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Dalice Elizabeth Winery

6 Amos Rd, Preston, CT 06365-8701
+1 860-930-9198
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Wine Shack with Uneducated Staff

Tiny shack/shed serves as the tasting room. We arrived and had to wait for glasses to be washed at... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
actresssq1
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Hamden, Connecticut
Stay away from this winery

received a groupon for cooking lessons for my wife and I, left several messages/emails then finally... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2018
F7741EHjohng
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wolcott, United States
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When family and friends get together there is a magical sense of camaraderie of family. Il Cantina Sociale di La Familglia is Our Society of Wine Producers & you are now a member of the family. Throughout your days of wine-making with us you will learn from second, third & fourth generation Italian-Americans the joys and traditions of wine making. From crushing and pressing to racking and bottling, you will be involved in each step resulting in your own barrel of Vino della Casa labeled, of course, with your name. During your time with us, in addition to working with the grapes, we invite you to experience the Italian way, as we know it. We will share with you our new family, the great meals, the lore, the tradition and the story telling that has made for such camaraderie and resulted in so many special times. You'll probably even pick up a few of our favorite phrases and gestures along the way. We invite you to stroll the gardens, play a game of bocce or horseshoes, or lend a hand in the kitchen preparing for the evening's feast!
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  • Very good12%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“cooking class” (12 reviews)
“clambake” (3 reviews)
“wine tasting” (16 reviews)
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6 Amos Rd, Preston, CT 06365-8701
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+1 860-930-9198
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Tiny shack/shed serves as the tasting room. We arrived and had to wait for glasses to be washed at the main house (a lovely structure but not part of the winery). The shack was damp, cold and smelled of dogs. And actually by the time...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2018

received a groupon for cooking lessons for my wife and I, left several messages/emails then finally a call was returned confirming the date, but no time, menue/meeting place. My wife and I tried for 4 weeks to call and fine this information out emails and...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Total Disappointment! Arrived at 6 pm for class, everything was dark & closed. Waited 1/2 hour & they showed up & said it was canceled yesterday. Told us an email was sent out to cancel but I never received it. You think they would call...More

Thank Suzanne D
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

We visited Dalice Elizabeth winery on a cold and dramp winter day to use a Groupon that included a wine tasting with chocolate experience for four. When we arrived at the tasting room we were warmly greeted by the staff member, who was very attentive...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017

Yes, you just read that correctly. We were having a wonderful experience in the tasting room. It was nice and cozy and our server was very attentive to our experience of tasting the 5 different wines, giving us knowlege of each wine. All was fine,...More

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Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Last night my family and I experienced the interactive cooking demonstration. From the moment we walked through the door we felt like family. When we sat down it was like we went back in time, sitting in grandma's kitchen eating the best pasta bolognese I...More

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Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

I can’t even begin to describe the experience we had except it surpassed our expectations in a wonderful way. From the moment we pulled up and walked into the tasting room with acoustic music playing, smiles on everyone’s face, delicious wine and a cozy atmosphere!...More

Thank Andrea S
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

Unlike the vast majority of CT wineries, the wine here is very good. I really liked the chardonnay and one of my friends liked the Harvest Moon, a seasonal wine with pumpkin spice flavoring. Apparently it was pretty much everyone else's favorite too, as it...More

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Reviewed October 5, 2017

We have visited almost every winery in CT and Dalice Elizabeth produces our favorite bottle. I wont say which one because they keep selling out and I would rather there be some for our next visit. They staff are friendly, and the view is spectacular....More

Thank Rick R
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Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Stop two on our wine adventure. Beautiful setting with both indoor and outdoor seating options. I had found a Groupon for a chocolate and wine pairing tasting which made it even better, I did get a little hebee jebee afterward when I saw them getting...More

Thank Michelle S
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