Best Wineries in Florida

Wineries - Florida - Vineyard - Wine
Wineries - Florida - Vineyard - Wine

Gather your friends and get ready to cut loose. We going to tour some of Florida’s best wineries.

Sure, Florida is home to some beautiful beaches, emerald waters, and hopping nightlife venues. But it’s also home to some of the country’s best wineries and wine bars.  Let’s take a peek at our list of the Best Wineries in Florida.

Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards

Located in beautiful Clairmont, Florida Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards takes the top of our list. With such an expansive vineyard offering facility tours as well as wine tastings, and regular music & food festivals, it’s no wonder this joint has a 4.7 rating out of 1.4K reviews.

They offer wine tastings from 10 AM to 5 PM Monday – Saturday, and 11 AM to 5 PM on Sunday. So, you’ll want to list this on your itinerary for Best Wineries in Florida.

Wineries - Florida - Vineyard - Wine

Schnebly Redland’s Winery & Brewery

Located on SW 217th Ave in Homestead, Florida, Schnebly Redland’s Winery & Brewery showcases beers, as well as wines. Both are handcrafted from exotic tropical fruits.

They also feature a wine-tasting room. The restaurant is elegant and serves up hearty centerpieces like Ribeye steaks, burgers, and fresh fish. Hours are as follows:

  • Thursday 12–5 PM
  • Friday 11 AM–12 AM
  • Saturday 11 AM–12 AM
  • Sunday 11 AM–8 PM
  • Monday 12–5 PM
  • Tuesday 12–5 PM
  • Wednesday 12–5 PM

Rosa Fiorelli Winery – Bradenton

One of Florida’s more traditional wineries, Rosa Fiorelli Winery, located on Waturbury, Rd., has the land mass for grape growing that provides this wine-tasting dreams are made of.  Built in a barn within the small Central Florida town of Bradenton, the property is so gorgeous that local painters sometimes hold classes on the scenic property.

Related:  Top 5 Things to do in Vero Beach, Florida

The wine you’ll find at Rosa Fiorelli Winery doesn’t boast any strange fruity influences – just semi-sweet and sweet wines made from grapes is what you’ll find here. Hours are as follows:

  • Thursday 12–5 PM
  • Friday 12–7 PM
  • Saturday 11 AM–7 PM
  • Sunday 11 AM–6 PM
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday Closed

The Gilded Grape Winery & Wine Bar

The Gilded Grape Winery & Wine Bar, located on Tamiami Trail in Port Charlotte, Florida, features a lively atmosphere with rich wood floors and walls lined with wine bottles. The Gildred Grape has been making, manufacturing, and serving great wines in Florida for nearly 15 years.

Not only does the winery produce some of the best wines around, they’ll take you through the wine-making process. By the time you leave, you’ll have the knowledge to make your own wine within six to eight weeks.

Hours:

  • Thursday 10 AM–5 PM
  • Friday 10 AM–10 PM
  • Saturday 10 AM–10 PM
  • Sunday Closed
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 10 AM–5 PM
  • Wednesday 10 AM–10 PM

Be sure and stay up to speed on all the hot spots and sweet destinations in Florida.

Return to Travel Hop regularly for all the latest travel news and updates.