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Chateau St. Jean

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“the reserve”(47 reviews)
“cinq cepages”(14 reviews)
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 May 7, 2018 via mobile

We recently joined the reserve wines club at CSJ after tasting. The reserve wines are simply beautiful and the employees are so incredibly nice as well as knowledgeable. Special credit to Tim and Jeff. We have visited three times now and have thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

In a beautiful Place, this winery have relaxing atmosphere and delicious Wines. The people is very competent and their description of wines gave us an increasing pressure.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank filostrato57
Reviewed March 28, 2018

This is one of the most beautiful settings in the Sonoma Valley, the gardens are meticulously kept, the setting is unparalleled, with Sugarloaf Mountain in the backdrop and the vineyards surrounded this beautiful architectural beauty. While there you can enjoy delicious wines and at your...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

The grounds and building of Chateau St. Jean were beautiful The wines are excellent. I prefer their wines to the reds.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to wineries in Napa, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz, Paso Robles, etc. and Chateau St. Jean was the best experience by far. (It probably helped that we were there on a Thursday morning in February after the devastating fires in Sonoma.) That being said,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 29, 2018

My husband & I fell in love with Chateau St. Jean while exploring wedding venues. Absolutely stunning. A breathtaking estate that feels intimate. While waiting for the Events Manager, the gracious staff treated us to a few crisp white wines that were absolutely delicious. Ultimately,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank C S
Reviewed January 4, 2018

We visited the winery on Christmas Eve so it was a very slow time for the winery. It was recommended by a friend. The grounds are beautiful (even in the winter). There is slight to moderate visual damage from the wildfires. Jeff conducted our tasting....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Stopped here on a Platypus tour. Beautiful location! We had our tasting outside overlooking the garden. They have "example" vines up front to show you all the different varietals which was cool. They now have a sparkling wine which was something new to try. Very...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Pam A
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We walked around the beautiful gardens at this winery. We hoped to dim cheese and wine tasting but didn't plan it well as it was end of day. Staff were super friendly and Alice was wonderful! She made us feel at home and welcome. There...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

We visited this nice place while in Santa Rosa. The place is just amazing with nice gardens and facilities. We tried many tasteful appetizers and a wide range of local wines. They have a nice shop inside as well. Staff is very friendly. You must...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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