South Park Magazine

March 20, 2012

N.C. Vineyards

A comprehensive guide to N.C. wine country.

A Secret Garden Winery
1008 Airport Road
Pikeville, NC 27863
The naturally fermented wines produced at A Secret Garden Winery are crafted with only the natural yeast found on the fruit-no chemicals or preservations added. Visitors can enjoy vineyard tours and wine tastings.

Adams Vineyard and Winery
3390 John Adams Rd
Willow Spring, NC 27592
This family owned vineyard and winery offers a tasting room, events room, gift shop, weekly tours and the option to be a part of their wine club. The Annual Grape Stomp Festival is held on their grounds every September.

Allison Oaks Vineyards
221 East Main St.
Yadkinville, NC 27055
Allison Oaks Vineyards harvest is hand selected, separated and fermented in small batches to bring out the unique taste of the highest quality grapes in the Yadkin Valley. Hardwood floors, antiques and local artwork adorn the tasting and banquet rooms to add a welcoming feeling.

Autumn Creek Vineyards/Cabin in the Vines
290 Means Creek Road
Mayodan, NC 27027
336-548-1846 .
The century old farm upon which Autumn Creek Vineyard rests offers over 14 acres of beautiful vineyards. Visitors can treat themselves to in an overnight log cabin rental, the tasting room, or a newly constructed 6,000 square foot event pavilion by the water’s edge. Baker Buffalo Creek Vineyard and Winery
3521 Fallston-Waco Road
Lawndale, NC 28090

Vineyard grounds include an historic century old farmhouse, a fully restored mule barn, and the original milk house that now supports the winemaking operations and wine tasting facility. The vineyard supplies eight different grape varietals.

Banner Elk Winery and Blueberry Villa
60 Deer Run Lane
Banner Elk, NC 28604
Known as the most celebrated winery in North Carolina’s High Country for their award winning wines. The winery and villa is nestled in the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains and has year round tastings, and a bed and breakfast on site.

Bannerman Vineyard
2624 Stag Park Road
Burgaw, NC 28425
As one of North Carolina’s oldest Muscadine grape vineyards, this winery has been cultivating grapes since 1973. The winery offers six different varieties of native North Carolina Muscadine grapes, as well as a tasting room for wine sampling.

Benjamin Vineyard & Winery
6516 Whitney Road
Graham, NC 27253
This family owned and operated farm winery offers a variety of plate-tempting award-winning wines ranging in taste from traditional dry dinner wines to sweet country favorites. Here, you can tour the vineyard, browse the gift shop and enjoy the artwork displayed by local artists.

Bennet Vineyards- Grape House Bed & Breakfast
6832 Old Sandhill Road
Edward, NC 27821
Bennet Vineyards is the largest Muscadine and Scuppernog vineyard in the Carolinas and lies on a 138-acre parcel of colonial grant land. The vineyard harvests 130 tons of grapes and their wines are sold in Harris Teeters stores, some specialty shops and Piggly Wiggly’s in North Carolina.

One Approach Road
Asheville, NC 28803
Biltmore’s Winery is the most visited winery in the United States and is housed in a converted dairy barn designed by Richard Morris Hunt, the architect for Biltmore House. Guests can taste complimentary award winning wines, take guided tours through historical cellars, learn more about winemaking or just relax at the wine bar.

Brandon Hills Vineyard
1927 Brandon Hills Road
Yadkinville, NC 27055
Brandon Hills Vineyard is a boutique vineyard and tasting room and is settled on an unspoiled aged tobacco farm. You can enjoy a glass of wine while gazing at the 240-gallon sweet water reef tank or have a picnic lunch on the large wrap-around covered porch that overlooks the vineyaRoad

Brushy Mountain Winery
125 West Main St.
Elkin, NC 28621
The creation of this winery celebrates two families’ legacy by returning to their roots in historic downtown Elkin. The winery takes fruit from local vineyards and artfully transforms it into wines of excellence.

