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Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard

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Address: 6200 Foxen Canyon Road, Los Olivos, CA 93441
Phone Number: 800-841-1104, 805-688-1545
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activities: Wine tasting

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Beautiful setting and good wines

We got a flight of 5 wines each , a mix of white and red. Server was friendly and informative, and even pointed out the dump bucket (empty) so I could re-enact the scene from... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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156 reviews 156 reviews
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77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We got a flight of 5 wines each , a mix of white and red. Server was friendly and informative, and even pointed out the dump bucket (empty) so I could re-enact the scene from Sideways where Jack drinks it up. Beautiful grounds and very well laid out winery, with new patio furniture.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

Fess Parker winery is my favorite spot for wine tasting. Grounds are so peaceful, staff is friendly & engaging, products are delicious! (Wine & food!) make sure you stop at this 1!

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New York City, New York
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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Beautiful vineyard with incredible wines and a wonderful staff. Loved the country vibe here and enjoying a glass of wine outside surrounded by greenery and horses frolicking freely just across the way. The tasting room is quaint and they are very generous with their pours.

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Thousand Oaks, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I saw Sideways ... Actually have a long history with this winery, back when Fess was still around. When Eli was just cutting his teeth In the wine business, the quality of wine went way up here, then he branched out on his own and we followed him to Epiphany and some of the other wineries he had an influence... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I went to the Fess Parker Winery with my buddy because we were both fans of his but we heard they have some good wine. Well, I have to say we had a blast. The server was a riot and we ended up buying some coonskin hats like Fess wore as Daniel Boone on TV. We enjoyed some very good... More 

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Carmel, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We have had several good experiences over the years at this tasting room and this visit was no exception. The excellent staff permitted us to deviate a bit from the published tasting program and we appreciated that. We enjoy their wines, particularly the Rodney Syrah and look forward to opening those we purchased.

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La Palma, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Some of the wines are good, but overpriced. The servers always seem like they are doing you a big favor pouring their wine. Tasting fee is $12, Nicely landscaped grounds. Nice tasting room.

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Aliso Viejo, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Very nice property with a great picnic area. Wine was average and had a good chocolate pairing with their wine. Very busy place but would go back with friends.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We stop by when we are in the area to get some of their Riesling, Ashley Chardonnay, and Port. Today they just happened to have their 2011 Riesling on sale for $99 a case and I couldn't resist.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The grounds that the winery/tasting room are on, are large & impressive. We enjoyed learning the history of the owner. What made it was the lady that we had for our tasting. She was so bubbly & so entertaining, how would you not sign up for the wine club- so we had to. What a fun place & the wines... More 

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