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Address: 550 Nelson Ranch Rd., Ukiah, CA 95482
Phone Number: 707 462-3755
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Description: One of the most beautiful family owned ranches in Mendocino County. Over...
One of the most beautiful family owned ranches in Mendocino County. Over 2000 acres with spectacular views of the vineyards, Bartlett pear orchards, Olive Trees, Redwood Grove, and 200 year old Oaks makes this one of the most desired stops for wine and nature enthusiasts. We invite you to visit our tasting room where you can experience the passion you will only find in a family owned boutique winery.
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Great experience and delicious wine

The tasting room is very inviting and the staff are friendly and laid back. In addition, the patio and the redwood grove provide for a beautiful stroll with a glass of wine and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 5, 2014
Joro15
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Ukiah, California
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Ukiah, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The tasting room is very inviting and the staff are friendly and laid back. In addition, the patio and the redwood grove provide for a beautiful stroll with a glass of wine and offer breathtaking wine-country views. Every wine, red or white, tastes amazing and rather affordable considering the quality. You'd pay 2-3 times as much for similar wine in... More 

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Yuba City, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Nelson Family Vineyards is the best! The wine is amazing. They have a nice tasting room with beautiful views. The tasting room has the best staff and they are so friendly. It is a small family winery, but you will not be dissapointed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

This was an absolutely beautiful winery! On the day I visited, they let us taste 11 wines and all were very unique and delicious. Often times you go to wineries and try 5-6 wines and usually 1 and 2 standout. But out of the 11, they wer all really good. The hostess was very friendly and informative!

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Tell City, Indiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We happened to stop by this vineyard on a Sunday afternoon. It is located right off HWY 101. Robin Laughlin was in the wine tasting room that afternoon. She is the most knowledgeable person of all the wines, olive oil, and products sold at this Family Vineyards. She explained all their latest products,and helped us package 6 bottles of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We were impressed with the wine enough to join their wine club. Robin was friendly, knowledgeable, and lack any of the pretense that you have to deal with in some tasting rooms. If you only have time to stop a one vineyard, this is definitely the one.

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Escondido, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We are on a trip exploring wine areas we have never visited. We were referred to Nelson Family Vineyards by the pourer at a tasting room in Hopland. We are so glad we followed her advice and visited Nelson Family Vineyards. The wine is exceptional, and the attention you receive in the tasting room fantastic. The grounds are beautiful. We... More 

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Ukiah, California
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3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Friendly staff, well balanced whites with a flowery nose. So good, we joined the wine club. Loved the new Pinot.

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Crescent City, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

The winery is a half mile off Highway 101. It's not at the place with the old farm equipment. Great wine and nice people! Will be back to this winery!

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Santa Cruz, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I liked this place because it wasn't trying to appeal to the masses. The tasting room was very, very nice. The grounds were clean and inviting. There were beautiful oak trees lining the driveway. It just seemed anti-Napa, which I really appreciated.

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Eureka, California, Usa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Tucked away right at the apex of Mendocino Wine Country between Hopland and Ukiah is a small, fmaily vineyard. You have to turn right, going southbound at the Seacho berry fields and gaunt down a short dirt road. There is amp, e parking only for about three visitor vehicles and the gardenpath you walk is equally inviting and cozy. 1you... More 

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