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Address: 1259 NW Michelbook Ln, McMinnville, OR 97128-2820
Phone Number:
+1 503-791-0005

Featured in USA Today. We are the number one referred wine tours by local...

Featured in USA Today. We are the number one referred wine tours by local B&B's. Specializing in tours of small boutique wineries.

We also provide offer packages that include helicopter and ground transportation. Corporate tours available. Opportunities for wine tours ending with a winemakers dinner.

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Great wine tour!

Our group of six booked this wine tour after a local recommendation and a lot of research and we were not disappointed! James was absolutely wonderful! His knowledge of the area... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2016
Kristin B
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Reviewed November 14, 2016

Our group of six booked this wine tour after a local recommendation and a lot of research and we were not disappointed! James was absolutely wonderful! His knowledge of the area and the history of winemaking in Oregon was beyond impressive. James tailored our tour based on our group's wine preferences and the type of wineries that we wanted to... More 

Thank Kristin B
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

Our little group from Texas spent the most wonderful day with David touring 4 wineries. David was considerate of our wants, informative, knowledgeable, charming and kind. He anticipated our needs, always made sure we had water and effortlessly managed things for the group as a whole. David really knows the area and was able to make recommendations for dinner and... More 

Thank Teresa C
Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Great guide, great tour, great wineries and great day! My wife and I spent the day with John touring local wineries and had an incredible time. We asked for smaller production wineries where we could meet the owner or winer maker and he nailed both! Our first stop went so well (and long in a great way) it turned into... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

Our family (my wife, two daughters and son-in-law) booked the Insiders Wine Tour after a fair amount of research and reading reviews. We know enough about wine to know we don't know that much. James was our tour leader. He arrived on time and ready to go. He quickly figured out we were rookies but determined what he thought we... More 

Thank PatOCinKC
Germantown, Tennessee
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Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

What an incredible day with James! This was our first experience with a wine tour and tastings; and our expectations were exceeded on every level. James taught us all about the different grapes grown in the area and then proceeded to take us to four very unique wineries in the region (all based upon our interests and wine tastes). Each... More 

Thank Brian H
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Had a great time yesterday with John from Insiders Wine Tours in Willamette Valley. We went to 5 great wineries both big and small. He had great insight and was fun to talk to. We highly recommend them. He was very knowledgable and had great relationships with the wineries.

Thank mekeel
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

Spent a long weekend in wine country with friends, and we were lucky enough to have James as our tour guide. He took us to great wineries while providing a wealth of wine expertise and local knowledge. We also enjoyed the tasting room at his wine shop, NW Food & Gifts. Highly recommend!

Thank troykm1
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our day with John and experienced so much through his extensive knowledge of the region. We arranged our tour at the last moment and so grateful John was able to be our guide. We had never been in the area and asked John to choose the wineries/plan the day. It was perfect! We visited some very special... More 

Thank ktsmomPhiladelphia
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Reviewed July 23, 2016

Had a great experience! We got lucky with a short-notice reservation after someone else had cancelled for the weekend, and had the time of our lives. John was our tour guide, and was very knowledgeable of the area and the process of making wine. He was able to answer most of our questions, and found some really great places with... More 

Thank Jeff M
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Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Incredible day! Our tour guide, John, is extremely knowledgeable, funny, and knows the best hidden wineries to visit. John has developed strong relationships with the winery owners, which makes the day very intimate and a personalized experience. We came all the way from New York and would come again just for this. Highly recommend Insiders Wine Tour!

Thank Alison G

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