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Talbott Vineyards

25 Pilot Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9514
+1 831-659-3500
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We visited 3 wineries this day, and Talbott was the worst by far. The server acted as though we... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2018
4catcouple
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Good chardonnay

▪️Location: Winery neighborhood. ▪️Tasting Room: Large, modern room. ▪️Wines tasted: We liked and... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2017
packcal
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25 Pilot Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9514
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We visited 3 wineries this day, and Talbott was the worst by far. The server acted as though we were an inconvenience. We wanted to sit outside but were not given the option. We felt rushed and ignored for the most part. Don’t go an...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

▪️Location: Winery neighborhood. ▪️Tasting Room: Large, modern room. ▪️Wines tasted: We liked and bought four bottles of Chardonnay. ▪️Cost: High for the medium to good quality. ▪️Service: Friendly, but somewhat mechanical service. Goes with the territory I realize ▪️Recommend? Lukewarm yes.

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Reviewed 28 April 2017

US/California wine scene awareness is dominated by Napa with Sonoma being the 2nd and only other region many people think of; yet, visiting almost anywhere in California there are other 'local' wine regions to explore! part of the fun of tasting in these other areas...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

We love coming here to pick up our wine as club members. The tasting room is open only to members on that day. There are food and wine tasting stations around the room. This time there was a small band and great desserts. Nicely done....More

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

I did the tasting with 3 chardonnays and 3 pinot noir. The person serving me was very knowledgable, providing good descriptions and explanations. They $20 tasting fee ($15 if you stick to just Chard or Pinot) is refunded based on the amount of wine you...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

I have spent many afternoons wine tasting in Carmel Valley. Most tasting houses are welcoming, fun and enjoyable. This is not the case in Talbott Vineyards. I went here with my brother and our wine tasting has hassled, rushed, unfriendly and rude. The wine isn't...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2017

One of my favorite places to stop in Carmel Valley. The grounds are beautiful, the tasting room is large with a generous bar and a separate sitting area, and the staff friendly. The vintage motorcycles are very interesting, though I just found out that most...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2016

We enjoyed our tasting visit. Our server was very friendly and knowledgeable about the wines and growing region. A nice selection of reds and white wine. A few of their vintages are only available there in the tasting room. Others are in stores. Our first...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

A great winery to do a tasting. Friendly and knowledgeable staff and a fantastic selection of wines. We had to drag ourselves away. The winery also has an amazing collection of motorbikes on show to add to the stunning scenery around.

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

We had lunch in the Carmel Valley and post lunch strolled across the street to Talbott Vineyards. Attractive tasting room. We did the reserve tasting on the recommendation of Sal our host. Sal gave excellent detail on the wines and shared very well thought out...More

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It's a tasting room. The dog can be right outside within watching earshot- great for both of you!
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