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Loxton Winery

11466 Dunbar Rd, Glen Ellen, CA 95442-9673
+1 707-935-7221
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Well worth a visit

We stopped in as my partner loves Syrah, and we weren't disappointed. The winemaker himself did our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chloe J
The Perfect Small Winery

If there is a better small winery in the area then I want to know where it is. Chris Loxton and his... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
YayaShare
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Concord, California
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“the owner” (28 reviews)
“great wine” (8 reviews)
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11466 Dunbar Rd, Glen Ellen, CA 95442-9673
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+1 707-935-7221
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in as my partner loves Syrah, and we weren't disappointed. The winemaker himself did our tasting session and it was fascinating to hear about his journey from Australia to his winery today. The wines were delicious, and it was so interesting to see...More

Thank Chloe J
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

If there is a better small winery in the area then I want to know where it is. Chris Loxton and his small staff do it all - pruning, picking, barreling(!), bottling, and selling. And they do it all with a smile. Chris is a...More

1  Thank YayaShare
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Sonoma county really needs people to come back to visit. Chris' walkabout tour is the absolute best! He grew up in hid dad's vineyards in Australia and has a PhD from Davis. Chris is just terrific and will teach you all about the ways he...More

Thank PeripatetiPat
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Not like the bigger and more established wineries, this place is not as decorated as others but a working place. Floors are sticky with wine but the staff is great and the wines good. We enjoyed the direct contact of the people who work there...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

During our honeymoon to the States, I booked this trip as a surprise for my wife as we travelled between places. I had contacted Loxton Winery prior to our travels and was very pleased to find that they had a range of experiences available. I...More

1  Thank Tom N
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

The owner, Chris Loxton is also the winemaker. He gives a personal tour of his property. We learned a lot from him and he’s quite charming and funny! The tour is about 40 minutes followed by a visit to his tasting room. If you go...More

Thank dirickBroomall
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Chris is an awesome Aussie! He is the owner and spends a lot of time explaining his passion. First thing we do upon arriving home is join the Boomerang wine club. Be awe ware this is a small family owned winery, no fancy tasting rooms...More

Thank DrEspo
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Chris Loxton is so welcoming and gave us the most amazing tour of his winery. He is so knowledgeable and has some great wine and affordable prices. I have been recommending his place to everyone and will definitely visit again!

Thank Julie V
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

My college son has a passion for the wine industry so we visited with Chris the owner at Loxton and he did a great job with the tasting/tour. You can tell Chris is passionate about his vineyard. The wine is great and we are now...More

Thank KWRref
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite Winery a great real family Winery owned and operated by a man with a love of his life He shares his wines with a genuine passion.

Thank timothylkorn
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susan r
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Response from DrEspo | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was $15 per person and you had 4 different wine tastings. They forgive the charge if you buy a bottle of wine. Now we were on a platypus tour bus 🚌 so I don't know if the policy differs for drop ins. Chris, the... More
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