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Carlos Creek Winery

6693 County Road 34 NW, Alexandria, MN 56308-9857
+1 320-846-5443
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Beautiful Place - Good Wine, too!

The winery is a beautiful spot just outside Alexandria. We were surprised at how many wines Carlos... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
baba51
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
pleasantly surprised by this winery

nice property, friendly staff, decent wines. we did a couple different flights, so we could try... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daveptaz
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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The Official Wine of Minnesota FUN! Enjoy sampling & drinking our award winning wines surrounded by our vineyards & orchards. Bring your family and friends and enjoy the many exceptional activities and events we offer.We're open 361 days of the year. Complimentary self-guided tours through our wine cave are offered during our open hours. Owner's Production Tours are offered Saturdays at 1:00 and 3:00 for $5. Wine sampling is $9 for 5-6 samples of wine and includes a souvenir Carlos Creek wine glass. We offer live music from 2:00-6:00 every Saturday, plus Fridays & Sundays during the Summer. The second weekend after Labor Day we host our Grape Stomp and Fall Festival where over 800 people will stomp grapes.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine tasting” (48 reviews)
“grape stomp” (36 reviews)
“live music” (28 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 18:00
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6693 County Road 34 NW, Alexandria, MN 56308-9857
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+1 320-846-5443
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The winery is a beautiful spot just outside Alexandria. We were surprised at how many wines Carlos Creek creates. The tasting was quite fun - we each chose a different flight to share more! Staff was super helpful. The self-guided cave tour is well worth...More

Thank baba51
Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Baba51! Sharing flights is an excellent way to taste more wines at Carlos Creek! I'm glad you and your group had a great time and that you found our staff to be helpful. That is what we always strive to deliver. Please visit again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

nice property, friendly staff, decent wines. we did a couple different flights, so we could try more things. there's a nice, big porch, so you can get a bottle and sit in the shade at a table. we sat on the swing and listened to...More

Thank Daveptaz
Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Daveptaz, It sounds like you had a great afternoon at our winery - and I am so pleased! The tasting fee does include a free wineglass and more than a glass of wine in volume, so we feel like it is a fair price....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always enjoy stopping at the winery when we are in the area. Friendly staff, good wine, good music and lovely outdoor and indoor seating.More

Thank NDtoUK
Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello NDtoUK, Thanks for your visit to Carlos Creek Winery - I am so pleased that you make us a part of your travels to Alexandria. I am proud of our staff and the great job they do taking care of customers and will certainly...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Carlos Creek Winery is one of the top spots in Alexandria. Wine tasting is fantastic or you can buy a bottle and sit outside! Live music is an added bonus!More

Thank DRRReview
Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear DRRReview, Thank you for your kind words! We also love sitting outside at our winery with a glass of our current favorite CCW wines (my current favorite is Marquette, my husband's is Frontenac Blanc) and listening to live music. It's a tremendous gift when...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If it is just my husband and I, or family and friends, we think of Carlos Creek winery as a place to go. My husband and I visit about once or twice a month- we enjoy MANY THINGS about this winery. MUSIC! we always seem...More

Thank Gabe63
Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gabe, WOW! Your review just made my day! I love our staff and simply couldn't do it without their hard work and dedication. It is just awesome to hear that we are hitting the mark with customers such as yourself. Thank You!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was there on August 5th. The wine was very good. Did the flight and was able to taste some I normally wouldn't try. The entertainment was awesome. Will definitely go back.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There was a large group of us that had a reservation at noon on a Saturday. They brought us in into the bar area and had a wonderful tasting of a variety of wines. I was very impressed with the people behind the bar serving...More

Thank sdgibsonlp62
Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! I'm glad you enjoyed your time at our winery and our staff. Please return again soon - and often :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a fun afternoon here. It's been around for a while as far as local wine goes and apparently the people who owned it before were so wealthy at one point they fed the cats caviar. As tends to happen they had to sell...More

Thank Deborah1021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very fun stop! Did a couple of wine flights and thought the wine was very good. Played lawn chess and listened to some music. Definitely recommend!

Thank JLKnapp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The wines are plentiful and the scenery is explicit. Wine cellar tour was fun. We ended our visit with a fun game of chess.More

Thank Bob V
Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Bob V, Thank you for your kind words. We have a great crew that takes pride in making every aspect of customer experience the best it can be. Our outdoor garden chess boards are always popular - I hope you won your match! By...More

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knits53
19 November 2016|
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Response from Tamara B | Property representative |
January 15!
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knits53
19 November 2016|
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Response from Tamara B | Property representative |
Hello, The registration for stomping for 2017 begins in January. You can cancel up to 14 days prior to the event.
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Mellyskelly
22 October 2016|
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Response from Tamara B | Property representative |
Yes, pets are welcome on our grounds and patios, as long as they are well-behaved and on a leash and owners pick up after them. They are not allowed inside the tasting room.
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