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A Nose For Wine Tours

960 NE 73rd Ave, Hillsboro, OR 97124-6990
+1 503-314-2041
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Great Day in Willamette Valley with Fred

This was our first visit to the area so we wanted to learn about the region and the winemakers... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alan B
Great experience

We went out with Marie but had originally booked with Fred. We hear both are great! Marie was so... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Birmingham, Alabama
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Private educational wine tours.
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960 NE 73rd Ave, Hillsboro, OR 97124-6990
+1 503-314-2041
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to the area so we wanted to learn about the region and the winemakers. Fred took us to four wineries that we thoroughly enjoyed. One of them was a very unique experience where we sat down with the winery owners...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We went out with Marie but had originally booked with Fred. We hear both are great! Marie was so helpful and knowledgeable. She picked great spots for us (we gave them some names and they helped decide where to go). She was flexible and let...More

Thank amcm1331
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We recently enjoyed a day of wine tasting with Fred from “A nose for wine” tours during our vacation to Seattle and Portland area. Fred was quick to respond to our initial and logistical emails prior to our trip and arrived promptly to pick us...More

Thank mcr12713
Reviewed 30 April 2017

My wife and I visited the Willamette Valley for an anniversary weekend and the tour with Fred was the highlight! Fred gave us a VIP experience! Every tasting room we walked into was met with an excited "Hi Fred!" and even the winery owners/head winemakers...More

Thank Chris M
winenose, Owner at A Nose For Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

I get to know our guests through correspondence before the tour date. And the date is here and the day goes................TOO fast. You & Jackee were just delightful to spend the day with! It may be about Oregon's wines..but also life and our journeys. I'm...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Fred brought us on a great tour of four amazing wineries. He has a ton of knowledge regarding the area. He's a great conversationalist and his passion for pinots is infectious.

Thank humanOttawa
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went on a tour with Marie and she was great! We were lucky enough to find and opening while visiting the area for a friend's wedding in Oregon. We let Marie know our taste preferences and she did the rest! We...More

1  Thank Jzb110
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The two of us had the pleasure of a tour run by the delightful Marie Gunton. Booking and working out arrangements with her and Fred (phone and e-mail) were seamless. She met us early at the B&B and, like the rest of the day, Marie...More

Thank Sid K
Reviewed 22 September 2016

My husband and I contacted A Nose for Wines hoping they had availability for our whirlwind trip thru the Willamette Valley. We were thrilled when they had one spot to accommodate our last minute planning. Marie picked up at our hotel (which she graciously helped...More

1  Thank mtnadic
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We decided to book a private wine tour with Fred the owner of A Nose for Wine Tours and it far surpassed our expectations. Fred is extremely knowledgable about wine and the Willamette Valley. I highly recommend this tour as we were brought to boutique...More

Thank asinger129
Reviewed 5 August 2016

My wife and I booked a trip with "A Nose For Wine Tours" because we had no idea where to go and we wanted to be safe. I am so glad that we chose to use this company. It was easy to set up a...More

Thank JoeG1969
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8 July 2016|
Response from Heather P | Reviewed this property |
So sorry I did not see this sooner. Hopefully this answer will help others. I believe it was $495 for 4 adults for a day trip. It does state their rates on their website. I don't know about where to stay, as the tour guide... More
30 June 2015|
Response from winenose | Property representative |
Gratuities are at the discretion of our guests. We don't build in gratuities as most limo companies do. A warm handshake and a big smile are gratuity enough. : }
11 April 2015|
Response from winenose | Property representative |
With Oregon's wine tourism in full bloom and our 14th year, and so many guest returning bringing friends with them, inquiring about available dates 2 weeks minimum is very prudent.