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Merry Edwards Winery

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Address: 2959 Gravenstein Hwy N, Sebastopol, CA 95472-6401
Phone Number: 707-823-7466
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Nestled amid the vines at Coopersmith vineyard, tastings educate visitors...

Nestled amid the vines at Coopersmith vineyard, tastings educate visitors about Merry's handcrafted Pinot Noir and Sauvignon Blanc. Experience wines produced with a genuine sense of place using site-specific viticulture and gentle, traditional winemaking practices. Merry and her husband, Ken, invite you to join them at their estate winery. Please call to schedule a private tasting, however if you don't have time for an appointment we welcome you to come in from 9:30AM - 4:30PM for a more casual tasting. Parties of 8 or more, limos and buses are accepted by prior arrangement only. (Please note, our winery is patrolled by cats. No canines, please -- assistance dogs are exempt. Thank you for your understanding.)

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Great Pinots, excellent (free) tasting experience.....but expensive wines.

I love my Pinots (and Riesling and Chardonnay!) and found the wine tasting experience here to be better than many other wineries. Glassware was excellent, the wines were well... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Colin D
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Glen Waverley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I love my Pinots (and Riesling and Chardonnay!) and found the wine tasting experience here to be better than many other wineries. Glassware was excellent, the wines were well presented by knowledgeable staff (Brown), but the tasting was limited to 5 wines. Started with the Olivet Lane Chardonnay. 100% malo and 100% new and old oak. Nice wine, but not... More 

Thank Colin D
Sebastopol, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wines are very good, tasting in small groups with very knowledgeable staff. Prices a bit dear, no wine club. Specialize in Pinot Noir like many in the area.

Thank MsLBL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good pinot from a relatively large wine maker. The tastings were a bit staid--very formal--but the wines were good. 5 for wine; 3 for overall experience.

Thank Afletchf
Sebastopol, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not a huge Pino fan and that's the biggest market they have but they do a great job. They do a nice sit down tasting and explain all the wines and everything they do. Nice place to go and slow down a bit.

Thank Jesse B
Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful experience. Great wines, friendly knowledgable staff. Tasteful environment, very confusing to tasting wine.

Thank C-Z-1982
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

A group of girlfriends and I visited this past weekend, and really enjoyed our time here. As mentioned in other reviews, this place has less curb appeal; but inside the private tasting room, both the ambiance and the wine are great! The service was wonderful, the story of Merry Edwards and her wine was inspiring, and I loved the sauvignon... More 

Thank MuseumGirl2014
Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

I went here on a recommendation from a friend who impressed a sommelier with one of Merry Edwards' Pinot Noirs. Reservation was not required but seemed like they would only take walk ins if they could fit you in. I went during a weekday so it was no problem. I imagine on the weekends that making a reservation is a... More 

Thank Kyllito
Boulder, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

They were very nice to accommodate our group of 9 on short notice. Beautiful grounds, and a small area to sit outside, but all tasting is done inside. We enjoyed the wine we bought, too!

Thank MarillaC
Chandler, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Driving up, this may not have as much curb appeal as other spots. The expertise is WINE, not curb appeal. Your palette will be much more satisfied here than in other "cutesy" or "fancy" places. The staff is Highly educated and eloquent, while maintaining a casual conversationalism that keeps you at ease. This is the first wine I ever called... More 

Thank Christine B
Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

It was an excellent visit with free wine tasting. Our host Brown was very personable and knowledgable about wines, production and everything else in between we wanted to know. Highly recommended.

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