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Laura Michael Wines - Zahtila Vineyards

2250 Lake County Hwy, Calistoga, CA 94515-1143
+1 707-942-9251
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A small boutique winery that should be on everyone's to-do list! We were greeted by Jimmy who... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2017
jamaicabound22
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Small, intimate winery, cool experience and adorable dogs!

We wandered in after riding our bikes by this little winery. We were greeted by (2) adorable dogs... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2017
HMM099
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Chicago, IL
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2250 Lake County Hwy, Calistoga, CA 94515-1143
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+1 707-942-9251
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

A small boutique winery that should be on everyone's to-do list! We were greeted by Jimmy who shared a plethora of stories about the winery, the wines, the history and of Napa Valley. The wines are delicious! Laura and Michael dropped in during our tasting....More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

We wandered in after riding our bikes by this little winery. We were greeted by (2) adorable dogs and then Laura Michaels herself. She has a tiny tasting room, and we were the only 2 in there. I felt as if I was in Laura's...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017

The winemaker did a good job with the tastings, but compared to the other choices (including Lava/Von Strasser down the street), I was not as impressed with the wines as others in Napa/Calistoga that I tried. The winemaker and his wife are clearly trying to...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

The wines were good, and we purchased a few of them. Jimmy, our wine docent, we very knowledgeable and helped us understand the nuances in the various wines we were tasting. Especially enjoyed viewing the 3D topographical map of the Napa Valley as we talked...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We discovered this very small family winery about a year ago and love it so much we've been back at least a half a dozen times. It has rapidly become my new favorite. Laura and Michael often man the tasting room themselves and are happy...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

Excellent Cabernet and Zinfandel. We have been members of several wine clubs over the years and Laura's is the one club we have kept for 15 years now. Laura and Michael know their red wines! Just remember that you can't find this fine wine in...More

Thank David B
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The Cab and Zin are literally the best wine I have ever tried. Great small family wine, the quality of the wine is great. My favorite winery in the valley. The 2006 cab is a must buy!!!! Can't wait to go back again!!!

Thank sabrina s
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Reviewed 2 February 2016

First of all, we were extremely fortunate to have used the Calistoga Passport to experience wine tastings. Our first stop was at Laura Michael Winery and it proved to be a wise move. Our palates were fresh. My wife, who is not overly fond of...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2016

Laura Michael turned out to be our favorite stop in Calistoga. Jim spent 1 1/2 hours one-on-one with us. We tasted several wines, all which were very good. Took 2 bottles home, including a port that the guys really loved. Jim took as much time...More

Thank Erin H
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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Had a really nice time this morning talking about the farming of the grapes. Got to meet Laura, Michael, and their two sweet dogs. Definitely a fun stop for a few different Zinfandels and a really unique port, though the Cab was a favorite. All...More

Thank Cindy P
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