Windsor Run Cellars
6121 Vinter Way
Hamptonville, NC 27020

Opening in March, 2012!

Calaboose Cellars
565 Aquone Road
Andrews, NC 28901
Calaboose cellars is the smallest complete winery in North Carolina. While closed for the winter, doors to the old jailhouse used to incarcerate the wine re-opens in March for visitors to taste award-winning dry, sweet, country, and dessert wines.

Carolina Heritage Vineyard and Winery
170 Heritage Viens Way, Elkin, NC 28261
Located along the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, this vineyard produces naturally delicious wine from organically raised and handpicked Muscadine and hybrid North American grapes. Open to the public for tours and tastings on Saturdays and Sundays and at other times by appointment only.

Carolina Mist Winery
129 Mulbery St., NW
Lenoir, NC 28634
This family owned and operated winery creates and serves small batches of special wines crafted to the local tastes of customers. The selections are always changing and based on the best ingredients available.

Cauble Creek Vineyards
700 Cauble Farm Road
Salisbury, NC 28147
This estate vineyard is a new state of the art winery specializing in Muscadine wine products and providing sales of local community goods. The vineyard hosts many fun events, offers wine tastings, and even gives visitors a chance to pick their own grapes in the fall!

Cellar 4201
4201 Apperson Road
East Bend, NC 27018
Cellar 4201 is the perfect spot for guests to drink sophisticated wines in a laid-back environment. The winery is a limited-case production vineyard with the majority of sales of hand-crafted wines occurring in the tasting room.

Chateau Laurinda Vineyards & Laurinda House Lodge
690 Reeves Ridge Road
Sparta, NC 28675
A small old-fashioned “mom and pop” winery that produces over 30 different naturally filtered and fermented wines, using only the freshest, locally grown fruits. Owners ferment, rack, bottle, cork, seal capsules, print and even put on the handmade labels on site, by hand!

Chatham Hill Winery
3800 Gateway Centre Blvd.
Suite 310
Morrisville, NC 27560
Chatham Hill Winery, a North Carolina’s first Urban Winery offers wine tastings, tours, a tasting bar, and art gallery. This vineyardless winery offers something different by brining the wine to the people in the city.

Cherokee Cellars Winery and Art Gallery
23 Hickory St.
Murphy, NC 28906

Cherokee Cellars is located in a restored 1940s bus station in historic downtown Murphy. Here, you can stop by and enjoy a glass of wine while relaxing on the porch or in a rocker under the willow tree or while viewing the over 50 paintings displayed from local regional and national artists. Childress Vineyards
1000 Childress Vineyards
Lexington, NC 27292
Named one of the Top 25 Tasting Rooms in America by Wine Enthusiast magazine, the 35,000-square foot facility is inspired by the Italian Renaissance architecture of rural Tuscany. Their state-of-the-art wine production center is a highly interactive experience where you can see, hear, smell and taste the winemaking process. Cloer Family Vineyards
8624 Castleberry Road
Apex, NC 27523
Cloer Family Vineyards goal is to create a warm, comfortable atmosphere where visitors aren’t just customers but also friends. Their wines are made of locally cultivated grapes and produced on the family farm. Cypress Bend Vineyards
21904 Riverton Road
Wagram, NC 28396
At Cypress Bend Vineyards you can enjoy wine on the patio, take a stroll through the vines, or attend their veranda for Jazzy Fridays. Running along the farm, you will find the Lumber River, trimming the borders with cypress trees and sweet aromas

Davesté Vineyards
155 Lytton Farm Road
Troutman, NC 28166
The winery is located on 52 spacious acres near Lake Norman and is notable for cultivation of uncommon Malbec, Rkatsiteli and Chouchillon grape varietals. While visiting, enjoy a wine tasting in the rustic tasting room that is open year-round, which also features an art gallery with selected works by NC artists.

Ginger Creek Vineyards
858 John Cline Road

Taylorsville, NC 28681


Ginger Creek pioneers the production of fine wines in the foothills. Their wines are handcrafted in small batches to achieve that true traditional wine flavor, texture, nose and satisfaction.

