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Rio Grande Vineyards and Winery

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Road Trip Stop

Owner, winemaker very knowledgeable and friendly. We had a great time and learned a lot. Great... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
jodymelanson28
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Phenomenal experience

We were traveling thru the area and came upon this winery by chance. We were warmly greeted and... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
Tom B
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  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
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5321 N Highway 28, Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM 88005-6231
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

Owner, winemaker very knowledgeable and friendly. We had a great time and learned a lot. Great recommendation on lunch in town!!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

We were traveling thru the area and came upon this winery by chance. We were warmly greeted and felt at home. The owner and his wife explained the history of the area, the early origins of wine making in New Mexico, and the various types...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Tom B
Reviewed June 30, 2017

This was our first time here and we were brought by 2 friends that had been here before. They had been telling us of their wonderful experience, to say the least the experience was NOT repeated. The prices were good and we got the 5...More

Date of experience: June 2017
6  Thank CJ J
riograndewinery, Owner at Rio Grande Vineyards and Winery, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2017

I am truly sorry that you did not have a grand experience while at my establishments! Unfortunately I can not control my employees while not there but rest assured that I review all complaints and address each as needed. Try and come back and not...More

Reviewed June 26, 2017

Was met, if you want to call it that, by a person dressed inappropriately for being a server of your winery. We felt like we were bothering him for the sampling of wines, and had to ask twice for the cheese plate. When we finally...More

Date of experience: June 2017
7  Thank USTWO4251
riograndewinery, Owner at Rio Grande Vineyards and Winery, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2017

I am truly sorry that you did not have a grand experience while at my establishments! Unfortunately I can not control my employees while not there but rest assured that I review all complaints and address each as needed. Try and come back and not...More

Reviewed January 23, 2017

We had visited this winery 2 years ago and become part of their "wine club" we liked it so much on our first visit. We liked it so much in fact, that when we returned to Las Cruces/Mesilla, we took "the parents" there. They loved...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank gcbmoh
Reviewed January 15, 2017

This was our first stop when we visited Las Cruces and was slightly disappointed in the visit. You could do a $5 or $10 tasting. My husband and I started out with the $5 one and when we realized we were going over the quantity...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Beaglesx4
Reviewed August 3, 2016

This is one of the best vineyards and winery I've ever been to. New Mexico seems like an unlikely place to find good wine, but I'd read somewhere once that all 50 states in the US produce wine, so when I found myself in New...More

Date of experience: July 2016
6  Thank Dez P
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

We arrived about 30 minutes before they closed thinking we could check out a few wines and then drive on. We ended up staying about quite a bit longer. We were fortunate to get there at a time that the owner and winemaker was there....More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed January 17, 2016

The restaurant was beautiful. Service was excellent. The food was delicious. Will definitely visit again.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Tamara H
Carol Ann C, Director of Sales at Rio Grande Vineyards and Winery, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2016

Although we appreciate your great review, Tamara, you may have us confused. We do not have a restaurant on site, as we are a winery and tasting room only.

Reviewed December 28, 2015

My husband recently book a wine tasting get away at a local hotel. We were unaware that we had to book our own wine tasting. We found out the day of our reservation. When we called to book we were surprised to find out that...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank trey7384
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