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Swanson Vineyards Salon

1271 Manley Lane, Rutherford, CA 94573
+1 707-754-4018
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Class, style and sophistication

The Swanson Salon is the image that every vintner desires to achieve. The salon is beautifully... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2016
John J
Rocky River, Ohio
Nothing like it...

I started visiting Swanson Vineyards just after they opened...and I still haven't found a better... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2016
Stephanie T
Austin, United States
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1271 Manley Lane, Rutherford, CA 94573
+1 707-754-4018

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Reviewed June 26, 2016

The Swanson Salon is the image that every vintner desires to achieve. The salon is beautifully decorated with art work and fine furnishings. A plate of cheeses and crackers accompanies the fine wines. Whites, reds, rose, and desert wines are available from Swanson. Take time...More

Thank John J
Reviewed June 19, 2016

I started visiting Swanson Vineyards just after they opened...and I still haven't found a better experience. Enchanting little property, with an intimate table of cheeses, chocolates and nuts to go with your wine. We sampled many. A dessert wine, Merlot, Cab blends, Chardonnay etc. They...More

Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Very small but stylish winery. Not good if you want to see all the working stuff and know all the science. But lovely is you want to sit in a beautiful room and drink stunning wine paired with cheese and chocolate. Well worth the visit...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2016

Not only was the wine outstanding, the Salon was gorgeous; just perfect for two moms celebrating Mother's Day without the children. Our wine educator was skilled and knowledgeable about the process and the wines. The tasting was lintimate and we did not experience a feeling...More

Thank Beetlejuice6
Reviewed January 27, 2016 via mobile

The much maligned Merlot has pride of place in the wines available for tasting at this lovely winery. It is an excellent example of what Merlot should be. The other wines are just as good (and better) but it was so nice to visit a...More

Thank KierenX
Reviewed January 23, 2016

Swanson was the most charming boutique winery we visited our entire time in wine country. The sip shoppe and the outdoor seating area are cozy and conjure vintage NOLA. When we visited, there was a live musician outside singing in French. Such a treat! The...More

Thank CurlyGirl19
Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

We visited Swanson actually a few years ago in May and it is still a standout in my mind. The decor is just decadent and lighthearted. The wines are delicious and the tasting was beyond first class. We still continue to order from Swanson -they...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

The Salon Tasting with Rosemary is one of the best if not the best tasting experience in the Valley. The Salon Tasting experience is by appointment only and $60 a person if you are not a wine club member and it is well worth it....More

Thank asmith6688
Reviewed October 6, 2015

We visited the Swanson Vineyards “salon” tasting room on a recent visit to Napa. The setting was lovely and our host for the afternoon was incredibly knowledgeable. It’s always nice to go to a tasting in a more intimate setting (the table is limited to...More

Thank stephandgio_m
Reviewed September 11, 2015

Been meaning to schedule a tasting here for years and finally did it. Justin was a great host and a wealth of information. A great wine, caviar, cheese and chocolate pairing. Wonderful wines and a beautiful/unique tasting salon to enjoy them in. What a wonderful...More

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