GlenMarie Vineyard and Winery
1838 Johnson Road

Burlington, NC 27215

GlenMarie Vineyard and Winery is located on the glens of Graham Mebane Lake and their tasting room is open Thursday to Sunday.

 Grandfather Vineyard & Winery
225 Vineyard Lane

Foscoe, NC 28604

Located right on the Watauga River, this terraced mountain-side vineyard lies at the base of Grandfather Mountain. 
Grapefull Sisters Vineyard
4903 Ramsey Ford Road
Tabor City, NC 28463

This peaceful escape is a vineyard, RV campground, and Inn-all in one! Less than 20 miles North of North Myrtle beach and offering daily wine tastings and free tours of the vineyaRoad Grassy Creek Vineyards & Winery & Klondike Cabin
Chatham Lodge Lane
State Road, NC 28676
Among the green hills surrounding Elkin at the historical Klondike Cabin lays Grassy Creek Vineyards. Founded in 2003, this family tended vineyard produces fine wines from North Carolina’s premier Yadkin Valley wine country. Green Creek Winery
413 Gilbert Road
Columbus, NC 28722
With the belief that wine is an essential part of gracious living, this winery offers a patio with vineyard and distant mountain vistas.

Gregory Vineyards
275 Bowling Springs Dr.
Angier, NC 27501
When you stop by to relax at Gregory Vineyards, you escape to a quiet country setting and enjoy a view of rolling hills, vineyards, and spring fed lakes in a private country setting. 

Grove Winery & Vineyards
7360 Brooks Bridge Road

Gibonsville, NC 27249
The 44-acre farm features the winery and estate vineyards and is a short drive from anywhere in the Triad or Triangle. All grapes are hand harvested and used for a limited production of about 3,000 cases of premium wine each year.

Hanover Park Vineyard
1927 Courtney-Huntersville Road

Yadkinville, NC 27055
The wines created here have an old world feel. Guests can relax on the front porch with a glass of Michael’s Blend or Mourvedre; which are only a couple of the wines available at the winery.

 Hinnant Family Vineyards & Winery
826 Pine Level-Micro Road
Pine Level, NC 27569
Hinnant Family Vineyards & Winery is one of the oldest commercial Muscadine grape farms in North Carolina and the largest Muscadine grape grower in North Carolina. Visitors are warmly welcomed by a big front porch complete with ceiling fans and oversized wicker chairs. 

Horizon Cellars
466 Vineyard Ridge
Siler City, NC 27344
This nationally recognized boutique winery features French-American hybrid vines and their generous tasting room allows guests to overlook the fermentation tanks from above.

 Huffman Vineyards & Winery
221 Haw Brach Road
Richlands, NC 28574
Here, Muscadine, Vinifera and fruit wines ranging from sweet to dry are handcrafted in small batches. Huffman Vineyards also features a sweet honey wine too! Hutton Vineyards
178 Hutton Vineyard Lane
Dodson, NC 27017

Hutton Vineyards scenic landscape is comprised of 45 acres of vines and 30 acres of pasture. The vineyards are located in the bustling Yadkin Valley wine region.

