May 25th is National Wine Day! Celebrate by visiting a local winery.
Cask 307 winery opened June 2019. The winery was designed as the gateway to the Grand River Valley wine region. Here, you can become educated on the grapes that grow in the valley and discuss your tasting experience with experts.
7259 Warner Rd. Madison, OH 44057
Debonne Vineyards was established during the third generation of the Debevc family’s viticulture history. Anton Debevc, a 1914 immigrant from the Slovenian State of Yugoslavia, purchased a general fruit farm in Madison, Ohio in 1916. Anton’s son, Tony Sr., helped expand the vineyard in the late 1960’s.
In 1971, Tony Sr. and his son, Tony, began their journey as commercial winemakers, establishing world class standards in the Lake Erie and Grand River Valley regions. Debonne Vineyards was founded as a winery in 1972 with the construction of a winemaking facility and a charming Chalet.
7840 Doty Rd. Madison, OH 44057
Ferrante Winery and Ristorante
The Ferrante Family has been producing nationally and internationally acclaimed wines since 1937, when they opened their first winery in Cleveland’s Collinwood area. In the 1970’s Peter Ferrante built a state-of-the-art winemaking facility in the family’s Harpersfield Township vineyard. Pete (Papa) Ferrante & wife Josephine (Mama) Ferrante created a legacy that now 5 of their 8 children are continuing to honor.
Today guests can visit our state-of-the-art winery, where third generation brothers work together with the overall goal of striving to maintain 80 years of tradition. Anthony Ferrante manages 40 acres of manicured vineyards, and Winemaker Nick Ferrante continually experiments with new innovative technology/techniques to keep his wines cutting edge.
In the Ristorante, sisters Carmel and Mary Jo Ferrante along with the entire extended Ferrante family and staff provide the ultimate dining experience.
5585 N River Rd W., Geneva, OH 44041
Grand River Cellars
Grand River Cellars was first established in 1976 known at that time as the Grand River Wine Company. During its first few years the focus was on wine production and the growing of quality vinifera grapes. The initial winery opened to the public in 1978 and grew in popularity over the next 20 years.
The owners, Bill & Carol Worthy, decided to sell the winery in 1998. In August of 2005, Madison Wine Cellars, Inc. purchased the winery from the former owners and began to develop what is now called Grand River Cellars.
Inside Grand River Cellars Winery & Restaurant you will be welcomed by a warm and inviting atmosphere that includes a beautiful fireplace, many hand-painted murals, and a large bar area for friends to gather. The winery offers a large variety of appetizers, grilled sandwiches, and a well-rounded dinner menu.
5750 S Madison Rd. Madison, OH 44057
Laleure Vineyards started growing grapes in Parkman, Ohio in 1997. We became an official Ohio winery in 2002, and opened our tasting room doors in November of 2003. We are a small boutique winery dedicated to producing high quality wines made primarily from vinifera grapes grown on the property.
17335 Nash Rd, Middlefield, OH 44062
Sapphire Creek Winery & Gardens
Sapphire Creek Winery & Gardens is the perfect backdrop for your important event or a single dining experience. Our building is extremely versatile, with the capability to accommodate groups as small as 10 or as large as 250 or more. The property includes a restaurant and bar and a team of professionals with decades of expertise in the culinary arts and event management businesses.
16965 Park Cir Dr. Chagrin Falls, OH 44023
Sharon James Cellars
The underylaying of the winery started over three five ago when the Sciaulino’s decided to start thier dream of owning a winery. The building was purchased in February of 2011, which was formerly Green Acres Tavern and White Horse Inn. Completely renovated by the Sciaulino’s themselves, the winery includes a new tasting room and wine bar, a prodution facilty, and outdoor patio. Also recently added is a open air outdoor pavilion for everyday use or events, a crush house, and a small vineyard.
Sharon James’ first vineyard was planted in Mantua, Ohio almost 8 years ago. In April of 2012, Vidal, Traminette, and Cabernet Franc vines were planted on the site of the new winery in Newbury.
11303 Kinsman Rd. Newbury, OH 44065