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Swanson Vineyards Salon

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Fantastic Wine Tasting!

We visited Swanson Winery in November on a wine tour and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The wine was... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2018
Concord, California
via mobile
Great Service, Great Wine, Beautiful Interior Design

On a rainy day, us girls went in for some wine tasting. The decorations and interior were so... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2018
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“circus tent”(2 reviews)
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The Swanson philosophy celebrates decadence with a wink -- the mixing of the high with the low. Caviar on a potato chip? We think so! At our winery, we offer out-of-the-ordinary experiences that elevate the everyday. Our inviting Salon offers an...more
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1271 Manley Lane, Rutherford, CA 94573
+1 707-754-4018
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Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

We visited Swanson Winery in November on a wine tour and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The wine was delicious (I found a merlot I loved & I typically don’t care for merlot) and the tour was very educational. I cant say enough about the staff and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

On a rainy day, us girls went in for some wine tasting. The decorations and interior were so festive and fun. Gorgeous! The wine was delicious and it was all around a great, welcoming, enjoyable time! Will definitely be back :)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sammybakurjian
Reviewed November 26, 2018

Swanson has the best of just about everything. It is the best tasting experience that we've had in Napa (and this was our 6th trip). Wine - excellent. Hosts - personable and knowledgeable. But, the food pairings put the tasting experience over the top. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sonders15
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Swanson offers a fun and educational salon tasting of its full range of white and red estate grown wines, relatively well-priced and delicious, in a beautiful stylish room just off its wine making facilities. Knowledgeable hosts pour, explain and make sure that all the participants...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Joan G
Reviewed November 20, 2018

It felt like such a pleasant and relaxing visit. We were educated on the wines and welcomed with such warmth. We walked away with a bottle of Merlot and many great reasons to venture on back. I also loved the way the candy cane wallpapered...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

Nancy gave a great overview of 6 wines that Swanson offers with great bites paired together. Loved our experience here!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

They have great Red wines i didn't enjoy the Rose' or the white wines the service was great and they have great knowledge of wines

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 989renem
Reviewed September 21, 2018

This was a fun stop while visiting Napa Valley. Very friendly staff. The Swanson's brought the first Merlot to Napa, and their varietal still tastes great today. The Tasting Room decor is fun! There is a Sip Shoppe and a more formal setting. I enjoyed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Colleen B
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience at the Swanson Vineyards wine tasting. The number of guests is limited to a small number so the atmosphere is intimate and it’s easier to ask questions. The young man who led the wine tasting was very knowledgeable and entertaining....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Helen A
Troy B, Manager at Swanson Vineyards Salon, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

HI Helen, Thanks for the great review and feedback! We think the wines and team at Swanson are pretty great too! Please come see us again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed July 25, 2018

We stopped by yesterday without a reservation although you typically need one. Sarah Dennis, the salonnier, was utterly accommodating and cheerfully invited us to sit wherever we liked on their beautiful outdoor patio. We felt like we were in a friend's garden with wildflowers and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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July 7, 2018|
Response from CasperGraceGGH24 | Reviewed this property |
id say contact the winery, you have to direct ship from them!