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Longboard Vineyards

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We had an outstanding experience at Longboard. The wines were divine, creative, and unique. Oded... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2019
NathanielGC
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Loved it!

This was a couple's vacation and I found Longboard with a Groupon. I've never had bad luck with... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
DandRWolfe
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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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We believe great tasting wines are those that are true to the people and place that grew them. Thus, we extend the notion of "terroir" to include the human aspect, not just the soils, climate and weather. We are in Healdsburg, where four...more
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5 Fitch St, Two blocks off the Plaza, Healdsburg, CA 95448-4435
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Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

We had an outstanding experience at Longboard. The wines were divine, creative, and unique. Oded, the owner was welcoming and gracious. His story and history are fascinating. Robin, our host, was great to talk with and very informative. Easily one of the best hosts we’ve...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 20, 2019

We put this one on our list for the most recent trip to Sonoma, because of the rave reviews on the merlot they had. Upon tasting, we discovered the wine did not live up to the reviews. Don’t get me wrong, it was an OK...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

This was a couple's vacation and I found Longboard with a Groupon. I've never had bad luck with Groupon so we went with an open mind. We loved it! We were one of the first people there and Robin was a great host. She told...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Long B, Owner at Longboard Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to review! we loved having you over and look forward to see you again! Oded and the usual suspects...

Reviewed January 9, 2018

Longboard is a cool place, decorated with surf boards, some of which are the the collection of Longboard owner Oded Shakked, an Israeli by birth but a Californian in heart, with his love of winemaking and surfing! Oded stopped in to chat with us before...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Long B, Owner at Longboard Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

Jay, thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. Since we are a small farming and winemaking operation we do not have access to marketing dollars so our continued success depends on wine quality and word of mouth. On behalf of...More

Reviewed September 25, 2017

After finishing up lunch in Healdsburg square we made the 2 block walk over to Longboard on the recommendation of another winery. O'ded is an interesting cat who loves wine and surfing. If you share these qualities you will love his winery. Our host and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Long B, Owner at Longboard Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review your experience. The "Cat".

Reviewed September 2, 2017

We always enjoy their annual event in summer, and enjoy sitting outside with the amazing view, enjoying the delicious wine and good food. They have live music sometime as well

Date of experience: July 2017
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Long B, Owner at Longboard Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Thanks Rick and Jodi, we love having you as part of the extended family.

Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Healdsburg has transformed over the years from a quiet little town with cute shops and good restaurants into a destination square filled with a lot of wine tasting rooms (and good restaurants). That said - it's hard to decide where to taste - we visited...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Long B, Owner at Longboard Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Thanks so much for a great review and a plug for our town. I fell in love with this place in 1988 and it has been my home since. Most of us are trying our best to keep Healdsburg, and Sonoma County accessible and down...More

Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

Prior to our visit to Healdsburg, I did my homework searching out interesting wineries. I loved reading about O'ded, the owner...Isralian, turned surfer, turned winemaker. So it was decided we should go. I really enjoyed the atmosphere with the surfboards. The wine was okay but...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Long B, Owner at Longboard Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2017

Russ And Anne, Thanks for coming to visit and taking the time to review your experience, we always learn from feedback. We definitely are not a winery that caters to to huge Zinfandel lovers, we almost always mention this, even on our website's "Wine Dogma"...More

Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I won a tasting at a benefit auction the Save The Waves Coalition held. If you follow my reviews you know that I am a surfer and Doña lot of surf related travel. This winery is owned by an Israeli born surfer...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Long B, Owner at Longboard Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2017

Drew, I don't often go check our reviews online - but when I do - I love to see you comments! Come by anytime, I remember really enjoying the conversation with you. Best, Oded and the Longboard Crew

Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

The wines were ok. The place is a little off the beaten path and a little different with all the boards. That was good for a change of pace. The person knew the wines.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Long B, Owner at Longboard Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Thanks for visiting, hope I get to sit with you and go through the wines next time. Oded

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