Junius Lindsay Vineyard
385 Dr. Zimmerman Road
Lexington, NC 27295

Enjoy Junius Lindsay Vineyards nationally acclaimed wines in the states only open-air tasting room. This Victorian-style building also houses a brick-ceiling cellar for tastings and private events. Lake James Cellars
304 East Main St US Hwy 70, P.O. BOX 359
Glen Alpine, NC 28628
828-584- 4551
Lake James Cellars purchases grapes from more than 12 different vineyards in North Carolina. Visitors step through the leaded-glass front doors of a restored 1915 textile mill building upon entering the charming gift shop and tasting room. Lake Road Winery
1120 Lake Road
Newport, NC 28570
Located only 20 minutes from the beaches of the Southern Outer banks, this charming winery is the perfect place to sample some of the best wines Coastal North Carolina has to offer. Laurel Gray Vineyard & Winery
5726 Old Hwy 421
Hamptonville, NC 27020
The 84-acre Laurel Gray estate is planted with over 10 acres of rolling vineyards and features a 1930’s renovated milking parlor as a tasting room and gift shop. 
Litter River Vineyard and Winery
1907 NC Hwy 73
Mount Gilead, NC 27306
Little river specializes in traditional wines but also makes several interesting fruit wines such as Dry Strawberry, and Sparkling Apple that have drawn a significant demand.
 Locklear Vineyard & Winery
1872 Preston Road
Maxton, NC 28364
Locklear Vineyard & Winery is the first wholly owned Native American Estate winery in the state and offers tastings and tours Thursday through Saturday. Lu Mil Vineyard & Cabins
474 Suggs-Taylor Road
Dublin, NC 28332

Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of Lu Mil and indulge yourself with an afternoon on Doc’ Deck, take a walk through the vineyard, or browse the antique museum in the Barrel room. This 58-acre vineyard offers Muscadine wines, grapes, blackberries, blueberries and alcohol-free wines.

Lumina Winery & Brewery
6620 Suite H Gordon Road
Wilmington, NC 28403
Located along the beautiful Carolina Coast, Lumina Winery and Brewing Company is dedicated to the production of small batch quality wines and beers. Wine tastings are offered daily in the tasting room/retail shop.

Martin Vineyards
213 Martin Farm Lane
Knotts Island, NC 27950
This family-owned orchard & winery is located along the scenic Knotts Island Bay and offers a beautiful water front view. Visitors can pick peaches, apples, grapes, and pumpkins in season-and enjoy wine tastings and sales.

McRitchie Winery & Ciderworks
315 Thurmond PO Road
Thurmond, NC 28683
Enjoy your afternoon relaxing on the porch with a glass of wine or cider or while picnicking under the shaded trees. This high country winery is located only minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway and Stone Mountain State Park.

Misty Creek Vineyards
710 Wyo Road
Mocksville, NC 27028
Misty Creek Vineyards is named after the natural spring that bisects the property and sits directly on the site of a pioneer cabin originally built in the 1880s as a mule barn. Currently they produce Chardonnary, Merlot, Syrah and Chambourcin with a Cabernet Sauvignon-Syrah blend.

Morgan Ridge Vineyards
486 John Morgan Road
Gold Hill, NC 28071
Since its inaugural vintage in 2007, Morgan Ridge Vineyards has been creating quality wines while producing the best fruit possible to be used in the creation of their award-winning wines.

Native Vines Winery
1336 N. Highway 150
Lexington, NC 27295
Native Vines Winery is dedicated to producing the purest product possible, for customers and the environment.

New River Winery
165 Piney Creek Road
Lansing, NC 28643
336-384- 1213
This high country winery specializes in wines from cold hearty grape varietals to mountain fruits, which reflect the diversity of the local culture. Visitors can unwind by sipping on wine at the outdoor patio or the indoor tasting bar.

Noni Bacca Winery
420 Eastwood Rd #108
Wilmington, NC 28403
910-307- 7617
Noni Bacca Winery is Wilmington’s “Premier Boutique” winery located just 5 miles from beautiful Wrightsville Beach. They’re known for their “Big Italian” red wines and at any given time the fermenting room will be producing at least 20 different varieties of wine made from the finest, “liquid grapes” in the market. Old North State Winery
308 N. Main St.
Mount Airy, NC 27030
336-789- 9463
Featuring a Winery & Brewery, tasting room, full service restaurant, and free live entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights.

Old Stone Winery
6425 Highway 52
Salisbury, NC 28146
The 130-acre estate currently has over 20 acres of Muscadine grapes planted in the vineyaRoad The winery features a gift shop, tasting bar, and tank room.

Olde Mill Vineyard
2742 Simpson Mill Road
Mount Airy, NC 27030
336-374- 6533
Come taste the country life at Olde Mill Vineyard as you settle into the rustic tasting room- a unique sanctuary that has been awakened out of an 1880’s farmhouse. Open only on the weekends.

