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Talon Winery & Vineyards

7086 Tates Creek Road, Lexington, KY 40515
859-971-3214
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Ranked #22 of 50 Activities in Lexington
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
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Owner description: Stroll through lush vineyards as well as a tasting room and gift shop located in an original 18th century farmhouse. Tours feature an inside view of the processing area, the tanks, Kentucky oak-barrels and a state-of-the-art bottling system. Talon Winery sits on 300 acres of rolling Bluegrass farmland.

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Church Hill, Tennessee
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70 reviews 70 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Driving up to Covington, Ky for business, we enjoyed a wonderful lunch at Boone Tavern and decided to stop along the way for some wine tastings. We choose Talon Winery.Firat must say be preparred to take back roads, etc for long period of time because it is off the beaten path. Good side, beautiful landscapes, stables, horse farms etc. Upon... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

The grounds were beautiful as well as the tasting facilities, although was not impressed with the complete tasting experience. The two employees working were too worried about the two other large groups to give the two of us any attention. There were no suggestions or descriptions when asking about which wines to try. We got a brief description of the... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Talon is set on acres of beautiful Kentucky farmland and the sense of quiet and peace is very relaxing. It is about 25 minutes outside of Lexington but well worth the drive. We did a wine tasting with a young gentleman named Sean who was entertaining as well as informative. They had a great deal on wine tasting, try 6... More

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Hartford, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Talon Winery did not dissappoint. A tall, dark hair young man with pretty eyes (sorry, didn't catch his name) helped us. He was very knowledgable about the wines as well. The atmosphere was very serene and the view exquisitely beautiful. The drive to the winery was a nice Sunday drive.

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Ohio
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123 reviews 123 reviews
30 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Pretty little winery with a nice tasting room and good server. We enjoyed many of the wines and purchased a few bottles. A nice experience overall.

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San Francisco, California
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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Tasting location has outdoor patio, though this is a bit small - so ideal to expand this space and allow for comfortable seating and catering. Winemaker is outstanding as varietals rival Napa.

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New Lebanon, Ohio
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133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We came here for a wedding & loved the area, setting & wine. Staff was attentive & great with guests, as well.

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Georgetown, Kentucky, USA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Talon Winery is located in a lovely section of Lexington and offers the visitor an enjoyable wine event.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

I was skeptical about going to a winery in Kentucky but was pleasantly surprised at how good their dry wines were. The house you taste in was wonderful and it is a beautiful setting

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We did not expect a great deal from a winery in Kentucky, but were very pleasantly surprised by the beautiful property, above average wines grown in that climate. The tasting room was very well done with excellent service and fair prices.

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