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Robert Hunter Winery

15655 Arnold Drive, Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 996-3056
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Ranked #8 of 67 activities in Sonoma
Type: Wineries
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Alexandria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Beautiful grounds, interesting history, wine and champagne tasting under an incredible vine covered arbor. Kurt did the tasting, but is also a wine maker and not just a salesman. Classy, no pressure to buy, relaxed atmosphere. Besides some pesky mosquitos (bring a can of bug spray if you are prone to bites), this experience was simply perfect. I'd visit again... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The vines over the arbor alone are worth the visit. We loved the old green plantings that make a garden of textures instead of colors. The pinots and Chardonnay are delicious.

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Gray, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

One of the vineyards we visited during our honeymoon in 2012 - stunning gardens, great views, casual atmosphere and some of the best Pinot and Brut de Noir in the valley. This isn't just a tasting - it's an experience and event and we highly recommend calling ahead to schedule a tasting. Excellent!

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Laguna Niguel, California
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118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

By appointment only. $25 advance to hold a spot. A very intimate tour of the Robert Hunter property on Arnold Drive, a few minutes from Sonoma on the way to Glen Ellen. I say "property" because I never saw the winery or winemaking operation itself. Instead, we met and walked through the garden, behind the Hunter home, on a bluff... More

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Sacramento, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

the gardens are amazing the views are wonderful and the wines are Splendid, if you like wines in the French style then this is the place for you to visit. You feel like you are strolling thru a friends garden then partaking of wine on their patio. The Champagne is one of my favorites in the Valley, served very chilled... More

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Really liked this vineyard and the historic perspective from the guide/business manager. A very intimate experience, with the widow of the late Robert Hunter stopping in to say hello during our tour. The gardens are historic and the plants are carefully curated from the mistress of the house's private plant collection. Was on the expensive side for tasting, with $25... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Made an appointment based on past reviews. Great stop! Kurt was a gracious host and took his time to explain the history of the vineyard and the landscaping around the house. Also great chards and sparkling wines. Highly recommend.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

After you've done several wineries, seen the vines and vats, you really don't need to see many more. At Robert Hunter we sat in a very nice garden/patio and sipped some excellent wines without the hassle and time of wandering around acres and buildings. I'm glad they charge a little fee, it attracts more interesting people. Be sure to make... More

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is my 2nd tasting at this winery and I would say if you like a very pleasant comfy no pressure garden like setting for a tasting then go here the wines are excellent, i love the Champagne, my favorite, but there is something for any taste preference, at Robert Hunter. this time I joined the wine club so looking... More

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Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Perfection. Absolute perfection. The very best in wine and a beautiful setting. Looking forward to another visit in 2014!

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