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WOW - super special

This was special. After I caused some confusion on our tasting booking confirmation AND then drove... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Unbelievable experience

As a part of a three week west coast tour we had stopped off in Napa and had time to do one wine... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
Mark C
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3104 Redwood Rd, Napa, CA 94558-9706
+1 707-226-8320
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed February 28, 2012

There have been many previous reviews that are thorough, so I will just reemphasize a couple points. First, if you are new or even relatively new to wine, this tour is exactly what you need. If you leave this tour without a good basic understanding...More

8  Thank jm222
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Reviewed September 17, 2012

We made a reservation to tour the Hendry Ranch Winery based solely on the glowing reviews here at TripAdvisor. I must say this was the first time we were steered wrong. The tour and tasting was conducted by George. Although he is obviously an expert...More

9  Thank GuyFromAtlanta_GA
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

This was special. After I caused some confusion on our tasting booking confirmation AND then drove past their entrance making us a few minutes late, we were still welcomed with open arms! It's a small, family owned winery run by the owner/winemaker and a team...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

As a part of a three week west coast tour we had stopped off in Napa and had time to do one wine tour and tasting only. I can honestly say this was one of the most interesting experiences we have all been on. Tamara...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed September 7, 2018

If you only visit one winery, Hendry Family Wines is the one! Hendry is a small family owned winery. The principal owner, George Hendry, age 81, conducts the 3 hour wine tasting presentation. His presentation covers everything, from soils, to root grafting, to growing, to...More

Thank 1halfwaythere
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We called in the morning and they got us in on the 11 o'clock tasting. Fantastic! We didn't have much time, so we did the one hour option. It was fun and informative. Next time, though, we'll make sure to allow enough time for the...More

Thank mukilteomike
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Based on numerous suggestions from Reddit, we opted to do the 3-hour seminar and tasting, and it was more than worth it. Promptly at 10am, we met Mr. Hendry, who started by giving us a small history lesson on his family and the farm and...More

3  Thank Joe M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This was my second time doing the seminar with Mr. Hendry since I wanted to bring my friends who are new to wine appreciation. Mr. Hendry's seminar is very educational! Since he's a neurophysiologist, he can explain winemaking & tasting in a very scientific way,...More

1  Thank meval13
Reviewed August 6, 2018

If you want to learn about wine and wine making, you WILL on this tour! Even if you think you know a bit, you will certainly learn more. I took the afternoon tour and tasting with Tamra and she blesses you with an abundance of...More

Thank SunNFunNJ
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

If we could give this 10 stars we would!! We opted for the tour given by George and OMG it was fabulous!!! Worth every dollar and they even waive the tasting fee if you buy the equivalent in wine so it’s even more awesome! Not...More

Thank Addie W
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

What a great tour/ tasting. Prof Hendry who is the current owner was very attentive to our questions as he led us through the beautiful vineyard and winery. What truly sets this apart was his treatment of the chemistry of wine making and how the...More

Thank frrjames
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Did an 11am tasting with Therese and it was such a great experience. This was the highlight of our day in Napa and much more than your typical tasting. Therese was very knowledgeable and we learned quite a lot not only about their wines but...More

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