Overmountian Vineyards
2012 Sandy Plains Road
Tryon, NC 28782

Visitors can walk the vineyards during a tour, learn about the Overmountian Men and their impact on the nation’s history, take in picturesque views or just sip estate wine in a rocking chair on the front porch. Owl’s Eye Vineyard & Winery
1414 Metcalf Road
Shelby, NC 28150
Owl’s Eye vineyard and winery is an exciting new vineyard located in the beautiful piedmont of North Carolina. Something fun is always happening at the vineyard and their events calendar stays full with good wine, good music, and good times.

Parker-Binns Vineyard
7382 Hwy. 108
East Mill Spring, NC 28756
Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Parker Binns Vineyard has a passion for fine wines. They feature Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, and Rose plus Blackberry.

Raffaldini Vineyards & Winery
450 Groce Road
Ronda, NC 28670
Visitors will be awed at the marvelous splendor of the Italian farmhouse tasting room, which overlooks the Blue Ridge Mountain range at the 40-acre vineyaRoad Upon entering the tasting room, guests will bear witness to a gallery of rare Italian paintings and sculptures.

RagApple Lassie Vineyards & Guest House
3724 RagApple Lassie Lane
Boonville, NC 27011
RagApple Lassie Vineyards grows French vinifera grapes “Southern Style” and this very eclecticism makes the growing of traditional European grapes on an old Southern farm seem perfectly natural. Guests can taste award-winning wines, have lunch in the Back Door Café, savor a glass of wine on the patio, or enjoy live music on Saturdays.

Raintree Cellars Winery
521-E US Hwy 70 East
Hildebran, NC 28637
828-397- 5643
Raintree Cellars Winery has quality wines at affordable prices with a hometown feel. Personalized labels and bottling are available for your individual celebration. RayLen Vineyards & Winery
3577 US Hwy 158
Mocksville, NC 27028
Featuring five festivals a year and many other special events, RayLen is a fun place to taste award winning wine, tour the facility, and indulge in the southern romantic charm surrounding the grounds.

Rock of Ages Winery
1890 Charlie Long Road
Hurdle Mills, NC 27541
Rock of Ages Winery & Vineyard is located on an estate where tobacco was grown for generations. Communion wine was also produced on this land. As the newest winery in the Triangle area, visitors can experience tours, and the entertainment offered throughout the year. Rockhouse Vineyards
1525 Turner Road
Tryon, NC 28782
This small family winery is located in the rolling foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, near Tryon. Rockhouse features a cozy tasting room, a charming porch and tranquil views over 10 acres of the vineyard and the mountains beyond.

Rocky River Vinyeards
11685 Reed Mine Road
Midland, NC 28107
The peaceful setting of Rocky River Vineyards is placed delicately in the center of nature with a relaxed yet sophisticated setting that greets you with a beautiful panorama over the vineyaRoad The winery features sweet Muscadine wines, Chardonnay, Merlot, and Cabernet sauvignon.

Round Peak Vineyards
765 Round Peak Church Road
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Round Peak invites you to walk through their vineyards and enjoy a bottle of wine at picnic tables along the way. This 12-acre vineyard produces eight French and Italian varietals and is open daily for tours and tastings. Dogs welcome!

Sanctuary Vineyards
6957 Caratoke Hwy.
Jarvisburg, NC 27947
Sanctuary Vineyards is located on a quaint seaside farm where you are likely to see rows of corn competing with Cabernet and migratory snow geese nestling among the Sangiovese. Tastings are available off-site, on the weekends and take place in the nearby historical Cotton Gin.

Sanders Ridge Vineyard, Winery & Resturant
3200 Round Hill Road
Boonville, NC 27011
336-677- 1700
This handcrafted post and beam winery is nestled deep within 150-acres of the most serene and secluded natural spaces within the Yadkin River Valley. Featuring a restaurant making southern comfort foods, prepared fresh daily, from the farm’s USDA certified organic vegetable gardens.

