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The Steven Kent Winery

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Address: 5443 Tesla Rd., Livermore, CA 94550
Phone Number: 925-243-6440
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12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Hoping to taste some pinot noir from La Rochelle winery only to discover Steven Kent recently sold the winery. Steven Kent winery offered 4 wines for a $15 tasting fee. The... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed January 25, 2015
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Hoping to taste some pinot noir from La Rochelle winery only to discover Steven Kent recently sold the winery. Steven Kent winery offered 4 wines for a $15 tasting fee. The chardonnay was unremarkable after having just tasted much better at Wente. Same for the three reds. If you spent $50 the tasting fee was waived and most of the... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We visited the Steven Kent Winery barrel room and had a GREAT experience. Not only was the wine excellent (the blends especially), but the staff went above and beyond to make sure we had a good tasting. From the back room prep area, our server noticed we all tasted and poured our wine in the spittoon. She quickly ran out,... More 

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California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We visited the Steven Kent Winery for a wine tasting. Upon arrival the host was stunned that we did not have reservations and suggested that we sit on the patio which was dusty and barren. About a half hour passed and our host never came so we went back into the winery and were finally given access to the $15... More 

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We did a tasting in the barrel room as well as the reserve tasting. Both were a very good experience with good wines and very friendly and knowledgeable staff. We enjoyed every wine that we tasted. There is also a nice outside patio for sitting and tasting. A very nice experience and we'll go here again.

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

This is a pleasant place to taste wine; there is a nice outside patio area (think picnics!) in Livermore. The winery was started in 1996 and it specializes in cabernet.

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Livermore, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Steven Kent and La Rochelle are my favorites. Cindy, Tracey and Pam are wonderful! Great patio experience on summer weekends. The tasting room is great because you must be assigned a table so it is not the place for a bus load of power tasters. Best wine!

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Anderson, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Visited Healdsburg, Sonoma, Yountville and Livermore - 6 wineries total. This, Steven Kent Winery, was my favorite. Karolyn & Pam were great hosts and the experience at Kent was fun, personal and relaxing. Would definitely go back!

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Michigan
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Friends of our live in the East Bay area and recommended we try tasting the wines at Steven Kent Winery. We were blown away by the quality and ended up joining the club to receive wine periodically to our Michigan home. We are always happy with what we receive!

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Callahan, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Nice ambience, standing around individual wine tasting barrel kiosks in a cellar. Better wine than other places, but Livermore Valley doesn't appear to be the best spot for good California wine. Friendly server.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

The wine here was good. Tasting room was nice. Now, we did show up almost at closing time so maybe that was why service was not all that great. The person doing the pouring just came over, poured our wine and left. Did not stick around to explain much so we just drank and waited for the next tasting. We... More 

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