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849 Zinfandel Ln, St. Helena, CA 94574-1645
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Finding a winery that caters to everyone in the family is hard and while lots is written about Castello di Amorosa and Sterling, Raymond was recommended by locals as being even better. And it was. Everything you would see during a normal winery visit is...More

3  Thank David P
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 September 2012 via mobile

We toured this winery from the wine train. It was so disappointing. The girl that took us on a tour walked us through the vegetable garden and then took us to see chickens and goats and some creepy shrine to the owners dog. We were...More

5  Thank 6GRTKDS
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made reservations here for the barrel tasting. The main tasting room features loud music and neon lights (some will love it, but not to my taste), and the barrel tasting was in a quieter back room with a table laid over 3 barrels of...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Raymond is a FUN winery - so not your typical winery experience, which puts it on the MUST visit list. We visited as part of the Collective Tour with the Napa Valley Wine Train, and it was our last stop of the day. The winery...More

Thank kwagmeister
Michelle S, Guest Relations Manager at Raymond Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear kwagmeister, Thank you for reaching out on your lovely experience you had with us. We are truly impressed you remembered so much! The history is important to us and keeping that alive daily is our goal. We love that you had the chance to...More

Reviewed 21 September 2018

We did the wine maker for day event. We had such a great time, learned a bunch, tasted super wine, made great wine and even bought a case of what we made. Fun, Fun, Fun.More

Thank vic0p69
Michelle S, Guest Relations Manager at Raymond Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear vic0p69, Thank you so kindly for sharing this! We are pleased to hear your experience was wonderful. Wine Maker For A Day really is amazing. You do learn so much about the art of wine making all the while getting to make your own...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This is an awesome winery. I am impressed with their old school do-no-harm method of growing grapes and making wine. Our guide was Moss and he is quite the character. He loves wine, the winery and people. He made everyone feel welcome and at home....More

1  Thank Teresa M
Michelle S, Guest Relations Manager at Raymond Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Teresa, Wow! We are so excited to hear about your experience with us. You truly nailed it! We are incredibly proud of our Biodynamic farming practices and cherish the land. We would agree that Moss is fantastic, never a dull moment with him. Please...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

We had a great time at Raymond Vineyards. 1. Enjoyed the "sniff" hallway. It was fun to smell the different scents and try to guess what they were and how they would play out in the wine. 2. Loved the brief tour with crazy decorations...More

Thank TMJVA
Michelle S, Guest Relations Manager at Raymond Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear TM JVA, Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts on your visit with us. We are so happy to hear you had such a nice time with us. Please do come see us again, soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped at Raymond for a wine tasting in their crystal cellar. It’s beautiful and quirky...something out of Moulon Rouge (we found out that the owner of Raymond is French). The wine was incredible but the service from a woman named Maha was even more...More

Thank kwork719
Michelle M, Guest Relations Manager at Raymond Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Dear KWORK719, Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We are so excited to hear you had such a lovely time! We all agree that Maha is amazing and we made sure to remind her of this. Please do come back soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Wine tasting with not a lot to taste cause too busy marketing other things they do for touring groups. Wine not bad but not exceptional. Overall disappointed.Skip

Thank Pistolepeete
Michelle M, Guest Relations Manager at Raymond Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Dear Pistolepeete, Thank you for sharing your thoughts and feedback. This is incredibly important to us and we appreciate your honesty. We hope you would find your way back to us to hopefully explore other experiences we have to offer. Kind regards, Raymond Vineyards

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

As member of Buena Vista wine club, Raymond is included, so why not stop by. Gardens are nice addition and worth visit before or after tasting. We are not fans of big reds, so we stay away from that room and concentrate on nice whites....More

Thank BoulderNut
Michelle M, Guest Relations Manager at Raymond Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Dear BoulderNut, Thank you so kindly for sharing your experience you had with us. We absolutely love sister property members coming to explore their benefits. We are pleased you had a lovely time and we would like to have you come see us again, soon....More

Reviewed 14 July 2018

I really like the artistic aspects of this winery (very different from many other wineries, but without the snobbery). No reservations needed, just come on down. The red velvet room was a lot of fun. The wines are very good too. I've been here before...More

Thank IndianaGeologist
Michelle M, Guest Relations Manager at Raymond Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Dear IndianaGeologist, Thank you for sharing your experience! We are so excited to hear about all that you did enjoy with us. We have to agree with you, Denise truly is wonderful. Please come see us again! Cheers!

Reviewed 21 June 2018

Skipped the formal experience/tour and stuck to the outdoor portion and tasting room. unique selection of wines, including one that John Legend helped formulate. Loved exploring the outdoor portion of the winery. This is a great place for photo ops from your Napa trip. They...More

Thank kathsj26
Michelle M, Guest Relations Manager at Raymond Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Dear Kathsj26, Thank you for your wonderful feedback! We love you had such a nice time and hope you can join us again, soon. Cheers!

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KristinGamble323
9 September 2018|
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Response from Pistolepeete | Reviewed this property |
Didnt do it sorry
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Benjamin Q
13 June 2018|
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Response from Michelle S | Property representative |
Hi Benjamin, Thank you for reaching out. Unfortunately we cannot rent out our guest house. I am curious however, this guest house does not have 12 rooms. Was this a different location perhaps?
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324augustinel
28 January 2018|
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Response from 494PatriciaS | Reviewed this property |
Similar to the other responses, don't recall seeing food served anywhere on our tour and tasting but think they may do special events, by reservation, where chef prepared dinners are served
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