Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are your current hours? 

A: Our Tasting Room hours are 12pm-7pm. We are open 7 days a week!


Q: What has changed because of COVID-19?

A: Per New Mexico guidelines, we are currently requiring all guests to wear masks while indoors.

We are currently open for our normal hours of 12pm-7pm every day. We offer wine flights which allow our guests to taste 4 wines. Flights are $12 each, or you can purchase by the glass or bottle. We have indoor and outdoor seating available. We are not accepting reservations, it is strictly walk ins only.

If you have any questions feel free to call us at 505-344-5911


Q: Do I need to make a reservation for a wine tasting?

A: No, you do not need to make a reservation for a wine tasting. If you are coming with a group larger than 10 people, you may call ahead at 505-344-5911 or email to give us a heads up to expect a large group, but this does not serve as an actual reservation, or guaranteed seating. We are not currently scheduling private tastings, or tours. There may be times where we run out of seating, mainly on weekends, but guests are welcomed to bring a blanket as back up seating, as we have plenty of grassy areas.


Q: How much does a wine tasting cost?

A: Wine tasting flights are $12 per person. The Tasting Room at Casa Rondeña Winery allows you the opportunity to sample our most popular fine wines made on the winery premises.

Our wine club members enjoy a free tasting flight on each visit!

Q: Can I bring food to Casa Rondeña?

A: Outside food is not allowed at the winery unless you are a current wine club member.

There are cheese plates, spreads, crackers, chips, Boar’s Head meat and cheese snacks, and chocolates available for purchase in the tasting room. We also schedule food trucks on property on a regular basis, so check our events pages to see if we will have additional food options.

On Tuesdays, we host El Kaahal Nuestro Taco Truck from 4-7pm.

Outside food can not be taken into the 1629 Club area. The 1629 Club offers appetizers, dinner entrees,  brick-oven pizzas and desserts to 1629 Wine Club members only, Thursday – Sunday from 4 pm to 10 pm.


Q: Do you serve any other types of alcohol besides wine?

A: Yes, the 1629 Club and the Tasting Room offer assorted Marble beers and seltzers.


Q: Do you allow people under 21 years old at the winery?

A: Yes, we are a family friendly winery, as long as minors do not consume any alcohol and are supervised at all times.


Q: Can I bring my pet to the winery?

A: We do not allow pets at the winery with the exception of registered service animals.


Q: Do you have non-alcoholic options available?

A: Yes, we have a variety of non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase.


Q: Does Casa Rondeña give a military discount?

A: Yes, we give a 10% discount to all military members.


Q: Is photography/filming allowed at Casa Rondeña?

A: A photography permit must be purchased to do a photo shoot or filming at the winery. Call 505-344-5911 for pricing and details.


Q: Can I host an event at the winery?

A: Yes, the winery has many options available to host your events, such as weddings, bridal showers, bachelorette parties, baby showers, birthday parties, family reunions, business parties/meetings, retirement parties, quinceaneras, etc. Call Jerry or Vicki Newsom at 505-278-0506 for details.


Q: If I’m a wine club member, can I bring my friends and family with me to the winery?

A: Yes, you can bring up to a party of 8 people, including yourself.


Q: Can I go to the 1629 Club if I am not a member?

A: Depending on our availability, day passes are available for purchase on a very limited basis for non-members who are considering membership and want to try the 1629 Club. Otherwise, the 1629 Club is open to 1629 Wine Club members only. Day passes availability depends on our reservation list and it is recommended to call ahead a week or more in advance. Thursdays and Sundays are the best days to secure a day pass.