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Planning a girl’s getaway or better yet a bachelorette bash? A surreal escape to wine country is the perfect answer.  Days filled with spa time, fabulous food and of course… wine tasting.  Some wineries fit the bill better for a celebration, either with their bubbly wines, large outdoor terraces or group inviting atmosphere. recommends the following wine tasting rooms for your celebratory weekend:

Domaine Chandon
Nothing gets the celebration started better than a sparkling glass of bubbly. Domaine Chandon, experts in sparkling wine, provides a great indoor lounge and sunny patio to toast among friends. Get your 2 for 1 tasting on, to enjoy in their tasting salon located just across the town of Yountville in Napa Valley.
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Merryvale Napa Valley
When enjoying the company of close friends, the day can just fly by.  Merryvale offers late day wine tasting, open until 6:30 pm so your celebration doesn’t have to end.  The historic winery is ideally located within easy walking distance (¼ mile south) of St. Helena and is adjacent to world-famous Tra Vigne restaurant- the perfect place to end your day with an amazing wine country dinner. 
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Robert Mondavi Winery
Spend a memorable moment together among friends at the place where the California wine experience started, Robert Mondavi Winery located in Oakville, the heart of Napa Valley.  You may even consider booking one of their group tours focused on the integration of wine and food. On, print your offer to receive a 2-for-1 wine tasting in their Appellation Tasting Room.  Relax by the fireplace and enjoy a selection of their wines.   
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Cliff Lede Vineyards
Another hidden gem hot spot for bubbly and for relaxing among friends is Cliff Lede Vineyards.  Located just off the Silverado Trail in Napa Valley, your party can relax in their back garden area with a glass of wine and enjoy the warm environment. Also you can set an appointment-only walking tour past the sculptures garden and through the vineyards up to their state-of-the-art-winery and back into the Wine Club room for a sit down tasting.
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Domaine Carneros
Indulge in the red carpet treatment for your celebratory weekend at this magical winery, Domaine Carneros.  You approach this chateau style winery via a grand staircase, passing chardonnay and pinot noir vineyards and planters bursting with seasonal flowers. The grand staircase delivers you into their Louis XV style salon, or on their stunning terrace overlooking the hills and vineyards of Carneros. Table service is available to present cheese plates paired with our sparkling wine or pinot noir. Once outside on the terrace, you may not want to leave for hours. Open until 6 pm. 
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