Shadow Springs Vineyard
5543 Crater Road
Hamptonville, NC 27020
This family owned vineyard in the Swan Creek section of the Yadkin Valley features eight different varieties of grapes and a tasting room overlooking the vineyard and the two-acre pond. Shelton Vineyards
286 Cabernet Lane
Dobson, NC 27017
Know as North Carolina’s largest family-owned vineyaRoad This divine vineyard surrounds the 33,000 square-foot state-of-the-art winery and the Yadkin Valley’s Premier restaurant: The Harvest Grill.

SilkHope Winery
2601 Silk Hope Gum Springs Road
Pittsboro, NC 27312
At just over 700 feet in elevation, this small family-owned winery offers scenic views and is a prime location for the cultivation of grapes. Silkhope encourages guests to tour the facility while learning more about their wine-making process.

Silver Coast Winery
6680 Barbeque Road
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
Just minutes from Sunset and Ocean Isle Beach, this winery offers tours, a tasting room, beautiful gardens for picnics, and a gift shop featuring art by local artists. Every wine produced here has been awarded medals at national and international competitions.

Slightly Askew Winery
913 North Bridge St.
Elkin, NC 28621
Not your typical winery. Slightly Askew offers wine produced from local juices, as well as, juices from some of the best wine regions around the world. South Creek Vineyard and Winery
2240 South Creek Road
Nebo, NC 28761
Come taste the award winning Bordeaux Style Wines at the aged century plus Italian Renaissance Farmhouse. As visitors enter the grounds they take in the surrounding nature completed by grazing horses.

Southern Charm Winery
235-D East Main St.
Lincolnton, NC 28092
This urban winery features over 24 handcrafted varietals and includes 13 award- winning wines. Southern Charm also features a gift shop which showcases local art that is as unique as their wines. Starrlight Mead
480 Hillsboro St #1000
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Starrlight Mead is North Carolina’s newest honey winery. Using local NC honey, and lots of love, they craft award-winning honey wine to delight the sweetest senses! Stephens Vineyard & Winery
284 Smith Mill Road
Lumberton, NC 28358
910-734- 1829
Specializing in fruit and Muscadine wines, Stephens Vineyard & Winery personally oversees the creation of every bottle of wine from start to finish.

Stonefield Cellars Winery
8220 NC Highway 68
North Stokesdale, NC 27357
Stonefield Cellars is located just north of Greensboro and offers award-winning wines in a romantic setting. Stony Knoll Vineyards
1143 Stony Knoll Road
Dobson, NC 27017
Founded in 1986, Stony Knoll’s facilities include two beautiful designer vineyards and a tasting room; available for weddings, meetings, tours, and other events. Stony Mountain Vineyards
26370 Mountian Ridge Road
Albemarle, NC 28001
This vineyard sits at the top of Stony Mountain with a panoramic view of the Uwharrie Mountains and the lower Yadkin Valley. The ancient lands upon which Stony Mountain lies are believed to be 500 million years old! Come have a glass of wine on the deck and share the view of these ancient lands. Sullivan Estate Vineyard & Winery
4040 James Dr.
Hudson, NC 28638
The Sullivan Winery offers a unique list of wines made from high-quality fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and Muscadine varietals. Enjoy the old world feel of the winery complete with tapestry ceilings as you enjoy a glass of wine.

Sweet Vine Winery
751D Highway 16
Denver, NC 28730
Sweet Vine Winery is an urban winery concept with an edge, offering a full range of its own wines as well as many commercial wines for sale. Visitors can take part in weekly wine tastings, view the extensive art gallery, or purchase Mean Aunt Jenny’s homemade baked goods and preserves.

The Country Squire Restaurant, Vintage Inn & Winery
748 NC 24 & 50
Warsaw, NC 28398
Located in the 18th Century portion of the restaurant building lies the County Squire Winery. Offering an old-world charm as well as The Tartan Tasting Room and Gift Shop.

