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Great Pinots and a "do not miss" tasting experience

I have long been a lover of Loring wines and for the last couple years, have been a wine club... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2017
Randall P
Houston, Texas
Good Quality Pinot

LWC (The Loring Wine Company) is easy to find since it's right next to he Hitching Post and close... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2017
Cerritos, California
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Reviewed July 5, 2017

I have long been a lover of Loring wines and for the last couple years, have been a wine club subscriber. This producer features non manipulated wines from some of the best vineyards in the Santa Lucia Highlands and the Santa Rita Hills as well...More

Thank Randall P
Reviewed May 6, 2017

LWC (The Loring Wine Company) is easy to find since it's right next to he Hitching Post and close to the ostrich farm! We decided to have a tasting and then eat lunch at one of the tables out front. The staff was very friendly...More

Thank Cerritos_Dave
Reviewed November 29, 2016

I've been on one prior wine tasting trip. Every place served wine and all the wines tasted like, well, wine. Loring Wine Company changed my entire perspective of wine. Here is why: You stop in to this nondescript location not expecting much except to waste...More

Thank MontezumaSocialClub
Reviewed November 28, 2016

The cookie pairing is what lured me in but after tasting the wines here, we took advantage of the black friday wine specials! The cookies were a lemon pistachio thin, cherry & vanilla shortbread, cheddar & toasted walnut biscuit and a mexican hot chocolate cookie....More

Thank travelinh1
Reviewed September 14, 2016

We had a Groupon for wine tasting for four people and $20 credit towards bottle of wine. We were disappointed to find that if we wanted the cookie pairing it was an additional $5/pp. The picture on Groupon clearly shows cookies with the wine tasting...More

Thank SanDiego333
Reviewed July 28, 2016

I really enjoyed this cute little winery. It was the first stop on our journey and really started the weekend right. The employees are very personable and a lot of fun to talk with. You can enjoy wine both inside and outside which is really...More

Thank Lolaisabruin
Reviewed May 29, 2016

Your typical tasting room but staffed by very knowledgeable folks who also pour for other wineries in the area. Very reasonably priced, particularly if you're there before noon on a Monday. Tons of parking but the sign's small!

Reviewed May 17, 2016

Good wines, good prices !! Friendly help in a pleasant décor with nice views !! Our wine tour stopped here and discounts were given to tasters on the tour !!

Thank WeirdWilly
Reviewed September 13, 2015

I drove up to Buellton to visit Loring Wine Company with a close friend. Since I have been a wine club member for two years and am never disappointed with their selection of wines. My friend was so impressed that she joined also and said...More

Thank Anne O
Reviewed April 8, 2015

The LWC is located right on Hwy 246, cant miss the place, lovely outdoor seating and of course the Red Roosters on the fence post. The wine maker has some fabulous ideas with creating the wines. The flavors of the Pinot Grigio are fantistic, they...More

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