"4th Best Summer Weekend Escape"
- USA Today Travel 2014
Dahlonega’s award-winning wineries and vineyards offer homegrown hospitality and premier wine and food experiences. With favorable mountainous elevations and growing conditions, Dahlonega, Lumpkin County vineyards are annually producing around 100 acres of grapes (European, French hybrids and American varietals), yielding 23,000 bottled cases and attracting over 100,000 wine enthusiasts.
Our skilled, local winemakers enhance culinary and vintner arts as masters of grape cultivation and vintage production. Wine lovers not only get to sample and cellar the products but also come for the annual events, trails and festivals, exquisite dinners, and great live music. Five unique winery venues offer tours, tastings and impressive scenic views as well as destination wedding facilities.
Cavender Creek Vineyards and Winery is proud to be Dahlonega’s newest and smallest family farm winery. Only six years beyond planting the first vines, Cavender Creek gladly holds its wines up to the high standards of quality already established by the larger surrounding wineries.
The approximately 1400 cases produced per year are truly hand-crafted in a way afforded only by their limited production and attention to detail. The 15-acre property with 4 acres in vines produces mainly Petit Manseng, Cabernet Sauvignon and American Norton. You will find Cavender Creek Winery a great place to unwind and feel right at home.
Frogtown Cellars is a 57-acre vineyard and winery estate. By a wide margin, Frogtown is Georgia's most awarded winery in major U.S. Competions. Frogtown is home to over 22,000 grape vines on 42 acres, a tri-level gravity flow winery and a stunning cypress and timber-frame wine-tasting and event facility.
With a total of 25 different grape varieties, both red and white, Frogtown produces exclusively estate-grown wines under the Frogtown and Thirteenth Colony brand names. Frogtown Cellars is the destination winery for premium wines and event functions in the Northeast Georgia Mountains. Come experience the wine and hospitality that is Frogtown.
Montaluce Estates boasts a modern 25,000 square-foot winery reminiscent of a grand Tuscan villa with sweeping views of the vineyards and mountains beyond. On the winery's main floor, the handsome Tasting Room and beautiful restaurant Le Vigne offer a place to unwind and enjoy regionally sourced, seasonally inspired dishes alongside world class estate made wines that truly complement your meal.
Montaluce invites you to experience the beauty of the vineyards and taste the quality of the wines as they take their place as one of the premium wine estates located on the Dahlonega Plateau, one of the truly unique emerging wine-growing regions of the United States.
Three Sisters Vineyards is "Dahlonega's First Family Farm Winery" and Lumpkin County's founding wine grape grower. Each vintage production is 3500 - 4000 cases of 100% Georgia Grown estate wine. This beautiful 184 acre property hosts weddings, special events and is the annual home of the Georgia Wine Country Festival.
With a laid back and fun atmosphere, Three Sisters' Tasting Room welcomes wine and art lovers with a unique collection of Georgia and Southern folk art. Come relax on the Crush Pad Deck and Rock Wall Patio with a glass of wine at the place TurnerSouth named "Best Winery In The South."
With over 150 medals in Major US Competitions, including Georgia's First Ever Gold Medals at the prestigious San Fransisco Chronicle and Los Angeles International Wine Competitions and multiple Best of Category Awards, Wolf Mountain has established itself as a leader in fine wine production on the east coast.
These accolades, along with their combination of Traditional European and Southern Regional Cuisine, allow Wolf Mountain to provide Georgia's Premier Wine and Food Experience. The introduction of Georgia's First Gold Medal Winning Methode Champenoise Sparkling Wine help to ensure an exciting experience for all who come to enjoy Wolf Mountain's Hospitality.
While you are enjoying Dahlonega's many tours and tastes, visit our downtown district tasting rooms featuring regional Georgia wine selections.
Dahlonega Tasting Room featuring Habersham Wines
16 North Park Street, Dahlonega - Located in Historic Downtown Dahlonega
Folkways Craft Gallery & Cottage Vineyard Tasting Room
232-A East Main Street, Dahlonega - Located in Historic Downtown Dahlonega
Naturally Georgia - A Tiger Mountain Vineyards Tasting Room
90 Public Square North, Dahlonega - Located in Bleu Gallery
Simply Taste Buds & Georgia Wines Tasting Room
11 South Grove Street, Dahlonega - Located in the Carriage House Shoppes
Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber & Visitors Bureau | 13 South Park Street | Dahlonega, GA 30533 | (706) 864-3513 or (800) 231-5543