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Family reunion celebration picnic

We relaxed in the shade trees by the babbling brook tasting delicious wine with our picnic. Our... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
Roving742630
A friendly family winery in beautiful valley

We called in at almost closing time. Bob the winemaker still offered us a tasting of great wine and... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2017
Hilary_11
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

We relaxed in the shade trees by the babbling brook tasting delicious wine with our picnic. Our dogs had a fun time too. We laughed and reminiced and met new family members too. Bob the wine maker is a celebrity, he is so friendly knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

We called in at almost closing time. Bob the winemaker still offered us a tasting of great wine and had good stories of Yosemite and beyond.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 22, 2017

While visiting the Yosemite area, we stopped at the Butterfly Creek winery. The proprietor was outgoing, fun. We tasted several wines, all were great. We left with the Reisling and a Merlot along with some neat items from the little gift shop. A little out...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed October 28, 2016

The owner served our wine, and he was probably the most friendly, talkative fellow we met along our 3-week trip around the Gold Country. The wines were pretty good, and I bought a bottle of their Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Reserve. There are also some interesting...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

We were staying in the area and decided to drive to Butterfly Creek Winery for tasting. The owner was there and welcomed us in for tastings of their Chardonnay, Zinfandel, merlot, red blend and Cabernet wines. Since we're red wine drinkers, we skipped the Chardonnay,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Nice drive to the winery. Small tasting room. Bob was a real nice host but no formal tour. Nice friendly dogs on site. Wine is real reasonable starting at $10 a bottle.

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank A2474HVjeffm
Reviewed July 20, 2016

My husband & I spent a week in Mariposa to visit Yosemite. On our day off from hiking we drove to the Butterfly Creek Winery. Great conversation & beautiful property! The owner is very knowledge of the park with great hiking recommendations. Sadly we only...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Kelly S
Reviewed April 14, 2016

Having arrived in Mariposa from San Francisco, we were advised to visit the BCW by several local people. The drive to the Winnery was wonderful, and when we arrived Bob met us in the Car Park. We finally made it to the small, but cosy...More

Date of experience: April 2016
5  Thank Sue G
Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

After touring Yosemite all day we rushed to BCW because of the wonderful reviews. We were not disappointed. It was even better . We tasted 6 different wines and left with a few bottles. We should have brought a picnic. Lovely tables outside. Next time!!...More

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank Isabel B
Reviewed September 12, 2015

Bob is a great storyteller and worth the visit. My only negative is his wine is better than his storytelling. The tasting room is small as is the gift shop but the wines surpass everything. While driving down a road that you think is taking...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Billyjoe52
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