With Yadkin Valley AVA wine region just a short drive away, Winston-Salem offers easy access to more than 45 wineries! We can’t think of a better way to celebrate summer in our city than with a glass of rosé in hand, so we’ve handpicked a few local favorites to try when you’re in town. Read on for tasting notes and where to find them. Plus, save the date for a couple vino-friendly summer events!
Located less than an hour from Winston-Salem, Raffaldini Winery & Vineyards is known for its beautiful tasting room, stunning vineyard walking tours, and warm hospitality. But did you know you can take part in the blending of the winery’s annual Grande Riserva?
Gimme a W! Gimme an I! Gimme an N! Gimme an E! What’s that spell? With Yadkin Valley winemakers JW Ray and Jay Raffaldini involved, that spellsdelicious.
This Thanksgiving, two of Winston-Salem’s hottest chefs are giving Visit Winston-Salem friends a peek into their holiday traditions and graciously share how Thanksgiving in their home so perfectly pairs with Yadkin Valley wines.
Each summer Yadkin Valley winery, Raffaldini, releases a special Pino Vino that benefits local rescue dogs and shelters. This year marks the eighth release of this limited-edition wine and this year’s unveiling party is hosted on Saturday, Sept. 18 inside the Tuscan-style villa and tasting room.