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Van Ruiten Family Vineyard

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Great Wine Tasting & Music

This was a very fun winery on our wine tasting day. My husband was thrilled that they serve... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Liz A
Western, MN
Lodi's Most Fun Winery

Van Ruiten Winery, on Hwy. 12 right outside of Lodi, is a wonderful place to spend an afternoon... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Rio Vista, CA
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340 W Highway 12, Lodi, CA 95242-9501
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

This was a very fun winery on our wine tasting day. My husband was thrilled that they serve Gelato. I was thrilled with the number of wines to taste. Very good wines, friendly staff. The day we were there they had music out on the...More

1  Thank Liz A
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Van Ruiten Winery, on Hwy. 12 right outside of Lodi, is a wonderful place to spend an afternoon. The staff at the tasting room knows their wines and they are able to explain the complexities in a straightforward way. They are also friendly and make...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

I want to give a huge shout out to Gary! He was so funny and really made our tasting experience wonderful! He gave us a lot of information about the wines and let us “revisit” several of our favorites. Not to mention the wines were...More

1  Thank MelissaBL88
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite things to do when I'm in Lodi is to spend Sunday afternoon on the patio at Van Ruiten listening to live music and sipping their wines. I lean toward their sparkling wines on a warm afternoon. The tasting room is staffed...More

1  Thank GayleM72
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

This is always a stop on my trips to Lodi! The tasting room is inside and outside! Perfect for our California weather. The staff is friendly and attentive.

1  Thank Brandi L
Reviewed 9 November 2017

All the wineries went to were great and friendly . we were basically the only ones they dealt with. This winery is a small one. wines were nice .

1  Thank THEBigGator
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 15 so they allowed us to sit out on the patio and do our tasting. Their Zin is fab.

1  Thank Brandi L
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We started our winery tour here. The staff were very friendly and engaging. They gave a great spot outside under an arbor that was cool despite temps in the 90's. While we had a wonderful tasting, the "Sideways Zinfandel" is phenomenal. I haven't really liked...More

1  Thank celticdoc
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We entered the winery and viewed the list of wine flights offered for tasting. We weren't sure this was exactly what we wanted, so our server offered an assortment to fit our desires. She wasn't bothered with holding us to the specific number of tastes,...More

1  Thank Terri H
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The nicest people run this winery-our group visited in June and got 5 star treatment-including a tour and look at bottling-pretty cool! Their sparkling Rose was a hit with guests-not too sweet. And they have the cutest winery dog! A must try in Lodi!

1  Thank debPasadena_CA
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