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Elizabeth Spencer Winery

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Address: 1165 Rutherford Road, Rutherford, CA 94573
Phone Number: +1 707-963-6067
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Elizabeth Spencer Winery, located in the heart of Napa Valley in...

Elizabeth Spencer Winery, located in the heart of Napa Valley in Rutherford, is an artisan producer of varietal wines from some of the best wine regions in Northern California. The belief of Elizabeth Spencer is that wine should be delicious and representative of its appellation of origin. We make wines to drink - inviting wines that we, our friends and our customers truly enjoy. Elizabeth Spencer wines are characterized by intensity and purity of flavor.

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Levi was AWESOME! He taught us so much about wine and where the different grapes grow in Napa and Sonoma. Loved that he even brought out maps to help demonstrate his point. You... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Haley M
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Orlando, Florida

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Orlando, Florida
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46 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Levi was AWESOME! He taught us so much about wine and where the different grapes grow in Napa and Sonoma. Loved that he even brought out maps to help demonstrate his point. You could tell he loved his job and knew what he was talking about. Even though we aren't big on wine, he still took time to chat with... More 

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Graham C, Manager at Elizabeth Spencer Winery, responded to this review

Hi Haley! Thank you for the excellent review. We especially love it when we get such glowing reviews about our team members. We think Levi is AWESOME too, but hearing it from you means a lot. In fact, we called him out in this morning's tasting room meeting and he blushed a little when we read your review! Thank you... More 

San Francisco, California
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really cannot say enough good things about our experience at Elizabeth Spencer. Even though I'm a Norther California native, it was my first trip to Napa. We mostly stuck to tastings at large vineyard properties, but a friend of my mom said Elizabeth Spencer was not-to-be-missed, and I'm so glad she did. You should know it's a very small... More 

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Graham C, Manager at Elizabeth Spencer Winery, responded to this review

Hi Nic, Thank you for spending part of your trip to the Napa Valley with Elizabeth Spencer. We really appreciate you taking the time to write such a wonderful review. Tracy is one of a kind and we're very lucky to have her on the team. Please thank your mom's friend for the recommendation, and don't be a stranger next... More 

San Diego, California
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112 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I made a special trip to this winery after tasting a white wine from this label while in Ventura. It is not a flashy winery but a wine tasting room. The owners buy grapes and make some of the best wine in the Valley. I called the winery and asked them for a recommended place to stay. Instead of rattling... More 

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Thank you very much for the wonderful review. We sincerely appreciate the kind words and the time you took to share your experience. Helping you with a little inside knowledge is the least that we could do, regardless of member status. We're happy that you thought of us and took the time to make the trip. Hopefully, you'll join us... More 

Kerman, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an impromptu stop and we were glad we did. Instead of being crowded in a room, they have a large patio area with seating and shade. Tracy was our host and provided an in depth description of each poor. A must stop in Rutherford.

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We're glad you stopped by, too! Thank you for coming in and for a great review. We sincerely appreciate it. More 

Spanish Fort, Alabama
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

We stopped by Elizabeth Spencer quickly on our way out of Napa but we thoroughly enjoyed the visit. Levi was our host and he did an amazing job sharing his knowledge of the wines and the process used to produce them. I highly recommend stopping for a tasting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Our driver recommended this winery to us as we were driving between scheduled appointments. Nicole served us, and did a great job. The area was very well kept, and was gorgeous outside. The wine was very good, with a good variety of grapes compared to some of the bigger wineries.

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Buffalo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

I am a fan of smaller, family run wineries. Elizabeth and Spencer epitomizes this. The patio area is a perfect place to sample good wine. I especially liked the signature Cab.

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Sausalito
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Another wonderful Elizabeth Spencer party. This time for the release of their delicious Rose of Pinot Noir wine. All accompanied by a delicious southern feast including fried chicken and absolutely delectable shrimp and girts. Elizabeth and Spencer are always so gracious. Stop by for a tasting and join the club! We'll see you at the next party.

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Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Great service and friendly and knowledable staff. The wines are exellent. In total: a superb experience. Highly recommended.

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Kimberling City, United States
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful property and great wines. They have a beautiful venue to stop and enjoy an outdoor tasting. Thank you to Peter and the crew for another fantastic visit.

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