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Address: 1991 St. Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA 94573 (Formerly Rubicon Estate)
Phone Number: +1 707-968-1100
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activities: Wine tasting
Description: The Inglenook legacy began in 1879 when Gustave Niebaum, a Finnish sea...
The Inglenook legacy began in 1879 when Gustave Niebaum, a Finnish sea captain, wine connoisseur and entrepreneur, came to Rutherford to build a wine estate that would rival Europe's finest. When Niebaum's grandnephew, John Daniel, Jr. inherited the chateau and vineyards in the 1930s, Inglenook had already earned international acclaim. Francis and Eleanor Coppola purchased the property in 1975 and have spent forty years reuniting the original vineyards, returning winemaking operations to the chateau, and restoring Inglenook's illustrious heritage with the help of renowned wine consultant Stephane Derenoncourt and Managing Director and Winemaker Philippe Bascaules. In honor of this estate and its historical significance, we have restored the name, Inglenook.
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property and vineyard tour

Inglenook is one of a handful of iconic treasures in the Napa Valley and should be visited by anyone with an interest in the valley and how it has evolved over the last century... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2015
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Park City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Inglenook is one of a handful of iconic treasures in the Napa Valley and should be visited by anyone with an interest in the valley and how it has evolved over the last century. Kenton, our guide on a private tour/tasting, did an expert job combining historical perspective, the Coppola ownership influence and tasting/ appreciating a few Cask and Rubicon... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

The main building and the surrounding grounds are eye candy. Our guide was very personable and did a wonderful job of explaining the history of the winery. Seeing the Tucker car was a special hit for me.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I'm not sure the tour was what I was expecting. It was more a history of the winery. Very little time was spent drinking wine and talking about it. Not a bad experience - just different. I wanted to learn about the wine.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The grounds + wine were both awesome. Friendly staff and great tasting room. The history of the property is very interesting. A must see for sure

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I stop at Inglenook almost every time I visit Napa. I am a huge fan of the history of the vinyard as well as what Mr. Coppola has done with it in the past 40 years. He pays tribute to Gustave Neibaum while he is pursuing perfection in a bottle. This visit we did the Inglenook Experiance. Pierre was our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Always a phenomenal experience at Inglenook. In the heart of cab growing country, the Rubicon stands out -having the perfect cherry violet notes. And the Blancaneaux, a white blend, was surprisingly refreshing. But for my palate the Edizionne Pennino Zinfandel was perfection. Be sure to check out the expansive gift shop and the Coppola movie artifacts too!!! The estate also... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Inglenook is a beautiful property to visit, the memorabilia and staircase with its beautiful stained glass window were stunning. We even enjoyed a cappuccino here.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Rubicon Wine has been the special occasion wine for our family of years. So naturally when our two teenage boys joined us in Napa we took the opportunity to take them on a visit to the winery that is much talked about in our family. We were greeted by a energetic, friendly tour host Florian. He was awesome! He shared... More 

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Austin, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I came here on the way back from Sacramento going to S.F. and it is about 45 minutes to an hour off of the 101. The chateau was very nice, very quiet, and not many people were there. You can tour the house as you carry a glass of wine, and the scenery was very nice as well. The place... More 

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San Luis Obispo County, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This property is jaw droopingly beautiful. Open entering the facility, you feel as if you are transported back in time to a different era. Our host, Herald, was outstanding. He was full of knowledge, stories, and made the experience enjoyable. I would recommend this winery and make sure to ask for Herald!

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Additional Information about Inglenook

Address: Address: 1991 St. Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA 94573 (Formerly Rubicon Estate)
Phone Number: +1 707-968-1100
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Rutherford
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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