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Ironstone Vineyards

1894 6 Mile Rd, Murphys, CA 95247-9543
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Friendly relaxing atmosphere

Had a nice visit here after coming down from the Sierra mountains on the way to the West Coast... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phil C
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Staten Island, New York
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A Nice Stop

Ironstone has a very interesting museum on site. The grounds are lovely. The tasting room has a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
323maureens
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Ironstone Vineyards is a premier destination winery located in Murphys, California. Our amenities include our Tasting Room, Gourmet Deli, Heritage Museum (featuring our 44 pound crystalline gold piece) & Jewelry Shoppe, Amphitheater, gold panning, plush gardens, and complimentary tours of our facilities and wine caves. Our wines reflect the diversity of offerings from the Lodi and Sierra Foothills Appellations of Northern California. Through emphasizing the practice of Sustainable Viticulture, Ironstone Vineyards conserves water use, builds healthy soil, and maintains our surrounding wildlife habitat.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1894 6 Mile Rd, Murphys, CA 95247-9543
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a nice visit here after coming down from the Sierra mountains on the way to the West Coast. Wine was ok, not the best, but, reasonably priced.

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ironstone has a very interesting museum on site. The grounds are lovely. The tasting room has a nice little sandwich counter with things like chips and beverages in addition to wine tasting. There was an antique organ on display below the tasting room. This is...More

Thank 323maureens
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you could join us for a day at Ironstone Vineyards! The Kautz family vision has always been to offer a destination that showcases the beauty and history of California's Gold Country. Our grounds have a little something for wine lovers, outdoors enthusiasts, history buffs,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must-stop for visitors to Calaveras County. The grounds and buildings are beautiful, the small museum/gift shop is unique, and the wine tasting room is large and includes a lunch deli. There are outdoor tables to enjoy a meal. In the spring, there...More

Thank Sandy B
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sandy, Thanks for declaring Ironstone Vineyards a "must stop" in Calaveras County! With so many great places to choose from, we are humbled to have made the list! The Kautz family vision has always been to offer a destination that showcases the beauty and history...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While my friend and I headed into the tasting room, our hubs were drawn into the "mining" museum, which this area of California is all about. They could not stop talking about it! I am really sorry I did not take the time for it....More

Thank Sylvia O
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sylvia, Glad you could make the trip to Ironstone Vineyards! Ironstone Vineyards has been proudly family owned and operated since 1989, with a focus on the beauty and history of California's gold country. We felt the best way to showcase this was through the curated...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have come twice this summer to concerts at the Ironstone Amphitheater. The venue is very well run and surprisingly affordable for things like food/beer/wine. The larger places in big cities rip you off. These guys are fun, friendly and fair. The Amphitheater is very clean...More

Thank traveloften028
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you could join us for a show (or two) this season! We appreciate the kind words, as these shows are a huge undertaking for our team (special shout out to the team at Richter Entertainment Group for making this all possible). We are a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff are friendly & interesting place. Any history buff should enjoy it, make sure you check out the gold nugget!

Thank joanstrassner
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to wine taste with reasonable prices. You choose 6 to taste for $5, but it's free if you buy a bottle. The wine quality Definitely surprised us since this place looks more corporate and touristy. They have a museum on site with the...More

Thank RustyWater
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Glad you could join us for a tasting! Despite that "corporate" feel, we are proudly family owned and operated since 1989. We strive to make approachable and affordable wines for all to enjoy. Please visit us anytime you are in the area! Our wine list...More

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Fabulous venue but can be hot, hot, hot until the sun goes down. Jason Mraz was FABULOUS! Use the restrooms to the left of the stage to avoid long lines elsewhere. They are kept amazingly clean. The event was well run with plenty of staff...More

Thank Nancy E
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Nancy, You picked the perfect night for a visit! Jason Mraz hosted a memorable evening for all in attendance. We have to give extra credit to the hardworking crew that ensures our restrooms are well maintained for every show. Please join us again for a...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017

We went to a concert here. It was all good. As a person with a disability I would suggest a bit more attention to making the experience easier for those with mobility impairments. Standing in a long line and then a trudge through gravel was...More

Thank sndovale
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Glad you could join us for our Summer Concert Series. We hope you enjoyed the show! We appreciate your feedback regarding accommodations for guests with disabilities. It's important to hear the guests perspective so we can continuously improve the experience. Should you return for a...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Our car club went there after lunch for a tour & wine tasting. The facility has a good bar for tasting, an interesting museum & outside grounds with trees & flowers that are like an arboretum. A good time was had by all & we...More

Thank srashford
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Ironstone Vineyards! Please return anytime you are in the area, as we always have a new wine to sample or a new addition to our grounds for exploring. As a car enthusiast, we invite you to join...More

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rkmom5761
10 March 2017|
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Response from IronstoneVineyards | Property representative |
Hello @rkmom5761, The elevation in Murphys is estimated at 2,127 ft. While our guests don't generally have difficulties breathing (we cater to a diverse demographic), it may be helpful to have oxygen available for anyone... More
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ronaldhilmar65
22 July 2016|
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Response from soulsisters | Reviewed this property |
No outside alcohol permitted; however, you can purchase wine at Ironstone and drink THEIR wine while watching the concert. This is a great place for a venue, I hope you will enjoy it as much as I do. Low-back chairs. Have... More
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