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


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Concert with Jonathan Byrd

Don’t miss this great show from Jonathan Byrd and The Pickup Cowboy! They will be performing at Cavender Creek Vineyards on Friday, February 9th, 2018 at 8:00pm. The concert will be held outdoors, so be sure to dress according to the weather! Bring your own lawn chair...

End of year update about the Dahlonega Plateau AVA

As the year draws to its close, it's time to review the status of the proposed Dahlonega Plataeau AVA. As you may remember, the petition for our local winegrowing region to join the 241 other designated American Viticulture Areas was regarded as "perfect" over a year...

A wine drought?

The "definitive" source of information on wine production and consumption is the International Organization of Vine and Wine (OVI). Their latest report, on the 2017 vintage, makes concerning reading. Obviously, the figures are provisional, but their estimates have...

Fact, Fiction, and Fun Wine Tasting

THIS CLASS HAS REACHED MAXIMUM CAPACITY. STAY TUNED FOR FUTURE WINE TASTING CLASSES. After the excitement of Thanksgiving, Christmas and the New Year, the winter months can turn a little flat as we wait for the snow to come and go. So join us at Cavender Creek Winery...

Yeast Matters

Fermentation matters. Without fermentation, there would be no bread, no yoghurt, no kimchi, no beer, not even any wine. And it is yeast which makes the fermentation process happen. This microscopic single-celled fungi turns carbohydrates into alcohol and carbon...

2017-2018 Holiday Hours

11.23.2017 - CLOSED 11.24.2017 - CLOSED 12.24.2017 - CLOSED 12.25.2017 - CLOSED 12.31.2017 - OPEN 1.1.2018 - CLOSED