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August Briggs Winery

1307 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga, CA 94515-1701
+1 707-942-4912
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Best pinot noir variety around....

We love a good pinot and A. Briggs has consistently offered the best from several appellations in... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2015
roamingnoni
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Carnelian Bay, Ca
Awesome place to start and learn about the area and taste some good wine.

This place is in Downtown Calistoga! Megan Helped us with the area and told us about the Shuttles... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2015
Rosalove7
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Glenview, Illinois
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We are a small employee owned winery. We were established in 1995. We make ~15 small lot wines a year - from Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay to Petite Sirah, Zin., and Cab. Sauv.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting room” (10 reviews)
“great wine” (3 reviews)
“napa valley” (3 reviews)
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1307 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga, CA 94515-1701
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+1 707-942-4912

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Reviewed 28 March 2015

We love a good pinot and A. Briggs has consistently offered the best from several appellations in the region for years. Nominal fee is waived with purchase. Liberal wine club participation. Small tasting room with lots of character and info of the area.

1  Thank roamingnoni
Reviewed 20 February 2015

This place is in Downtown Calistoga! Megan Helped us with the area and told us about the Shuttles. She was very knowledge in the wines and I actually liked quite a few of the wines here. This was one of the best first stops I...More

1  Thank Rosalove7
Reviewed 9 February 2015

Tasting room is located in downtown Calistoga. Last year they had very good pinot noir and cabernet sauvignon. This year the 2012 Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir for $38 was just average. Sold out of their cabernet sauvignon. Tasting fee was waived with a purchase of...More

Thank David from La Palma
Reviewed 17 January 2015

This was our first winery to visit on our Napa trip. We received a 2 for 1 tasting brochure from the chamber of commerce when we arrived in town so we thought "what the heck, let's go". We are so thankful that we did. Upon...More

Thank TexasAggie_02
Reviewed 19 October 2013

This is a most pleasant wine tasting room in Calistoga and though I honestly didn't care for any of their wines compared to the many others we visited? The guy who hosted us was knowledgeable and most pleasant. Would I go back? No. Glad I...More

Thank MsBunny2011
Reviewed 11 October 2013 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tasting, and learned so much about the wines and the Calistoga area from Megan. We were so impressed by the quality of the wines, especially the Charbono, that we joined their wine club.

1  Thank mariposaanne
Reviewed 12 February 2013

The tasting room is at the end of the main road in Calistoga, you cant miss it. Its a smaller place with three bars for tasting, all in the same room. Their dog would greet you when you walked in which was kind of nice....More

1  Thank seeGarzz
Reviewed 7 May 2012

This is a great tasting room with friendly and engaging staff. The wine selection is good and the tasting guide very helpful, but the whole experience is made so much more homely by the attentions of Kiefer the dog.

2  Thank FatBoyJimUK
Reviewed 18 February 2012

Excellent wines, friendly tasting room. If you go give Kiefer a pet for us, he's a rad tasting room dog with a good rescue story.

2  Thank Jen B
Reviewed 4 January 2012

Its as simple as this: I signed up for my first wine club. Yum.

1  Thank Carla S
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