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Our family (myself, my husband, and our 2 sons--12 and 2 years old) just visited Folktale. It was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amanda W
Mandeville, Louisiana
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Could have sat here for hours....what an amazing way to spend an afternoon, soooo relaxing and such... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Visalia, California
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“cheese board”(6 reviews)
“barrel room”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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8940 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93923-9577
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family (myself, my husband, and our 2 sons--12 and 2 years old) just visited Folktale. It was incredible. The tour is a must. Our guide, Ellis, was fantastic and you could tell she really loved her job. She was very informative, and knew a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Could have sat here for hours....what an amazing way to spend an afternoon, soooo relaxing and such a fabulous way to taste wine. Customer service was the BEST!!! Took home six bottles of wine, a MUST stop if you are in the Carmel Valley

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TeamMoccio86
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I came here from a cruise excursion. There are many acres of land filled with grapevines and buildings. Everything is done on the property from planting the grapes to selling the wine. They have some beautiful rooms and gardens where they host many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 392KarenT
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We were welcomed to the wine patio with complimentary glasses of brut bubbles. When a gust of wind knocked one of our glasses over, breaking it, the servers couldn’t have been nicer about it. We shared a tasting flight (6 pours), a full glass, and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Angellocks84
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The patio and grounds are lovely and worth a quick stop. We did a tour and that was so-so, it was more like a tour if you potentially wanted to rent the place. Which it does have several areas that you can rent and I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Great patio area to enjoy the great CA weather. Wine is pretty good. Not comparable to Sonoma/Napa, but nice. Food menu looked good, but we had just had lunch.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Folktale is a winery that makes outstanding wines but doesn't take itself too seriously. Their Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays are first rate but so is their Grenache Blanc, Syrah and a host of others on their tasting menu. Speaking of menus, the food available is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 831ord
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Attended a Rose and BBQ Summer Event at the winery and really enjoyed the whole vibe of this place from the property to the people. Nice outdoor seating, live music, flatbread pizza and light food options.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Matt F
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Very cool beautiful atmosphere hip young fun folks !!! Small plates lots of good wind great music venue perfect don’t miss it

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jana B
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I really like this place. I’ve been to a couple of their events including ‘dine in the vine’ music evenings, etc and have really enjoyed them. This time I was disappointed as the chef couldn’t see his way to letting us have a mixed cheese...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Laura D
13 July 2018|
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Response from greenham01 | Reviewed this property |
No particular dress code that I can recall, was 'enforced'. We were quite casual, jeans/slacks & Tshirts. I saw visitors with shorts, couples with dogs, all in a casual relaxed environment, lounging on chairs outside... More
5 March 2017|
Response from 3CatMom | Reviewed this property |
I would ask the winery directly. I'm just a user of TripAdvisor who posted a review. In any case, I hope you have fun.