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Sonoma Portworks

613 2nd St, Petaluma, CA 94952-5123
+1 707-769-5203
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Excellent and for free

This is a really great place - and amazingly it is free. We were given lots of tasting options... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2018
Julie B
,
Retford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great find in Santa Rosa area

After lots of wineries, this was a pleasant find. Incredibly helpful and knowledgeable staff... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2018
Ian B
,
Los Angeles, California, United States
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Sonoma Portworks is the only winery in Sonoma County specializing in ports and after-dinner wines. Sample our complimentary tasting menu of varietal ports, or explore our Reserve menu. Discover Sonomic Almost Vinegar--like a balsamic, only better!
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“local charity” (3 reviews)
“ports” (16 reviews)
“grappa” (9 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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613 2nd St, Petaluma, CA 94952-5123
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+1 707-769-5203
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Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

This is a really great place - and amazingly it is free. We were given lots of tasting options - even the good stuff and all for a donation to local charity - but only if you want to no pressure. Interesting variety, eve for...More

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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

After lots of wineries, this was a pleasant find. Incredibly helpful and knowledgeable staff. Relaxing surroundings. Great variety of ports and incredible grappa. We joined the wine club. Give it a try

Thank Ian B
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SonomaPortworks, Owner at Sonoma Portworks, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2018

So glad you found us, and that you enjoyed the visit! Welcome to the club.

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Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

I don't typically drink ports but the 2011 petite Sirah was really good!! Susie was very knowledgeable and so nice!!

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SonomaPortworks, Owner at Sonoma Portworks, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit, and the ARIS Petite Sirah Port. We think our portfolio of ports has something for everyone!

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Reviewed July 4, 2017

we were looking for unique tasting opportunities while in the Santa Rosa area ..... too many wineries to even consider !!! and we were also looking for a birthday present for a port lover :-) there are two tasting levels - complimentary tasting that excludes...More

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SonomaPortworks, Owner at Sonoma Portworks, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2017

So glad you discovered our tasting room! We love meeting port lovers and sharing what we do.

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Reviewed September 13, 2016

I found it online and decided it was a must stop on my next trip to Sonoma.. I loved it.. really cute. awesome work on the bar tops. the Woman who helped us (I hope I get her name right) Susie was very friendly and...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2016

Very informative and a great place to stop and have a taste of Port wines. We really enjoyed the friendly staff. I'm sorry I dont remember her name. WE loved all the wines and joined the club. After leaving we discussed wanting more so we...More

Thank GoinsOhio
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SonomaPortworks, Owner at Sonoma Portworks, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

So glad you enjoyed your visit and the ports you tasted. We love sharing what we do here. You're going to like the benefits of club membership at Sonoma Portworks!

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Reviewed July 3, 2016

Bill and his wife are so awesome. The experience of learning about port and how it's made was fabulous fun. We enjoyed the tasting but we especially enjoyed learning about how it's made and the different variations of process. The atmosphere is incredibly friendly and...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2016

Very knowledgeable gentleman explains the ports we're tasting, and the grappas also. This is unique (because it's port rather than the wines), and it was a nice room with the big barrels. No charge! We bought a port and a port-infused vinegar, and ended up...More

1  Thank keut
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Reviewed April 24, 2016

A must stop for port or grappa lovers. You can sample everything at no charge and the stuff is absolutely the best. They also have a port club where you can save 15% or more. They also carry "sonomic" an almost vinegar that's great for...More

1  Thank Andy R
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Reviewed November 28, 2015

A tasting room for some nice locally-made aperitifs and ports. An enjoyable slightly out-of-the-way resting spot

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