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A fun birthday celebration on a lovely Saturday afternoon

We have lived in Santa Cruz County for over 20 years and have heard about Alfaro from friends for... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2017
Santa Cruz, California
Beautiful vineyards!!

Received a nice welcome, friendly staff. Smaller tasting bat but wonderful shaded outside patios... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2017
San Francisco, California
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Aug 30, 2018
“Not a winery I ever need to revisit”
Sep 24, 2017
“A fun birthday celebration on a lovely Saturday afternoon”
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

Based on many positive reviews of this winery, my wife and I decided to go and pay the tasting room a visit. We are not new to wine. We have been regular wine drinkers for over three decades. I buy between 30-40 cases of wine...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

We have lived in Santa Cruz County for over 20 years and have heard about Alfaro from friends for many years and we finally went out there yesterday to celebrate a birthday. We have been wine tasting all over the world (Tuscany, Argentina, Spain, Portugal,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Received a nice welcome, friendly staff. Smaller tasting bat but wonderful shaded outside patios. Staff comes out to serve you with each taste. $12 tasting for 7 wines. Nice Pinot!! Very enjoyable place, beautiful vineyards and scenery. 🍷

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank norcalblondie
Reviewed December 26, 2016

Small local winery with great wines & nice inside & outside tasting room. Cozy feel. Pourers are knowledgeable about wines

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Kerryloves2travel
Reviewed November 9, 2016

What can I say, other than you must come. When you enter into this family run winery people are warm in there welcomes and inviting you to enter, handing you a glass and describing how the tasting will be handled for the day. You then...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank apron-lover
Reviewed July 19, 2016

Off the beaten path, this well known ( but newer location) vineyard offers reasonably priced and tastey wines. Hot enough in this Corralitos Valley to grow a good red, too. Recently in their open air, tasting room, they have temporary walls and heat lamps incase...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Mary B
Reviewed July 14, 2016

nice surroundings with plenty of seating (which fills up). Nice staff will pour at your table. they run special events for wine club members. wines are high quality, especially the reds.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Bill K
Reviewed January 20, 2016

This is one friendly, customer experience driven business! We visited the famous Corralitos Market nearby, who recommended Alfaro Winery! Greeted by the owner (we later found out) Mary Kay, she invited us to a separate wine event with live music and $10, 8 glass tasting...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank SteveTraveler
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Alfaro is located in Corralitos in the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains. They grow their own grapes (more than 40 acres of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Merlot, Syrah and others) and purchase high quality grapes of other vineyards. All of the wine is produced on...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Z0nker
Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

I was greeted by Jill! She was amazing, polite, friendly, beautiful, and knowledgeable! Their wine is produced with local grapes which is a plus, they had 9 wines to taste which the last two were the best for me, not because the wine is not...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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