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Address: H. C. 1 Box 33, 290 Elgin-Canelo Road, Elgin, AZ 85611
Phone Number: 520-455-5893
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Beautiful view; wine were okay

Of the three wineries we visited in the Sonoita AVA this one definitely has the best vista. Wine tasting room nicely laid out and a good variety of wine and other... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 7, 2015
Jeffrey S
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Peoria, Illinois
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Peoria, Illinois
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161 reviews 161 reviews
23 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Of the three wineries we visited in the Sonoita AVA this one definitely has the best vista. Wine tasting room nicely laid out and a good variety of wine and other merchandise. I am sure you will read reviews by others that are positive on the wines tasted. Personally, I was disappointed. Personal opinion, sorry.

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38 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We throughly enjoyed our visit for three reasons. one) Lori, the vineyard manager is a delight. She is extremely knowledgeable, very friendly and provided us with many helpful ideas so that we would enjoy our stay. two) As the oldest of the wineries, the history of the is vineyard makes for a wonderful visit. Three) On Saturdays, one can enjoy... More 

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Lori R, Manager at Sonoita Vineyards, responded to this review

Thank you so much for coming to our winery and enjoying everthing. We hope to see you again. Cheers!! More 

Ontario
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Decent wines from this place. It has a few very good reds including cab sav. Enjoyed the trip. Only issue is we had dogs that stayed in the car. The winery has several dogs including one that just kept jumping up on the car door. Looks like when we return to Canada will need the Toyota dealership to buff out... More 

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Lori R, Manager at Sonoita Vineyards, responded to this review

I am so happy you enjoyed our wines when you visited. We have all rescue animals on the property and I am sorry one of our dogs jumped on your vehicle. I am sure it is our deaf border collie that did the deed he likes to play with other dogs. We now kennel all the rescue dogs up so... More 

Tucson, Arizona
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Sonoita Vineyards is the brainchild of Dr. Gordon Dutt, a retired University of Arizona soil scientist. Blessing of the Vines occurs in April. As you stroll through the vineyard, the blessing is performed by a Catholic priest and a Lutheran minister, with whom Dr. Dutt has long-stanging friendships. "Angel Wings" is the communion wine served at Dove of Peace Lutheran... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Sonoita Vineyards was outstanding! They have gourmet lunch on weekends, and their wines are fabulous!

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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56 reviews 56 reviews
10 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

On a one-afternoon wine tasting tour of the Sonoita/Elgin area, we visited Dos Cabezas Wineworks, Lightning Ridge Cellars, Sonoita Vineyards, and Callaghan Vineyards. While I have visited many wineries and have a fairly good base of comparison, I haven’t visited any others in the Sonoita area and thus can’t compare these to other Sonoita area wineries. Sonoita Vineyards was our... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 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
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

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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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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96 reviews 96 reviews
35 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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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