammazzoti Vineyard | Alexander Valley – $16 | $60

dark cherry, spiced raspberry, sage, and subtle oak


2015 Sculptured Cellars

Cabernet Sauvignon

Knights Valley | Sonoma County Red Blend – $21 | $110

rich cocoa, refined tannin structure, complex oak

Double Gold Medal (98pts) | North of the Gate Wine Competition


Our cheese boards are locally sourced and can be purchased for your enjoyment. Members receive a complimentary local provisions cheese board during their visit. Love the outdoors? Come by and enjoy a tasting on our Outdoor Oasis.

Curious to know more? Contact us here.

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Visiting The Lounge

Conveniently located in Historic Downtown Healdsburg, the thumbprint cellars Lounge offers a relaxed vibe. Our extraordinary wines are crafted exclusively using Sonoma County grapes.


102 Matheson Street, Healdsburg, CA 95448

To reserve a tasting, please click the Reservations button below

Sonoma County’s Original Wine Tasting Lounge

Downtown Healdsburg, CA

In November 2004, Scott and Erica Lindstrom-Dake designed and built their first tasting room (aka the Lounge) which became the 7th tasting room in Downtown Healdsburg and the first – and ORIGINAL tasting Lounge. The comfortable, elegant, approachable, and friendly vibe made The  lounge the first of its kind. The concept was a hit and guests continued to ask for more thumbprint wines.


In 2009, the Original Lounge was relocated to its current location at 102 Matheson Street. The larger space, refreshed and updated look provides enough to room to accommodate events, yet maintains the intimate and eclectic atmosphere that Scott and Erica always intended.


We look forward to visiting with you all and seeing your smiling faces again. When visiting, remember that Sonoma County is experiencing extreme drought conditions. We will still provide water for you to hydrate while tasting unless you bring your own water bottle and request to save ours. We appreciate ALL of your continued support of thumbprint cellars and our amazing Team.


We have ended our Friday Facebook Live tastings for now. You may still check out past tastings for fun and informative banter between Scott, Erica and our Top Fans. THANK YOU ALL for helping us get through this.

We look forward to visiting with you all again. Drink well, Stay Healthy!!!

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The thumbprint cellars Lounge - Elegant yet restrained and unpretentious.

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Rent the Lounge – (coming again soon) Please stay tuned

For a stress-free special event, let us host your party!

We hope to have the Lounge available to rent again, soon.

The Lounge is closed New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving, & Christmas Day