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J. Rickards Winery

24505 Chianti Rd, Cloverdale, CA 95425-9782
+1 707-758-3441
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Great tasting experience

We visited this beautiful winery in late October this year and it was one of the highlights of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Relaxing Tasting and Tour

J Rickards Winery was a part of our free wine passport during our visit to Guerneville. We enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Grand Blanc, Michigan
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J. Rickards Winery produces award-winning Estate grown wines and features some of the best views in the Alexander Valley. Come on up for an excellent tasting and informative experience. We have 45 acres of sustainably grown vines, including Old Vine Zinfandel planted in 1908. Cool off in our Wine Cave and learn about the entire growing and winemaking process behind our "Darn Fine Barn Wine".
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  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“old vine zin” (5 reviews)
“wine cave” (4 reviews)
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24505 Chianti Rd, Cloverdale, CA 95425-9782
+1 707-758-3441
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited this beautiful winery in late October this year and it was one of the highlights of the day. They had a couple of larger groups there, but the service was great with the server being very engaged with our group and providing lots...More

Thank charps43
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

J Rickards Winery was a part of our free wine passport during our visit to Guerneville. We enjoyed a very generous tasting list as well as an impromptu visit to the barrel cave and a walk down to the vines for a look at the...More

Thank gbmom_11
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We came here while on a wine bus tour, and it was a great spot to be at:) The wine, grounds, history, and staff made it such an amazing visit. The owner has an amazing story behind him that is worth hearing. We also got...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The scenery at this winery is beautiful, the tasting room is tiny, but they have lots wines to taste. They give you a thorough tour and are very informative. The best wine is the Old Vine Zin. Very impressed that it was started in 1908....More

Thank grapeeape
Reviewed 19 July 2017

J. Ricards Winery are doing great things with wine. While visiting be sure to check out the cave where they age the wine and do not leave with out trying the port filled chocolate.

Thank paulhS5814KN
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

These people make really good wines especially for the price. Not a fancy spot but friendly and comfortable

Thank 504susan798
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Make sure you stop by J. Rickards if you are in the Healdsburg area. Nice intimate tasting room with great views over the vinyards and a nice outdoor picnic area. I came with a few friends and we all left with several bottles of wine....More

Thank Misty C
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and i came here a few years ago, before they had their current tasting room. Then, it was clear that visitors came to simply enjoy the "darn fine barn wine" in a small, family run, friendly, "unrefined" setting. They have managed to lose...More

Thank Shawn M
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Don't miss this Winery! Delicious wine, great tour - Christine was so informative. You can tell when someone loves where they work because it becomes a joy - we toured the cave and the grounds. It would be a sin to miss their Zin. The...More

Thank Beth D
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Relaxed setting on a hillside above highway 101. Small tasting room with spacious outdoor patio under giant oak trees. Free tasting of 5 wines. Zinfandel and Sauvignon Blanc are above expectations. Small parking area.

Thank David O
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