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Cakebread Cellars

8300 St. Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA 94573
+1 800-588-0298
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Great experience with James Scott Howard at Cakebread

We had a white wine tasting at 10am, and James was our host at Cakebread. We toured the vineyards... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
Expected a little more

Went to Cakebread, more to say we did, than for an actual experience. My mom, sister, and I for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Chicago, Illinois
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This winery specializes in producing wine to go with particular types of food and sells most of its wines to restaurants throughout the world.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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8300 St. Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA 94573
+1 800-588-0298

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a white wine tasting at 10am, and James was our host at Cakebread. We toured the vineyards and gardens, and walked through the wine production area. James was knowledgeable, engaged, and fun to spend time with. He actually got to know everyone a...More

Thank lacanter
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to Cakebread, more to say we did, than for an actual experience. My mom, sister, and I for years loved Cakebread - however we prefer the oakey, buttery version which isn't as popular now. It held sentimental value for us, so we did a...More

Thank KikMcG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wine is great and the staff are friendly. Enjoyed the wine tasting, but would have liked to see a little more of the facility. I know it would mean more glasses needing washing, but don't like the idea of tasting different wines out of...More

Thank Medsales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Caption says it all. The food was excellent as were the wines. Greg, Our guide did an exceptional job explaining the why and hows of pairing the types of food with wine. We thoroughly enjoyed the experience

Thank joeyrm7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great value for a tasting. It's nothing super special. It's definitely worth the hour at the cost. Our tasting was just gathered around a service cart. Carl was a host and we enjoyed him. Wines are good. Nothing is going to blow you away here...More

Thank Briner
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Had a private tasting here with a group of 10 people. They took us out in their garden for a tasting. Wines seem a little less bold tasting than other wines in the same varietal from other wineries. Great atmosphere however.

Thank petrod21
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Our guide was great very knowledge we did the reserve tasting impressed with bear mountain we got to pick grapes off the vine fun experience

Thank weluvvaca2
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This was our first visit to Cakebread Cellars and we enjoyed the white wine tasting. Our guide was very knowledgeable and the wines were excellent. While ordering our wine our guide brought us an additional sample and said she thought we might enjoy it. The...More

Thank westieluvers
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We discovered Cakebread Cellars on our very first visit to Napa several years ago and every trip to the valley we return to Cakebread for the wine and food pairing experience. We checked in and were poured a glass of sauvignon blanc to sip on...More

1  Thank tiffany8862
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to Cakebread. They are welcoming and informative no matter what your wine IQ may be. I think this is the best wine tasting experience in all of Napa! They even let you keep the wine glass with their emblem on...More

Thank ATravelfam4
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