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Chateau St. Jean

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Inspired by formal estate gardens in the south of France, Chateau St Jean is the quintessential Sonoma winery that features gracious style and exquisite architecture. Founded in 1973, the winery is a pioneer in single vineyard wines and the home of...more
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8555 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood, CA 95452-9026
+1 707-257-5784
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Reviewed today via mobile

We paid the extra for the Classic St Jean tasting. It was worth the extra to sit comfortably in the main tasting room overlooking the gardens. Our guide through the tastings was friendly and very informative. Tastings are of 4 wines from a list of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I spent the weekend in Sonoma with a group of girls for a bachelorette party, and Chateau St. Jean was our first stop. Kathryn was our host for the morning and I can't speak highly enough of her. As one girl put it, She has...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SFerg28
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Went out on a fine winter's day for estate wine tasting with snacks. A list of 8 wines was presented (4 white and 4 red) with a choice of 4. Wines were explained and served along with a nice selection of snacks (cheese, sweet bread,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019

We are in NorCal this weekend for the national championship football game and friends recommended that we had to stop at this winery. We booked reservations online and are most grateful we did. The grounds are amazingly beautiful, even in winter. It was rainy and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JerrySusan1973
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

The large tasting room is fine, but I would spend the extra dollars to upgrade your tasting to a sit down tasting in the French chateau. Wide selection of their finer wines to choose for tasting accompanied by several cheeses, dried fruit and olives. It’s...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

We had our tasting on a patio with an amazing view of the beautiful grounds! Our wine steward was very informative about the history of the vineyard the Chardonnay was very good!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 277Mary
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

The grounds and the chateau are so tranquil, even with numerous visitors, and there is something for everyone here. Lots to see and lots of great wines to try. We did the Sips and Bites tasting on the patio and it was fun and informative...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WritemeRM
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

The wine professionals pouring on our visit were wonderful. Knowledge and care of the visitor were evident. We were very impressed with each of our pours and we did make some purchases...We will return...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Morcella
Reviewed October 2, 2018

My wife and I recently enjoyed a wine tasting on the patio at CSJ. We were assisted each step of the way with a full explanation of each wine. There was a plate of olives, cheese and crackers for us to share. I did all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank vppro
Reviewed September 19, 2018

My wife and I love coming to Chateau St. Jean. It is a long trip but it is always worth it. The wines are spectacular. I love the reds. She loves the whites. The wines are great, enough so that I am a member of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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