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Cartecay Vineyards

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Address: 5704 Clear Creek Rd, Ellijay, GA 30536-8031
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+1 706-698-9463
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Sun 12:30 - 17:30
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Return Trip to Lovely Setting!!!

We have been back several times since my last review. I am writing again because the quality of the venue and entertainment continues. This is a wonderful, quiet, peaceful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CondosOnTheBeach
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Atlanta,GA
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Atlanta,GA
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131 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been back several times since my last review. I am writing again because the quality of the venue and entertainment continues. This is a wonderful, quiet, peaceful setting for a vineyard and a tasting outing. This small winery is working really hard to produce solid rose and red wines! We had a wonderful outing with family and our... More 

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Englewood, Florida
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103 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had reserved a cottage in Ellijay, Georgia, which amazingly coincided with the Wine Highway Weekend event. Cartecay Vineyards is a member of the Georgia Wine Association, and was listed on the tour. It was a fun place to visit, and the staff was knowledgeable regarding individuals different tastes. Not sure what the normal cost is for... More 

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Winder, Georgia
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the Chimney Noel wine. Great atmosphere. We sat outside and listening to the live music, got a cheese tray and did a wine tasting. Overall great, laid back atmosphere. Employees are friendly and very accommodating. We will be back in three weeks. This is going to be a new weekend a month thing for us thru the fall. Wish... More 

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Thank Apasara L
CartecayVineyards, Owner at Cartecay Vineyards, responded to this review

Apasara, Thank you for coming to visit, and we are glad that you found us. I'm happy to hear you liked the Chimney Noel, but please be aware it is a seasonal wine and we only have about 10 cases left. But, don't fret, we will have some more around Thanksgiving. Thank you for all the nice compliments and I... More 

Dayton, Ohio
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42 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of my favorites. This is the second time I visited here and was so thankful to return. Great wine - fun atmosphere and great wine!

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Thank EaMcJohn
CartecayVineyards, Owner at Cartecay Vineyards, responded to this review

EaMcJohn, Thank you for the great comments. I'm glad that your second visit was just as good as your first, and we hope to see you again for a 3rd, 4th, etc. visit. I will be sure and pass the compliments on to our staff, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Larry Lykins Owner/Operator More 

Kennesaw, Georgia
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61 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for a wine tasting. The woman behind the counter was very friendly. She told us some of the history of the vineyard and property. They had a few sweet wines. The peach slushie was delicious. The woman also recommended we stop at the Farm Store down the road since our kids love animals. There was a couch... More 

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Thank Wall17_10
CartecayVineyards, Owner at Cartecay Vineyards, responded to this review

Wall17_10, Thank you for visiting with us and we are glad to hear that you enjoyed our wines and peach slushies. Thank you for commenting on our staff, we strive to provide great customer service. I will be sure to pass your comments on to our staff. Thank you again for visiting and we hope to see you again soon,... More 

Huntsville, Alabama
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped in as we was passing thru on our way to Helen. This was our first vineyard stop of our trip. The Cabernet Sauvignon was phenomenal! I'm glad I grabbed a bottle because I didn't find any in the area that was better! Very cute tasting room. Enjoyed our visit.

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Thank Love Camping L
CartecayVineyards, Owner at Cartecay Vineyards, responded to this review

Love Camping, Thank you for visiting with us and taking time to review us. Our Tasting Barn, as well as our Chimney, is a circa 1890 structure that we rehabbed. I'm glad you liked it. I'm happy to hear that you liked our Cab. Sauv., it is a very difficult grape to grow here in GA and your good review... More 

Chattanooga, Tennessee
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Love this place! It's beautiful and the wine is varied and very enjoyable. Staff is very friendly and they even had blocks to keep our toddler entertained!

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Thank Jennifer M
CartecayVineyards, Owner at Cartecay Vineyards, responded to this review

Jennifer, I love that you came to visit us and took the time to review us. We think it is a unique and beautiful place as well, and thank you for saying so. Our goal is to provide a variety of wines with the hopes that everyone who visits us will at least find one wine, hopefully more, that they... More 

Spanish Fort, Alabama
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31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I was excited to visit the Vinyard and try out a local wine. I was a little disappointed by the tasting. Information was scarce other than the paper describing the wines and there were quite a few flies in the small tasting area. The wine IS good and I did purchase a few bottles though......

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CartecayVineyards, Owner at Cartecay Vineyards, responded to this review

Marianne, Thank you for visiting with us and taking time to let us know your thoughts. I'm glad that you liked our wine, and I'm sorry you did not get a better description of our wines from our staff. We strive to provide great customer service and part of that service is answering questions and explaining our wines. I will... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on a whim as we were passing thru Ellijay and we were pleasantly surprised at the warm and inviting little cabin we encountered on the vineyard. The young lady assistant us was very knowledgeable and friendly and the wines were delicious. If you like sweet as candy wine, go with Chimney Noel in winter (seasonal) or sort... More 

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Thank Chari P
CartecayVineyards, Owner at Cartecay Vineyards, responded to this review

Chari, I'm glad that you decided to stop in and visit with us recently. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed our wines, and even more so that you were well served by our staff. I will make sure to pass along the compliment. Thank you for taking the time to review us and we hope to see you again... More 

florida
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204 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The tasting room is small and had one employee. She was pretty busy trying to keep up with 3 couples at one time. I think it's pricey at $10 for 5 tastings and a small glass. The Sassy Sisters is what we settled on.

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Thank travelgrlFlorida
CartecayVineyards, Owner at Cartecay Vineyards, responded to this review

TravelgrFlordia, Thank you for visiting us and we hope you had a nice visit with us and the rest of Ellijay. I'm are sorry that we were not able to serve you better. October is a busy time of the year for us and we do our best to try and anticipate customer traffic, which is usually slower on the... More 

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