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Sobon Estate

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Must be visited for Zin lovers

I've been to this place many times and strongly recommend visiting it if you are a Zin lover... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
travelerscal
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Sacramento, California
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Excellent wine selection. We visited on a Monday, if you have a chance it's a great day to visit... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2019
Starr53518
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Gardnerville, Nevada
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Historical winery, farm museum on site.
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14430 Shenandoah Rd, Plymouth, CA 95669-9521
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+1 209-245-6554
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I've been to this place many times and strongly recommend visiting it if you are a Zin lover visiting Amador county. The wines are balanced and excellent quality. They have gotten a lot of medals and awards. The service is very personal and attentive. Their...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 21, 2019

Excellent wine selection. We visited on a Monday, if you have a chance it's a great day to visit. Lack of crowds, and time to enjoy the wine tasting without distractions. We happened to visit at the same time as new friends we met at...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Starr53518
Reviewed March 16, 2019

As an added attraction, Sobon Estate shows off their family history farming in the Amador county 100 years ago. You see all the equipment in the farm house and all the equipment used on their land. Fascinating to see how things had to be done...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DaleRachmeler
Reviewed October 29, 2018

In addition to being historically interesting this winery offered complimentary tasting of fascinating wines presented by an extremely knowledgeable staff member. It provided a welcome contrast to the all too common winery experience of staff parroting on in the belief that visitors lack any knowledge...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank malcolm F
Reviewed August 9, 2018

I recommend anyone who goes to Plymouth wine tasting to stop by here first. A winery since 1856, the museums show life and wine back then. The wines are pretty good across the board, especially their single vineyard bottlings.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank scvrose
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Sobon is one of the farthest wineries going north on Shenandoah road, but it is still quiite close to Plymouth. The rolling hills offer great views. The winery produces a good selection of very good wines. The tasting room is also a gift shop. Tasting...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed April 16, 2018

We drove down from South Lake Tahoe for the weekend. Found a bottle of this wine at a store where we live. So, on the hunt for the winery. Big property, lots of parking, large tasting room, gift shop . Loved taking to the main...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank katspepper
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Welcoming tasting room with a wide range of varietals and styles to taste. These are value wines that are reasonably well made but are very high in alcohol which masks any complexity in the wines.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank cgny1fwd
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

The Sobon family were some of the first and finest out Amador County way, and they have remained a favorite of our since the early 80's. Shenandoah Vineyards never disappoints with both standards and delightful hard-to-find favs like their orange or black muscat. And now...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank pnpontheroad
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Some hearty wines developed from years of great farming processes. We enjoyed our stop and the staff did a very nice job,

Date of experience: September 2017
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