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Wellington Cellars

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Lovely winery

This winery is small and unassuming with some really delicious wine. The personnel are friendly and... read more

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gbw1231
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Mount Airy, North Carolina
Great wine.

Jared is awesome. Loved the wine. Joined the club can't wait till our first case arrives. The Zins... read more

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Founded by Henry and Vittorio Belmonte, Wellington Cellars is a winery where the passion for creating fine wines can be seen and tasted with each handcrafted bottle of wine.
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11600 Dunbar Rd, Glen Ellen, CA 95442-9210
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Reviewed today

This winery is small and unassuming with some really delicious wine. The personnel are friendly and very helpful. I would highly recommend this as a stop on your next wine tour.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jared is awesome. Loved the wine. Joined the club can't wait till our first case arrives. The Zins are some of the best we have ever had.More

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Henry B, Owner at Wellington Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Dave, Thank you for your review and Welcome to the Family. So glad you enjoyed your time with Jared and the Zins. Our Zinfandel~1882 won a gold medal in both the LA and NY International Wine competition as well as won us the Best...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited Wellington Cellars, our first visit since the winery was sold in 2014. The wines on offer were solid and respectable; the Malbec and the Old Vine Zinfandels were very good. However, the new owners have moved the wines produced more towards the...More

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Henry B, Owner at Wellington Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the opportunity to show case the award winning wines we are offering. We took the old Wellington wines and vineyards; which by all accounts were tired and sold in distribution to many grocery outlets and made the better decision to revamp the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Professional, freindly, knowledgeable staff, quiet atmosphere, delicious wines - what a great experience! Of course, we had to ship some home. Thanks for a great visit!

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Henry B, Owner at Wellington Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi There, Thank you for reviewing my Family's Winery. I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us and let us know if you need more wine before your next visit! Cheers, Henry Belmonte Owner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made a reservation for a party of 6 for a 4:30 tasting, which is pretty late in the afternoon for tastings, but the first chance we would have to get there coming from the airport. They had a beautiful table set for us with...More

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Henry B, Owner at Wellington Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lisa-Marie, I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your seated tasting with us. I hope your chef's dinner went well with the wines and please come back soon as we continue rennovating the property. Cheers, Henry Belmonte Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very rare to enjoy every wine put in front of you especially when its a universal opinion for your group who attended. Both couples joined the wine club including me who does not usually join. But I want access to this phenomenal wine. Its limited...More

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Henry B, Owner at Wellington Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, Dad and I promise we will have enough for you!

Reviewed 8 September 2018

On a recommendation from their sister vineyard VJB Cellars, we decided to try Wellington Cellars. Their facility was under construction but their tasting room was open. Matt took care of us. He was great. We loved every wine we tried there and ended up signing...More

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Henry B, Owner at Wellington Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Peggy, Thank you for reviewing our small family owned winery and Welcome to the family! We have many fun and exciting new projects coming up, so you will have to come by and check out the progress! Cheers, Henry Belmonte Owner

Reviewed 2 September 2018

loved the wine tasting here. customer service was excellent and if you are looking for the best Sonoma has to offer try the old vine red zins.

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Henry B, Owner at Wellington Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hi There, Our Zinfandel~1882 won a gold medal in both the LA and NY International Wine competition as well as won us the Best Zinfandel in Sonoma county! We hope to see you back here again soon! Cheers, Henry Belmonte Owner

Reviewed 31 August 2018

We really enjoyed our visit to Wellington Cellars earlier in August. We were staying at the Kenwood Inn (great place by the way) and started out our day going back to VJB Cellars which was next door. We had stopped in there the day before...More

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Henry B, Owner at Wellington Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hi There, Thank you for the review and welcome to the family! You caught my dad on a great occasion, he loves bottling, especially at our new production facility at Wellington! We have a few fun events coming up for our Wine Club Members, be...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

We were staying at the Wellington House via Homeaway.com so our visit to Wellington Cellars was a quick bike ride away. The staff was super friendly and extremely knowledgeable about the wines we were sampling. And even informative about the other wineries in the area....More

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Henry B, Owner at Wellington Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Hi Ed, Thank you for the review and Welcome to the family! We have some fun events coming up in the future, we hope to see you there! Cheers, Henry Belmonte Owner

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KJewett
18 June 2017|
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Hi! Yes, you absolutely can taste at Wellington complimentary! The wine club discounts are given only for Wellington members - who knows, you may like the wines so much you might join! We hope to see you soon... More
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