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Address: 848 Route 171, Woodstock, CT 06281
Phone Number: (860)974-1263
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Fri 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Wine tasting

I have been here many times over the past year. We always enjoy ourselves doing the wine tastings. This is a must do for anyone that likes nature and wine!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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Dudley, Massachusetts
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Dudley, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I have been here many times over the past year. We always enjoy ourselves doing the wine tastings. This is a must do for anyone that likes nature and wine!!!

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Linda A, Owner at Taylor Brooke Winery, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to for the feedback - owning a vineyard and winery is very hard work and it is always nice to hear that people appreciate that. Please visit us soon! Linda More 

Pomfret, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Gorgeous vineyard and lovely outdoor patio. The mature vines are absolutely beautiful and the new vines are coming in nicely. Wide variety of wines to please any palate. Love their reds but the sweets are just as delicious. The most friendly AND knowledgeable staff around. Having visited half the wineries on the CT wine trail I would thus far rank... More 

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Linda A, Owner at Taylor Brooke Winery, responded to this review

WE may not have the largest vineyard in the State of CT, but we do pride ourselves on the pristine condition of our mature vineyard as well as our newly planted vineyard of 5,000 vines. I am so happy that you appreciate the hard work and investment we have made over the years. Thank you for your feedback on our... More 

Milford, Connecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We recently spent a Sunday afternoon at Taylor Brooke and we both agree it is one of the best wineries in CT. The staff couldn’t be friendlier and they truly make you feel welcomed. Their prices for wine tasting are very reasonable and, hands-down, the best value compared to others in the state. You can choose 2 wines to taste... More 

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Linda A, Owner at Taylor Brooke Winery, responded to this review

I am so happy that you appreciated what we strive to provide: great wines at a good value, excellent customer service provided by wine educated staff and an all around fun experience. Thank you so much for your feedback and we look forward to you returning soon! More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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108 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I know this isn't Napa Valley or the hills of France I would not consider serving their wine at any function. The setting is ok, no real character as it is relatively new, the vineyard is new so not the prettiest yet.

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Linda A, Owner at Taylor Brooke Winery, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy our wines. Although we have a wide range of wines for any palate, occasionally, you can visit a winery where you don't like anything. As for the vineyard; yes we did just plant 5,000 grapevines last year and they are not mature, but the vineyard directly behind the tasting room... More 

Danbury, Connecticut
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9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Traveled about 2 hours with high hopes and found the wines too sweet here. Everything was flavor infused into the same white wine....peach ..rasp...apple..and the fruit list goes on.....

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Linda A, Owner at Taylor Brooke Winery, responded to this review

I am sorry you didn't like our fruit-infused wines; as popular as they are, they may not be for everyone. However, it sounds like you may not have tasted all of our wines, because most do not have the infusion, like our dry Riesling, Woodstock Hill White(dry), Traminette (off dry), Wine Dog1(semi-sweet), St. Croix Rose'(off-dry) and reds, all of which... More 

CT
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165 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Taylor Brook is by far one of my FAVORITE Wineries here in CT. I purchased 6 bottles of wine this year. Barry is our favorite employee who does the BEST wine tastings. Each year we hope he is the person who is free to do our tasting. Barry LOVES people and enjoys explaining the wine process, flavor and the bottle... More 

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Linda A, Owner at Taylor Brooke Winery, responded to this review

We pride ourselves not only on our wine but also on our fabulous staff! So glad you had a good time with Barry and I will pass this along to him. Come back soon!! Cheers. More 

Oslo
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147 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Ok the location is not as "sexy" as those nearby or those in California Wine Country but perched high above the main road the staff were excellent! The owner came over and greeted us (party of 3) and we told him we wanted to try a few types then buy a few and enjoy them outside. He helped us and... More 

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Linda A, Owner at Taylor Brooke Winery, responded to this review

So happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience at our winery. We hope you will visit us again. Thank you for your feedback. More 

North Attleboro, Massachusetts
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178 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We came here on a beautiful fall day to try some Connecticut wines and were very impressed. We opted for the $5 (each) tasting which included most of the wines on the menu. The staff member helping us was very knowledgable about the wines and how they were made. We settled on purchasing two whites and two reds. The staff... More 

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Linda A, Owner at Taylor Brooke Winery, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback on your recent visit! It's always fun to bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the grounds (or buy some local cheese, sausage, crackers, tapenades)! More 

Framingham, Massachusetts
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72 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This place reminds you that wines are supposed to be fun. No pretentions or annoying wine theater here, just surprisingly good wines served by knowledgeable, engaging people with smiles all around. Tastings offer a decent pour so you can really sense what you’ve been offered and prices are very reasonable: $5 for 8 wines or just $8 for all 12... More 

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Linda A, Owner at Taylor Brooke Winery, responded to this review

I am thrilled to hear that you had such a good time and that we may have surprised you on some of our wines! We pride ourselves on delivering the whole package; great wines for a good value, fun and educational environment and an atmosphere that encourages relaxation. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Norwich, Connecticut
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268 reviews
113 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stopped for a wine tasting, and were not disappointed. Their prices for tastings for this area seem to be very reasonable. We went with the full sweep of tasting for $12. We are fans of dry wines, and they had some that fit into that category, but also a variety of others that tended towards the sweeter side. But... More 

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Linda A, Owner at Taylor Brooke Winery, responded to this review

We never get tired of hearing from people who have really had a good time and enjoy our wines when they visit. We do try to keep our tasting fee reasonable and don't add the cost of a logo glass to the price, but leave it up to you if you want one. The full menu of 13 wines is... More 

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Additional Information about Taylor Brooke Winery

Address: 848 Route 171, Woodstock, CT 06281
Phone Number: (860)974-1263
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Woodstock
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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