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Address: 120 S Pine St, Carlton, OR 97111-1169
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+1 503-852-7070
11:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 17:00

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Wine was good but winery was disappointing...

The reason why we started loving Oregon wines was after drinking a bottle of Ken Wright several years ago. So we made it a point to visit Ken Wright Cellars, although it was 45... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 December 2016
Sandra Z
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The reason why we started loving Oregon wines was after drinking a bottle of Ken Wright several years ago. So we made it a point to visit Ken Wright Cellars, although it was 45 minutes further than all the other wineries on our itinerary. The wine was good; consistent with our expectations. But the winery was difficult to find, looks... More 

Thank Sandra Z
Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Four of us were doing a wine tasting trip and visited the very cool Ken Wright tasting room in Carlton. They've taken over and renovated the original train depot and it's really nice. So we had great wines, very friendly and knowledgeable servers, and a fascinating environment all rolled into one stop. Highly recommended!

Thank Maupinman
Decatur, GA, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Ken Wright Cellars has converted an old train station into an attractive tasting room. My wife had heard a friend comment favorably about their wines so we resolved to go visit next time we were in the area. We were a little surprised that the charge for tasting was $25 per person, but we decided to go ahead. We were... More 

Thank Robert M
Wayne, New Jersey
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

If I could give it zero stars I would! So disappointed in this tasting room. Went here upon the recommendation of a good friend. Could not have been more upset at how they treated us. The wines are no longer what they used to be and the service was awful. Did not finish any of our wines and they insisted... More 

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Wayne, NJ
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

As you can see from my other reviews, I'm a wine enthusiast with extensive wine tasting experiences during my travels. This tasting was one of my worst. I often post a review of the ones that stand out and generally don't post a review of the ones that are average or poor. I usually make appointments ahead of time rather... More 

1 Thank MickeyandRobin
Los Gatos
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

I've been looking forward to visiting this winery for years and wasn't disappointed. The staff was very informative, welcoming and knowledgeable. The tasting room itself is artistically and creatively decorated...

Thank 927EricB
Charleston, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Ken Wright is a must for visitors to the Willamette Valley as he has been making Pinots for over 30 years and it shows in his wines. An elegant tasting room crafted from the old Carlton rail depot is a great spot to experience his products. The tastings are extremely well run and is one of the few wineries where... More 

Thank A R H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Very tasty pinots located in an old train depot in downtown Carlton, OR. Very charming but a little pricey. Overall fantastic quality and taste.

Thank MarriottMatt
Salem, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

AS I drove towards the quaint & tranquil township, the sun began to poke her head through the abundance of forming cumulonimbus; a sharp breeze whisked away the darker rain filled clouds & as I parked in front of "Ken Wright's Depot, & exited my vehicle, the sun shone brightly down on the old railway station, as if inviting me... More 

Thank David T
Newberg, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

It would be even nicer in the summer with their outdoor seating and firepits. Very cozy inside and they educate you on all the wines very well. It's so cool that it's in an old Train Depot.

Thank Candi G

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