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Sunce Winery

1839 Olivet Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95401-3816
+1 707-526-9463
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Small winery with the big wines.

A small, family run estate by Frane and Janae Franicević we just had a pleasure to meet last week... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Christopher J
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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This was the last of 21 wineries on our wine tour for the week. It is a small winery with a great... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Arlington, Virginia
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1839 Olivet Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95401-3816
+1 707-526-9463

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A small, family run estate by Frane and Janae Franicević we just had a pleasure to meet last week. The harvest event at the winery is always super special to celebrate a hard work throughout the season. We had this incredible opportunity to taste the...More

Thank Christopher J
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This was the last of 21 wineries on our wine tour for the week. It is a small winery with a great feel. The wines are well-priced and they have a very customer-focused wine club. Anita and Matt made sure we were able to taste...More

Thank DCViking
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The main venue is on Olivet which is quaint and "down-home" The second venue is in Kenwood in the old Smothers Brothers building. I've had wines there that I have never tasted before like Tannat. Members can even have the opportunity to help with the...More

Thank Claudine S
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Our group of 4 tasted 18 wines, with none tasting like each other. Caring and engaging hosts (Laura & Christi?), with a brief visit by the wine maker at the end of the day. So many favorites; could easily have ordered 3 mixed cases. Well...More

Thank djlund999
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I have been a member of Sunce WIne Club for over 10 years. Frane makes some amazing wines. I have nicknamed him "The Mechanic" as he will make any wine and he makes it very well. Wines in general can be subjective to what you...More

Thank 867f309
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Stopped at this tasting room on the way up Hwy 12 and we are certainly glad we did. The variety of wines were surprising and everyone we sampled were wonderful. Well worth our time.

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This place has some wines that are very bold and other that have less bite to them. You will most likely find something here that you like. The prices are reasonable, but not cheap.

Thank DesertCreatures
Reviewed 5 December 2016

So, are there better wines out there than Sunce... sure, probably (it is so subjective). Thing is I can go to a number specialty wine stores right here in good ole Minnesota and buy fantastic wines if that is my aim. What I can't do...More

1  Thank Frank M
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Wine tasting at Sunce winery how tastings were conducted years ago, before so many local wineries were sold to big conglomerates. There is a large choice of good wines to try and it's still free. The staff is very congenial and they make you feel...More

Thank esking
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here with our two kids. We met the wine maker in the tasting room (that was free by the way) and sampled some of the wines. Our kids were happily playing with the owners dog, as well as some of the outdoor games...More

Thank Jeff M
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