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Scharffenberger Cellars

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Great sparkling wine

We learned about this place while we were tasting at Roederer because they are owned by the same... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
Exceptional tasting experience

First visit for us and it won't be our last-- the 4 of us had such a great time tasting many great... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
Judy K
The Sea Ranch, California
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“sparkling wines”(11 reviews)
The history of Scharffenberger Cellars begins in 1981 in the heart of California's Anderson Valley. Situated only miles from the coastal influences of the Pacific Ocean, Scharffenberger Cellars enjoys the deep soils and sunshine within the protected...more
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8501 Hwy 128, Philo, CA 95466
+1 707-895-2957
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Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Tasting is waived if you do some purchasing. We tasted several and found purchasing some available only here as the way to go. Enjoy.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank BoulderNut
Reviewed October 9, 2017

We learned about this place while we were tasting at Roederer because they are owned by the same entity. They also make sparkling wines, but have a slightly different style than Roederer -- lower acid and less yeasty. The sparkling wines are probably a slightly...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

First visit for us and it won't be our last-- the 4 of us had such a great time tasting many great sparkling wines, at an extremely reasonable price of $6. The woman pouring (apologies for not getting her name) was so fun, generous and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Judy K
Reviewed November 5, 2016

Enjoyed our tasting experience @ Scharffenberger Cellars. The Anderson Valley has not really been discovered yet and remains quaint and peaceful.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Ronald G
Reviewed September 4, 2016

I have been tasting at Scharffenberger for many years when I visit Anderson Valley. They have consistently good sparkling wines and a couple of still wines too. Their wines are also a good value. Their tasting room is near the town of Philo and charges...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jim_atl
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the tasting at this vineyard. We normally don't drink sparking wine but loved every wine we tasted. Try it, you might like it!

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank uragem2016
Reviewed July 6, 2016

The further you drive away from Napa and Sonoma, the more attractive the pricing becomes. This was certainly true for Scharffenberger – a sparkling wine producer near Boonville. Tastings were $3 – but waived if you bought anything – and my wife really enjoyed several...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed December 1, 2015

Scharffenberger is one of two sparkling wine producers in the Valley with Rhoderer being the other one. The tasting experience at Scharffenberger is delightful and informative. I think their Sparkling offerings are exceptional and I always come home from the Anderson Valley with a bottle...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Marshall W
Reviewed October 26, 2015

I made two stops in Anderson Valley’s wine country on Day 6 of my road trip. My prime objective, however, was hiking in Hendy Woods State Park and getting to Mendocino before dinner. But .. Scharffenberger’s sparkling wines got a heady recommendation from a local...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank SageTraveler
Reviewed September 27, 2015

Enjoyed our tasting at Scharffenberger Cellars. The wines/sparkling wines we tasted were super and the staff helpful. No pressure to join their wine club--but good deal all the same. Can't wait for the first shipment!

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank scomstock
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