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Carlos Creek Winery

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Beautiful outdoor wedding!

The wedding was held in Gods Chapel, the weather was threatening, held off until we were all safe... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Donna R
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Ulen, Minnesota
2018 Grape stomp

A very well organized event with something for everyone. We stomped grapes on Sunday, and had the... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
kkinmpls00
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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The Official Wine of Minnesota FUN! Enjoy award winning wine in a stunning, yet unpretentious environment where the entire family is always welcome. We're open 361 days a year for tasting and free self-guided tours through our wine cave. Free...more
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6693 County Road 34 NW, Alexandria, MN 56308-9857
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First off, the winery is BEAUTIFUL. It's location is stunning and the way they have everything set up is lovely. There was a large group of us (about 19) and we had called a month in advance preparing for our visit. We were having a...More

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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Miranda, I am so sorry you were disappointed in your visit and I apologize that we forgot your cheese & meat trays. That's not like us and should never happen! It sounds like you purchased a Saturday Group Tasting Package for 21 people. You...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018

The wedding was held in Gods Chapel, the weather was threatening, held off until we were all safe inside. The inside was AWESOME! Clean clean clean....my first favorite thing. Decorations were simple and beautiful, the food was delicious. Everything was outstanding.More

Thank Donna R
Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Dear Donna, Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our wedding facility. I will share your comments with our staff. Our cleaning crew works in the wee hours getting our indoor area ready for each wedding. They love hearing appreciation for their hard...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018

A very well organized event with something for everyone. We stomped grapes on Sunday, and had the best time. The weather was beautiful and we made some new friends. Vendors had good food and drink selections. Next year we will arrive on Saturday so we...More

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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Thank You So Much! The festival is both a highlight of our year, and a tremendous undertaking for our staff. It is so rewarding to receive praise, such as yours, for our efforts. MADE MY DAY!!

Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

This was so much more than I expected! Been married 36+ years but thought of having a wedding there. Attention to detail is everywhere and the staff was great. Highly recommend for weddings. Cannot comment on the wine because I did not have any but...More

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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Thank you so much for your praise for our facility! Our crew works hard to keep our 160 acres groomed and green (mother nature also helped us out this year with plentiful rains and lots of sun). We think it is a gorgeous place to...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by today for a wine tasting and was blown away with the Great customer service and the variety of new wines! Haven’t been here for quite some time, but will be back! The young man that waited on us was both knowledgeable and extremely...More

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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review! We work hard to provide excellent service and wine education. I will pass on your compliments to Mathew and look forward to your return visits!

Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

First time wine tasting. Host was very helpful explaining the various wines. Will go again the next time we are in town.

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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Hello Cindy, Thank you for your great review! It is always wonderful to hear that customers were pleased with our service and our wines. I will pass your comments on to our staff and we look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed August 18, 2018

The winery is on the site of a former horse stable. It is a very fun place to have a special event such as a wedding, anniverary, etc. The meal served was excellent with a wide variety of appetizers and entrees. The Hot Dish wine,...More

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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Hi Linda, I'm glad you enjoyed the wedding at our winery - and our Hot Dish Red. It is a crazy-popular wine with our customers, even though it isn't actually made with Tator Tots :)

Reviewed August 13, 2018

This has got to be the most beautiful vineyard I have ever visited. I had to give a low rate because, when you purchase a tasting, you get a flight where you don't get to pick the wines you want to taste. I have been...More

Thank Jackie V
Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Hi Jackie - thank you for taking the time to review our winery. I wanted to let you know for your next visit, that in addition to our pre-selected wine flights, we also offer a "Pick Your Own" flight, and single wine tastings of any...More

Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Nice team at the winery with whom we shared the French soccer worldcup final game! The winery is a real good surprise in this area, covered by the snow a large part of the year. Impressive work achieved so far, keep going, your wine will...More

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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Thank you so much! We had such a good time watching the game with your lovely family. It was great Karma that you made your first visit to the US and our winery the year we have French intern, which started the conversation about the...More

Reviewed July 24, 2018

While traveling in northern Minnesota, we stopped in Alexandria to kill some time. We decided to check out the Carlos Creek Winery. It is in a beautiful area and they have really done a lot to make it a full experience. There are, of course,...More

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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Hello Cathleen, Thank you for your great review of our winery! Your mother is correct, there has been quite a bit of change since 2000, including ownership, as we bought the winery from the original owners in 2008. More change is in the works as...More

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January 15!
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Hello, The registration for stomping for 2017 begins in January. You can cancel up to 14 days prior to the event.
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Yes, pets are welcome on our grounds and patios, as long as they are well-behaved and on a leash and owners pick up after them. They are not allowed inside the tasting room.
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