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St. Francis Winery and Vineyards

100 Pythian Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95409
+1 800-675-9437
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Ranked #8 of 55 Activities in Santa Rosa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wineries
Owner description: For more than four decades, St. Francis Winery & Vineyards has hand-crafted fruit forward, luscious and full-bodied wines from the superior mountain... more » Owner description: For more than four decades, St. Francis Winery & Vineyards has hand-crafted fruit forward, luscious and full-bodied wines from the superior mountain and valley vineyards in Sonoma County's best appellations. St. Francis wines are recognized globally for outstanding quality and great value. As a Certified Sustainable, family-owned winery, we have worked throughout our history to preserve Sonoma County's natural resources for future generations. « less
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Santa Rosa, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

I live nearby. Taking a guest or visitor to this special place is a treat for me. I am proud of Sonoma County and this friendly neighborhood winery has wonderful events that they host. I belong to their wine club and their wines are very good. Sometimes they run specials which I can buy as gifts. It is in a... More

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Austin, TX
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Been there a few times over the years and it is one of our favorites. The property is beautiful and the wines are great! My husband and I always share a tasting and enjoy a glass on the patio. Also if you have a Visa Signature card the tasting is free!

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Washington, DC
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We had a wonderful tasting with Ronnie - he shared the standard tasting menu and then also gave us tastings of several wines that he thought we might like based on our tastes. This was a real winner - the wine was fantastic and if you walk onto the lawn, the view is incredible. We ordered a wine flight and... More

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Karen is awesome at St Francis!!! the wine is lovely especially the Zinfandels!!! the view is so beautiful!!! well worth the visit

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Pierrefonds quebec
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I've been with my wife at S-Francis Winery in Sonoma. I took the food and wine pairing. Limited seating only 16 persons total. The winery personnel was very friendly. Before we went to the Lunch of 11h00 am, they offered us a glass of Sauvignon to make us wait prior to lunch. Once installed at the table, we had an... More

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Hilton Head Island
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94 reviews 94 reviews
21 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We had a very good wine tasting experience here using our Visa Signature card for free tastings. They were very accommodating and have some outstanding wines. We particularly liked the Zinfandel. This is a vineyard worth stopping at.

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Astoria oregon
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171 attraction reviews
350 helpful votes 350 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Somewhat busy, we sat outside they were congenial and polite. Did not seem as had enough time for us as those sitting at the bar which was full of patrons. Pleasant experience over all. Their flights ran ten dollars, which seemed a give away compared to other wineries . Return ? Yes Recommend. Yes.

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Austin, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

There is truly not a more beautiful place to visit or get married in the Sonoma Wine Country! The exquisite lavender fields that surround the vineyard and the lovely hillside back drop -- in one word -- breathtaking! Our friends and family were absolutely blown away by the this gorgeous wedding venue. The food is amazing, the service is second... More

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Austin, TX
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Beautiful grounds and excellent service. Wine was fantastic. Can't wait to receive my first wine club shipment. Carol (I believe her name was) was very helpful and explained us all about them. We discovered that we really like Zinfandel. Yum

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Princeton, NJ
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43 reviews 43 reviews
3 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We've enjoyed excellent food and wine pairings before, but never one more thoughtful or more attuned to bringing out the range of tastes in food and wine equally. Since the menu changes on a rolling basis according to the wines that become available (a new course is rotated in roughly once each week) there's not to be gained from singling... More

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