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Caldwell Winery

169 Kreuzer Ln, Napa, CA 94559-3604
+1 707-255-1294
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Do NOT go here if you easily offended. If you are NOT then YOU MUST GO!!!

Brian was an absolutely monumental and outstanding guide for our wine tasting! He is a true "no... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Douglas P
Columbus, Georgia
Wonderful place to visit

This little vineyard is tucked away up a hill, away from the normal tourist spots. You would never... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Francisco, California
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“cave tasting” (3 reviews)
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169 Kreuzer Ln, Napa, CA 94559-3604
+1 707-255-1294
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Reviewed yesterday

Brian was an absolutely monumental and outstanding guide for our wine tasting! He is a true "no holds barred" guide! Be ready for a tour of the winery with comments like "meet John Fu--ing Caldwell!" You can even buy Reidel wine glasses etched with "Mr."...More

Thank Douglas P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little vineyard is tucked away up a hill, away from the normal tourist spots. You would never stumble across it but would need to make a reservation and seek it out. The wines, people and views are all spectacular. Lots of great tasting with...More

Thank Travellover6128
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had a great tour with Ramiro Herrera who is the 'cooperage' (new word I learned fro him) of this winery as Mr Caldwell was on vacation. You will not regret coming here. The wines are superb and you will certainly love the smuggling story....More

Thank Cheila G
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We had an amazing time with Bryan Toy. Absolutely beautiful scenery and great wine. The property is awesome and the cave where we tasted was the best experience we had. The wines are excellent - gold cab, silver blend, malbec were all first class. We're...More

Thank jusmah
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

You must visit the tasting room in the Cave with JFC. He'll blow you away with his smuggling story and incredible charm. Must Must Must do!!!

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure to visit this winery on a recent visit to the area and can not say enough kind things to express what a good time we had and the great things we learned about wine from winery director Bryan AND the owner John...More

Thank Broy106
Reviewed 22 May 2017

John Caldwell is a Napa legend having smuggled French root stock from Canada into his vineyards. Thirty years later he is still producing superb wines from these vines. John is a true cowboy (Napa style). He has an outsized personality, colorful language, a great sense...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I had the pleasure to go here two times on my visit. The last time I met John Caldwell. He is charming and very interesting to listen to. The wine is wonderful and I ended up ordering some and shipping it home. The grounds on...More

Thank T P
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We visited Caldwell winery on our last day in Napa and I am so glad we didn't miss this place. The views upon arrival are beautiful and the cave tasting was so elegant yet in no way pretentious or stiff. Our tasting was led by...More

Thank stephanie13692017
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I heard about this winery from a friend. She was right about the amazing wine and company. Mr. Caldwell was so friendly and had great stories about how the winery started. This winery is a must stop you won't be disappointed!

Thank Lisa Marie E
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Corine M
17 July 2017|
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Response from Broy106 | Reviewed this property |
We drove when we were there, but there is limited parking and I would think Uber would be an easy option...
3 April 2015|
Response from SherriLR | Reviewed this property |
If they have an opening, you may still be able to get in. I'd call - they do not do walk-ins. John and his wife are fun, wonderful people! 707.255.1294 - phone number

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