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Ironstone Vineyards

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Friendly relaxing atmosphere

Had a nice visit here after coming down from the Sierra mountains on the way to the West Coast... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2017
Phil C
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Staten Island, New York
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A Nice Stop

Ironstone has a very interesting museum on site. The grounds are lovely. The tasting room has a... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
323maureens
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"Where history and wine meet." Ironstone Vineyards is a premier destination winery located in Murphys, California. Amenities include our Tasting Room & Gold Leaf Deli, Heritage Museum (home to our 44-pound crystalline gold piece) & Jewelry Shoppe...more
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1894 6 Mile Rd, Murphys, CA 95247-9543
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Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Had a nice visit here after coming down from the Sierra mountains on the way to the West Coast. Wine was ok, not the best, but, reasonably priced.More

Thank Phil C
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

Phil, Glad you could make the stop at Ironstone Vineyards while traveling to the coast! We strive to provide a relaxing environment for travelers and locals alike. With a broad range of varietals, our tasting lineup offers something for every palate at an affordable price....More

Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Ironstone has a very interesting museum on site. The grounds are lovely. The tasting room has a nice little sandwich counter with things like chips and beverages in addition to wine tasting. There was an antique organ on display below the tasting room. This is...More

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IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

Glad you could join us for a day at Ironstone Vineyards! The Kautz family vision has always been to offer a destination that showcases the beauty and history of California's Gold Country. Our grounds have a little something for wine lovers, outdoors enthusiasts, history buffs,...More

Reviewed August 8, 2017

This is a must-stop for visitors to Calaveras County. The grounds and buildings are beautiful, the small museum/gift shop is unique, and the wine tasting room is large and includes a lunch deli. There are outdoor tables to enjoy a meal. In the spring, there...More

Thank Sandy B
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

Sandy, Thanks for declaring Ironstone Vineyards a "must stop" in Calaveras County! With so many great places to choose from, we are humbled to have made the list! The Kautz family vision has always been to offer a destination that showcases the beauty and history...More

Reviewed July 29, 2017

While my friend and I headed into the tasting room, our hubs were drawn into the "mining" museum, which this area of California is all about. They could not stop talking about it! I am really sorry I did not take the time for it....More

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IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Sylvia, Glad you could make the trip to Ironstone Vineyards! Ironstone Vineyards has been proudly family owned and operated since 1989, with a focus on the beauty and history of California's gold country. We felt the best way to showcase this was through the curated...More

Reviewed July 26, 2017

Have come twice this summer to concerts at the Ironstone Amphitheater. The venue is very well run and surprisingly affordable for things like food/beer/wine. The larger places in big cities rip you off. These guys are fun, friendly and fair. The Amphitheater is very clean...More

Thank traveloften028
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2017

Glad you could join us for a show (or two) this season! We appreciate the kind words, as these shows are a huge undertaking for our team (special shout out to the team at Richter Entertainment Group for making this all possible). We are a...More

Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Staff are friendly & interesting place. Any history buff should enjoy it, make sure you check out the gold nugget!

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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Great place to wine taste with reasonable prices. You choose 6 to taste for $5, but it's free if you buy a bottle. The wine quality Definitely surprised us since this place looks more corporate and touristy. They have a museum on site with the...More

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IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2017

Glad you could join us for a tasting! Despite that "corporate" feel, we are proudly family owned and operated since 1989. We strive to make approachable and affordable wines for all to enjoy. Please visit us anytime you are in the area! Our wine list...More

Reviewed June 29, 2017

Fabulous venue but can be hot, hot, hot until the sun goes down. Jason Mraz was FABULOUS! Use the restrooms to the left of the stage to avoid long lines elsewhere. They are kept amazingly clean. The event was well run with plenty of staff...More

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IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2017

Nancy, You picked the perfect night for a visit! Jason Mraz hosted a memorable evening for all in attendance. We have to give extra credit to the hardworking crew that ensures our restrooms are well maintained for every show. Please join us again for a...More

Reviewed June 20, 2017

We went to a concert here. It was all good. As a person with a disability I would suggest a bit more attention to making the experience easier for those with mobility impairments. Standing in a long line and then a trudge through gravel was...More

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IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2017

Glad you could join us for our Summer Concert Series. We hope you enjoyed the show! We appreciate your feedback regarding accommodations for guests with disabilities. It's important to hear the guests perspective so we can continuously improve the experience. Should you return for a...More

Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Our car club went there after lunch for a tour & wine tasting. The facility has a good bar for tasting, an interesting museum & outside grounds with trees & flowers that are like an arboretum. A good time was had by all & we...More

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IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2017

Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Ironstone Vineyards! Please return anytime you are in the area, as we always have a new wine to sample or a new addition to our grounds for exploring. As a car enthusiast, we invite you to join...More

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perrieanderson
April 25, 2018|
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Response from IronstoneVineyards | Property representative |
Glad to hear you are joining us for a concert! The amphitheater is a bit of a walk from downtown Murphys. If you choose to drive, there is ample parking and you are welcome to come early and enjoy the grounds! For... More
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Claudia B
October 10, 2017|
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Response from IronstoneVineyards | Property representative |
Claudia, Thank you for your kind concern! We are quite lucky not to have been affected by the recent fires, however, many of our wine country neighbors to the west (Napa & Sonoma) suffered losses. We welcome anyone... More
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