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Carlos Creek Winery

Address: 6693 County Rd 34 NW, Alexandria, MN 56308
Phone Number: 320 846 5443
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Ranked #1 of 19 Attractions in Alexandria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
Activities: Wine tasting
Owner description: Serious Wine - Serious Fun! Enjoy sampling & drinking our award winning wines surrounded by our...
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Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
Activities: Wine tasting
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Owner description: Serious Wine - Serious Fun! Enjoy sampling & drinking our award winning wines surrounded by our vineyards & orchards. Bring your family and friends and enjoy the many exceptional activities and events we offer.We're open 361 days of the year. Complimentary tours are offered at 1:00 and 3:00 each day, with an additional tour at 5:00 on Saturday. Wine sampling is $6 and includes a souvenir Carlos Creek wine glass. We offer live music from 2:00-6:00 every Saturday, plus Fridays & Sundays during the Summer. The second weekend after Labor Day we host our Grape Stomp and Fall Festival where over 600 people will stomp grapes.

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Franklin
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

My husband and I decided to take a road trip today. It was 6 degrees when we left home. We live 2 hours away from this winery. We both have the Minnesota Winery Passport which entitles us to a free wine tasting and a souvenir wine goblet to take home. This winery was voted the "Best in the state" on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We have been here twice and impressed both times. They offer both wine tasting and tours in a non stuffy environment. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly. $7 gets you 5 wine samples and a glass to take home. They also have sodas for any non-drinkers in your party. During the summer they have a small restaurant but offer snacks... More 

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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this review

WOW! What a great review. I am honored and affirmed that the hard work our staff does to create a wonderful experience and quality wines is hitting the mark with those that matter most - customers like yourself. Please visit us again and thanks for choosing Alexandria. More 

North Dakota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

What a great time we had at the Carlos Creek Winery. The staff was so helpful, informative, and friendly! We learned more from this winery tour than we did from the tour we took down in Branson, MO. Definitely spend the $7 for the wine tasting--not only do you narrow down your favorite before buying some bottles, but you also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I visited the winery for my brother's wedding and the setting was wonderful. The wines were great and the reception hall was beautiful! My children even had fun chasing frogs in the pond and playing life size chess!

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My fiancee and I arrived at the winery around 1230 on a Saturday. Very quiet when we arrived. The tasting room is gorgeous and the tasting bar can comfortably hold a large amount of people. The woman helping us was friendly and willing to grab someone to help answer my questions, as she was a newer staff member. I tried... More 

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Andover, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We had a group of 35. We enjoyed cheese and crackers with our wine tastes. The bar tenders were friendly and our tasting fun. The tour guide was very knowledgeable. This was an excellent experience.

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Rochester, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I have been to Carlos Creek Winery twice now and both times was great. The first time we went for their wine tasting. Were given several to sample and it was so hard deciding which ones were the favorites. Their raspberry, peach and cranberry wines are delicious! Actually, I don't think I sampled a bad one! The servers are friendly... More 

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Nerstrand, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

What a great time we had at the grape stomp this year. We attended all three days. Friday it was cold . Just wore a warm winter coat. Some of the advantages were the crowds weren't as big so was able to look at all the vendors, watch the grape stomp heats , listen to all the music and watch... More 

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Cushing, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We were at the Grape Stomp today... great festival..very crowded, the food is spendy, but where isn't it spendy... lots of good music... loved the Schells Beer tent, but they need more servers. No beer drinker i know wants to stand in line for 15 minutes to get a beer....Also , in the wine tasting, there were not enough serving... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

My husband and I drove here for the afternoon on our way home from Lake Carlos State Park. We both had a panini from the cafe and did a wine tasting afterwards. The food was delicious, and for me, was more than enough to fill me up. I had the Mediterranean panini and my husband had a chicken one. The... More 

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