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Raphael Winery

39390 Main Rd. Route 25, Peconic, NY 11706
(631) 765-1100
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Ranked #5 of 8 Attractions in Peconic
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Wineries
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

First time at this winery was A-mazing! I loved every single detail at the winery, it's a beautiful, well appointed estate. They had a band, which made the ambiance so festive and fun. The service was outstanding, thanks James for sharing your knowledge in wine. They have tables outside and you can bring your own food or buy snacks from... More

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Westbury, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We took a wine making tour. It included 4 tastings while touring the facility. Our guide, Gabrielle, was very knowledgeable. She taught us a lot about the process and did not rush us, as we stopped to take many pictures. I highly recommend a visit to this winery.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We fell in love with Rafael winery from the moment we walked in. First, you feel as though you've been transported to Italy. The architecture is amazing. Our server was very friendly and knowledgeable. The wines were all delicious! We mostly tasted the reds, but the server insisted that we have a small sample of one of their whites as... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We learned of this winery from a waitress and it did not disappoint. The building is like an old Monastery with a round tasting bar in the center. Call ahead to make reservations for a tour with Gabe. She gave us our tour and it was great. We just got back and all the flowers were blooming and there was... More

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Abington, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We visited this winery on the recommendation of the Inn where we were staying. From the outside it looks beautiful, but once inside we were virtually ignored for 5 minutes while the people who were leading the tasting washed glasses. Normally, there is a set fee for the tasting, I.e. $5 for 5 wines. However, at this winery, each wine... More

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Great wine, great setting, great entertainment, bartenders know their products! See you next year!!!

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Long Island City, New York
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41 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

You get what you pay for and Raphael is excellence. The atmosphere is supberb and their wine is fantastic. Family owned and operated, you can see the care put in to this place. The staff is knowledgeable, refined and fun. Not pretentious but definitly a higher level expereince. I hesitated giving a review, only because I want to keep the... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

My boyfriend and I recently visited Raphael Winery for the first time and were amazed by the quality of the wines and the facilities at Raphael. We came to learn a lot more about wine and the wineries process during our guided tour of the facility. We were extremely lucky to have gotten Gabriele as our tour guide who with... More

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Cutchogue, New York
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Raphael's tasting room is outstanding. The facility is built in the Mediterranean style, a great place for a corporate event or wedding.

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Hillsdale, New Jersey
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10 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

I would agree with the reviewer about this being the most beautiful winery east of Napa... or west of Tuscany. The building and property is worth a visit because you truly feel transported. We enjoyed the wine, particularly the red. The tasting prices are a bit higher than others in the area but it was worth it. Tastings ranged from... More

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