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Mount Palomar Winery

33820 Rancho California Rd., Temecula, CA 92591
800-854-5177
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Ranked #31 of 89 Activities in Temecula
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
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Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
Hours:
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
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183 reviews 183 reviews
17 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

Mount Palomar is one of the older wineries in the Temecula appellation. They produce a number of very good quality wines. The most important in my view is their Cream Sherry, produced in the traditional Solera method and aged outside in oak barrels. This method produces a wine of great depth and complexity. It is a desert wine; not for... More 

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Temecula, California
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3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My husband and I went to see a concert here on a Sat night. It was our first time at Mt Palomar Winery. We arrived about 6:30 and there were already a few people there. The concert was outside on a grassy area with ample seating and beautiful fountains. We decided to sit under the covered patio area next to... More 

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Southern California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

I had not been to Mt.P in about 2 years. Last time I was there I loved it. We spent the entire afternoon and left with a case of wine. I couldn't wait to go back and pick up some of their Sherry and Solanus. We went on Saturday. I was so disappointed. Their old tasting room is gone replaced... More 

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Buena Park, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This was our first time attending the wine club dinner in September. They have a Lovely property and there must have been 900+ people. They had a buffet for dinner including tri-tip, chicken, lasagne, salads,etc. and multiple appetizers. They are pouring all of the wines in the September shipment and it's all unlimited - wow we love this winery! This... More 

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48 attraction reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We tried three vineyards this day, our first experience with vineyards and tastings. And this was good simply blah, nothing special not nothing new compared to our first two. Good and the views are pretty but so so nonetheless. Nothing stands out and the wine here did not meet nor exceed the other wineries. All in all, number three on... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
35 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Loved the outdoor wine tasting (tasting room currently under renovations). This was the first winery we went to on this trip that had seating. After standing all day this was really nice. My husband and I couldn't understand why there weren't a lot of people. We were the only ones almost until the end of our tasting. The long walk... More 

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Surprise, Arizona
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111 attraction reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The grounds are fantastic, great place if you have an event especially a wedding. Perfect settings. Stopped in for a tasting. Taylor was nice explained the wines. Got a great deal 6 bottles for 60 bucks. They are average wines, but that was a bang for the bucks. Fee for tasting. The construction going on is for the restaurant that... More 

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Riverside, California
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542 reviews 542 reviews
168 attraction reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Mount Palomar Winery is a beautiful location. Large grounds and several areas to relax in the shade. While the wine is only average, the venue more than makes up it. Today they had live music which was very good. We spent a relaxing couple of hours at the site.

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Montclair, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We have been wine club members for 10 years now and have never been disappointed. The staff (Chris and Roxy) and owner Louis have always gone out of their to make sure we were taken care of. The Sangiovese is my personal fav and their sparkling wine is wonderful. You get so many perks as a club member so look... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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38 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Had a great time. The atmosphere was better than the wine. Marty was a good bartender. They had some construction going on.

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