Twin Cities Wine ToursPosted on October 25, 2016 by Chad
MINNEAPOLIS, MN — The Twin Cities offers wonderful wine tours and we are a premier provider of premium transportation services, specializing in special events and tours in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area, including the many sprawling suburbs. Our custom transportation service with a fleet of limousines, coach buses and nostalgic trolleys is among the top providers of special event services in the Twin Cities area and part of our local event experience includes excellent wine tours.
Northern Wine Trail
We have a great map on our website that displays the Northern Wine Trail route and the wine vineyards included in the tour. Those include Chateau Saint Croix in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin; Dancing Dragonfly in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin; Wild Mountain Winery in Taylor Falls, Minnesota; and Wine Haven in Chisago City, Minnesota. To download a copy of the map Click Here.
Chateau St Croix Winery & Vineyard is modeled after European style architecture and features an art gallery, vineyard, carriage house, rural stables, lush gardens, and a pond for fishing. Wines here are crafted from harvests in the local area but many of the grapes and juices are imported from states like California and elsewhere. Many are national and worldwide award winners and competitors.
Dancing Dragonfly Winery is social and family oriented, believing strongly in close-knit comfort and relationship building. Find great conversation there. Their world class facilities are located on 15 acres of grapes that are bred for cold climates like Minneapolis, Minnesota. They produce fine wine from both Midwest and West Coast fruit supplies.
Wild Mountain Winery get their grape supply from the University of Minnesota and a legend in the grape growing game, Elmer Swenson. They are all locally grown grapes. The wine is also produced locally in Minnesota.
WineHaven is a top award-winning winery in the Upper Midwest. They have won more than 120 awards related to winemaking, all within the last decade.
Southern Wine Trail
To download a copy of our Southern Wine Trail Map Click Here.
Alexis Bailly Vineyard in Hastings, MN is the oldest vineyard in Minnesota. Wines are from the Hiawatha Valley vineyard of the Upper Mississippi River.
Cannon River Winery is located in historic downtown Cannon Falls. Wine tastings and guided tours of the winery are available here in the Sogn Valley.
The Mississippi River bluffs is home to the Falconer Vineyards in Redwing, MN. The vineyard and winery is nestled among the hillside valley beauty of local nature. Award winning wines here include Frontenac, Frontenac Gris, La Crescent, Prairie Star, Seyval, and Marquette.
Maiden Rock Winery & Cidery is a family run operation that was originally planned to produce products made from fermented apple juice and other fresh fruit as well as make preserves and baked goods.
Villa Bellezza Winery in Pepin, WI sits along beautiful rivers bluffs as well.
Vino in the Valley provides for outdoor dining to engage with the senses. Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, and also Sunday afternoons, in May through September feature great wine and a pasta dinner options in the Rush River Valley.
Western Wine Trail
This tour includes Buffalo Rock Winery in Buffalo, MN; Parley Lake Winery in Waconia, MN; Millner Heritage Vineyard & Winery in Kimball, MN; Schram Vineyards in Waconia; Sovereign Estates in Waconia; and Woodland Hills in Delano, MN. Find more about these wine tours on our website.
Stillwater Wine Trail
This tour includes Northern Vineyards, Domaciny, Luna Rosa and Saint Croix Vineyards.