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Cougar Vineyard & Winery

39870 De Portola Rd, Temecula, CA 92592-8863
+1 951-491-0825
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Great wine, great staff!

Some of the best reds in Temecula. They have a nice seating / picnic area outside, but if it's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Apple Valley
Recommended by my sister-in-law

My sister and brother-in-law have stopped at this winery during the past visits to Temecula. They... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Jill B
Lakeville, Minnesota
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We specialize in 100% Estate Italian varietals. All our wines are produced at the winery. We currently farm approximately 17 family acres. Join us next time you go to Temecula wine tasting for some of the best selection of Italian varietals around.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
39870 De Portola Rd, Temecula, CA 92592-8863
+1 951-491-0825
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some of the best reds in Temecula. They have a nice seating / picnic area outside, but if it's cool, there is lots of space inside too. It's a great place to get a glass (free for club members), find a nice seat and enjoy...More

Thank Susieqa
Reviewed 14 May 2017

My sister and brother-in-law have stopped at this winery during the past visits to Temecula. They promised that it would be worth the stop. I loved the small vineyard feel as well as several of the wines. I did not feel rushed during our wine...More

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for a few months, there are so many vineyards in Temecula, but this one stands out! Try the Peach Sangria, refreshing bubbly, great in a hot day. Their deli is superb, nice boars head sandwiches, goes great with wine. Highly recommended. Buy...More

Thank OC-RaiderFan
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Cougar has an extensive selection of Italian varietal wines; some you will recognize and others that you may never have heard of. Cougar prides itself in producing all of its wines on-site from estate grown grapes and grapes from the Temecula Valley AVA. Cougar typically...More

Thank BobRChantilly
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Cougar used to be our favorite in Temecula, in fact we even joined their wine club last year, but cancelled due to shipping and schedule issues that didn;t work well with our state or us.. Anyway, we stopped in, of course had to pay for...More

Thank monetkids
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

I stop in here a few times a month. The wine is good and the deli offers great pizza, sandwiches and more. The chairs on the patio are great for enjoying the view and your wine.

Thank bnmpaul
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Late Friday afternoon stopped by and quite busy as live music night. Casual ambiance with nice popular boars head sandwich bar with lots of locals. We picked out to get Aaron #42 as our host who was fantastic and we had a great time tasting...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We had already had our fill of wine so we didn't taste anything at Courgars but we did stop in for lunch. We aren't fancy people so this was a great choice for us. The deli style sandwich and salads were perfect for us and...More

Thank Mindy C
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We had our lunch here on the tour and it was catered and great. We ate in the Barrel Room and afterwards had our tastings. The winery is very old fashioned and excellent wines.

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Cougar Vineyard & Winery is a family owned and operated boutique winery located off the main drag of Temecula wineries on what is known locally as the “De Portola Wine Trail.” Located on top of a hill overlooking the Temecula Valley, this winery specializes in...More

Thank BruinDan
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