The best wines are the ones we drink with friends.

Vineyards & Winery

Our mission is to make the best wine we can and serve it in a warm friendly atmosphere.

Cabin in the Vines

Reserve a night in our authentic 1820s log cabin with all of the modern amenities, of course!

Events & Weddings

We will soon be unveiling our new event center barn. Scheduled to open Spring of 2017!

Our Latest News


Old Wines with Robin Hall

New Vintage and Old Wine With the release of the latest vintage of Cavender Creek wines, it’s a good time to think about the historic origin of wine. Robin Hall, one of our Friday Club regulars, is a professionally trained wine educator. He will be giving an...


We are open for regular hours this Sunday, 1.8.2017! Brave the melting snow and come get your wine fix at Cavender Creek! We are open from 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM.  


Cavender Creek will be closed on Saturday, January 7th due to snow and ice on the roads in our surrounding area. Stay safe, and check back for hours tomorrow! Don’t hesitate to email for any time sensitive questions.

Food pairing

As I write, I have beside me a snappily titled brochure “Snapsguide för Lyckade Smakkombinationer” (a guide to combining food and Swedish schnapps). For generations, rules have been developed on what drink goes best with what food. And pairing wine and food has been...

Bigger bubbles make better sparkling wine

The most expensive champagnes should be the best – though marketing expertise may distort that relationship. And the assumed truth is that these best wine have the smallest bubbles (called mousse). Now Professor Gérard Liger-Belair, a respected physics researcher at...

A V A (updated)

This blog is really not about the glamorous multi-married film star Ava Gardner (maybe I am showing my age that I even remember her). Wine enthusiasts will know of the Appellation d’origine contrôlée (AC) designation which guarantee the origin (and occasionally...