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“BobDog Winery Is Well Worth the Stop” 5 of 5 stars
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BobDog Winery
31955 Pine Mountain Road, Cloverdale, CA 95425
707 894-4812
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: The highest winery in all of this area, and the only winery on Pine Mountain, at 2000 feet above the Russian River and Alexander Valley, overlooking all of Northern Sonoma County from the coast range to Napa and Mendocino Counties. We specialize in personal vineyard and winery tours, very educational and tasty, with the goal of making our guests a better informed consumer on all things wine. BobDog Wines is home at Sky Pine Vineyards, and welcomes you to reserve your personal tour and tasting; a truly unusual and unique wine country experience. Contact us to make a morning or afternoon appointment.
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“BobDog Winery Is Well Worth the Stop”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

We have been wine tasting in Sonoma and Mendocino Counties for a long time. We found BobDog Vineyards a couple years ago. This is now one of our favorite places to wine taste each time we go up.

You need to call and make an appointment to taste wine. The owners work their small winery and are sometimes busy with the work. The owners are the people who share their wines with you and make your visit far more fun and educational. The wines are very good.

There are two things that make this winery a really fun place to visit. First, the drive to the winery is an adventure. It is a fun drive up the mountain to their winery. You definitely need directions to find it but the drive is well worth it.

Secondly, the personalities of the owners make you feel like friends are sharing their favorite wines with you. It is a very personal and fun experience. This is not the stand in line type of wine tasting. This is one that you will remember.

BobDog Winery is also known as Skypine Vineyards. The web site gives you contact info: http://www.bobdogwine.com/

We will be there again in March so hope to see some of you.

Visited November 2012
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“Anniversary Trip”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

The wine makers did a great job of educating us on the art of wine making. We particularly enjoyed their Cabernet Franc and "port" style wine. View was fantastic...worth the drive!!!

Visited January 2013
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timwbobdog, Manager at BobDog Winery, responded to this review, January 12, 2013
Our greatest joy is introducing our guests to an educational experience about growing and making premium wine, allowing this special place to create that totally unique experience in the wine country. Our guests often are celebrating special occasions like anniversaries, birthdays, and honeymoons. And there is no better place the Sky Pine Vineyards home of Bob Dog Wines. Thank you for your kind remarks, and come back again for that next special celebration.
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