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Falkner Winery

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Address: 40620 Calle Contento, Temecula, CA 92591-5041
Phone Number: 909-676-8231
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Falkner Winery is one of the premier wineries in southern


Falkner Winery is one of the premier wineries in southern

California. Located in beautiful Temecula Wine Country, Falkner Winery

offers spectacular hill-top vistas, daily wine tasting, tours, a large

gift shop, wine tasting classes, weddings and scheduled events. FREE

Jazz is performed on Sunday's from April through October. The Falkner's

specialize in Mediterranean and Tuscan wine varietals including their

award winning Super Tuscan "Amante". They also produce Viognier,

Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, and


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Tasting and lunch

We have been to many wineries for tastings. Falkner is a small family owned operation that has an extremely comfortable tasting room. We packed a lunch and enjoyed food and wine... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 15, 2016
San Marcos, California
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I had a great time at the Falkner Winery. The server was very friendly, courteous and knowledgeable about the different types of wine and which wines to pick based on our likes. There are a number of wines to choose from and they also serve a Sangria and Mojito using their wines, which are both delicious. I... More 

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San Marcos, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

We have been to many wineries for tastings. Falkner is a small family owned operation that has an extremely comfortable tasting room. We packed a lunch and enjoyed food and wine out on the deck that has spectacular west views. So relaxing. The wines are great and so glad I tasted so many varieties. I'm generally not a huge fan... More 

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Ventura, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

My experience with tasting rooms has been that they are somewhat boring in the varieties that are offered, and you rarely find an outstanding wine. Was pleased to have a different experience at Falkner! Their Cabernet's were very good, serviceable dinner wines, but when I opted to try their 2012 Amante Tuscan wine, the bells went off! This is a... More 

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Ewa Beach, Hawaii, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

This was the first tasting I did in Temecula and I enjoyed it very much. The wines were good and they made the experience a lot of fun.

Thank Joy T
Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

Experience was fine as were all but the wines lacked any type of interest at all! This was our first stop so we were refreshed and focused to buy or else I wouldn't state something as strong as "worst". I asked for tasting notes on which to make some personal notes and was looked at as if this was the... More 

Thank Penny J
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

This place is got a great Ambiance, with great views! Our favorite wine was luscious lips! 💋 we took a couple bottles home with us.

Thank Michelle F
Riverside, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

The tasting ticket includes a wine glass and $5 discount on a purchase. The wines were among the best of the 9 locations we sampled and offer a full spectrum. It might take two tickets to get your full experience here! The view is also quite nice, atop a hill overlooking the vineyard. Notice the extremely large/mature cabernet vines immediately... More 

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Hermosa Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016

Went to Falkner Winery for a wedding in April of 2016. They did an amazing job for the couple and their guests! Beautiful surroundings, sunset ceremony, and the food and wine after the wedding ceremony was incredible. Highly recommend this winery if you are looking for a wedding location.

Thank TravelingFromHermosa
Beijing, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

Betty was our host in the tasting room and she was very nice and extremely knowledgeablel!! She told us how to taste and judge wine, as well as bringing us to the vineyard. The scenery is amazing. My wife's favorite was the Lucious Lips and we wanna come again.

Thank funbridge
Draper, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016

A large and well appointed tasting room with knowledgeable hosts and hostesses. Nice mix of reds and whites to try and a well stocked store for souvenirs and wine related gifts. I'm normally a drinker of reds but Falkner's whites are exceptional and well priced. The grounds are a great place for taking some photos of the valley.

Thank JACK M

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