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Grgich Hills Estate

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Grgich Hills Estate is an iconic Napa Valley winery, consistently producing world-class wines. Vintner Hall of Fame inductee Miljenko "Mike" Grgich first earned world-wide recognition when the Chardonnay he crafted won the 1976 Paris Tasting...more
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1829 St. Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA 94573
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent wine tasting experience at Grgich Hills! We had made an appointment to we had our own room. Toni was pouring and was very knowledgeable about the wines and had a great personality. She gave us some space and checked on us...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time enjoying the tour guide and the vineyards. It was informative and fun to walk and taste several blends. Great gift shop and don’t forget to bring your cameras for nice sunset pictures.

Date of experience: January 2019
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MadisonS614, Manager at Grgich Hills Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We appreciate the kind words! Thank you for visiting the winery. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome chardonnay and cabernet. I stop two time and I ‘am thinking to join the wine club. The staff are very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TonyTiger19
MadisonS614, Manager at Grgich Hills Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for visiting!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are wine club members for a reason - exceptional whites and reds. Ask for Toni in the Tasting Room. She gave us a personalized guided tasting tour! Her knowledge of the winery & Mike Grgich’s history enhanced the tasting experience.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Karen A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gustavo was AMAZING! So knowledgeable in the winery and great personality and humor to keep the group engaged! Definitely recommend going!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Joannalaw302
MadisonS614, Manager at Grgich Hills Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for visiting! We will share your kind words with Gustavo. Cheers!

Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

Great wine and great guy taking care of us!! Knew the wines and the history. Kept us interested and entertained!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AliceVWhite
Reviewed 28 December 2018

Great tasting room Toni did a wonderful job. I am a big fan for many years of Mike Grgich and his exceptional wines. I always stop here when in Napa. No appointment needed stop in and bring a picnic lunch to have in the garden.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cliff C
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went on the wine and cheese pairing tour with Brandon. Brandon really made the experience what it was. We are not wine experts at all but left with a lot more knowledge and appreciation of wines as he patiently and engagingly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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MadisonS614, Manager at Grgich Hills Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Hi Ameera, Thank you! I'll pass along your review to Brandon and the team. Thank you for taking the time to give such a kind and thoughtful review. Cheers, Madison

Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Our server Ryan did an amazing job. Greatly appreciated. Solid wines got to try library wines. Always impressed with the quality of these wines year after year.

Date of experience: November 2018
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MadisonS614, Manager at Grgich Hills Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Hello, We will pass along your review to Ryan. Thank you! Cheers, Madison

Reviewed 14 November 2018

Went to Grgich Hills to taste wine/ learn about wine instead, got lectured and criticized. We had been driving by Grgich and went online and notice that we did not need reservations so we decided to stop by. We had been wine tasting for 3...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MadisonS614, Manager at Grgich Hills Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Hello, First, I want to apologize for having anything other than a fantastic experience at our winery. Our guests are our number one priority and everyone should leave feeling like a part of the family. Your feedback is appreciated and I will share this with...More

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GuzzieGurl
3 September 2016|
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Response from jaye116 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed there a little over an hour. Tasting the wines and learning of Mike Grgich history in Bottle Shock ( beating all French wines in blind taste test 20+ years ago !) Hope you enjoy!
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marcia1038
30 September 2015|
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Response from Rebecca R | Property representative |
Sorry but we are not allowed to sell food as part of our permit. We do offer wine and cheese pairings as part of an educational seminar. Call us at the winery @707-963-2784 for more details.
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Susan G
10 August 2015|
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Response from Sallad13 | Reviewed this property |
I did not have the opportunity to visit. Will try next time I am in the Napa area.
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