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Tremendous wine experience

We just got a note from our friends Dave and Sara at Bells Up Winery that people may not know about... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
rsimandl
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Hartland, Wisconsin
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Small winery, personal attention

If you are visiting the Willamette Valley, you should make an appointment at Bellsup for a tasting... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
skopi
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Cincinnati, OH
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Micro-boutique, un-domaine and always open by appointment, Bells Up Winery composes handcrafted, classically-styled Oregon Pinot Noir with grapes sourced primarily from micro-growers located on the northern side of the Willamette Valley. As one of...more
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27895 NE Bell Rd, Newberg, OR 97132-6683
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

We just got a note from our friends Dave and Sara at Bells Up Winery that people may not know about them!? While I would just presume Dave is wrong, that makes Sara right, I want to be sure they are both wrong! This winery...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rsimandl
BellsUpWinery, Public Relations Manager at Bells Up Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Dave is ALWAYS wrong! He just never admits it--even after 17 years of marriage. :) Thank you both for taking the time to share your experience with the world. We do truly appreciate it and it was a delight to meet you both. We're thrilled...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

If you are visiting the Willamette Valley, you should make an appointment at Bellsup for a tasting. Dave makes great pinot noirs, pinot blancs, and syrahs but it's the interactions with Dave and Sara which make it special. They are always willing to discuss the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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BellsUpWinery, Public Relations Manager at Bells Up Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind feedback and for taking the time to leave a review. We really appreciate it and look forward to hosting you here again soon! Cheers, Sara & Dave

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

As part of my daughters wedding day she wanted to do a wine tasting. She settled on Bells Up and it was a great choice. David and Sara were wonderful hosts who made the event special. 12 of us sat enjoyed their wines and stories....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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BellsUpWinery, Public Relations Manager at Bells Up Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you so very much for your kind words. It was an honor to host Madeline and Andy after their wedding and brunch for a wine tasting. We absolutely loved hanging out with you and the rest of their family and friends on such a...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

This was a delightful little gem that we will return to one day. David and Sarah were very welcoming when we arrived for our private tasting. The wines of Bells Up Winery are now in our repertoire when ordering superb wines. Thank you and Encore!More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Margaret R
BellsUpWinery, Public Relations Manager at Bells Up Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

We are so humbled by your high praise and kind words. It was a delight to share the wines and tasting experience with you and we are thrilled to be "on repeat" in your wine cellar expansion. Looking forward to seeing you again for an...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Had an opportunity to have a private wine tasting experience and hang with Dave, the owner, of Bells Up Winery. The wine was great, but even more fun was the chance to talk with Dave about how a tax attorney from Ohio becomes a wine...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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BellsUpWinery, Public Relations Manager at Bells Up Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

You are so kind for taking the time to leave such a lovely, thoughtful review. Yes, Dave loves to discuss his experience as a "recovering attorney." :) We're so glad you enjoyed yourself and look forward to seeing you for another private tasting experience again...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of wine tasting on our recent vacation in July at Bells Up. So much fun and the owner/ winemaker was terrific. A newer winery that I hope continues to do well!More

Date of experience: July 2018
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BellsUpWinery, Public Relations Manager at Bells Up Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you, thank you, thank you for your kind words and for taking the time to share your experience with us. We absolutely hope to see you again soon, and can't wait to share the newest releases with you this fall and next spring! Cheers,...More

Reviewed 28 June 2018

When we drove up we were speechless..the vines, the house, the flowers; as if stepping into another world! Dave made us truly feel his passion for wine making and touched our hearts with his stories. We sat on the balcony in the breeze, gazing at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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BellsUpWinery, Public Relations Manager at Bells Up Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Thank you so very much for your very kind words and praise about the experience and the property! June is definitely one of the most beautiful times of the year to visit our place and we are delighted that you enjoyed your time with Dave....More

Reviewed 20 June 2018

This winery is by appointment only. The owner Dave greeted me and explained his wines and past and how he came to grow grapes and produce wine here in Oregon. He treated me to tastings of his wines which were all delicious. I ended up...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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BellsUpWinery, Public Relations Manager at Bells Up Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

THANK YOU so much for your warm words and thoughtful review. We truly appreciate the opportunity to share our wines with you, and are delighted that they have arrived at your doorstep. Your kind feedback is tremendously appreciated, and we sincerely hope to see you...More

Reviewed 13 June 2018

"Off the beaten path", "micro boutique", "vineyard views", "educational", "show stopping hospitality", shoot, the Specters have this all wrapped around their little pinkies. Husband and wife team have created a show stopping estate winery looking over the valley with award winning wine. Bells Up Winery...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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BellsUpWinery, Public Relations Manager at Bells Up Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you, thank you, thank you for your thoughtful review and high praise. We're glad our approach to wine tastings resonates with you—your description is exactly the experience we strive to deliver to every guest. Looking forward to seeing you again soon! Cheers, Dave &...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018

We really had a wonderful experience at Bells Up. The wines were great, the hospitality and view were just as good. Wine is meant to be a shared experience, and my wife and I truly enjoyed Dave's company and all the effort we puts into...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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BellsUpWinery, Public Relations Manager at Bells Up Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your tasting here with Dave, and honored that we are your latest club addition! Looking forward to your next visit to the Willamette Valley and being your first stop. :) Thank you for taking the time to...More

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