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Twisted Oak Winery

4280 Red Hill Road, Vallecito, CA 95251
+1 209-736-9080
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Ranked #2 of 9 attractions in Vallecito
Type: Wineries
Owner description: We're a small family owned winery that specializes in wines made from Rhone and Spanish varieties. If you are looking for wines called The Spaniard,... more » Owner description: We're a small family owned winery that specializes in wines made from Rhone and Spanish varieties. If you are looking for wines called The Spaniard, River of Skulls, and "Pottymouth", you have found the right place! And if you are looking for the Rubber Chicken National Forest, we've got it! While in Murphys, please visit our tasting room at 363 Main Street. Wine tasting, gift shopping, and a sweet rubber chicken nugget! « less
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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The fun aspect sets this place apart. But don't be fooled - the wine is spectacular. Mostly warm climate varietals - all good. Join the wine club and get a rubber chicken!

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Garden Grove, California
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

We enjoyed the wines at all of the area wineries we visited, but I think Twisted Oak was probably our favorite!!! All of the wines we sampled were unique, different, delicious and well priced. The staff was friendly, knowledgeable, well informed with no pressure to purchase a wine. I love their sense of humor - take the gravel driveway to... More

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South San Francisco, California
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

When given a choice of which road to take always take the twisted road! What fun we had on the gravel twisted road. Many signs along the way will keep you laughing. Watch out for the rubber chickens! I am not going to give the surprises away, but you will not be disappointed with this ride. The next enjoyment will... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012 via mobile

Don't be thrown by the title! You will understand. As you are driving up the hill towards to winery, you read the most hilarious signs. Next time I go I want to take pictures of them. :). You get to the top and enjoy wine tasting and laughter as you take in and read the signs and gifts available. Unfortunately... More

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California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

They hang chickens here and there, very friendly/fun people. Not sure if it's all family operated but they all seem like family. Nice place, good wine.

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Modesto, Ca
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

Murphys and around is a great place to go wine tasting, and Twisted is in a class nearly by itself. You have two choices on how you arrive to Twisted, and Twisted Road is a must. It is lined with hilarious signs and really gets you in a good mood about the visit (as if the wine wouldn't do that... More

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Sonora
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46 reviews 46 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

Love all of their wines and go there first every time I vist Murphys to wine taste.

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La Quinta, CA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

We love to visit Twisted Oak at their scenic, top of the hill, expansive-views winery. Their wine bar is always staffed by friendly servers and because we are "Twisted Few" members, we always look forward to our quarterly allocation of surprise wine from a most ingenuous winemaker. At our latest visit a few days ago over the Thanksgiving week, our... More

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Bay Area
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2011

My husband, I, and our four legged son decided to stop at Twisted Oak winery on our way to camp in Arnold. We took the “twisted” way up and got a kick out of the signs; potholes are complimentary, slow-adults at play, and many more. We arrived at the winery and were greeted with a smile. I am always so... More

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