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Carol Shelton Wines

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Came as ZINNERS & Left true BELIEVERS!

“Carol Shelton” is not a familiar wine brand but for the connoisseurs and cognoscenti she is the... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Mark W H
Princeton, New Jersey
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Yummy Zins

We've been members of Carol's wine club for many years. If you like zinfandel you must try hers... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Palo Alto, California
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3354B Coffey Ln, Santa Rosa, CA 95403-1917
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

“Carol Shelton” is not a familiar wine brand but for the connoisseurs and cognoscenti she is the most awarded winemaker in the USA! The reason you may not have heard of her is that she crafts magnificent wines from single vineyards and, therefore, small productions....More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We've been members of Carol's wine club for many years. If you like zinfandel you must try hers. She produces some of the best zins in California. She also produces a few whites, and we especially love her Coquille Blanc. Her winery is tucked away...More

Thank mll
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Having been enjoying Carol's wines for several years. First time to her tasting room tucked away in a corporate park. Nice selection of zins. Friendly staff.

Thank sallyw547
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We take about two pilgrimages to Wine Country per year. Stopping at Carol Shelton Winery is a mandatory event. There wines are very, very good. Some are over the top exceptional. The wine tasting room in front is small but personable. Events that open the...More

Thank 4billk
Reviewed 18 May 2016

When we drove into the industrial estate that this tasting room was located, we almost didn't go in because it was not what we were expecting. Thankfully, we got over our initial hesitation because the wines and service were great - we even got a...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Definitely worth a stop for the wines! The location --in an industrial park--is certainly not scenic....and the shop is small and a bit crowded -- but the wines are really outstanding and the staff is friendly. Come here to taste some really great wines (esp...More

Thank SydneyB
Reviewed 1 March 2016

When you visit Sonoma County you need to drive around all the "valleys" in order to experience the many fine winemakers. They are mostly estate wineries with vineyards spread over many acres of rolling farmland. They are beautiful estates and some are rich with history...More

Thank PardonMeBoy
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Before visiting, our group of 6 didn't know about Carol Shelton. So upon arrival in this industrial park setting, you are very skeptical. However, we truly had the best time! The wines were wonderful, we met Carol herself, and she even gave us a brief...More

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 28 September 2015

A wine tasting must do in Sonoma. Totally unpretentious. Sort of out-of-the-way, in an industrial park that will make you wonder if you are in the right place. Carol puts her 30 plus years of experience to use in creating some of the finest wines...More

Thank Brbrtonbrnfoodie
Reviewed 11 June 2015

stopped by and glad we did--like the other reviews said, wonderful zins! it seems the 30-plus years of experience by Carol Shelton is producing amazing wines! Carolyn in the tasting room was gracious and knowledgeable!

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No you don't need reservations or an appointment. Just call them to find out their hours or read them off their website.