Carolina Heritage — an organic experience in wines

Carolina Heritage — an organic experience in wines

When Pat Colwell agreed in 2003 to follow her husband’s dream of owning a vineyard, she said she’d only do so if it was an organic farm. T...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Welcome to winter wine season in North Carolina

Welcome to winter wine season in North Carolina

While the temperatures may be chilly and the vines look dead, in North Carolina grapes are hard at work during winter, getting some much needed rest i...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Calendar of events

Jan. 14• 1 to 5 p.m., Round Peak Vineyards, 765 Round Peak Church Road, Mount Airy, will host a Signature Series wine blending event, during whi...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Welcome back West Bend Winery

Welcome back West Bend Winery

Before there was a Yadkin Valley American Viticultural Area (AVA), there was West Bend Winery in Lewisville. One of the oldest wineries and vineyards ...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Christy’s Inn opens in East Bend

Christy’s Inn opens in East Bend

EAST BEND — The East Bend town limits are gaining a new addition this summer, as Christy’s Inn has officially opened its doors for reserva...

January 15th, 2017 updated: January 15th, 2017. |  


Eighth annual Budbreak festival prepares to pour

Eighth annual Budbreak festival prepares to pour

Budbreak wine and craft beer festival will be celebrating its eighth annual gathering featuring North Carolina wines in Mount Airy with the 2017 event...

January 15th, 2017 |  


River House brings travelers to Yadkin County

River House brings travelers to Yadkin County

EAST BEND — Off the beaten path beside of the Yadkin River in East Bend sits a 1955 mid-century home conveniently known as the River House.In 20...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Surry Community offering viticulture workshops this winter

DOBSON — Surry Community College is offering several enriching courses this winter for those looking to learn more about viticulture — the...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Appalachian High Country AVA becomes North Carolina’s fifth official wine region

BANNER ELK — The Appalachian High Country AVA has officially become North Carolina’s fifth American Viticultural Area. Grape growers and w...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Surry Sonker Trail adds new downtown Elkin restaurant

Surry Sonker Trail adds new downtown Elkin restaurant

The Surry Sonker Trail now has eight stops serving the county’s popular local dessert. Southern On Main recently joined the trail after opening ...

December 1st, 2016 |