Best U.S. Wineries that Everyone Should Add to Their Bucket List

posted: 03/22/18
by: Kristine Boyd

Wineries are becoming more and more popular in the US. Each state has at least a few wineries that are offering their own unique take on this popular beverage. With nearly 9,000 wineries in the US alone, it can be hard to know where to begin. If you are a wine connoisseur, or simply love a good glass of cabernet at the end of the day, we have listed the top wineries in the nation that you need to add to your bucket list.

Ridge Vineyards located in Cupertino, California

The history of Ridge Vineyards sates back to 1885! They specialize in delicious Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, and Chardonnay wines. Winemaker, Paul Draper, has been given numerous awards for his amazing creations, including the prestigious James Beard Award. This wine has also been served at State Dinners hosted at the White House!

B Cellars Vineyards & Winery located in Napa, California

Known for crafting perfectly balanced and complex wines, B Cellars is a stop you want to add on your list if you ever find yourself in the Napa Valley. This is the only winery in Napa Velley that contains a full service, open demonstration kitchen that serves food that tastes nearly as great as the wines. This is a must go for food and wine parings!

Hermosa Vineyards located in Palisades, Colorado

This Colorado gem has been voted the best winery outside of California. The unique climate in this region produces bold, flavorful wines that people continue coming back for. This winery was also voted one of the top 10 wine getaways just this year! This is a must-go for anyone in the Colorado area.

Looking forward to June! Major changes, all good.

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Blue Ridge Winery located in Monroe County, Pennsylvania

This gorgeous Pennsylvania winery was started by a married couple who teach wine science at a nearby college. After taking a trip to the West Coast, they decided to try opening a full-time vineyard. They are now producing world class wines served in a relaxed, unintimidating environment that people love.

Zephaniah Farm Vineyard located in Leesburg, Virginia

Take a trip to Virginia to find Zephaniah Farm Vineyard; a winery rich with history. This being the smallest winery in the area, the winemakers are very hands on in the growing, harvesting and fermentation process. This makes for thoughtfully crafted, delicious wines that you will love!

From our family to yours- Happy Pride!

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Brooks Winery located in Amity, Oregon

Brooks Winery is proof that there is always more to the story when it comes to wine. Jimi Brooks dedicated his life to the art of crafting wines he was proud of. When he unexpectedly passed away at the age of 38, his family and friends made it their mission to continue on his passion for making amazing wines. It is still one of the top 25 wineries in the country and people continue to come here to show support to the amazing winemakers.

Each of these wineries offer their own unique experience along with their great tasting wines. All winemakers offer their own story that makes their products stand out. You will come for the wine and stay for the amazing views with all of these locations! Click here to find out how to pick out your next favorite wine from the store!