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Mid Week Visit to Galena Cellars

We were staying in Galena, and took the short drive ( about 6 miles) out to the Galena Cellars... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Patrick A
Family run vineyard

Family run business with a small town feel. Fun stop to try some samples and chat with friends... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Kathy M
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Hayward, Wisconsin
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Enjoy the beautiful Jo Daviess County Countryside at Galena Cellars Vineyard with a tour of our vineyard and production facility. Private tours available year-round. Public tours April-November.
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4746 N Ford Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9505
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+1 815-777-3330
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First, the place is gorgeous and the scenery is even better. Our server was very nice, sociable and knowledgeable. I thought the wines I tasted were good, but not great. However, I am partial to really dry wines and they just don’t have the grapes...More

Thank OtPot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying in Galena, and took the short drive ( about 6 miles) out to the Galena Cellars Vineyard for a bit of midweek wine tasting. We decided to forego the tour and concentrate on wine tasting on this trip. The winery has a...More

Thank Patrick A
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Family run business with a small town feel. Fun stop to try some samples and chat with friends. Didn't take a tour but tours are available.

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We took the little drive out to the winery and it was worth it. The tasting had lots of options for wines to try. We both found a couple wines we really liked. The porch outside had beautiful views and was a nice place to...More

Thank kjm20142018
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Great wine tour and loved our host who was very engaging and informative! Tried many different wines that I may otherwise would have not. Thank you Dennis from Galena wine tours fir setting us up!

Thank petitepaw
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We went here to do a wine tasting and waited for 20 minutes, standing at the bar for the tasting, just to be completely ignored. They were busy, but to have several people just walk past us and not say a word or even to...More

Thank ElConquistador000
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We stopped at the store in town, but the woman there was too busy talking on her phone to answer our questions or offer any help. We decided we would try the vineyard. It was a pleasant drive from the resort, and the atmosphere was...More

Thank Batmom7
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I made a point of calling and going through their automated answering system to see if the winery was open at the vineyard. The message made it sound like they were open, starting at 11:00am on Sunday. Apparently, it was an old message from last...More

Thank Maxahartwig
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Tucked away treasure outside of Galena. Memorable wines included Senorita Margarita, port, and Mimosa.

Thank Karen662
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We stopped in on a cold day for a tasting and got some great warm apple cider! I'd love to go back when its warm to enjoy the view from the porch.

Thank emily b
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sfreund109
29 March 2017|
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Response from crissyann1 | Reviewed this property |
$10 per person for the tour and tasting combo at the vineyard.
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