This Lexington vineyard is nestled into the heart of horse country, and the owners’ love for both horses and wine-making is apparent in the grounds and in the tour. The vineyard’s tasting room is open 7 days a week throughout the year; for a small fee, you’ll get to sample up to six of the winery’s current varietals, and you’ll receive an Equus Run Vineyards etched wine glass as a souvenir.
This vineyard is located about an hour outside of Lexington in the small town of Owenton, Kentucky. Your vineyard experience at Elk Creek is sure to have a little something extra, considering that the vineyard offers a bed and breakfast, a deli, an art gallery, a gift shop and live entertainment on a regular basis. The wines are equally impressive, and the tasting room offer you the chance to sample some of their award-winning varieties.
Versailles, Kentucky, is home to this vineyard and winery, where you and your friends and family can stroll the grounds, relax on the large patio, enjoy a selection of Castle Hill wines in the tasting room or peruse the gift shop. Castle Hill offers a variety of wines, many of which are award-winning and nationally known.
Lovers Leap is tucked into the hills of Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, a mere 30-minute drive from Lexington. The owners have made good use of the soil in Bluegrass Country, and have produced an impressive 10 varieties that you and your guests can sample in their large tasting room.