One of the most vibrant and fastest growing areas of North Carolina’s wine country is found east of Winston-Salem, in the piedmont area bordered by Virginia on the north and extending well into the central part of the State.
Black Rock Vineyard & Winery
First Vinifera Vineyard in Moore County, North Carolina
6652 US Hwy 15-501
Carthage, NC 28327
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
Owners: Ronnie and Denise Williams
Wine List: N/A
Varietals Grown - Chambourcin, Cab Franc, Cab Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz, Cynthiana Norton, Zinfandel, Sangiovese, Barbera, Viognier, Chardonnay, Traminette, Pinot Gris, Riesling
Chatham Hill Winery
Established in 1999, Chatham Hill Winery is a boutique URBAN WINERY handcrafting award winning wines from the highest quality grapes grown in the Yadkin Valley AVA. Its portfolio includes French-style dry wines with the Chatham Hill label and semi-sweet fruit-infused Sweet Carolina wines. Located in Cary, just moments from the Raleigh-Durham International Airport, the winery offers daily wine tasting and winery tours, and hosts private and corporate functions and events.
3800-310 Gateway Centre Blvd.
Cary/Morrisville, NC 27560
Tel - 800.808.6768
Fax - 919.380.1310
Hours: M-F 11-5, Sat. 11-6, Sun 1-5, closed Mondays Jan-Mar
Owners: Marek Wojciechowski & Jill Winkler
Wine List: Chatham Hill wines: Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Zinfandel, Syrah, Chardonnay, Viognier, Pinot Grigio, Riesling, Rosé, and Trinity, a Bordeaux-style blend.
The most popular Sweet Carolina wines include Blackberry, Peach, Pomegranate, Blueberry, Raspberry, and Cherry Berry.
Cauble Creek Vineyard, LLC
Cauble Creek Vineyard LLC is an estate family owned vineyard and winery located in the Piedmont Region of North Carolina. Established in 2006 the current vineyard has 8 acres of Muscadine grapes.
Our new Winery/Retail facility is open to the public. Event planning and special tours by appointment
700 Cauble Farm Road
Salisbury, NC 28147
Hours: Saturday and Sunday: 1 - 6pm
Owners: William M. Yost & Family
Wine List: Muscadine Sweet wine
Muscadine Grapes - Carlos, Doreen and Nobles
D D Farms & Vineyard
At our forth generation Angus cattle ranch in Mint Hill, just east of Charlotte, we now grow wonderful Merlot grapes that we make into wine, then to gourmet "Mecklenburg Merlot Wine Jelly". Our catering LLC known as dd's Beef & Blues has private parties along Goose Creek for our beef customers, serving aged Angus Steaks, a taste of our estate wines, & just a dab of Jelly will do. Wow.
Let us entertain you with The Original Fabulous Plaids from Charlotte, or Nikki & Boardwalk Band. Our owners perform blues,too. dd plays twin alto & tenor saxes @ same time w/ daughter Robyn on trumpet, & their vocals include some original tunes "Pennys Place","Uncle Harveys Church Wine, So Fine", "Down at O'Neil's" or "Get your Thrill in Mint Hill". All our band families luv to show off.
Call us, enjoy the finest beef on the east coast, get layed back on our ranch! Have a sample of our gold medal winning wine @ 2011 Dixie Classic Fair, "Uncle Hareys Church Wine", smooth & sneaky. It reminds you of the grape juice you had in church as a kid. Go ahead, enjoy.
7226 Quail Park Dr, Mint Hill, NC 28227
Tel - 704.545.5583
Hours: By appointment, parties of 25 or less
Owners: Robyn & Denny Allen
Wines or Grapes: Variatals: Merlot, Traminette, Pinot Noir Black, Cab Franc, Cab Sav, Syrah, Noiret, Riesling, Petite Verdot, Carlos,
Chart's Hill Vineyard
Two acres of Merlot grapes planted in 2006. 3/4 acre of Savignon Blanc; 3/4 acre of Pinot Gris; 3/4 acre of Golden Muscat planted in 2010. 3/4 acre of Carlos and 1/4 acre of Nesbit planted in 2011. Grapes planted on family farm, harvested and delivered to NC wineries.
3261 Friendship-Ledford Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27107
Tel - 336-816-6594
Owners: Ken And Marty Craven
Only winery in Iredell County; lovely 52 acre setting minutes from I40 & I77 intersections and Lake Norman area. Also offering art gallery and wooded paths.
155 Lytton Farm Rd
Troutman, NC 28166
Hours: Wednesday-Friday 11:00 am-6:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 am-6:00 pm and Sunday 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
Owners: David & Ester DeFehr
Wine List: Chambourcin, Chardonnay, Merlot, Malbec, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon, Dulcinea, Meritage, Traminette and Viognier.