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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

Our new event venue barn is ready! Contact us for prices and availability!

Our Latest News


 

Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Appreciation Night

Our owner, Claire Livingston, would like to thank everyone who showed her kindness and encouragement after a tree fell on her home during Hurricane Irma. We will be hosting an "appreciation night" at Cavender Creek Vineyards and Winery! There will be an ice cream...

The latest about the Dahlonega Plateau AVA

The news is that there is no news.  No progress at all on the establishment of the Dahlonega Plateau AVA.  Expected announcements in June never happened, and subsequent hopes for a September declaration also seem doomed. The rumors I have heard are that the US...

An introduction to wine

Have you ever wondered about those gods of the wine world who can identify a wine in a blind tasting – even to the vintage year? How do they do it – and could you do so also? What about those wines getting 90 or more points in magazine reviews – why does nobody ever...

August/September Live Music Schedule

8/26: Mike Rogers 8/25: Charlie Lyman (All proceeds go to support TLC Humane Society) 9/2: Brandon Reeves 9/3: Tommy Joe 9/9: Teddy Baker 9/16: Mike Rogers 9/23: Paul Cable 9/24: Philip Dudley 9/30: Nathaniel...

The Best of Friends?

Some grape varieties seem to like certain other varieties. They both do well in the same terroirs. To think of just a few: Viognier and Syrah are both characteristic of the Northern Rhone river region in France (and are blended, white and red, to make the famous...