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Martinelli Winery & Vineyards

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Annual Wine Group

We have an annual wine trip to the Healdsburg area every January/February that we have been... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Friendly Tasting Room

We went to Martinelli because I wanted to try some of their wines while we were in the Russian... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
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  • Average22%
  • Poor1%
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The Martinelli Winery is a family - owned and operated winery located in Sonoma County's Russian River Valley specializing in Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Syrah and Zinfandel wines. The Martinelli family has been growing grapes in the Russian River...more
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3360 River Rd, Windsor, CA 95492-9671
+1 707-525-0570
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

We have an annual wine trip to the Healdsburg area every January/February that we have been attending for 19 years. Our leader selects 4-5 wineries we visit on Saturday and on Sunday a large contingent will share breakfast and visit a couple more in smaller...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

This winery has a lot of history and inside the tasting room they provide that to the guests, which is nice compared to other wineries. The wines are pretty good, a little higher priced than other at the same level. The one biggest disappointment is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank B L
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We went to Martinelli because I wanted to try some of their wines while we were in the Russian River area. The tasting room is not enormous like some of the large wineries but is very comfortable. The woman serving our tastings provided a lot...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ColoradoHat
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We were actually looking for another Vineyard when we saw the Martinelli Vineyards. Their vines looked so healthy and beautiful, larger than most of the vines at the other Vineyards, and their entrance was lovely so we decided to pull in. We thought that maybe...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We were immediately and warmly greeted by Judy upon arrival. She educated us on the various tastings we were about to embark on and the rest is history. We not only ordered several wines to be shipped but conversed about the history of Martinelli’s and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RJB1215
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Truly enjoyable tasting room. The staff was very nice, overall this place seems to be a hidden gem as there was almost no one here. The place is attractive and the wines have enough variety to surely appeal to everyone.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ADKtraveller
Martinelli V, Manager at Martinelli Winery & Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you! We are happy to hear you had a great time and look forward to seeing you the next time you are in the Russian River Valley.

Reviewed 23 May 2018

I wonder how many people pass this place, thinking it's all about sparkling cider (which I love, too!) This is one of the best kept secrets in Sonoma-wonderful tasting room employees with vintage photos of the history, beautiful site, great wines! I was so thrilled...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank foodnut003
Martinelli V, Manager at Martinelli Winery & Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you so much for making a stop and discovering our winery! While we are not related to the Martinelli Family who produces cider we are proud to share our estate grown Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Syrah and Zinfandel wines from our family's vineyards in Sonoma...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Martinelli Winery & Vineyards is a true undiscovered gem in the heart of the Russian River Valley just north of Santa Rosa right off Highway 101's River Road exit. Just a slight left turn a couple of miles down the road and you'll notice the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank jalfong
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This has been our favorite winery since our 1st of many visits beginning in 1993. Martinelli has incredible Pinot Noir, Sarah, Chardonnay and my favorite varietal, Zinfandel, all of which are sourced from their own vineyards located in several several different areas of Sonoma County....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Kurts_Gang
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

First winery we stopped at on this trip. To be honest it was our first time to try their product, they were not ones that we would purchase. That said, the tasting fee was very reasonable and the staff was superb. The tasting room was...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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