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Frank Family Vineyards

Address: 1091 Larkmead Lane, Calistoga, CA 94515
Phone Number: 800 574 9463
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Ranked #21 of 61 Activities in Calistoga
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
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Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

This was recommended by the owners of Zinfandel House B&B. It was a lovely winery, not too crowded and crazy. The tasting host was very friendly and helpful, and gave us a free taste of a special dessert wine since my mother loves them. I would not say this is my all-time favorite Napa experience, but there were no drawbacks... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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45 reviews 45 reviews
19 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

This was also at the top of our list for wine tasting! Monty assisted us with our wine tasting, and he couldn't have been more helpful or pleasant. We had a great experience and ended up finding some delicious wines to take home! Add Frank Family Vineyards to your tasting list!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
21 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Great wines and a really personable tasting host (think his name was Gary). This was the best of the tastings we did (10 tastings/3 tours). What made this one better was that the host had Napa stories. Definitely not a get you in, get you out kind of tasting. While we were there, he had two other tasting groups that... More 

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Fremont, California
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1,890 reviews 1,890 reviews
1,166 attraction reviews
1,126 helpful votes 1,126 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

For those who are interested in Marilyn Monroe, this is THE winery to go to in Napa Valley. The staff is friendly. For my personal tastes, its just an average winery in a valley full of excellent wineries. Of the Frank family wines, their reserve pinot is the one I enjoyed the most of the ones I tasted.

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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238 reviews 238 reviews
81 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

We had the Reserve tasting of reserve estate wines. Wines were great with informative discussions of the winery and wines. Some surprise wines lie Sangiovese and Petite Syrah. Worth a visit in Calistoga.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

it has always been a winery that gets thrown at as a must see when you are in town but for us at this time it's everything we don't want in a winery. Average wines with very well marketed names so they can double the price it should sell for. Top wines are good but very expensive. Anything under $100... More 

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Taos, NM
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We met with a VERY knowledgeable man who poured us the wines and gave us all the information about them. We were able to sit outside at the picnic tables and have cheese and crackers so that the wine didn't hit us too badly before this tasting (since we'd already gone to two other wineries) so the grounds were very... More 

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113 reviews 113 reviews
16 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Stopped here for tasting. Have a great location if you want a picnic, lots of folks taking advantage of a perfect setting. Wine tasting offered a variety of product.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We had a wonderful tasting - despite not ending up signing up for a tasting (as i was a driver) I got roped in (very easily I might add - no arm twisting). It turned out to be my absolute favorite vineyard of our trip - and we visited more than 15 in Napa and Sonoma. Prepare to spend some... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Visited Frank Family for the first time since the new tasting room was built. They continue to make you feel at home. Visited on a rainy weekday and the winery was crowded. Even with the crowd, they spend a great deal of time with you and the wines are some of the best in Napa. Many people are not familiar... More 

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