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Chateau St. Jean

8555 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood, CA 95452-9026
+1 707-257-5784
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Beautiful winery and excellent tasting

What a relaxing, beautiful setting. Based at a family home built in 1920, the winery has a... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Sharon W
via mobile
Pleasant stop on our wine tour

Learned a lot and loved the wine here. Beautiful property. I felt that they should have waived... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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Inspired by formal estate gardens in the south of France, Chateau St Jean is the quintessential Sonoma winery that features gracious style and exquisite architecture. Founded in 1973, the winery is a pioneer in single vineyard wines and the home of the iconic Cinq Cepages.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“the reserve” (43 reviews)
“cinq cepages” (14 reviews)
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8555 Sonoma Hwy, Kenwood, CA 95452-9026
+1 707-257-5784
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

What a relaxing, beautiful setting. Based at a family home built in 1920, the winery has a beautiful gift shop and deli area, a rose garden, inviting picnic area, and additional buildings all kept in the style of the original home. We had researched white...More

1  Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Learned a lot and loved the wine here. Beautiful property. I felt that they should have waived the tasting fee if you purchased wine from them. They do not.

1  Thank dirickBroomall
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Katherine Golden was amazing!!! She made our visit perfect. It was so fun, informative and delicious!! We would go back just to have her again!! And of course we bought way to much wine!! Can't wait for it to arrive home. If you go.. you...More

Thank jhj68
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The place seems a bit commercial at first but we (7 chicks) signed up for the wine and cheese tasting. KATHERINE GOLDEN, our hospitality coordinator, should be running the place. She's awesome!!!! Loved her HUMOR, loved our tasting, loved the wines, loved the cheeses, everything!!!!!...More

Thank Shelley S
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Visiting the Chateau St. Jean winery and estate felt as if we had landed in the middle of Europe. The estate, the gardens and the winery had a level of old school charm we did not experience at any of the other wineries we toured...More

Thank BillREvans
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This place is beautiful. Jeff in the tasting room was absolutely amazing. He made my experience incredible. Not only does he have expert knowledge but he is beyond friendly and just wants all to have a tremendous day. I would go absolutely go back not...More

Thank Kaitlin M
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Visited Chateau St Jean on a recommendation from someone we trust and we weren't disappointed. The grounds and the old chateau are spectacular and very well groomed without being too corporate or manicured. Enjoyed a tour of the grounds on our own and then split...More

Thank CanadaGecko
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Attended a wine and cheese pairing event at this winery. Very professional and service-minded staff! Highly recommended.

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Beautiful garden area to stroll through. Some tastings inside, others in the garden. Enjoyed the pinot noir.

Thank traveler51520
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Pretty vineyard and has a very nice indoor library tasting area. However the wine is hit or miss. There weren't too many that I was in love with.

Thank Parisa N
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