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Caldwell Winery

169 Kreuzer Ln, Napa, CA 94559-3604
+1 707-255-1294
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John and Joy Caldwell are the best

You must visit the tasting room in the Cave with JFC. He'll blow you away with his smuggling story... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Antonio, Texas
via mobile
What fun and very educational

Had the pleasure to visit this winery on a recent visit to the area and can not say enough kind... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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169 Kreuzer Ln, Napa, CA 94559-3604
+1 707-255-1294
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You must visit the tasting room in the Cave with JFC. He'll blow you away with his smuggling story and incredible charm. Must Must Must do!!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure to visit this winery on a recent visit to the area and can not say enough kind things to express what a good time we had and the great things we learned about wine from winery director Bryan AND the owner John...More

Thank Broy106
Reviewed 22 May 2017

John Caldwell is a Napa legend having smuggled French root stock from Canada into his vineyards. Thirty years later he is still producing superb wines from these vines. John is a true cowboy (Napa style). He has an outsized personality, colorful language, a great sense...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I had the pleasure to go here two times on my visit. The last time I met John Caldwell. He is charming and very interesting to listen to. The wine is wonderful and I ended up ordering some and shipping it home. The grounds on...More

Thank T P
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We visited Caldwell winery on our last day in Napa and I am so glad we didn't miss this place. The views upon arrival are beautiful and the cave tasting was so elegant yet in no way pretentious or stiff. Our tasting was led by...More

Thank stephanie13692017
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I heard about this winery from a friend. She was right about the amazing wine and company. Mr. Caldwell was so friendly and had great stories about how the winery started. This winery is a must stop you won't be disappointed!

Thank Lisa Marie E
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This was one of our best visits in the valley. We've been to Napa about 10 times (would be more if we lived closer). John Caldwell greeted us in a cave for a sitdown tasting and talk. Great history, great wine, great spread of cheese,...More

1  Thank amylpaul
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The cave is immaculate and the experience was such that not only did I buy wine there, I joined their SOS program because I wanted to be guaranteed I could get their Cab Fanc. If you haven't been, find a way to get in!

1  Thank DavilaDC
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We had the pleasure of staying at the guest cottage at Caldwell Winery. It was charming, warm, comfortable and exquisitely decorated. We enjoyed getting to know Joy Caldwell who has a knack for style and is a fabulous hostess. Our tour of the winery was...More

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Upon arrival, Brian met us, had pictures with us, took us on a tour of the winery and then entertained us with stories of John Caldwell's youthful adventures while we enjoyed the tasting to include cold plates of lite bites. We all had such a...More

Thank 2fridad
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Hi, I just discovered this winery when researching Napa wineries. My name is Susan Trepp Lachtman and I've know John Caldwell since I was 12 years old. Intact, John went to Europe with my father Leo Trepp. I haven't seen him for 40 plus years so you can imagine my delight when I read about his winery. My husband and I would like to come to the winery this Saturday. Do we need a reservation? Will John be there? I'd love to see him.
3 April 2015|
Response from SherriLR | Reviewed this property |
If they have an opening, you may still be able to get in. I'd call - they do not do walk-ins. John and his wife are fun, wonderful people! 707.255.1294 - phone number