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Larkmead Vineyards

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Excellent cabernet from a very early winery in Napa

When tasting in Napa Valley, definitely stop by Larkmead where winemaker, Dan Petroski, is doing a... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2019
Palo Alto, California
Gorgeous property and powerhouse cabs!

My daughter and I visited on the recommendation of another winery and are so glad we did. We were... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2019
Evansville, Indiana
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Established in 1895. Larkmead is a truly historic vineyard, dating back to the 1880s, and has been owned by members of the Solari family since 1948. One of the very finest vineyards in Napa Valley, Larkmead's 120 acres are primarily planted to...more
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1100 Larkmead Ln, Calistoga, CA 94515-9619
+1 707-942-0167
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Reviewed March 15, 2019

When tasting in Napa Valley, definitely stop by Larkmead where winemaker, Dan Petroski, is doing a remarkable job. This winery has been around for more than 70 years and their cabernet is superb.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 14, 2019

My daughter and I visited on the recommendation of another winery and are so glad we did. We were fortunate to be there on a perfect spring day. This is a gorgeous property in Calistoga with stunning views of mountains - take in the view,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

This was an interesting tasting in that we arrived, were given a glass of wine and were lead on an informal tour of the winery and then seated in the sunroom where a few different wines were poured for us, and then our tour guide...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

If I could visit only one winery for the rest of my life it would be Cam and Kate Solari Baker's Larkmead Vineyards. Larkmead exemplifies the casual California elegance of a Wayne Thiebaud painting. Tasting areas are designed so that the visitor feels like the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Recently we tasted Cabernets at Larkmead , which has been a favorite for years. Although we were not ecstatic over the current vintage, we were treated very nicely. My fault for not checking out the current cost of the tasting. Our bill for two was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 23, 2018

We visited Larkmead on a rainy March afternoon. We were bummed we could not be outside, but were quickly relieved to find ourselves seated next to a wood burning fire place in comfortable chairs. The staff was very nice and the wine was excellent. We...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2017

I love, love, love visiting Larkmead. They have an uncanny ability to recognize you when you return, and they're just so friendly.... not what you'd expect for a place that regularly turns out 100 point wines. They also entrust you with stunning $75 Zalto glasses...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

We stopped here without reservations, which was just a minor issue. If you want a full tasting and explanation of the wines and winery, then reservations are definitely recommended. Even still, we were given tastes of a few of their wines, which were just outstanding....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank T6895HPkevins
Reviewed July 22, 2017

I planned my proposal here and the staff at Larkmead went above and beyond to make sure my new fiancé and I had a perfect day. The location is absolutely beautiful and the wine is some of the best we've had in wine country. This...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Adam K
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

We had arranged a private tasting as we have enjoyed Larkmead wines. Ben was our guide and was friendly and knowledgeable. We had a tour of the facilities which are architectural gems and immaculate. The landscape architecture was immensely appreciated. The care and attention to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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December 11, 2017|
Response from Adam K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, kid friendly!