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Nicholson Ranch

4200 Napa Rd, Sonoma, CA 95476-2800
+1 707-938-8822
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“tasting room” (20 reviews)
“cave tour” (9 reviews)
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4200 Napa Rd, Sonoma, CA 95476-2800
+1 707-938-8822
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Solid wines, nice cave tour, friendly staff and great grounds. A worthwhile stop. Plan to spend at least 1-1.5 hours here due to the length of the tour!

1  Thank Tiffany P
Reviewed 5 May 2017

When we arrived we were the only people here, (early in the morning) we were met by a happy member of the winery staff named "Beard". He provided samples of his Chardonnay and Pinot Noir which were excellent. But he went over and above by...More

Thank Brian5793
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The scenery at this vineyard is PERFECT. It was a dream!! I could of spent the whole day just sitting there and taking it in. They are known for their chardonnay which I am not a huge fan of, but still enjoyed my visit here....More

Thank manduh171
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I used to come here a few times per year to wine taste then buy bottle of wine to drink while picnicking at their tables. This time the manager said they will no longer sell you a bottle of wine. You have to pay 40...More

1  Thank Susan C
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I wish we had more time at this hidden gem! From the moment we got there we knew it was going to be great wine. It was a smaller winery than most in the region but was honestly the best out of the three we...More

Thank Dani-and-Matt-au
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Love the wine, love the view. Small ranch but you need to go here. The house has amazing arquitecture. Don't miss it!

Thank Rut S
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We did a tasting at Nicholson Ranch on a recent visit to California. The staff was very friendly and gave us some information about the history of the winery. It has a beautiful outdoor patio if you wish to visit for a while. The wines...More

Thank jillianjh
Reviewed 3 April 2017

One of our many stops in wine country. It is a smaller place, but nice. The wine was so good we ordered some. Clean, incredible views. The tasting was nice as well. Not rushed, friendly server. If you are in the area, stop by...

Thank WG98
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time at Nicholson. We got here early in the day and it was our favorite place. Ray "taught us a ton about wine and gave us a bunch of great recommendations of places to go throughout Sonoma and Napa. We are...More

1  Thank pddorja725
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

A favorite!! Have loved the wines - best Chardonnay in wine country and the view, well, spectacular!

Thank Cynthia Z
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Response from Jerry L | Reviewed this property |
We were on a tour (just 4 or us) and the operator just took us there. But this was in January, so not crowded either. A call ahead is probably smart if you want to take the tour, which was interesting and educational. And... More