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Cougar Vineyard & Winery

39870 De Portola Road
Temecula, CA 92592

Tasting:   Open 11 to 6pm daily
Tasting fee $12
10% case discount
  Private seating tasting available in the barrel room
Price Range:   $15-$50 per bottle
Established:   2004
Vineyards:   11 acres, three vineyards
  4000 cases
VIP Tasting:   Yes
Winery Dog:   Diego and Mocha

Cougar Vineyard & Winery Description

Cougar Vineyard and Winery is a enjoyable stop in the Temecula Valley showcasing a number of estate grown Italian and French varietals along with Sparkling wine and some dessert wines. 

The tasting room is right inside the winery between the barrels and vats. The winery is small and family owned without a lot of the trappings and amenities of the larger wineries in the region. You may actually be greeted by one of the owners in this simple but authentic winery. There are plans for a upgraded tasting room for the future.

The estate grows Sangiovese, Montepulciano, Vermentino, Aglianico, Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec varietals with a bit of Syrah. The wines are well made with

Enjoy your picnic at one of the eight picnic tables surrounded by olive trees overlooking the vineyards or bring your own blanket to spread out on. Deli items are available and on weekends limited amount of gourmet sandwiches are available.

Cougar Vineyard & Winery Features

Ambiance Types of Wine Amenities
Resort Like
Off the Beaten Path
Family Run
Casual & Relaxed
Hip & Stylish
Cabernet Sauvignon
Pinot Noir
Tours Available
Private Tasting
Food Available
Picnic Sites
Event Space
Wine Education Seminars
Gift Shop
Barrel Sampling
Wedding Services
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Cougar Vineyard & Winery Reviews

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reachmcneal, Temecula
The staff goes over the top for service! Everyone is friendly and charming. The wines are certainly above average! This is one you don't want to miss! Michele Waters

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ansmom, San Diego
Probably the best overall wine and food pairing during the tour. Didn't make it to the tasting room this trip but friendly happy staff.

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Friendly and warm
NapaWino, Fresno
Very chill and laid back place. Really liked the winery dogs that were roaming around too! Not to mention some real good wines

Review Disclaimer

The above reviews are the subjective opinion of Winery Advisor members and not of California Winery Advisor.

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