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Stainless Steel

Traveled from Minnesota to visit adult daughter in California. We stopped at the Joyce Wineries... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Phyllis S
Roseville, Minnesota
Nice tasting room and people

Wanted to do a little tasting in Carmel Valley and really enjoyed this place. They have a nice... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
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The Joyce Vineyards tasting room offers a spacious and contemporary place to relax while we take you through a tasting of our prized Central Coast and Monterey County wines.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
1 E Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9703
+1 831-659-2885
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveled from Minnesota to visit adult daughter in California. We stopped at the Joyce Wineries because my favorite cousin's name is Joyce. We learned that this winery gets its name from author James Joyce. This winery has a more modern/industrial look to its tasting room,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Phyllis S
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Joyce was our first winery stop of our 7 day Carmel Valley/Napa trip, and we thoroughly enjoyed. Our pourer, Alexandra, was very welcoming and made us feel right at home. She was great to talk to and seemed genuinely interested in talking with us. No...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Spent a couple of hours at the Joyce Vineyard shop drinking their wine flite and then sitting in the sun with our purchases. Keith was a knowledgeable and genial host and we enjoyed playing petanque in their visitor area and catching some well deserved rays....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DavidDundonald
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Wanted to do a little tasting in Carmel Valley and really enjoyed this place. They have a nice tasting room and the staff was pleasant. The wines on a whole were good and reasonably priced. We belong to multiple wine clubs in the Central coast,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank need4sand
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The people working here were very pleasant and explained some of the features of the wines we sampled. They were nice enough to recommend a few other tasting rooms nearby. The wines are decent, but if you are seeking Sonoma/Napa quality, you will be a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Went there based on the name which also belongs to my mom. Wine was nice. I am not a Chardonnay fan, but their unoaked version was quite nice. Bought some for mom. Very nice tasting room.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank msilverpc
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Joyce is one of the established wineries in Carmel Valley with a tasting room right in town, definitely should be on your list to visit. part of experiencing and learning about wine is trying new things and this Albarino, although popular in other countries, is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Joe S
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We popped into this tasting room on a whim. We live in the wine country and belong to several wineries. My husband-to-be even pours at one a few days a month, so he is in the industry. It is typical for wineries to waive the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank islandfix
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Stopped by today with my wife for a tasting. We paid $10 for 5 or 6 tastings of their lower priced wines. Wines were so-so but the pours were only 1 oz. Employees were pleasant but we were not induced to buy anything. Probably would...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Philemer1
Reviewed 13 September 2016

One of many wine tasting rooms right in the main drag in Carmel Valley. You can easily walk to 10-12 tasting rooms in a long afternoon (we did). The tasting room was open and spacious. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable about the wines.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Mike B
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