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Frog's Leap Winery

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Address: 8815 Conn Creek Rd, Rutherford, CA 94573
Phone Number:
+1 707-963-4704
10:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

Frog’s Leap was founded by John Williams in 1981. Started on a shoestring...

Frog’s Leap was founded by John Williams in 1981. Started on a shoestring budget even the name itself was ‘borrowed’ by combining Stag’s Leap, where John started his Napa Valley winemaking career, and the Frog Farm, where the early vintages were made.

The winery was relocated in 1994 when John and his family moved Frog’s Leap to the historic Red Barn in the heart of the Rutherford appellation. This grand and welcoming building was built in 1884 as the Adamson Winery and sits amongst some of our 200 acres of estate grown vineyards.

Over the past 30 years Frog’s Leap has earned an enviable reputation with our unique combination of a whimsical label, sincere dedication to sustainable principles and our small, handcrafted production of wines. Over the years to come we look forward growing and learning more about ourselves, our wines and how we can share it all with honesty and genuine hospitality.

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Enjoyable experience with Seth!!

What a wonderful morning sitting out under the heat lamps on the back porch. We had 6 pours in total. Highlights were the Rose and the Zinfandel. Beautiful scenery and 100... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a wonderful morning sitting out under the heat lamps on the back porch. We had 6 pours in total. Highlights were the Rose and the Zinfandel. Beautiful scenery and 100% organic.

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Dallas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This winery is just Picture Perfect. From the setting, the house, the lovely wrap around porch and the vineyard is just breathtaking! We came on a Saturday and it was crowded but you would never know it! Each and every staff member treated us like royalty- so kind, generous, and welcoming. They made this experience unforgettable and it was a... More 

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Palm Bay, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a great time with friends tasting great wine and relaxing on the property. The staff greeted us as we arrived and were all great throughout the visit. We really enjoyed walking the property and felt at home the whole time. We also enjoyed the Barrel room for our wine tasting. This is a must winery to visit!!!

Thank Keith W
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were traveling wine country for my wife’s birthday with small children (18m and 4yo). This place was nice. The wine was good, and they had fish, chickens, and open area for the kids to be happy. I would absolutely go back!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The grounds are absolutely gorgeous and picture perfect! The tour was smartly designed in that you get to taste wine all throughout the tour. We visited multiple wineries on Saturday and we were disappointed with a certain winery's tour because we spent over an hour on the tour before we got our first sip of wine! Frog's Leap has it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Visiting Napa and Sonoma over Inauguration week (to escape the chaos of DC). Found this place researching online. I highly recommend a visit. The staff and wine were excellent. We did the tour of the grounds, wine making process, and tasted the wines. Excellent tour. Our tour guide was Casey and she was fantastic! Her knowledge, interest in wines, and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We've been here a few times with friends and family and we always love the experience. It's in a beautiful setting, great views and the main house is stunning. The wine is excellent and the pours are very generous. Also served with some cheese crackers and dried fruit. Make sure to book in advance as it does get busy here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We decided to do a wine tasting at Frog's Leap just given how good their wine is. However, we were blown away by the tasting experience. The tasting 'room' is basically a house that has been converted in to a vineyard. They have a long dining table or you can sit by the fire place. They also have seating on... More 

Thank Anish S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Great wine, at a reasonable price with friendly service and all in a beautiful setting. The team at Frogs Leap made us feel very welcome and were attentive and knowledgeable. The view from the winery is gorgeous and the wine is delightful and doesn't break the bank.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for a tasting yesterday and even though we were an hour early they quickly accommodated us with a great table on their beautiful porch! Shannon poured our flight and was so nice and knowledgeable. I like that they give you a little menu and pour all the wines at once and you can taste/compare... More 

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