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The go to winery in the area

The best wine in the area as far as I am concerned. Try to visit On the weekend and enjoy the live... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Pompano Beach, Florida
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Just spent a very pleasant afternoon listening to music and sipping wine. I felt like I was in Napa... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Washington, North Carolina
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225 Vineyard Ln, Banner Elk, NC 28604-8053
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The best wine in the area as far as I am concerned. Try to visit On the weekend and enjoy the live entertainment. Very chilled out, bring your own munchies and grab a bottle of two if there delicious wines. For me start off with...More

Thank Dolfan1962
Reviewed yesterday

Just spent a very pleasant afternoon listening to music and sipping wine. I felt like I was in Napa Valley. It was busy but not overly crowded. We enjoyed bringing our dog and visiting with the other patrons. Would definitely return.

Thank Diane1109
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit this winery somewhat frequently. There are a number of very good wineries in the area. This one sticks out for the beautiful riverside venue, with great wines and service. Plenty of covered and open seating area to enjoy music on the weekends, or...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited and each had a red or white tasting and I really enjoyed the Riesling. The staff was very helpful and knowledge. After our tasting we each purchased glasses and were able to sit out under trees in chairs near the stream, which was...More

Thank packedmule
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We packed a lunch brought the dog and kids and enjoyed the afternoon. There is a creek for kids to play in, which kept them busy for the afternoon. The wine was ok, but the atmosphere was fabulous!

Thank Shar0n_NC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit a lot of wineries and this might be our absolute favorite. Their wine is the best in the area (not sickingly sweet like most of the others). Our fav is the Pinot Gris. They offer wine tastings, but we like to buy a...More

Thank Andi M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a little wine tasting one day, and we came back twice afterwards to buy a bottle of our favorite one. It was a beautiful and tranquil location to relax and sip wine with friends and loved ones. HIGHLY recommend.

Thank Alyssa L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must each year when we visit the area. The wine is wonderful. Particularly love the Pinot Grig and the Muscadine Sweet. You just can’t compare opening a bottle of wine by the stream. We brought a picnic lunch and spent the afternoon listening to...More

Thank JAGGM78
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wow...don’t think there’s a better location...comfortable setting and a gentle stream...yup...pretty spectacular...throw in live music and tasty wines....ha...game on...perfect place for a lazy weekend afternoon....

Thank JackNJacquie
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If your in the Boone/Banner Elk area and like wine DO NOT miss stopping here. It is a beautiful place with very good wines. Some of the wines are from locally sourced grapes, some the grapes are trucked in from CA immediately after picking. In...More

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30 May 2016|
Response from craquell | Reviewed this property |
yes! we brought our own cheese and crackers. There is a large area to lounge by the river. Its also pet friendly. The owners are very laid back
Wendy T
18 May 2016|
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Response from Les R | Reviewed this property |
About 10 bucks each. No appointment.
17 March 2015|
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Response from Sandy S | Reviewed this property |
They do have wine club members, and you are required to buy two cases (three bottles) a year. You get free tastings.