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Courtwood Wine Tasting Tours

2477 Ponderosa Way, Murphys, CA 95247
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Very educational as well as fun!

This tour was wonderful as Chris led us to four different wineries, from very small to very large... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
markb4cy
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Des Moines, Iowa
Sippin' Wine in California Springtime

Great time with Chris! Friendly service, great wines, lovely spring flowers. Highly recommended... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
santanoni
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Slingerlands, New York
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Sample all you want with no risk of driving. Small escorted tours to award winning Calaveras County, Ca. wineries, flexible itineraries, delicious lunch, local pick up and drop off, in a licensed and insured van. We are the number one specialty wine tour company in Calaveras County. Our tour van holds one or two couples or groups up to 6.
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2477 Ponderosa Way, Murphys, CA 95247
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

This tour was wonderful as Chris led us to four different wineries, from very small to very large for this area. Chris is a long-time resident of this region and knows the vineyards and the people running the vineyards. We had a great time as...More

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Chris P, Owner at Courtwood Wine Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Thanks for sharing your experience. When it comes to tour choices you pinpointed the difference in our tours. We strive to do much more than drive people around. The winery experience and connection to the area you are visiting is also important. Our winemakers love...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2017

Great time with Chris! Friendly service, great wines, lovely spring flowers. Highly recommended. A bargain and a great time.

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Chris P, Owner at Courtwood Wine Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2017

I'm happy you enjoyed your tour and our great wines. It has been so much fun visiting the flower exhibit at Ironstone this spring. I am sure looking forward to some summer picnics and warm weather.

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Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Chris does a very nice wine tasting tour. She arranged 4 full wine tours, a very nice lunch and a short visit to a 5th winery. Chris selects the winery's based upon the day of the week you select for the wine tour and has...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful time visiting the wineries with Chris and learning about the area. Her enthusiasm was infectious, and she created a special fun day for us!More

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FrogTennis, Owner at Courtwood Wine Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2015

Thanks for your review. We have such friendly winemakers and a great variety of quality wines, it's fun to be able to show it off. I'm glad you enjoyed your tour and our wine area. I hope you can come back for another visit to...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2014

On this tour you get an intimate look at several local wineries. We were even treated to a sensational cupcake. You get to talk to the winemakers and even through a vineyard. Murphy , CA is a hidden gem in California. It is much more...More

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FrogTennis, Owner at Courtwood Wine Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2014

I'm so glad you enjoyed the tour and the area. I think we have wonderful winemakers and wines. You are right, our area is very special and an undiscovered treat.

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Reviewed February 20, 2014

Chris Parker runs a wonderful operation. She was prompt to pick us up, friendly, organized and a wealth of knowledge. We had a great lunch that she arranged at the Magnolia Cafe. It was a fun and relaxing day and definitely the way to see...More

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FrogTennis, Owner at Courtwood Wine Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2014

Thanks PGrove. I had a wonderful time with your group and the wine makers and owners appreciated your enthusiasm for their wines. I hope you can make it back up to our area, maybe this summer to partake in our Adult Wine Camp - Calaveras...More

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Reviewed May 6, 2013

Too bad that tripadvisor limits your rating to "excellent". There should be a "AWESOME" or a "WOW" option. We were on the tour May 2, 2013, had the "first picnic of the year", enjoyed 5 wineries, and purchased 6 bottles. Chris is an extraordinary tour...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2013

Chris Parker runs a wonderful operation. She was prompt to pick us up, friendly, and a wealth of knowledge. Thanks to her connections we were able to see some really nice behind-the-scenes tours. It was a fun and relaxing day and definitely the way to...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2012

We had such a wonderful, lovely day in Murphys on our wine tasting tour. Chris seemed to know all of the winemakers personally - making the day even more special. What a charming place and a great tour!

2  Thank Monique A
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Reviewed July 1, 2012

Chris contributed to the best bachelorette party I could have asked for. She picked us up at our cottage so we could safely indulge in all the fabulous wineries Calaveras County offered. All the wineries selected were unique and had really nice staff. Chris was...More

2  Thank Kirsten C
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