Banner Elk Winery has set the standard for crafting wines in the High Country that stand among the finest in the country. Our vineyards offer engaging Wine Tastings and glimpse into what the storied High Country Wine Region is truly made of.
Embark on a journey into the North Carolina wines!
Discover our selection of wines
The Banner Elk Winery winemaking team crafts each wine with the varietal character in mind, choosing gentle techniques tailored to bring out the aromas and flavors that each grape variety develops. The resulting wines have exceptional value tested by customers and awarded by regional and international wine contests.
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Our wines and their food pairings:
Here are some of the most awarded wines Banner Elk Winery produces as well as the foods we recommend they go along with:
|Banner Elk Winery Wine||Food pairing|
|Marechal Foch||Creamy cheeses
Tomato based pastas
|Cabernet Sauvignon||Prime rib
A variety of hearty artisan cheeses
Entrees of chicken
|High Country Rosé||Light cheeses
|Banner Elk White||Grilled salmon
|Banner Elk Red||Meats
|Banner Elk Blueberry Wine (Estate)||Vegetarian entrées
|Banner Elk Blueberry Ice (Estate)||Toasted nuts
Thai & Asian cuisines
Please remember that our WINE SELECTION may change based on availability, harvest, and season. We continually strive to expand the variety of wines we offer to our customers.
The most recent reviews for our winery and wines
"Best Winery in Banner Elk"
Wonderful winery in Banner Elk. Close to skiing and shopping. Great wines. Love their blueberry wine and their jalapeño sangria. Wine tastings available or buy a bottle/ glass and just enjoy listening to live music. Great place for all ages. Wonderful service, great staff. Great way to relax and spend the afternoon.
Lisa was awesome in our wine tasting experience. She is extremely knowledgeable & a great host!! What a great wine adventure. Great wines with wonderful tastings of chocolate pairings. This is a must visit if you are a wine enthusiast!!
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Tour & Tasting
Choose the season you wish to visit us and have a wonderful tasting experience. The winery is open daily from noon until 6:00 PM. Enjoy our
beautiful outdoor patio year round, or relax in the enclosed tasting room.
Tours are available May - September, Saturday and Sunday, from 2:30pm and 4:30pm, by appointment only.
Amidst the winery setting, customers may view our gallery collection of original pieces of art from renowned local and international artists, updated throughout the year.
To learn more about our winery and wine,
or to plan your visit over the phone,
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