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August Briggs Winery

1307 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga, CA 94515-1701
+1 707-942-4912
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Average wine for Napa/Sonoma

Tasting room is located in downtown Calistoga. Last year they had very good pinot noir and... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2015
David from La Palma
La Palma, CA
Awesome, awesome, awesome!!!

This was our first winery to visit on our Napa trip. We received a 2 for 1 tasting brochure from... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2015
Dallas, Texas
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We are a small employee owned winery. We were established in 1995. We make ~15 small lot wines a year - from Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay to Petite Sirah, Zin., and Cab. Sauv.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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1307 Lincoln Ave, Calistoga, CA 94515-1701
+1 707-942-4912

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Reviewed 9 February 2015

Tasting room is located in downtown Calistoga. Last year they had very good pinot noir and cabernet sauvignon. This year the 2012 Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir for $38 was just average. Sold out of their cabernet sauvignon. Tasting fee was waived with a purchase of...More

Thank David from La Palma
Reviewed 17 January 2015

This was our first winery to visit on our Napa trip. We received a 2 for 1 tasting brochure from the chamber of commerce when we arrived in town so we thought "what the heck, let's go". We are so thankful that we did. Upon...More

Thank TexasAggie_02
Reviewed 19 October 2013

This is a most pleasant wine tasting room in Calistoga and though I honestly didn't care for any of their wines compared to the many others we visited? The guy who hosted us was knowledgeable and most pleasant. Would I go back? No. Glad I...More

Thank MsBunny2011
Reviewed 11 October 2013 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tasting, and learned so much about the wines and the Calistoga area from Megan. We were so impressed by the quality of the wines, especially the Charbono, that we joined their wine club.

1  Thank mariposaanne
Reviewed 13 February 2013

The tasting room is at the end of the main road in Calistoga, you cant miss it. Its a smaller place with three bars for tasting, all in the same room. Their dog would greet you when you walked in which was kind of nice....More

1  Thank seeGarzz
Reviewed 7 May 2012

This is a great tasting room with friendly and engaging staff. The wine selection is good and the tasting guide very helpful, but the whole experience is made so much more homely by the attentions of Kiefer the dog.

2  Thank FatBoyJimUK
Reviewed 18 February 2012

Excellent wines, friendly tasting room. If you go give Kiefer a pet for us, he's a rad tasting room dog with a good rescue story.

2  Thank Jen B
Reviewed 4 January 2012

Its as simple as this: I signed up for my first wine club. Yum.

1  Thank Carla S
Reviewed 24 August 2011

It is just a tasting, no tour, it is $5.00 if you don;t buy. The wine was the best we tasted out of 4 local wineries

1  Thank rxtennis
Reviewed 14 June 2011

My husband and I visited several years ago on a trip to Napa. We found this winery accidentally as we were leisurely making our way through an afternoon of wine tasting. We were extremely impressed by the service. We were invited for a barrel tasting...More

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