The Winery at Iron Gate Farm
2540 Lynch Store Road
Mebane, NC 27302
919-304- 9463
This up-beat winery features an array of fun events planned monthly, as well as the spring concert series, “Music in the CourtyaRoad” Try their award winning wines in their tasting room and be sure to check out the gift shop featuring items by local artists and crafts people.

Thistle Meadow Winery
102 Thistle Meadow
Laurel Springs, NC 28644
Toll Free U.S.: 800-233-1505
Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains and recently ranked third among North Carolina Wineries by the South Eastern Winery Review. With wines from a wide variety of reds, whites, and blushes- ranging from sweet to dry- you are sure to find a wine that matches your taste.

Treehouse Vineyards & Treehouse Rental
301 Bay St.
Monroe, NC 28112
Treehouse Vineyards produces wines from the first American grape-the Muscadine. The famous tree house overlooking the vineyards and pond is available for overnight rental and includes two wine tastings and souvenir glasses!

Uptown Wines- River de Vine & Surry Cellars Tasting Room
240 East Main St.
Yadkinville, NC 27055
Experience the wines of River de Vine and Surry Cellars and an exhibition art gallery, all under one roof!

Uwharrie Vineyards
28014 Austin Road
Albermarle, NC 28001
Uwharrie Vineyards features a beautiful 14,000 sq ft. facility, a spacious visitor’s center, a formal banquet hall, large tasting bar and unique gift shop; all of which is surrounded by 50 acres of beautiful grape vines.

Valley River Vineyards
4689 Martins Creek Road
Murphy, NC 28906
This family owned and operated farm winery offers a taste of Southern Appalachia while enjoying wine tastings, retail sales, and tours by appointment.

Ventosa Plantation Vineyard & Winery
29 Clark Canal Road
Scotland Neck, NC 27874

Bounded by the Roanoke River, this generations-old farm is proud of its new winery, owned and operated by a father and son team. Ventosa Plantation produces unique Magnolia, Noble and Carlos wines that are light, crisp and pleasing to the palate.

Vineyards at Southpoint
8913 N.C. Highway 751
Durham, NC 27713
Award-winning winery conveniently located just minutes from The St.s at Southpoint. With on-site bottling, wine tastings, tours, and more this winery is the “sister-winery” to Horizon Cellars.

Vineyards on the Scuppernong
117 South Elm St.
Columbia, NC 27925

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While here, enjoy a wine tasting in the beautifully restored municipal building on the banks of the Scuppernong River.

Waldensian Heritage Wines
4940 Villar Ln. N.E.
Valdese, NC 28690

The small authentic winery implores the wine making methods of the Waldensian immigrants from Italy who settled in Valdese in 1893. Open year round and offering over nine different types of wines.

Weathervane Winery
1452 Welcome Arcadia Road
Lexington, NC 27295
Named after the huge influence weather has on winemaking, this winery has developed 14 great, homemade wines!

Westbend Vineyards
5394 Williams Road
Lewisville, NC 27023

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Currently, wine production at Westbend is over 6,000 cases annually! Wine Spectator has scored Westbend wines the highest of any other North Carolina wines.

Wolfe Wines
8973 Old Plank Road
Snow Camp, NC 27349
Take a ride through the country to Wolfe Winery. This small family operated winery produces high quality, whole fruit, grape and dessert wines.

WoodMill Winery
1350 WoodMill Winery Lane
Vale, NC 28168
Enjoy a little southern charm while embracing the allure of the rolling countryside surrounding WoodMill Winery. The winery produces Muscadine, Scuppernong, and Blueberry wines from Dry to Sweet in residual sugars.

Zimmerman Vineyards
1428 Tabernacle Church Rd
Trinity, NC 27370
Nestled among the Uwharrie Mountains’, enjoy beautiful views of the vines, gardens and surrounding mountainside. Unique features of the winery include a rustic flagstone terrace and unique stone bar. Weekend tours and wine tastings are available.

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