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Marchesi Vineyards

Address: 3955 Belmont Drive, Hood River, OR 97031
Phone Number: 541-386-1800
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Ranked #4 of 38 Activities in Hood River
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
Owner description: Franco Marchesi's passion for wine began in his hometown of Borgosesia, Peimonte, Italy. As a child...
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Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Owner description: Franco Marchesi's passion for wine began in his hometown of Borgosesia, Peimonte, Italy. As a child he always wondered what it would be like to be a winemaker like his grandfather Achille. After running his own import company specializing in Italian wines for over 20 years, Franco began planting his favorite Northern Italian grapes in Hood River, where the climate and soil are just like Northern Italy. Please come visit, and taste our wines. Salute!

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Stayton, Oregon
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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

A local in Skamania had recommended this vineyard. Then a shop owner in Hood River also recommended it. We went wine tasting here and had 6 varieties, I loved every one of them. The prices are right on target, too. Must try.

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I have been to dozens of wineries up and down the west coast and this is – according to my family and I – one of the best two (see rating for other best: Fratelli Perrata, Paso Robles, CA; it’s almost the same review). We have fairly mature palates when it comes to wine and this place never disappoints. The... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We have a regular gals trip to Marchesi. We bring our picnic and taste the lovely wines. People and wine are terrific! Very welcoming and they bring your wine tastes to you at a table while you relax and enjoy! We like all the wines and have become club members!

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Los Angeles, California
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73 reviews 73 reviews
21 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Very cool vibe for tasting wine, and I agree that it is a lovely tasting ROOM, but unfortunately I didn't care for any of the wines that we tasted. I think that this is a great place to hang out with a group, bring some snacks, have a party etc. but not necessarily a good place if you are looking... More 

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Clackamas, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Excellent vineyard and wines. Very relaxed atmosphere, and professional staff. The owner, Franco, has always been there during our visits, and is very friendly and hospitable. The wines are very good. The food is always good, and plentiful. We joined their wine club, and are very glad we did. The $6.00 dollar tasting fee is waived, if you join their... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I researched a few locations online and I liked the Marchesi website the best; however, I was slightly disappointed. It was a bit crowded and the wines were just ok. The breadsticks were awesome lol

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Vancouver, Washington
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51 reviews 51 reviews
17 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This Italian Winery is the best if you can't get to Italy. The atmosphere is relaxing and inviting and every wine taste flight is pure perfection. Marchesi also has a cheese, bread and sausage plate (for a fee) ( complimentary for wine club members) to compliment your tasting. If your wanting to sit outside they offer heater's and cozy blanket's... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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102 reviews 102 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

My wife and I started our anniversary weekend here and it was perfect! Lots of sitting areas, fantastic hors d'oeuvres (we had the antipasto), and very good wine. Great place to hang out for a half hour OR hours. We visited on a weekend day which was very busy, but late enough in the day that we were still able... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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139 reviews 139 reviews
17 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We're touring some of Oregon's wineries and Marchesi was perfect. Lovely heated outside comfortable seating areas. Very reasonable price for tasting, and some excellent wine to savor. We were lucky with the fall weather which made for a great day out

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Vancouver, Washington
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Just visited here as part of a special birthday celebration with a group of friends. The chalkboard out front said, "Start Inside", so two of us ventured forward while some of our party were still walking in. We walked past full tables and chairs of many lively groups into a small shop with a bar. It was so crowded, with... More 

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