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Bella Vineyards

9711 W Dry Creek Rd, Healdsburg, CA 95448
866 572 3552
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Ranked #25 of 116 activities in Healdsburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wineries
Activities: Wine tasting
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Fort Worth
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40 reviews 40 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

We were with Platypus Tours when we discovered this wonderful Vineyard! The tasting area is unusual and they also have a great picnic area. Enjoyed the wine so much, I joined the wine club! Thanks to Army at Platypus Tours for opening our eyes to this great hidden gem!

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Austin, Texas
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27 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

Excellent pinot noir and zinfandel! The Chardonnay was also very good. The tastings in the "cave" are a fun experience. The people were very friendly and informative about their wines.

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Roanoke, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We have been spending some time in the area as part of a little getaway and discovered this winery on a drive through Dry Creek Valley. It has some great wines - especially liked Lilly Hill Zin and friendly staff. The views were beautiful and the atmosphere really casual. Hope to go back again and enjoy the caves.

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Orlando, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Definitely tour the cave and taste everything you can. Beautiful property and wine. One if the best stops in the wine road!

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Woodworth, Louisiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Bella Vineyards is a first class tour, great wine and a ton of fun. You start tour in a beautifully decorated cave. From there you venture to the top of the vineyard in a Swiss Military transport vehicle. We learned so much about vineyards, wine making and marketing. From there you return to the business side of the caves, where... More

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Raleigh
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54 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We discovered this little winery after having a glass of Bella Zin at a restaurant for lunch. The tasting rooms are in a cave in the side of a mountain. Cool atmosphere! I loved every single sample offered at the tasting. The staff are friendly, knowledgeable, and they do not push their wine club (which we had to join). Can't... More

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Falls Church, Virginia, United States
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Bella was a surprising highlight of my weekend in Sonoma. I love Dry Creek Zins and Bella has quality wines to offer. In the barn, we tasted a delightful Chardonnay (which I'm not normally a fan of Calif. Chards); we were then led to the "small bites station" outside and were delighted with a Rose paired with saffron, vegetable &... More

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ft worth, tx
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This was one of the vineyards we visited with other veterans of DCV Passport weekend (our first time). This was one of the stops that I remember and enjoyed. Several Zinfandel's and a Sirah that I thought was good, which were paired with some great food. Definitely check this place out if you get the opportunity. Unique "cave" wine cellar.

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Concord
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44 attraction reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Bella is at the "end of the road." And, worth the extra few miles to get there. The people are nice. The wines are nice.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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30 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We rode to this winery as part of a guided bicycle tour through Sonoma County. Of the three wineries we toured (including Quivira), this was definitely our favorite: the ambiance was inviting and relaxed while feeling luxurious. We shared a wine tasting, and were delighted with the food pairings that came with the food: garlic buttermilk mashed potatoes and dark... More

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