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Hamel Family Wines

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The highlight of my wine vacation

This was awesome!! We arrived for our wine tasting and were greeted by Eric our sommelier who is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Skattman
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Gorst, Washington
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Wonderful wines and property

Wasn’t sure what to expect when we recently visited. We were met by our host, George, who was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve G
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Portland, Oregon
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Thank you for considering Hamel Family Wines during your upcoming Sonoma visit. Each Experience is privately led by a Wine Ambassador, includes a tour, and wine tasting, and can include food pairings. In addition, a “dry” tasting is offered for...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was awesome!! We arrived for our wine tasting and were greeted by Eric our sommelier who is perhaps the best in the business. He gave us a very informative tour which included an unexpected visit with none other than George Hamel Himself. Our tasting...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wasn’t sure what to expect when we recently visited. We were met by our host, George, who was engaging and really explained the history of the winery. The winery has a modern design and a great outdoor patio. The wines were excellent especially the Isthmus...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Rachelle M, Director of Marketing at Hamel Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review Steve. We're so glad you enjoyed your experience!

Reviewed May 13, 2019 via mobile

We did the Reserve Experience and it was worth every penny. Our personal sommelier, Kiersten, guided us to the patio where she brought out a refreshing Rosé. Then we headed to the room where they do their blending. We continued to the caves / barrel...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Rachelle M, Director of Marketing at Hamel Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this review! We're so glad you enjoyed your experience with us and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed April 17, 2019

Of all the wineries we've been to on our Sonoma trips, Hamel has been our favorite! You'll need to make a reservation ahead of time, but the price and planning are well worth it. The tour was so personal and interesting, Eric (our tour guide)...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Rachelle M, Director of Marketing at Hamel Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're so happy you enjoyed your experience and time with us and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

We visited Hamel Family Wines at the suggestion of a good friend. We were treated to a wonderful experience, tasting their entire range of wines. The room in which we did our tasting was simply gorgeous, looking out from raised ground into the rolling countryside....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Rachelle M, Director of Marketing at Hamel Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're so happy you enjoyed your experience with us and we look forward to seeing you next year!

Reviewed February 16, 2019

We first visited Hamel in September 2018. After that tour & tasting with Marty, we joined the club. We just had a group of 9 do the Reserve Experience as a birthday celebration. We were greeted out front with umbrellas as it was raining when...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Rachelle M, Director of Marketing at Hamel Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave this lovely review Susie! We're so glad you enjoyed your experience and look forward to seeing you at future events!

Reviewed December 27, 2018

Absolutely do the Reserve 4 Course Dining Experience. It is worth the splurge! Food and wine was amazing, surrounded by a beautiful setting. Our guide for the day, Marty, was exceptional! We enjoyed spending a few hours with him, very knowledgeable and great personality!! Very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rachelle M, Director of Marketing at Hamel Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this lovely review. We’re so glad you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

My son and his bride chose Hamel Family Wines as a location for their wedding and it was the perfect choice. I think it fulfilled all their dreams of a perfect wedding. The gorgeous location, wonderful wines, and amazing food exceeded all our expectations and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rachelle M, Director of Marketing at Hamel Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this lovely review! We're thrilled you were happy with the event. And Congratulations again on your son's wedding!

Reviewed September 3, 2018

Hamel was a really impressive winery. Beautiful and pristine. It is worth the trip alone to see the grounds and the building, so detail oriented-every aspect from the buildings to the wines. Caves were impressive. Marty guided us through the wines and the winery grounds....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rachelle M, Director of Marketing at Hamel Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're so glad you enjoyed your time with us!

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in off the cuff and was welcomed with open arms. Tastings are by appointment only but we were allowed to poke our head around. The grounds are amazing and kept perfect. Hamel family has done some amazing work with Henry Vilas Zoo in Madison...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rachelle M, Director of Marketing at Hamel Family Wines, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We hope to get you in for a tasting on your next visit!

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Anne R
September 16, 2018|
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Response from sunjoe075 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure; everyone on our trip drinker. You may want to contact the winery.
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Julia C
January 28, 2018|
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Response from Rachelle M | Property representative |
Thank you so much for your interest in Hamel Family Wines! Our experiences are indeed by appointment only. We have two to choose from - our Estate Experience is $60 per person, and our Reserve Experience is $100 per person... More
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