Welcome to the heart of Colorado wine country. Shaded by the majestic beauty of the red rock cliffs and mesas that surround Grand Junction and Palisade, the Grand Valley is home to more than 20 wineries and vineyards that serve up some of Colorado’s best wines. You don’t need to be an expert to enjoy a summer afternoon wine tasting, winery tour or the annual Colorado Mountain Winefest, which is held every September. Visit Grand Junction and toast the best that Colorado wineries have to offer. You can also check out our free Wine Country ideas e-book.
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Colorado’s hot summer days and cool nights provide ideal conditions for growing grapes with well-balanced levels of sugar and acids. With most of its vineyards located between 4,000 and 7,000 feet in elevation, Colorado is also one of the highest growing regions in the world.
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Make your way to Peach Street Distillery to enjoy Gin and Tonics, Gin Rickys, Bloody Marys, and warm afternoon sun. The Palisade distillery specializes in...
According to the Colorado Wine Industry Development Board, 85 percent of Colorado's vineyard acreage is planted in premium vitis vinifera varietals, with...
Parker Carlson is serious about wine. But this award-winning Colorado vintner has a playful sense of humor and a down-home friendliness that sets him apart...
As the storied California Zephyr moves out of Denver toward the Continental Divide and a day of glorious scenery-gazing and wine-sipping on its way to Grand...