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Monte De Oro Winery

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Address: 35820 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591-5126
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+1 951-491-6551
10:00 - 17:00
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Monte De Oro Winery is one of Temecula Valley’s newest premier wineries...

Monte De Oro Winery is one of Temecula Valley’s newest premier wineries with a passion for growing quality grapes, handcrafting premium wines and providing “the ultimate” wine experience for its guests. Featuring 100% estate wines, Monte De Oro has 4 vineyards with over 70 acres producing twelve red grape and five white grape varietals. Monte De Oro barrel-ages its red wines in 100% French Oak (85% American Oak for our Zinfandel) for up to 28 months to produce beautifully balanced wines accentuating the terroir and grape characteristics of our four vineyards. Our wines then bottle age for an additional 6 months before being released to the public.Monte De Oro Winery planted it first grapes in 2002 and opened its winery in 2010. Since 2010, Monte Do Oro has won over 60 awards, including 19 Chairman Trophy, Platinum, Double Gold or Gold Medals. We offer 13 red wines, 2 reserve wines and 5 white wines.

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Nice view win some decent wine and food. I will definitely be coming back here. Building a hotel nearby.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 November 2016
Lissa M
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Topeka, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This winery is worth taking the time to visit. Great Reds and Whites, beautiful view from the tasting room, and extremely helpful staff.

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Parksville, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We two couples stopped at Monte De Or on a Saturday afternoon at 4:45 PM hoping to have a glass of wine on the patio and enjoy the venue and late afternoon. Our choices were to buy a stand up tasting or to convert the tasting to a glass of wine. Since we had only 15 minutes to 'enjoy' 6... More 

Thank Terry D
Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

A very lovely winery at a beautiful setting up on a hill. Just off of Rancho California road, This winery has some good wines and good food too.

Thank Chinthaka J
Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

Go here for tasty reds! A really nice tasting room with very friendly and knowledgeable hosts. The atmosphere creates a party with other customers and hosts. After our tasting, we enjoyed the most delicious meat and cheese platter with a glass of our favorite red.....Congruity. And, yes, we became members!

Thank JJN96
Tustin, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

The tasting room sits up on a hill overlooking the vineyards with a beautiful outside patio area and live entertainment (at least on the weekends). The tasting room is large and every single one of the staff is friendly, knowledgeable about the wines, and eager to please. We became members a while ago and really enjoy the wine club members'... More 

Thank icyvelvet
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Nice view win some decent wine and food. I will definitely be coming back here. Building a hotel nearby.

Thank Lissa M
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Visited winery with 4 girlfriends on a Sunday afternoon in October. Just beautiful views of vineyard. The winery itself is just gorgeous with a glass floor which looks into the wine cellar. The patio is open with a beautiful fountain and breathtaking views. The tour was very interesting and informative. Ken, the general manager and owner is warm and friendly... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This was one if our stops. The grounds are very nice. We met one of the owners while we were there. We enjoyed learning about wines in the area. They also have some fun dinners and brunches. Check them out on their website.

Thank Sue D
Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

My husband purchased a 6 taste package for $13. He enjoyed several of their red wines.However, our sever who was initially helpful walked away for lengthy periods and seemed totally disinterested in making a sale so we left without a purchase!

Thank Jude104
Fallbrook, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful Mother's Day Brunch this morning. While a soloist played beautiful acoustic guitar we wove our way through gastronomic delicacies artfully arranged in two well placed rooms. We started with just carved prime rib and a mountain of crab claws and a plate with Just Bacon. Perfect Bacon! We also had the proverbial baby's arm shrimp with... More 

Thank Chad G

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