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Boyden Valley Winery & Spirit

64 Vermont Route 104
Cambridge, Vermont

The Boyden Valley Winery is steeped in the culture and agricultural heritage of Vermont’s Green Mountains. From 8000 grapevines and 100 acres of maple trees, lovingly tended by our family for four generations, we craft wines that feature only the finest locally grown fruit from the loamy soils of the Lamoille River Valley. The care with which we’ve nurtured the Boyden Farm for 100 years lends itself to traditional winemaking techniques, producing wines clean to the palate and balanced. Boyden Valley Spirits is proud to be the first craft distilled company in the U.S. to specialize in cream liqueurs.

North Branch Vineyards

82 Trillium Hill
Montpelier, VT

northbranchProducing unique wines using locally and regionally grown grapes. Family owned and operated, established in 2007, North Branch Vineyards is a small winery, which lies beside the North Branch River, a branch on the Winooski River in Montpelier's picturesque valley, producing unique wines using locally and regionally grown grapes. Tasting room.

La Garagista Farm & Winery

61 Central Street
Woodstock, VT

Our wines are an expression of the season. Each vintage may herald slightly different bottlings, and even wines that we tend to make every year will show variation from vintage to vintage. We work in the field and cellar as minimally as possible, as guides and companions. We believe that Terroir* encompasses geology, geography, microclimate, varietal, culture, and the human hand. Wine cannot make itself just like a dish of roasted carrots or an aged cow's milk cheese cannot. Our job is to accompany and support the wine throughout its life in the vineyard and our cantina. Our fruit is handpicked and sorted, foot crushed through pigeage. We employ glass demijohns and old barrels. We rely on the native yeast found on our fruit, the result of a happy marriage of field and fermentation. We use little to no sulphite at bottling. It depends on the wine and the season.

*Terroir (Fr) refers to the environmental factors, such as soil and climate, that give a wine its unique flavor and aroma.

Putney Mountain Winery

8 Bellows Falls Road
Putney, VT

At Putney Mountain Winery we create Vermont fruit wines of complexity and finesse. They’ve been described in the press as “extraordinary,” “love at first taste,” and even “an intensely remarkable treasure.”
Whether you’re looking for a sparkling wine to tickle your palate, a table wine to complement a meal, or a dessert wine that elevates the simplest dessert to a new level, we have a wine you’ll savor.
You will also love our Putney Bubbly, sparkling juices. Putney Mountain Winery makes its non-alcoholic sparkling juices with the same commitment to creating the best taste of Vermont with a certified promise of excellence from the Vermont fruit. See our Mission Statement.

Lincoln Peak Vineyard

142 River Road
New Haven, VT

In 2006 we made our first batch of commercial wine. Now we’re making about 25,000 bottles of wine a year— all strictly from grapes grown on our farm. We’ve entered the International Cold-Climate Wine Competitions four years now, and we’ve won three best-in-show awards along with several gold and double-gold medals.

We are open Wed-Sun 11-5. Come taste our wines and enjoy a glass and local cheese on our winery porch. We make something for everyone—dry to sweet—entirely from grapes we grow in our 12-acre vineyard. Please stop by!

Hillis' Sugarbush Farm & Vineyard

206 Sugarbush Farm Rd
Colchester, VT

Hillis' Sugarbush Farm & Vineyard was established in 1987. The main farm is located near Lake Champlain in Colchester, Vermont on Sugarbush Farm Road. A smaller part of the farm (Butler Island Vineyard) is on Butler Island located in the middle of northern Lake Champlain.

Grape varietals grown in the vineyards include cold-hardy northern varietals such as LaCrescent, Swenson White, and Marquette, as well as a few of the tender varietals such as Vidal Blanc, Marchel Foch, and Traminette. Each year more varietals are added to each vineyard. Due to its close proximity to Lake Champlain, Sugarbush Vineyard, located in Colchester, has a slightly extended growing season. Butler Island Vineyard, which is surrounded entirely by water, has a unique micro climate and soil profile. Also, farming this unique micro climate is made complicated because it is boat accessible only.

Shelburne Vineyard

6308 Shelburne Rd
Shelburne, VT 05482

It all started 35 years ago, when Ken Albert planted grapes in his backyard while working as an engineer at IBM. Inspired by the new wine industry he discovered on trips for IBM to Quebec, he leased 3 acres of land from Shelburne farms and began his commercial vineyard venture believing that viticulture and winemaking could be a success in Vermont. Scott Prom, a Shelburne neighbor, joined as a partner early on. Aided by decades of Ken’s backyard grape growing experience and Scott's home winemaking, the first commercial vintage was released in 2000.

The LEED-designed winery, opened in Feb 2008 surrounded by Marquette vines now stands welcoming the public seven days a week. The operation includes 17 acres of grapes, mostly the super hardy Minnesota hybrids, with a small planting of Riesling and Vidal Blanc.

The winery is producing reds, whites, rosés, and ice wines, many of which have earned “Best in Category” gold medals in International competitions.

Honora Winery & Vineyard

201 VT Route 112
Jacksonville, VT 05342

Honora Winery & VineyardHonora Winery & Vineyard is a 200-acre estate farm in West Halifax, Vermont. As a family-owned and operated company that began in 1994, Honora is the perfect setting for ceremonies and photographs in their Napa-style event center. Inside the event center enjoy French doors that provide panoramic views of the southern Green Mountains, sumptuous mahogany, and a grand circular fireplace. Our five-star, diamond award-winning facility has a state-of-the-art commercial kitchen with capacity to support a multi-course meal for 200. Outside, enjoy the magnificent views of the Eastern mountain range as you descend our grand staircase to the 3-tier Italian-style fountain.

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