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Solaro Estate

13111 Silver Creek Rd, Dripping Springs, TX 78620-5234
+1 832-660-8642
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Grape place for enlightenment

Great, award winning wines with friendly and extremely knowledgeable people make a tasting here a... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Prospect, Connecticut
via mobile
Good wine & great atmosphere

Great out of its way location, easy to find if you follow the signs. Headed towards the loud music... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Blake G
via mobile
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A local Austin winery venue; Solaro Estate expands above Barton Creek in harmony with the beauty of vineyards, racing Thoroughbreds and the spectacular vistas unique to the Texas Hill Country.In the Italian tradition, the Tasting Pavillion is integrated with the vineyard, encouraging the natural connection from the vine and grape to glass.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
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“italian wines” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
13111 Silver Creek Rd, Dripping Springs, TX 78620-5234
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Great, award winning wines with friendly and extremely knowledgeable people make a tasting here a wonderful experience. True crafted vintage gems you won’t find elsewhere.

Thank metalmaiden
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great out of its way location, easy to find if you follow the signs. Headed towards the loud music. We arrived late in the day and they're preparing for a major event the following day but still gave us a lot of care and focus....More

Thank Blake G
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Came here with my sister, and we had fun. At first I thought it wouldn't be too much of a friendly place.....the owners didn't even smile or say hello.....but we had Shayna and she is awesome! That girl is super knowledgeable and super friendly. She...More

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We enjoyed the prosecco from Italy but several of the wines tasted a little strange. Don't think we'll be back.

Thank Raye H
Reviewed 10 May 2017

You will pay $15 for a tasting but we had the added pleasure of tasting Solaro's Barbera which comes in at a rather whopping $169/bottle at the time of this review. It's a tough grape to grow in this region, thus the rather outlandish price...More

Thank Jewelsworld
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

On a sunny spring afternoon we found this estate winery a little out of town. There is a great outdoor patio with a nice view of some vineyards. The wine server knew her product well and we enjoyed several Italian wines both white and red....More

Thank markaybarncoo
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Wines seem a bit overpriced. Tasting room is nice. Restrooms are outside. They do have nice vines.Outdoor area is relaxing as well. We tasted a wine that was said to have a vinegar taste and boy did it. It actually tasted like bad wine but...More

Thank 23Lester45
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

3rd time we have been here, first time we felt welcomed- great visit, several wines were very good. Service was great this time too.

Thank rebecca t
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Robert Hugh Fritz III founded the Solaro Estate in Dripping Springs on the same property his family bought in 1909 of which he is now a co-owner. One hundred years later Solaro Estate Winery produced its first vintage and today grows the Montepulciano and Barbera...More

1  Thank AlainHarvey
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We loved the antipasto plate and sharing a bottle in their patio. The Italian wine we had was wonderful. The staff were excellent. Dog friendly. Once we got here, we stopped vineyard hopping and truly relaxed.

Thank cassmore
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