Nestled between Lake Michigan and Green Bay, the Door County Wine Trail is an expedition wine lovers can’t get enough of! It is composed of 8 unique wineries throughout Door County and offers travelers a delicious and memorable experience. Many of our past visitors love embarking on the Door County Wine Trail, and we’re sure you will too! If you’re not sure which of the wineries to visit along the way, here is a list of our personal top picks to help you get started!
There are even more Door County wineries and breweries to discover beyond the Door County Wine Trail. Download your free copy of our Vacation Guide to discover them all, plus great recommendations for local dining, shopping, and more!
5 of the Best Wineries on the Door County Wine Trail
1. Stone’s Throw Winery in Baileys Harbor, WI
Using only the finest California grapes, Stone’s Throw Winery handcrafts delicious and elegant wines that will send your taste buds on an unforgettable journey. Their traditional selections range from whites, reds, sparkling, and much more that will suit your very specific tastes. They also offer a variety of tours that provide you with an exclusive behind-the-scenes peek of the wine-making process!
2. Harbor Ridge Winery in Egg Harbor, WI
Despite being one of the county’s newest wineries, Harbor Ridge has already established itself as one of the best in Door County! They craft an array of red, white, and fruit wines using only the finest ingredients, most of which are grown right in the county. Many visitors have raved over their out-of-the-ordinary yet irresistible flavors such as chocolate, plum, cherry, and more! Aside from tasty wines, you will also find items such as craft beer, soaps, or fresh Wisconsin cheese!
3. Door Peninsula Winery in Sturgeon Bay, WI
This is Door County’s oldest winery and also one of the most impressive! Over 45 traditional wines are crafted and bottled here 6 days per week. Visitors to the winery will be able to sample cheeses, oils, and vinegar while they sip on their favorite wines. Door Peninsula Winery is a great place to enjoy a light, romantic lunch during your vacation.
4. Lautenbach’s Orchard Country Winery and Market
Orchard Country Winery resides in a renovated dairy barn and produces some of the most award-winning wines in the region! The best part? Each wine is crafted from the fruits that are grown right on the property. During your visit, you’ll enjoy complimentary tastings of the winery’s best drinks and even shop for farm-fresh products including bakery items, artisan cheeses, jams, salsa, and pie fillings.
5. Door 44 Winery
This winery earns its name from the world-renowned Italian grape-growing regions, which are positioned at 44 degrees North Latitude! Using local and Upper Midwest grapes, Door 44 delivers award-winning wines to each and every glass. Their passion for what they do shows in their expertly crafted wines that have raked in several awards. You’re invited to find your favorite wine, sit back, and enjoy the lovely views.
Enjoy a Much-Needed Romantic Getaway to The Ashbrooke in Door County
We invite you to experience all of Door County’s memorable wineries, restaurants, and more during you stay at The Ashbrooke. Our adults-only hotel is perfect for couples and offers amenities you won’t find in generic Door County hotels. Our rooms and suites are perfectly appointed for your comfort and leisure. We also offer tempting packages and specials to make your stay even more special. Book your room for the 2017 season today or take a look at our Free Vacation Guide for more information on the local area!