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Nicholson Ranch

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4200 Napa Rd, Sonoma, CA 95476-2800
+1 707-938-8822
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“pinot noir” (13 reviews)
“great wine” (14 reviews)
“tasting room” (18 reviews)
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4200 Napa Rd, Sonoma, CA 95476-2800
+1 707-938-8822
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Reviewed August 2, 2016

We were a bus full of tourists visiting the Nicholson Ranch. We were well taken care of and shown around the area. We tasted several types of wine, such as Chardonnay, which was very good. The area is quiet and lovely, a very nice experience.

Thank Berit2011
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful spot, an absolutely fascinating tour with a guide who loved his work and was so knowledgeable. The wine was wonderful.

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Wow! Outstanding views, knowledgeable staff, great wine. The flowers added extra pop for our photos :)

Thank tiffani_68
Reviewed July 28, 2016

We took the tasting & cave tour with Platypus Tours and had a great time. The winery is beautiful and we enjoyed all the wines we tasted. Debbie made our tour fun and very educational. The owner, Deepak, is lucky to have her on his...More

Thank suesv
Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

We did a tour and had a great time. Chris did a wonderful job - we have never been on a vineyard tour and he answered all our questions and was very personable. We enjoyed the wine a lot and the scenery was beautiful!

Thank Allison S
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

White wine selection was limited. Book a tour of their caves. Nice Spanish feeling patio space with helpful and kind staff. Good view. Right off the highway.

Thank Ann M
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Nicholson Ranch was by far the best winery we visited in Sonoma! From the moment we walked in to the moment we left, Debbie made our stay spectacular. Debbie's wisdom on not only the wine, but the geology and history of Sonoma was spectacular. Every...More

Thank TheresaMac1993
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Visited here on a tour from San Francisco. The views are stunning and the owner and staff are friendly and very passionate about their wine. They have the best Pinot Noir I have ever tasted! Definitely worth a visit.

Thank dd77
Reviewed May 10, 2016

This is the place to visit if you'd like a private cave tour with a large tasting room in the cave. The best Pinot noir We've tasted.

Thank raskiebub
Reviewed May 7, 2016

We had a group of about 20 in Napa for the weekend and decided to have a lovely lunch by the lake at Nicholson. Unfortunately, the lake is covered with algae right now, so not so lovely. And while the winemaker himself was gracious and...More

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Response from Jerry L | Reviewed this property |
We were on a tour (just 4 or us) and the operator just took us there. But this was in January, so not crowded either. A call ahead is probably smart if you want to take the tour, which was interesting and educational. And... More