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Forchini Vineyards & Winery

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Small Winery with Good Prices

Small family run winery with wine prices ranging between $25-$25, more if you are in the wine club... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Kansas City, Missouri
Great Small Winery with Charm

This was our first stop on a list of wineries recommended by a sommelier in Oakland. The seasoned... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2016
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Small family run winery with wine prices ranging between $25-$25, more if you are in the wine club. The tasting if $10, waived with one bottle purchase. You can stand inside at the tasting bar (which there is room for only 6 people) or sit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2016

This was our first stop on a list of wineries recommended by a sommelier in Oakland. The seasoned woman operating the tastings was very charming and a large dog with pronounced cateracts just broke your heart. The wines were also very good and they gave...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

I had Forchini's Papa Nonno a few years ago at a restaurant and loved it. Sadly I cannot get it at any retail stores in my area, so I was excited to visit the winery. This is a true family-owner winery--smaller production wines served at...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed April 5, 2016

I must say up front that I've known Jim and Anita Forchini since college at Cal Poly, SLO. Therefore, I'm not completely unbiased about this winery and their wines. That said, this property is like a small, family-owned, winery that is commonplace in Tuscany. There...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed February 16, 2016

If you like really good wine, that someone grows the grapes and makes great wine look no further. I own a winery and Jim and Anita here at Forchini were closed we we arrived. It had been 15 years or so since I had seen...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed October 17, 2015

I hesitate to let you in on this secret gem of a family winery. Their one lane driveway leads to a modes tasting area offering is and cabs that will knock your socks. Owner Jim and his charming wife, Anita, are congenial hosts, bu the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed October 8, 2015

We were at Trentadue Winery and our pourer, Sue, knowing we were Sip Card holders recommended a winery listed on our card, Forchini. We take a one lane driveway off Dry Creek Rd. that winds up a picturesque hill revealing a small winery with patio...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed November 15, 2013

I traveled to wine country with extended family in October 2012. We enjoyed 3 days in the Sonoma County wine regions. Our last winery visit at the end of our only full day there was to Forchini Vineyards. We happened upon it on our drive...More

Date of experience: December 2012
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Reviewed June 5, 2013

My husband and I traveled to Napa/Sonoma for our anniversary in April 2010 and we went to large, small, known and unknown wineries. We brought our lunch to Forchini one day and sat with the owners Jim and Anita who graciously shared their time, experience...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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Reviewed March 16, 2012

Our visit to Forchini was a highlight of all our winery visits this trip. Tasting is by appointment only, so make sure to call a couple days prior to get on the schedule. We tasted with the owner, Jim Forchini. It was great to be...More

Date of experience: March 2012
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