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Swanson Vineyards Salon

1271 Manley Lane, Rutherford, CA 94573
+1 707-754-4018
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Charming, intimate space with equally charming staff!

Right off the beaten path and tucked in the vineyards is this little gem of a winery. The decor is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tara D
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Los Angeles, California
Do not miss when in Napa

We read the reviews and decided to book a tasting and so glad we did. Great atmosphere, frienfly... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Mindy R
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1271 Manley Lane, Rutherford, CA 94573
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Right off the beaten path and tucked in the vineyards is this little gem of a winery. The decor is eclectic and charming, and the atmosphere is welcoming and laid back unlike a lot of the Napa wineries which come off pretentious or snobby (often...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We read the reviews and decided to book a tasting and so glad we did. Great atmosphere, frienfly hosts and wonderful pairings. We bought bottles to bring home!

Thank Mindy R
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

There are 400 wineries in Napa Valley and one simply doesn't have the time for all of that. So how does one prioritize? Well, if you can snag one of the 2:30 pm appointments with Sarah Dennis (Salonnier) you will always feel glad you did....More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

what an amazing hidden gem. such a beautiful winery, you will feel like you stepped in to another world with its beautifully decorated show room. grounds are beautiful and wine is fabulous.

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We have been legacy members for several years now and while ownership has changed, our experiences have always been pleasant and fun. We invited other friends, 2 growers and 1 in marketing and all 3 were impressed. Our thanks to Katie and team for accommodating...More

Thank Nick T
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Swanson Vineyards for a tasting yesterday. This small production winery is located on a small road off of Rt 29. Incredibly friendly and knowledgeable staff who made our visit a pleasure. They offer either the Salon which includes wine and food pairings...More

Thank Michael A
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Reserved for 8 in the Salon. It's an intimate tasting. Paired with some food and "Skip" was great. It was a close group of friends and he poured wine, explained what we were tasting and was a fantastic host. If you have more than 5...More

Thank Ryan T
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had loved Swanson for their elegant tasting experience, good wines, friendly staff and overall cool vibe. Sadly, none of that is true now. In the last year, the Swason family has sold the vineyard to another company and its lost its soul. We went...More

1  Thank Scott M
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

What a fantastic experience! We did the Salon tasting at Swanson and it was one of our best experiences in Napa. Our host was incredible, full of advice for the rest of the trip, knowledge on wine production and all with a great sense of...More

Thank Phil A
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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were finishing off a day of winery visits and went to Swanson at the recommendation of our driver for the day. Can't say enough about our very mellow but informative visit - wines are delicious and we were thrilled to spend...More

Thank Rachel A
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