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Address: 11555 Shenandoah Rd, Plymouth, CA 95669-9514
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+1 209-245-5200
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A great place to visit on a rainy day. Husband is a Wine Steward and we had a real nice appt. Our taster was knowledgeable and super friendly.

Reviewed 3 days ago
OttoBC
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Minden, NV
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Minden, NV
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A great place to visit on a rainy day. Husband is a Wine Steward and we had a real nice appt. Our taster was knowledgeable and super friendly.

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Kathleen M, Manager at Helwig Vineyards & Winery, responded to this review

We remember your friendly faces and enjoyed your company equally as much! Cheers to a fun rainy day! More 

No.Calif
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a cave tasting wine ok,ambience was super, but the background music for such a lovely setting was horrible Heavy rock,detracted entirely from the experience.

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Thank poola807
Kathleen M, Manager at Helwig Vineyards & Winery, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed the wine and ambience. We will let the Tasting Room Manager know that the music selection should be reviewed and possibly changed. Thank you for your valued thoughts and we hope you visit again soon! More 

Elk Grove, California
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104 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a picnic, bought a bottle and enjoyed the view. Wine was good, but with salami and cheese dishwater tastes good too. Nice area, friendly staff, fun time

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Thank david k
Kathleen M, Events Manager at Helwig Vineyards & Winery, responded to this review

Our winery is definitely a great choice for a picnic, the views are spectacular! Glad to hear that the staff was friendly and you had a fun time! More 

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17 reviews
13 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this winery! The tasting room and grounds are beautiful, and the views are amazing. We enjoyed the tasting with our host, who shared insight on the wines and stories about the connection between Helwig and the Iditarod (of which I'm a HUGE fan!). Unwound on the patio area sharing a bottle of wine with our group.

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Thank tomcatrm
Kathleen M, Events Manager at Helwig Vineyards & Winery, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you had such a pleasant experience! We take great pride in our connection to the Iditarod, and love that you enjoyed hearing about it! We hope you'll visit again soon! More 

Redlands, California
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Spacious tasting room and back covered area has lovely views of the grapevines growing all around and rolling hills with old oaks. Very friendly! Gail is quite helpful! They have music concerts and dining outside on weekends.

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Melbourne, Florida
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5 reviews
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings even in the dry season.Private tasting had five wines and our director was not snobby at all. It was very relaxed tour and we had many great wines to taste. Didn't spend as much time as would have liked. Winery has a restaurant and regular tasting as well, did not try the food.

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Thank ajt555
San Mateo, California, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We went and saw Gregg Rollie. The venue is amazing. Great location, great sound, great BBQ. We loved it.

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Thank Janet S
Green Valley, Arizona
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55 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Been a member here for several years and have always enjoyed the wine. We visit the winery once a year and the people and tastings are great.

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Thank 2divots
Walnut Creek, Califonria
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56 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This was one of the two rather large and obvious new wineries to open in the Plymouth area. Personally, I prefer the older, down home type of wineries. If you like the mega-style wineries go hit Napa - I wish this one would have opened up in that area instead. For a modern winery I guess this is ok but... More 

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Thank John I
Modesto, California
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201 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

The architecture, gardens, surrounding vineyards, and expansive views are outstanding. Staff are friendly and knowledgeable. These folks have the wine country lifestyle worked out perfectly. The wines themselves are good, though expensive.

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Thank John M

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