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Gary Farrell Winery

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Perfect balance

I think the folks at Gary Farrell Winery have managed to strike a perfect balance between being an... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
Dreamer02863972032
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Forestville, California
Excellent Pinot Noir!

We did a private tasting of Gary Farrell’s single vineyard Pinots and were very impressed. Each... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
stuross
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Glenwood Springs, Colorado
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Open By Appointment Only. In the heart of the beautiful Russian River Valley, Gary Farrell Vineyards & Winery offers a proud 35-year winemaking history and a unique sense of place. Perched atop a ridge along winding Westside Road, the winery offers...more
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10701 Westside Rd, Healdsburg, CA 95448-8355
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I think the folks at Gary Farrell Winery have managed to strike a perfect balance between being an upscale, appointment only winery with one on one attention from your host without being pretentious. And that’s a fabulous thing in the wine world.More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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GaryFarrellWinery, Manager at Gary Farrell Winery, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Greetings! Thank you so much for your kind words and I'm so happy you had a lovely time with us. It was such a pleasure hosting you and introducing your to our single vineyard wines. We hope to see you back at the winery again...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We did a private tasting of Gary Farrell’s single vineyard Pinots and were very impressed. Each vineyard produces a very distinct wine and makes for an interesting tasting flight. The facility is beautiful, the staff knowledgeable and helpful.More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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GaryFarrellWinery, Manager at Gary Farrell Winery, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Greetings! Thank you so much for your kind words and I'm so happy to hear that you loved our Pinot Noir wines. We think they are pretty special as well! We love introducing our guests to our wines, and I'm thrilled that you had fun...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Traveled a long way, only to be greeted by a sign saying ‘by appointment for tastings’, no cars in the car park and no one under 21 permitted. Your level of “exclusivity” = zero business and bad reviews / word of mouth. Catch a wake...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great tasting experience. Great people great facilities and great wines. Definitely one for the list.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NoelH429
GaryFarrellWinery, Manager at Gary Farrell Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Noel, Thank you for your kind words and I'm so happy to hear you had a lovely time with us. We love hearing that you would recommend our experience, and we hope that you come back to visit again soon. Happy Holidays! Cheers, Jessie...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were recommended this winery as having good wine but didn’t get the chance to try. Took us an hour to get there to find that visits were by appointment only???? After asking and requesting to be allowed a tasting we were advised no one...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BobA3131
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Tiffany as our wine guide. She was knowledgeable, very hospitable, educational, and made our experience wonderful. Wines were excellent and the food (mostly cheese) pairing was done really, really well. The view and premises are well appointed. I would go back again and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Clarence C
GaryFarrellWinery, Manager at Gary Farrell Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Clarence, Thank you for your kind words and I'm so happy to hear you had a great time with Tiffany. We love hearing when our guests enjoy the view, hospitality and of course the wines! We hope you come visit again soon, but until...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Scheduled a visit and we are greeted very warmly upon arrival. Toured the facility and guide was very knowledgeable. Tasting and cheese pairings were delicious,More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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GaryFarrellWinery, Manager at Gary Farrell Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Thomas, Thank you for your email and I'm so happy to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. We love showing our guests where the magic happens in the cellar, so I'm glad you had fun learning about our wine making process. We hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My group participated in the "Exploration Tour and Tasting". The experience included a tour through the wine-making facility followed by a hosted wine tasting. Our host was friendly and engaging, as well as very knowledgeable. The wine selection was fantastic! The whole experience was first-rate!More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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GaryFarrellWinery, Manager at Gary Farrell Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Greetings! Thank you for the kind words and I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your Tour and Tasting with us. I will certainly pass along the kudos to our team as we love hearing that our guests enjoy the view, hospitality and of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The views from the building were absolutely beautiful! We were a pretty large group so we split into 2 groups of 6 after the tour. My group did a fabulous wine tasting with Steve. The 2 chardonnays and 3 pinot noirs were excellent, though we...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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GaryFarrellWinery, Manager at Gary Farrell Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings! Thank you for the kind words and for thinking of us for your tasting! I'm so glad your party had a lovely time with us and I will certainly pass along the kudos to Steve. We hope to see you back at the winery...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Gary Farrell product is well known for high quality. I have enjoyed for many years. This 1st time tour gave me insight into why it is so outstanding. Did not disappoint,More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Debbie H
GaryFarrellWinery, Manager at Gary Farrell Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Debbie, Thank you for the kind words and I'm thrilled to hear you have enjoyed our wines for many years. We love having fans come in so we can show how the magic is made at the winery. We hope to see you again...More

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