Connecticut's wineries are scattered throughout
the state, from the Litchfield
hills to the
shoreline and the northeast corner.
Here's the Connecticut Wine Trail map.
1355 Boston Post Road (US Route 1),
Tel: 203 453-2338 or toll-free 866-224-7467
115 Cow Hill Road,
Clinton CT 06413
beautiful winery building (1988) and forty
acres of vineyards two miles
inland from the Connecticut
1480 Litchfield Turnpike (US Route 202),
New Hartford CT 06057-3210
131 Tower Road,
Brookfield CT 06804
Overseen by a medical doctor, Paul DiGrazia, MD, this family-owned vineyard specializes in "healthy wines" such as high-antioxidant wild blueberry, and wines without sulfites.
1339 Whirlwind Hill Road,
29 Chestnut Hill Road (off CT Route 118),
Litchfield CT 06759
12 Orchard Lane, Gales Ferry CT 06335 (Tel: 860-464-7305)
Wines from apples, cranberries, peaches and other fruits, as well as varietal apple hard ciders.
25 Hopkins Road (off CT Route 45),
Warren/New Preston CT 06777
Among Connecticut's oldest vineyards, Hopkins is housed in a historic barn on a two-century-old farm overlooking beautiful Lake Waramaug. Try their méthode champenoise sparkling wines.
535 Town Hill Road (CT Route 219),
74 Chester Maine Road,
North Stonington CT
A beautiful winery producing both Estate Connecticut
white wines, and red wines from fine Napa Valley
Tree Hill Road,
Shelton CT 06484
Grape wines and wines made from other
99 Lower Road,
East Canaan CT 06024-2624
825 Colonel Ledyard Highway (CT Route
Ledyard CT 06339
14 Alberts Hill Road (Exit 10
(Newtown) CT 06482-1013
Tel: 203-426-1533 or toll-free 866-599-9463
42 Ives Road,
Goshen CT 06756-2118
Tel: 860-491-9906, firstname.lastname@example.org
15 Windswept Hill Road, Wallingford CT 06492 (Tel: 203-284-0123)
A family winery
producing dry, semi-sweet and sweet wines from vinifera and hybrid grapes.
100 Miller Road, Preston CT 06365 (Tel: 860-383-4278)
Wines from Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, Riesling, Triaminette, Vidal Blanc and Baco Noir grapes.
11 Shailor Hill Road,
Colchester CT 06415
Local wines made from grapes grown using environmentally
sensitive sustainable agricultural methods.
100 Miller Road,
Preston CT 06365-8550
French-American hybrid grapes are featured at this reltively new vineyard housed in a modernized barn with fine panoramic views.
349 Elm Street,
Stonington CT 06378
Tel: 800-818-7258, 860-415-9072
Overlooking salt marshes from its restored 1930s aircraft hangar, Saltwater makes eight wines, offers tastings, and sometimes has live music on summer weekends. It's a favorite for weddings as well.
128 Ford Road, Woodbridge CT 06525
Family-owned vineyard in the Italian tradition, with wines from Seyval Blanc, Vidal Blanc, St Croix, Frontenac, Cabernet Franc and Merlot
108 Wade Road,
Pomfret CT 06258-0001
Connecticut's largest winery, and one of its
oldest and most beautiful, with its own gourmet restaurant, the Fireside Tavern.
523 Taugwonk Road,
Stonington CT 06378-1805
Tel: 860-535-1222, toll-free
Fine wines available for tasting seven days
a week, only a few miles from Long Island Sound,
near all of southeastern Connecticut's attractions.
599 Old Middle Street (CT Route 63),
Goshen CT 06756-2205
A 40-acre, family-owned, sustainably-farmed
vineyard in the Litchfield Hills making wines
from vinifera and hybrid grapes. Picnic tables,
views, and tastings all year on weekends, plus
daily except Tuesday and Wednesday from May
to October. More...
848 CT Route 171
Woodstock CT 06281
11 Walker Road, Woodbury CT (Tel: 203-263-0768)
Small family vineyard making four wines, red and white.
32 Route 37 East,
Sherman CT 06784
Just across Long Island Sound to the south
of the Connecticut
Shoreline, the North
Fork of Long Island NY boasts a fine array of
vineyards only a short ferry cruise away. More...