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Amazing wines!

Toured here with Why Spit and couldn't have been more pleased with learning about this up and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Friendly, casual and very relaxing

A visit to this winery requires a reservation I think. I was not the one in charge but I do know... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Wendy P
Fort Worth, Texas
via mobile
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From carefully selected vineyards, produced in very small quantities and artfully crafted to reflect a sense of place, Dakota Shy wines are a testament to Napa Valley's reputation for producing the greatest Cabernet Sauvignon-based wines in the...more
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771 Sage Canyon Rd, St. Helena, CA 94574-9797
+1 707-244-1184
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Toured here with Why Spit and couldn't have been more pleased with learning about this up and coming winery. The setting is magical and the wines incredible. Wonderful experience all around.

Thank Dcontino
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

A visit to this winery requires a reservation I think. I was not the one in charge but I do know who had an appointment. We were met by the owner and winemaker and instantly the whole group felt a connection with him because of...More

Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Stopped here after making an appointment with some other couples last week. We were greeted by one of the winemakers as we were a little early and Payton was finishing up another tasting. Their building/tasting room is brand new and looks great. We learned about...More

1  Thank Clarkvara
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Last fall during some wine tastings, we asked the hosts from the wineries about their favorite wineries when they're not working. We kept hearing about this 'Dakota Shy' and how its really a wine to try and winery worth visiting. We scheduled a visit and...More

Thank Travelgirl22310
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Wow. We were brought here today. We wanted to have that feel of a new start up business and support Todd in his venture but quickly felt like we were ditched for more important folks. They completely overcharged us ($75 each) for a small tasting....More

Thank S B
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Todd and Tom keep producing home runs. Their Cabs and Social Currency are right up there on a par with some of the Napa legends. Seriously. If you are lucky enough to get a taste of Dakota Shy, you are in for a treat. The...More

3  Thank TheDotdog
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

After visiting three other wineries today, we ended up in a totally different atmosphere - Dakota Shy. The tasting was done poolside of a beautiful home and the wines were among the best we tasted that day. Looking forward to returning.

1  Thank montypies
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