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Kalyra Winery

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“wine club”(7 reviews)
“tasting room”(9 reviews)
“sweet wine”(2 reviews)
Winery featured in the film "Sideways."
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343 N Refugio Rd, Santa Ynez, CA 93460-9302
+1 805-693-8864
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed tastings, beautiful scenery and shopping in the Kalyra winery today. It was warm outside, but well air conditioned inside. There was a great variety of wines, but my favorite were thee dessert wines! I encourage you to make a journey to visit this...More

Thank mrsrodrigues2010
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Loved the laid back informality of Kalyra where there was an outdoor art class going on in the garden when we arrived. We had a lovely glass of wine, modestly priced, and, seated on the large, airy deck, drank in the fabulous view. Much a...More

Thank JaneR123
Reviewed May 29, 2018

This was our first excursion to California Wine Country, and my wife and I considering ourselves being somewhat of wine connoisseurs, not snobs mind you, we’re lucky to live within a moderate drive to an area that offers so many vineyards, varietals and makes it...More

Thank GastroEclectico
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Drove over on after spending a Sunday in Santa Barbara, enjoyed a tasting and ended up signing up for the wine club. The staff was great and the surroundings were a great way to end the day.

Thank Lac0220
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

All the wine is great, but especially the dessert wines. They have a large selection, and the wine tasting lets you sample several.

Thank andihamfam5
Reviewed July 10, 2017

First time at this winery. The servers seemed overwhelmed and pushed wines "on sale". The wines were just okay as was the tasting room.

Thank Kathleen L
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Kimberly was our hostess and she rocked! We stopped in on our honeymoon vacation and we did the wine tasting for $12, ended up joining the wine club, and bought all sorts of little goodies from their little shop. Their wines are excellent, the Savignon...More

Thank Khosler88
Reviewed March 22, 2017

The server was extremely friendly and helpful. Most of their wines are on the sweet side. They have a lot of dessert wines.

Thank travelinkathi
Reviewed February 11, 2017

Worst wine tasting experience ever. They have a $12 tasting fee and offered 2 for 1, but with only the 2 of us, as today's driver I don't do any sampling. DW only drinks white wines, but they only had 3 white wines. One of...More

Thank Gla_Rangers
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Been coming since we saw Sandra Oh in Sideways. Nice wine, fun place to be during grape stomp, stay local so you can really enjoy the party, you won't be able to drive. Excellent Rose' great on a hot day. Also have a tasting room...More

Thank OC-RaiderFan
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