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Sonoita Vineyards

H. C. 1 Box 33, 290 Elgin-Canelo Road, Elgin, AZ 85611
520-455-5893
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Ranked #1 of 8 attractions in Elgin
Type: Wineries
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This place is in beautiful wine country. We came around 1pm and it was fairly busy but the employees were VERY nice and tried to make you feel like they weren't slammed. My husband and I have never been to a wine tasting before and let me tell you... WE WILL DO THIS AGAIN! We had a blast. We love... More

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Mesa, Arizona
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Great atmosphere and views are amazing. We finally made it after being a bit lost. Its quite a ways off the beaten path of the winners, but just go past village of Elgin (after you check out their great wines of course) and follow signage for a mile or so. Its a lovely place, with lovely people who really go... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The fantastic trees contrasting with the desert made it a great spot! Tiger the dog was very welcoming and we are looking forward to returning for the grape stomping festival the first weekend of August!

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Concord, New Hampshire
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61 reviews 61 reviews
24 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The owner does a most amazing thing & donates cases of wine his special blend, Angel Wings, to a local Catholic Parish in Sierra Vista, for their Holy Communion. Twice a year they open up the vineyards for the Annual Blessing of the Vines & the Parish Priest comes out for this special weekend. All visitors can partake in the... More

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Chicago, IL USA
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54 reviews 54 reviews
18 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We're spoiled by frequent trips to Napa. Our arizona friends took us on a wine tasting trip. We enjoyed the visit but the wines were our least favorite in AZ. The conversation and our server were just OK as well.

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Tampa, Florida
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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Bicycled into Sonoita Winery with a travel group mid-week in March for a wine-tasting + "food" for lunch. Here's the "true-skinny": Just do it! <grin> . Who would even think AZ could have a winery -- almost in the desert -- that is viable and has drinkable wines. Now, don't go comparing with the finest California, French or Italian vintages.... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I guess we've always been lucky since this was our third visit and we had the older gentleman, Foster?, and he's full of information and just charming. The wines themselves have really improved in the last 6 years and although we usually drink reds we bought a half dozen whites to fill in our case. When we left my husband... More

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New Jersey
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188 reviews 188 reviews
25 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

My friend loves to do wine tastings, I do not. I'd rather just have a glass of wine (which you can do) and sit and look at the scenery. It was chilly out and they have no comfortable seating, a bunch of plastic chairs and picnic tables. Friend got them to open up the balcony upstairs but not one chair... More

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Tuckerton, New Jersey
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110 reviews 110 reviews
55 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We were surprised at how big this tasting room was. The staff was very knowledgeable. We liked quite a few wines but they did. To ship back easy and we couldn't fit any in our suitcases, they had great wines! Angels wings was fantastic,

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Vail, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I have been there befor and loved it the older gentlemen was very good the last time I was there I just got home and was very upset for my daughter has come in from Edmonton Alberta Canada and my husband and I were very excited to take her there and we walked in and stood around for over five... More

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