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Balistreri Vineyards

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Address: 1946 East 66th Avenue, Denver, CO 80229
Phone Number: +1 303-287-5156
11:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 17:00

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Very nice visit

We weren't sure if we were going to eat there but when we heard that the wine tasting was free if you order food we decided to do that - my wife had the pear salad which was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Ken K
Wausau, Wisconsin
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Wausau, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We weren't sure if we were going to eat there but when we heard that the wine tasting was free if you order food we decided to do that - my wife had the pear salad which was superb and I had the cheese plate which was amazing - we were encouraged to try every wine on the menu and... More 

Thank Ken K
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

An unlikely location for a vineyard (1946 E 66th Ave between Franklin St and York St), on the north end of town on a slightly industrial strip. But, there's off street parking, a big tasting room for FREE, and spacious dining areas along with some outdoor al fresco style dining. You can try a few whites, several reds, some bubblies,... More 

Thank Jack M
Shorewood, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a wine-tasting after we landed in Denver and had an extra hour to kill before checking in to our vacation rental. It was a nice tasting room, and the staff was friendly and informative. We weren't hungry, so we didn't try any food. So, it was just a quick stop. If you enjoy wine tastings, it's worth... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Food is wonderful. The wine is good as well but the food is great. Fun place to go with friends and family.

Thank Mtarin
Aurora, Colorado
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664 reviews
344 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 439 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Some friends took me here for a birthday lunch and it was great! Extensive wine tasting with many, many wines. We were not limited on the number of samples and never felt rushed which is often the case. They pride themselves on their natural wine, but I have to say, it just didn't do it for me, maybe it is... More 

Thank Laurie S
St. Louis, MO
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41 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Balistreri prides itself on making wines the natural way; wild yeasts, minimal additions & processing made to the wine. I admire their grit to do this on a commercial scale, and I respect that. Having said that, the wines would be MUCH better if modern winery processes and procedures were used. I've made wine myself and I think I'm right... More 

Thank SaintLooieGreg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I have been to this winery several times. It has grown from a small tasting room in the little white house to a lovely space with a long wine tasting bar and a few tables inside and out for dining. They now have a banquet room and outdoor area for weddings. You could spend an hour tasting all the wines... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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110 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

I have been to many wineries and I am used to a limited number of samples, occasionally feeling rather rushed due to crowds and often times having to pay a fee. This visit however was none of those things. We visited on a Saturday when they were set up to host a wedding later that evening. Because of this, they... More 

Thank M0reTravelPlease
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34 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Good tour of small winery that produces a nice variety of wines and allows tasting of many. Unique wines and a history of one family's experience. Enjoyable and personable.

Thank Brian Carl J
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We were surprised to find this small winery that makes its wine right there in the basement. The food was excellent. We ordered our food and started our wine tasting, they came and got us when our food was ready, we finished our lunch and went back to finish our wine tasting and tour of the wine making. We came... More 

Thank Marisa C

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