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Elizabeth Spencer Wines

1165 Rutherford Road, Rutherford, CA 94573
707-963-4768
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Ranked #13 of 19 activities in Rutherford
Type: Wineries
Owner description: Elizabeth Spencer Wines, located in the heart of Napa Valley in Rutherford, is an artisan producer of varietal wines from some of the best wine... more » Owner description: Elizabeth Spencer Wines, located in the heart of Napa Valley in Rutherford, is an artisan producer of varietal wines from some of the best wine regions in Northern California. The belief of Elizabeth Spencer is that wine should be delicious and representative of its appellation of origin. We make wines to drink - inviting wines that we, our friends and our customers truly enjoy. Elizabeth Spencer wines are characterized by intensity and purity of flavor. « less
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massachusetts
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

thanks peter for you attention and knowledge about the offered wines--wines tastings are overpriced-we did get a ticket at the start for buy one get one free and the visitor center Your Rose in delightful for summer drinking experience

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Richardson, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

We visited early on a Thursday morning. The hostess was very nice and welcoming. We did their basic flight, and were able to enjoy them on the patio. Hostess came out to serve each new flight while we enjoyed the patio and the amazing weather. There are a few great wines here (we bought two different varieties), but the others... More

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Charlotte, nc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We had time to kill between reserved tastings so we stopped in at the Elizabeth Spencer tasting room. It is a small boutique place with a great outdoor patio tasting area, relaxed with patio umbrellas, tables, loveseats, etc. You first walk in to the building & are offered a taste of their Sauvignon Blanc to start. Then you can find... More

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Milwaukee, WI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Elizabeth Spencer was recommended to us as a 'boutique' winery, and that pretty accurately sums up our experience. This was the first tasting room we visited and we enjoyed the wines; particularly the rose. As luck would have it, in talking with one of the employees, we learned that ES was hosting their Rose Release Party a few days later... More

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Asheville, NC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This little boutique tasting room in the old post office is a perfect stop in Rutherford. Their wines are outstanding and the staff is friendly and knowledgeable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

What a nice little winery! Well situated, friendly and always willing to take in a walk-in client when I have a hole in my schedule. They'll even serve wine by the glass for those not wishing to go through a whole tasting flight. Located in the original post office building in Rutherford, built in 1872, so not too spacious. But... More

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Oregon
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This winery came highly reccomended by a few of our friends, a "not to miss". I didn't get it. Nice garden area. Service was ho-hum. I thought the wines offered for the flight were underwhelming.

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Santa Clara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We attended our first Rosé Wine Release Party and it didn't disappointed! Fabulous Rosé and also the other wines served were amazing! We also had the opportunity to talk with Elizabeth herself, we had a great time chatting with her. We will definitely be back for other release parties!

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London, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

Really amazing wine in a lovely setting with a small outside area. The lady Carisma who helped us with the tasting was very knowledgeable and knew our likes making great recommendations.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Small tasting room with an interesting story associated. Worth a visit in to try the wines. Much more personal than some of the bigger vineyards. Good selection of wine with informative staff. Worth a visit in.

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