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Cougar Vineyard & Winery

39870 De Portola Rd, Temecula, CA 92592
+1 951-491-0825
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Beautiful views and great food

Beautiful views with a Board Head Deli on site. The pizza is delicious and the wines are great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Samantha T
via mobile
Great live music venue

Visited this winery in June with family. The wine was good and the live music was spectacular. This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stacy S
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We specialize in 100% Estate Italian varietals. All our wines are produced at the winery. We currently farm approximately 17 family acres. Join us next time you go to Temecula wine tasting for some of the best selection of Italian varietals around.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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39870 De Portola Rd, Temecula, CA 92592
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful views with a Board Head Deli on site. The pizza is delicious and the wines are great. Italian style varietals and 100% estate grown. Definitely need to visit and take a seat on the wooden Adirondack chairs!

Thank Samantha T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this winery in June with family. The wine was good and the live music was spectacular. This is a great place to relax and hang out as they have plenty of seating. We shared a cheese plate, which was good and included nuts, dried...More

Thank Stacy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great wine, food, and a beautiful place. Such good service, we enjoyed are stop there on our wine tour.

Thank Trina1mh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for a smaller, off the beaten path winery. We saw a few positive reviews for Cougar Vineyard and thought it would be a nice stop. Glad we stopped! Great selection of wines. They serve beer...for those of us who don't drink wine...More

Thank Pete R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for a quick lunch at Sangio's Deli in Cougar Winery. They serve Boar's Head products, so the materials are of high quality. The preparation was quick and competent. My wife and I shared a cuban panini and a very good cold classic...More

Thank sflambert
Cougar W, Owner at Cougar Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good morning sflambert, Thank you for the very kind review! Our deli is all Cougar employees so I'm glad that the winery and deli met or beat your expectations. I hope that you'll visit us again and often. Have a great rest of your weekend....More

Reviewed 3 September 2017

We had about an hour with tasting and food/wine pairing. The staff was friendly and informative. Hard to hear the speaker in a large room when they described the vintages. It was enjoyable and the wine was good, but not great.

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A small place, small prices, and big views with great atmosphere. Sandwiches were fresh and rightly priced. Serving staff were all excellent. Will come back again.

Thank SW D
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Went here with my wife and another couple and had a great time. Can't say the wines were all that great though the are a little more affordable than other places in Temecula. The staff was also very friendly, had a big tasting room, and...More

Thank matt v
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Some of the best reds in Temecula. They have a nice seating / picnic area outside, but if it's cool, there is lots of space inside too. It's a great place to get a glass (free for club members), find a nice seat and enjoy...More

Thank Susieqa
Reviewed 14 May 2017

My sister and brother-in-law have stopped at this winery during the past visits to Temecula. They promised that it would be worth the stop. I loved the small vineyard feel as well as several of the wines. I did not feel rushed during our wine...More

Thank Jill B
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