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Korbel Champagne Cellars

13250 River Rd, Guerneville, CA 95446-9538
+1 707-887-2294
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A different kind of wine with great tours

Sonoma and Napa are full of wineries and a lot of them look alike, so Korbel is an interesting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pleasanton, California
Very cool

A nice tour of the facility is available, with free champagne tasting afterwards. I was told its... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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13250 River Rd, Guerneville, CA 95446-9538
+1 707-887-2294
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sonoma and Napa are full of wineries and a lot of them look alike, so Korbel is an interesting exception. They focus on California Champagne (yes, they can legally use that name if you have that question!) - that is different. The history of this...More

Thank heckfy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A nice tour of the facility is available, with free champagne tasting afterwards. I was told its the only place outside of France that can legally call its product champagne. A nice little visit doesn't take long.

Thank greenbandanaguy
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is a lovely stop in wine country! Ask for Desmond for your tour guide. He's very knowledgeable and funny too! Nice to visit a winery that offers free tastings and caters the tastings to your individual palate. (Wineries in southern CA charge for tastings!)...More

Thank RosyRJ
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We are Champagne and Brandy Club members, so we visit the Champagne Cellars several times per year. This year we added their "Taste of Spring tour and tasting event to our visit. What fun! We started with some light snacks and a several "champagne" tastes...More

Thank Kate3124
Reviewed 4 July 2017

but we were once again on the hunt for sparkling reds .... especially one at a reasonable price ...... at 10 am (hey, it's never too early for bubbles !!), the tasting room was not too crowded, esp since the first tour, I believe, is...More

Thank JKD
Reviewed 29 June 2017

After a nice hike at Armstrong woods we went to the noon tour and tasting at Korbel. The tour was more historical and filled more with feel good marketing than information about the actual champagne. It reminded me of the Miller brewery tour in Milwaukee...More

Thank Frank T
Reviewed 28 June 2017

People, ya gotta listen. We stopped by Korbel on a recent trip to Sonoma Co. We went to the tasting room and had a blast with all the different kinds of champagne. The "sec" was particularly fine. And then I casually said, "Can I try...More

Thank JustJulesLA
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We were on our way from the Armstrong redwood hike and saw this and decided to stop and check it out. It turned out to be a great decision! We were just in time for the free tour! Our tour guide Kerri was so nice...More

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

My family went through the Napa and Sonoma Valley wine country to get to Korbel to try and replicate a nice experience we had 20 years ago. The Korbel folks did it in spades. Entertaining tour, beautiful location, and no charge for some basic tasting....More

Thank vodkaman3
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We visited the tasting room & enjoyed chatting with the very friendly employees & tasting some very nice wines. They have a relaxed, roomy place with some very cute items for purchase. We then went next door to the deli & enjoyed lunch (& champagne)...More

Thank vtowngirl
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Jessica E
15 November 2015|
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Response from Wise14u | Reviewed this property |
Depends on your kids. It's a walk around and listen tour some sitting and video some standing and listening. You know your kids best. Will they be patient and quiet or fussy and fidgety. Thinking back to when my kids were... More
21 February 2015|
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Response from jscoops | Reviewed this property |
The Wine Shop and Tasting Room are open daily from 10am to 4:30pm. The Deli is open daily from 9am to 4:30pm