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August Briggs Winery

1307 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga, CA 94515-1701
+1 707-942-4912
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Wine tasting

My family went to August Briggs yesterday (on a Saturday) wanting to do a tasting. We arrived... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kayla R
via mobile
Make August Briggs a "must stop"

We LOVED our visit to August Briggs. We found them through the Calistoga Winter Passport. The wines... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Edward C
Roanoke, Texas, United States
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We are a small employee owned winery. We were established in 1995. We make ~15 small lot wines a year - from Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay to Petite Sirah, Zin., and Cab. Sauv.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“napa valley” (3 reviews)
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1307 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga, CA 94515-1701
+1 707-942-4912

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family went to August Briggs yesterday (on a Saturday) wanting to do a tasting. We arrived around 5:55. The hours online say they are open until 7. Thinking we had plenty of time we went in. The lady working was rude. We told her...More

Thank Kayla R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We LOVED our visit to August Briggs. We found them through the Calistoga Winter Passport. The wines are delicious - I'm not sure we had a single favorite. The tasting room staff was absolutely incredible - very personable, very accommodating, and VERY knowledgeable!! We had...More

Thank Edward C
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Complimentary tasting as I was staying across the road at Calistoga Inn. This entitled me to six tastings as I was alone. I was served by Dean who was very knowledgeable and friendly and a great ambassador for the area. The $38 2014 Charbono was...More

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My friend and I enjoyed this local tasting room as our first tasting experience in Napa. The staff was extremely friendly and accommodating, and we thoroughly enjoyed our experience and the wines here. We also got some great tips on where to go for dinner...More

Thank wrengineer
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

August Briggs is a small winery with no vineyards. They purchase grapes from various vineyards. August Briggs sold the winery to a couple of employees and his cousin is the winemaker. We have enjoyed the wine previously but this tasting was good. We did the...More

Thank David20130609
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Small but good wine selection, unique varietals as well. Friendly and helpful server! Even stayed past hours, allowed us to enjoy everything without feeling rushed or pressured.

Thank ariceli79
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were wandering around the town killing a few minutes. I don't know why I chose to go in this particular business but I'm glad I did. Three tastings for $10 which is waived if you purchase a bottle. I'm a Chardonnay girl but the...More

Thank TamarindaL
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We were late for our appointment and called ahead. They have excellent wines and the staff is so friendly

Thank frank g
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We had been to this tasting room when we were in the area 4 years ago and I loved the wine (even brought a bottle home) and so I had to come back. The wine definitely did not disappoint! We, yet again, bought a bottle...More

Thank Nathan F
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Conveniently located in downtown Calistoga, August Briggs Winery was definitely a diamond in the rough. We came here on a bicycle tour and it was definitely a highlight of the day. If you enjoy tasting outside the norm, this is definitely a place to check...More

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