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Quixote Winery

6126 Silverado Trail, Napa, CA 94558
707-944-2659
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Ranked #79 of 189 activities in Napa
Type: Wineries
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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Quixote is a quaint, eclectic boutique winery tucked into the foothills off of Silverado Trail in the Stags' Leap district. Autumn, our hostess, provided us with a knowledgeable, in depth and personalized tour of the facilities, which are themselves part art installation and gallery. Quixote crafts superb wines, which we enjoyed both before and during the guided tour. If you... More

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Rancho Santa Fe, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

I recently made an impromptu visit to Quixote Winery because our hotel gave us the tip to check it out and I must say, it definitely exceeded my expectations. They walk you through the winery, stopping at different areas to talk about the history and pour you wine. It's a tour and tasting all at once. Also - superb wine.... More

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

The people leaving as we arrived were generous with praise for their 2 hour tour and tasting. I guess their regular hot went home. 25 minutes later we were dismissed. One of the wines clearly had been open for days and was totally gone. One was bland, one seemed off and one was very good. Pretty poor batting average for... More

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Newport Beach, California
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86 reviews 86 reviews
18 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

great wine, great tour, very artsy and beautiful grounds--tours are about 10 people and by appointment. i would make this a stop for sure

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Everybody there has great wines, but just Quixote has a passionate and eccentric story. Their place is really beautiful and different from everything that we could ever seen. David took us for a tour in the cellars with their unique steel barrels decorated by their employees.. their winery has more than grapes and good structure, they have soul. You can't... More

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Dave J, Manager at Quixote Winery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for coming and experiencing Quixote Winery. We hope you will be able to visit us again in the future. More

Watford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

David, Head of Hospitality, gave us a wonderful tour of this unique winery, set off the beaten track. The architecture is colourful and unique and the story behind the building is fascinating. Quixote's whole approach is different from all the other wineries we visited. It is fun, educational and very personal plus the Syrahs were lovely. Definitely make an appointment... More

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London, United Kingdom
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26 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

This winery has an exceptional back story and David, head of hospitality, is just the man to tell it. We had a little trouble finding it but once we saw the unique building, designed by Friedensreich Hundertwasser , we were glad we had persevered. Just wandering through the buildings would've been worth it but the big reds, especially the Petit... More

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Bloomingdale, Illinois
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

This is a do not miss site for architecure buffs. Completely hidden from the road, the winery reveals itself bit by amazing bit as you approach from the parking area. Your reward for making an appointment is not only the chance to see the amazing architecture, but to enjoy some of the best syrah you will ever taste.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012 via mobile

Quixote is an off the beaten path gem replete with whimsical architecture. We had a wonderful tour of the facility, full of colorful stories regarding the designer and his charismatic nature. The tour ends with the tasting and cheeses in the back patio. Petite Syrah was exceptional.

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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13 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

Very personable tour and wine tasting with cheese plate on their patio afterwards. The building itself is very uniquely designed with an interesting story to go along with it that you will hear about during the tour. The tour cost here was one that did not get credited if you purchased any of their wine like many others did. Also... More

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