A visit to Biltmore Winery isn’t complete without experiencing the award-winning wines hand-crafted on the estate. Admission to America’s most-visited winery is included in estate admission and includes numerous opportunities to relax and sample seasonal wines.
Sample Biltmore Wines
After strolling through the Winery’s historic cellars, guests may enjoy a stop at the Tasting Room. Originally a barn for the estate’s pedigreed Jersey cattle, this room was transformed during a massive two-year renovation in 1985 to create the current Winery.
Today, the spacious room provides a casual atmosphere for sipping Biltmore wines with a Tasting Room host. The complimentary tasting includes a selection of Biltmore white and red wines. Our wine hosts guide guests through the tasting process with simple and easy tips that take away the intimidation factor for those new to wines. For guests who prefer not to sample, non-alcoholic grape juice is also available.
Fun Seminars Go Behind-the-Scenes
Those who want to delve deeper into Biltmore Wines can sign up for specialty wine seminars at an additional cost.
Vine to Wine Tour
– Discover how Biltmore grapes become our award-winning wines in this exclusive tour. Visit areas on the estate not normally seen by guests, including a trip to the vineyards and a walking production tour. Sample wine tastings conclude with a grand tasting.
Cost is $85 per person in addition to estate admission. Guests must be 21 years of age to attend.
The Red Wine & Chocolate Seminar reveals the science and fun behind the classic food and wine pairing. Discover why red wine is so sensational with a slice of chocolate cake. See how we craft our award-winning red wines, and then try your hand at some personal research. Samples of Biltmore red wines are accompanied by chocolates, ending the session on a sweet note. Available to guests ages 21. Cost is $20 per person in addition to estate admission.
Dive into the world of sparkling wine with the Biltmore Bubbles Tour. This 45-minute program examines the secret process of crafting wines in the French tradition. Tour the Winery’s champagne bottling room, then sample all six of BIltmore’s sparkling wines. Available to guests ages 21. Cost is $18 per person in addition to estate admission.
Located in Asheville, North Carolina, Biltmore was the vision of George W. Vanderbilt. Designed by Richard Morris Hunt, America’s largest home is a 250-room French Renaissance chateau, exhibiting the Vanderbilt family’s original collection of furnishings, art and antiques. Biltmore estate encompasses more than 8,000 acres including renowned gardens designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, the father of American landscape architecture. Today, Biltmore has grown to include Antler Hill Village, which features the award-winning Winery and Antler Hill Farm; the four-star Inn on Biltmore Estate; Equestrian Center; numerous restaurants; event and meeting venues; and Biltmore For Your Home, the company’s licensed products division. To learn more about Biltmore, or book a visit to Biltmore, go to www.biltmore.com
or call 877-BILTMOR