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Good wine

We attended a wine tasting while at Drakesbad lodge. We enjoyed their wine especially the... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Bud E
Spring, Texas
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Good wines and even better people

Stopped by Alger and had the pleasure of talking for quite awhile with owners John & Linda Alger... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Oakland, California
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1 Sep 2018
“Good wine”
9 May 2018
“Good wines and even better people”
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31636 Forward Rd, Manton, CA 96059-9310
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We attended a wine tasting while at Drakesbad lodge. We enjoyed their wine especially the Celebration Red. Nice friendly people - would love to get to visit their winery if we ever get back to the area.

Thank Bud E
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Didn't get to taste zinfandel, but presume it is the same style. Reds are lean, with very good acid and tannin balance. Not made in typical overripe fruit style. Alcohol doesn't burn. I feel the reds could use a few years cellaring. About 30 acres...More

Thank TedL1049
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Stopped by Alger and had the pleasure of talking for quite awhile with owners John & Linda Alger. The wines were quite nice, and John & Linda were so much fun to talk with, and they're really knowledgeable about the area. They impressed me with...More

Thank roadtrip_ken_2017
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Consistently great reds over 14 years! Especially petite syrah and a blend called Red Dress. For the price, Allgers puts Napa Valley to shame.

Thank d0ugd925
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Alger's Vineyard provides a truly family run winery experience. The Alger have a wonderful tasting room with great views and yes the wine is some of the best north of Sacramento in my opinion.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 29 October 2015

the title says it all. John and Linda grow some very good grapes tjhat turn into outstading wines.Alger

Thank brunosd
Reviewed 2 October 2015

My wife and I visited here with some friends who have never been wine tasting before, I have to say we were pleasantly surprised. A friend of ours informed us of the wineries here and since it was close to home we decided to give...More

Thank Marty B
Reviewed 2 August 2015

My husband and I decided to stop by a couple of the Manton vineyards on our way home from Mt. Lassen with the intent on seeing if the grapes growing up there actually produce drinkable wine. Yes, I'd say we're a bit wine snobbish having...More

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