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Address: 20146 Road 21, Madera, CA 93637-9784
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+1 559-673-6372
11:00 - 17:00
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People are very friendly and accommodating. Very willing to answer questions and are not the least pretentious.

Reviewed 11 November 2016
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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped in to pick up some wine for the holidays. All the Pinot's were amazing! Nate was very helpful and he gave us a few extra pours to double check our choices. I ended up renewing my wine club membership. Cru is a diamond in the rough for sure. I highly suggest you check it out. It's hard to... More 

Thank Monica M
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

People are very friendly and accommodating. Very willing to answer questions and are not the least pretentious.

Thank dennism911
Madera, California
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Cru Winery is very nice. The wines are very good and reawsonably prices. The tasting room is quite pleasant as well and the hosts and hostesses who serve and explain the wine. They also have music on special nights, and can be an event center.

Thank corkyg02
Dos Palos
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We've belonged to wine clubs all over California, but this one is a keeper. They have a great selection of wine. Moreover, their staff is fabulous! They remember your name... just like Cheers! Who doesn't love that?? Sometimes we aren't there for months, but when we walk in we are greeted by name. It gives the experience a little something... More 

Thank AnnaMoC
Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

After a long drive from Los Angeles, we thought it would be a nice adventure to visit a winery for a tasting. So we ask Siri, she directed us to CRU Wine Company. Just off the 99 fwy, about a quarter mile. The establishment is a quant little winery with a outside patio for sitting. Three tasting for $5, however... More 

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Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Driving north on Rte 99. Stopped at Crū. What a GREAT tasting. Six wines became eight. Knowledgable servers. Arguably the best wines we've sampled in CA. Came for a short visit. Spent over an hour. Purchased four bottles. Got several recommendations for lunch in Turlock, one hour north. Definitively worth a stop and taste. Cheers!

Thank ColonelZiggy
Marysville, Ohio
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Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

Disappointed. My wife and I were excited to try this winery. We had seen a wine list that looked to offer the types of wine we like. But, they don't ship to all states. Their map looks like several states east of the Mississippi are not on their shipping list. Advice: always ask if the winery will ship to your... More 

1 Thank J-from-Marysville
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 29 September 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stopped on our way to Yosemite. It was a nice break. Tried 6 wines for $5 each and if you buy a bottle of wine, one of the tastings is free. Most of their wines are made from grapes brought in. Enjoyed the wine and talking to the girl behind the counter. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Jessie S
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

I think it would be a great place to sit outside to enjoy a meal, some wine, and live music, but I was just passing through. Staff was outstanding!

Thank rubyslipperlady
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Reviewed 9 June 2012

Freeway friendly exit ave 20 off the HWY 99 going North bound to Cru wine company. $5.00 for three healthy samples of their award winning vintage wines waved of you buy at least one bottle. Wine club members sample free and invited a few times a year for great wine tasting events. Case discounts round around 25%!!! Nut company on... More 

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