The Caduceus Cellars Tasting Room

Located high on top of Cleopatra Hill (5,200 feet) between Prescott and Flagstaff is the historic copper mining town of Jerome, Arizona, founded in 1876. Once known as the wickedest town in the west, Jerome sits above what was the largest copper mine in Arizona and produced an astonishing 3 million pounds of copper per month. Men and women from all over the world made their way to Arizona to find work and maybe a new way of life. Today the mines are silent, and Jerome has become the largest ghost town in America, averaging a population of approximately 353 residents since the 1960s. The town owes its existence mainly to two ore bodies that formed about 1.75 billion years ago along a ring fault in the caldera of an undersea volcano. Tectonic plate movements, plate collisions, uplift, deposition, erosion, and other geologic processes eventually exposed the tip of one of the ore bodies and pushed the other close to the surface, near what is now Jerome. For more details visit here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerome,_Arizona

TASTING ROOM HOURS

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Sun-Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Fri-Saturday
365 Days a Year

ESPRESSO HOUSE HOURS

We now serve traditional Italian style Espresso drinks from 8a.m. to Noon every day.

For information on our Merkin Vineyards Tasting Room: merkinvineyardsosteria.com

COME VISIT US IN JEROME, ARIZONA

158 Main Street Jerome, Arizona 86331 Tel: 928.639.WINE(9463) Fax: 928.639.3579 Basic Info: 928.649.9293

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