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Cakebread Cellars

8300 St. Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA 94573
+1 800-588-0298
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Great wine in Napa that stands out

I love wine and wine country. It is always fun to meet the hosts and find out more about the wine... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daryl L
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
via mobile
Customer Service was awesome!

We visited on a slow day and the staff was kind of enough to walk us around and extend our tasting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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8300 St. Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA 94573

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love wine and wine country. It is always fun to meet the hosts and find out more about the wine. This experience with Nancy was exceptional. She is knowledgeable about the wine and made the tasting so fun. We sat outside with beautiful weather...More

Thank Daryl L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a slow day and the staff was kind of enough to walk us around and extend our tasting a bit. It made for a more informative experience and we really appreciated it :). The wine is also great too. I recommend the...More

Thank lltravelmel1
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful winery with some of the best red wine I tasted. Their 2004 Merlot was the most memorable wine in the flight that we tasted. The people were friendly and knowledgeable which made for a fun experience.

Thank rwiede
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have been visiting Napa Valley for decades. We used to visit back in the day when tastings were free and the tasting room was a simple, small space. Over the years wine tasting has become big business with most wineries charging...More

1  Thank Peggy P
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Booked my reservation back in May of 2017 for a November trip. They not only had the booking (with no credit card, nor guarantee) but also had notes about my conversation with Linda. There were 4 of us on the tour, but my father-in-law was...More

2  Thank gillespyc
Reviewed 14 November 2017

My husband and I came to Napa with another couple and we all agreed we wish we went to a different winery instead of this one. In all fairness, I also think that the rainy weather hindered our experience here because we did not get...More

1  Thank omalleyj20
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This was our first stop on our Napa winery tour and we lucked out. Our group got a beautiful tasting outside by a very knowledgable and friendly member of the Cakebread family who walked us thru not only all of their wines, but a ton...More

Thank Jig1600
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The gardens are so attractive with the mix of flowers, vegetables, herbs. So fun to stroll through them. The wine tasting itself was rather a let down for me. We were all standing around a bar surrounded by empty wine barrels. Not one chip offered...More

Thank WeSawIt2013
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We stopped in for a tasting without reservations and got a bit lucky to get paired up with a group that had room for 2 more. The tasting was in a chilled wine storage room, which always adds to the experience. Cakebread makes some excellent...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This is our second trip to Napa so we have done more than two dozen wine tasting. We were looking forward to this sit down wine tasting. The guide was excellent. She was passionate and well informed. The wine selection was just ok IMO. The...More

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