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Fontanella Family Winery

1721 Partrick Road, Napa, CA 94558
(707) 252-1017
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Ranked #25 of 190 activities in Napa
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Wineries
Description: Great family, boutique winery in sunny Napa, CA. I want to review this great winery that we just visited! Cheers!
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Our last trip to Napa, we focused on fewer more intimate wineries. This one fit the bill perfectly. Friendly and nice that they included some small food pairings. The wines were good and the hostess was very knowledgable. Would highly recommend. Need to call for an appointment.

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Humble
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

From the minute we pulled into the gate, we could tell this was the place for us. Weather turned beautiful just in time for our tasting on their terrace. Jackie was warm, friendly and VERY knowledgable. We shared a tasting, food pairing and barrel tasting during our visit. It was hard to leave this beautiful place. Can't wait to return... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

A modern open tasting room with great views of the vineyard and Napa, where a tasting is paired with food and expertly presented. This really is a great family winery with exceptional wines. Do not miss a barrel tasting if available.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Small vineyard with quality wines! Had an awesome time. We learned from the different soils and how same grapes have different flavors in different soils. The barrel tasting room is amazing. Thank you Fontanella for a great experience.

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Roseville, California, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Jeff is an excellent wine maker with the utmost attention to detail. He knows his wine and crafts it with the highest passion. Excellent Cabernet both the estate as well as the Beckstoffer GIII.

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Mandeville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We visited this winery on our trip to Napa last week and it was our favorite. Jackie was a great hostess. The wine and food were delicious and we got to taste out of the barrel. We joined the wine club (our first time joining one) when we returned home and can't wait for our 1st shipment.

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

We toured upon the suggestion of our private driver in 2010... An excellent spot with lovely, personal tour by Karen Fontanella. The setting is beautiful and the wines keep coming to our home... Wonderful memories of our time at Fontanella.

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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

We had a great time with Stacy. The wines were terrific and we really tasted the difference between the types of soil and oak when barrel tasting. I thought the blending kit was clever but we chose to buy more wine instead. I would highly recommend that you check them out. They gave us an outstanding personal experience and we... More

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Napa, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Personal Service. Stacy was great. It is a beautiful location and the wines were really good. I would recommend to cab and zin lovers.

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We really enjoyed our visit to this small winery and enjoyed the barrel tasting as we had never done one before! Good wine and we were really engaged though out our visit!

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