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Carlos Creek Winery

6693 County Road 34 NW, Alexandria, MN 56308-9857
+1 320-846-5443
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Always great!

Amazing atmosphere, friendly and fun staff, delicious wines. A must stop, even if you don’t love... read more

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maygunthegun
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Fargo, North Dakota
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Best winery in Minnesota

I have been to over 25 Minnesota wineries and Carlos Creek Winery is top-notch in wine quality... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ChristineTini
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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The Official Wine of Minnesota FUN! Enjoy sampling & drinking our award winning wines surrounded by our vineyards & orchards. Bring your family and friends and enjoy the many exceptional activities and events we offer.We're open 361 days of the year. Complimentary self-guided tours through our wine cave are offered during our open hours. Owner's Production Tours are offered Saturdays at 1:00 and 3:00 for $5. Wine sampling is $9 for 5-6 samples of wine and includes a souvenir Carlos Creek wine glass. We offer live music from 2:00-6:00 every Saturday, plus Fridays & Sundays during the Summer. The second weekend after Labor Day we host our Grape Stomp and Fall Festival where over 800 people will stomp grapes.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“wine tasting” (49 reviews)
“grape stomp” (41 reviews)
“live music” (30 reviews)
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6693 County Road 34 NW, Alexandria, MN 56308-9857
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"wine tasting"
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"grape stomp"
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"live music"
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"great wine"
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"sandwiches"
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"beautiful grounds"
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"take home"
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"relaxing afternoon"
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"great gifts"
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"buy a bottle"
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"worth the trip"
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"fun place"
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"creek winery"
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"relaxed atmosphere"
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"lots of fun"
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"staff was very friendly"
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"fun to watch"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing atmosphere, friendly and fun staff, delicious wines. A must stop, even if you don’t love wine!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been to over 25 Minnesota wineries and Carlos Creek Winery is top-notch in wine quality, wine variety, gorgeous rural setting, and sensational customer service. To add to their charm and appeal, they often host events, such as painting and pottery classes (with wine),...More

Thank ChristineTini
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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Oh My Gosh! WOW! Your review made my day. My week even. I am especially pleased to hear your comments about our customer service - we aim for beyond excellence and it is so great to hear we are hitting the mark. I love to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by the winery to pick up our club membership wine order. The reserve tastes great. Staff is very knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank Mike T
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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much Mike! We are really excited to introduce a Reserve line to our list of wines. You'll see more coming in the months ahead. I will certainly pass on your compliments to our staff.

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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped in on our way from Minneapolis to Minot. The wine tasting is an excellent was to get a feel for what you like. Now, we've had a lot of wine across the country and internationally. Carlos Creek has the best port I've ever...More

Thank Teresa M
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The grounds were quite lovely on a fall day. The main building was large and nicely decorated with a great gift shop. Very well organized. Live music under a tent was a nice addition and the stomping competition was fun to watch. A lot of...More

Thank Bobbi H
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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you Bobbi for your visit and your review. The Grape Stomp is our staff's favorite event and we're so glad to hear that attendees enjoy it. It's a ton of work preparing for and cleaning up afterward, but it is so worthwhile when the...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This was our last stop on the Skal Crawl. A perfect autumn day allowed us to sit outside and enjoy. A beautiful setting...

Thank Juergens558
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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

I'm so glad you were able to take in the Skawl Crawl. It's new this year and we have heard lots of great reviews from "crawlers". Remember to come back to each of our locations and claim your discounts. Thank you for your kind words.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The day was great, relaxing, lots of good wine and food. Music and vendors were awesome too. A must do !! Very well organizedMore

Thank Tammy K
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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Grape Stomp is our favorite weekend of the year at CCW. We work on planning all year so there's so much anticipation built up leading into the event. Every year we identify challenges and make improvements. 2017 was the smoothest event yet. Thank you for...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Grape stomp is always fun. Facilities are great for other events, also. I am hopeful the product quality remains with the expansions that have taken place...

Thank Greg N
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

My wife and i visited Carlos Creek Winery for Grape Stomp 2017 and had a great time. The weather was cool but perfect for the day. Lot of vendors, food and beverage booths. The entertainment was great and plentiful. A must do every year. What...More

Thank Mike T
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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Hi There Mike! I'm so gladthe cool weather and rainy forecast didn't keep you away from our annual festival. Our vendors reported record sales proving Minnesotans don't let a little weather keep them from having a great time. All of us here at Carlos Creek...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We go to the Grape Stomp every year and always have so much fun. The vendors, the shopping, music, food, grape stomping, man cave and of course the wine. Loved all the auctions and raffle for our rescue 4 legged furry friends. Thank you Carlos...More

Thank sher m
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Tamara B, Owner at Carlos Creek Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Grape Stomp weekend is such a fun time at the winery. I'm glad you enjoyed and helped to support our fund-raising efforts for our 4-legged furry friends! We'll see you next year!

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knits53
20 November 2016|
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Response from Tamara B | Property representative |
January 15!
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knits53
19 November 2016|
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Response from Tamara B | Property representative |
Hello, The registration for stomping for 2017 begins in January. You can cancel up to 14 days prior to the event.
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Mellyskelly
23 October 2016|
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Yes, pets are welcome on our grounds and patios, as long as they are well-behaved and on a leash and owners pick up after them. They are not allowed inside the tasting room.
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