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Dry Creek Vineyard

3770 Lambert Bridge Rd, Healdsburg, CA 95448-9713
+1 707-433-1000
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First visit to my favorite cab winery, many cases later.

It is all very simple and straightforward. You will never have a bad DCV wine or pay too much for... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
clanirwin
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lakewood
via mobile
One of the best!

Dry Creek Vineyard is one of the best tasting rooms around. In the middle of the best wine country... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
FreitasRJ
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Monterey, California
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Award Winning Family Owned Winery: beautiful picnic grounds, tasting room, private tastings, free Wi-Fi, a wide selection of wines including rare single-vineyard wines. David Stare founded Dry Creek Vineyard in 1972. Winemaking emphasis is on grapes from select Sonoma County vineyards, chosen for quality and character. Fume Blanc, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Zinfandel, Dry Chenin Blanc, Reserve Chardonnay and Meritage are produced. Dry Creek has received over 1,000 medals for wines in 40 years.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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3770 Lambert Bridge Rd, Healdsburg, CA 95448-9713
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+1 707-433-1000
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is all very simple and straightforward. You will never have a bad DCV wine or pay too much for their very best.

Thank clanirwin
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dry Creek Vineyard is one of the best tasting rooms around. In the middle of the best wine country in the U.S., Dry Creek continues to excel in fantastic wines, friendly staff, and beautiful grounds. Bring a picnic lunch and savor the day. It just...More

Thank FreitasRJ
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My adult daughter and I were wine tasting. Ian was terrifc. He spent time with us going over the different wines and what we liked. He made suggestions and even brought some we hadn't seen. We were able to compare and select the ones we...More

Thank ohalawmary
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Dry_Creek_Vineyard, Manager at Dry Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We'd love to see the two of you in our tasting room again, were always happy to share more of our lovely wines with you!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in to Dry Creek Vineyards while on my wife's birthday trip. The location was very beautiful and the staff are extremely friendly. We sampled several wines and liked them all, but we really enjoyed the Somers Ranch Zinfandel. When asked about the nautical...More

Thank pdt83
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Dry_Creek_Vineyard, Manager at Dry Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're happy to hear you got some insight into our unique nautical theme, we hope your wife's birthday trip was a memorable one!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I definitely recommend taking the tour if you have time. Jim took us on a very educational tour of the beautiful grounds at Dry Creek Vineyard before leading us into the barrel room for a private tasting. We enjoyed several fantastic wines as Jim continued...More

Thank morecchia808
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Dry_Creek_Vineyard, Manager at Dry Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so delighted to hear you enjoyed your tour with Jim, we hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited 6 wineries over a weekend. This was my least favorite because it was rushed. Person hosting us seems like he had something else to do. He eventually left and Bob finished our tasting. He was super...reason for a 4 versus a 3. Wines...More

Thank Dave D
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Dry_Creek_Vineyard, Manager at Dry Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and for your feedback on our tasting room. We appreciate your feedback in order to constantly improve the wine tasting experience we offer at Dry Creek Vineyard. We're glad to here Bob was an accommodating & attentive host.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a quaint family run winery just outside of town. Excellent informational tour, we learned so much about winemaking! Joined their wine club as well. Will be back!

Thank Cabolover4ever
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Dry_Creek_Vineyard, Manager at Dry Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm glad to heart your tasting experience included some technical wine making information, welcome to our wine club family!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly tasting wine and nice wine. Well worth a visit. We enjoyed our tasting and left with a couple of bottles of wine. Very pleasant drive from Healdsburg.

Thank MTS--1000
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Dry_Creek_Vineyard, Manager at Dry Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your visit to Dry Creek Vineyard, we're so happy you enjoyed your time with us!

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We have been visiting Dry Creek for 20 years and belong to their wine club. We never walk out with less than a case due to the high quality and value of their wines. We are boaters so we love the nautical theme and history...More

2  Thank Ray L
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Dry_Creek_Vineyard, Manager at Dry Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for being such a dedicated member of our wine club family, we hope to see you in the tasting room again soon!

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Along Dry Creek Road you will find many good wineries, but Dry Creek stands out in three major areas. First, the wine is great. Both whites and reds. If you are serious Zin lover, you will not be disappointed. We live in Virginia and joined...More

2  Thank MalcolmandSirius
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Dry_Creek_Vineyard, Manager at Dry Creek Vineyard, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for such kind words about our winery, we are lucky to have club members as dedicated as you are!

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mike w
11 April 2015|
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Response from Dry_Creek_Vineyard | Property representative |
We absolutely agree. There ARE a lot of great hikes in the Dry Creek Valley. And great wine!
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