Any vintner could look at the Poconos Mountains and see that the terroir is ideal for wine grapes to thrive. It’s with this advantage and some determination that Poconos wineries produce fantastic varietals for your enjoyment. So, whether you’re in the Poconos for a vacation or otherwise, you don’t want to skip these great wineries. Take it from us: these three Pocono wineries should be on your list!
Of course, wineries in the Poconos aren’t the only thing that makes a visit here so wonderful. In our free Vacation Guide, you’ll find many great ideas to make your vacation extra special. Or, if you’d rather relax by Lake Wallenpaupack upon finishing your tour of these Poconos wineries, Silver Birches Resort is ready to receive you.
Explore These 3 Poconos Wineries
Antler Ridge Winery
Just minutes from Silver Birches Resort, Antler Ridge Winery’s tasting room sells award-winning wines, winemaking supplies for the home, and fresh juice, as well. The picturesque mountain view isn’t bad, either. The winery itself, located in Rome, PA, works with local vineyards in partnership to feature Pennsylvania-grown varietals in their fine wines. If winemaking is a venture you’d personally like to try, Antler Ridge Winery’s tasting room is also the ideal spot to find the supplies you need to succeed!
Mountain View Vineyard
Mountain View Vineyard and Distillery began as a dream and quickly flourished into what it is today. The 90-acre farm is home to thousands of vines that you can tour on Saturdays and Sundays at noon. Tours of the distillery are also available on Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. While on the tour of the vineyard, you can sample their wine for $5 which includes five wine samples and a souvenir wine glass!
For a unique experience and even more unique wine, head over to BashaKill Vineyards! Located an hour away from Silver Birches Resort in Wurtsboro, NY, BashaKill ages its wine in American and French Oak barrels stored in a cave. They produce semi-sweet Germanic wines, robust reds, rosé, and more. They also ferment kombucha, produce beer, and mix cocktails! You can visit on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. from April 1st to December 24th.
Plan a Poconos Wine Tour This Summer
When you’re not exploring these great Poconos wineries, you’ll want to relax by Lake Wallenpaupack at the premier place to stay: Silver Birches Resort. Our beautiful rooms are both comfortable and conveniently located near the best things to do in the area. You’ll love stepping out of your door to the lake, enjoying dinner at The Dock (check out their wine list), going into Hawley for coffee at Cocoon Coffee House, and more. Whether you’re looking for a quick getaway or a family vacation, our rooms are the perfect home away from home! Browse our availability and see for yourself how wonderful a Poconos vacation can be. And, don’t forget to download our free Vacation Guide for great things to do while you’re here!