Connecticut Valley Winery, LLC

1480 Litchfield Turnpike, New Hartford, CT 06057.

Rte. 202.  (860) 489-Wine (9463). The Ferraro family invites you to come and enjoy their distinctive award-winning wines. Browse Judy's Gift Shop. Open mid Feb. – Dec. Sat. & Sun. noon to 5. Open Fri., Sat. & Sun. during Passport Program - May - Nov. 12-5 p.m. Gift certificates available. Last tasting 4:30. On the CT Wine Trail.

DiGrazia Vineyards

131 Tower Rd., Brookfield, CT 06804.

This winery offers informative guided winery tours and wine tasting daily from 11-5. Country gift shop, outdoor & indoor seating, outside food allowed in, we do not offer food for sale, larger groups 10 plus please call otherwise no reservation needed. Full range of Estate Bottled table and dessert wines made from grapes as well as Connecticut grown apple, blueberry and pear. Children, larger vehicles and pets always welcome. For seasonal events digraziavineyards.com, phone (203) 775-1616.

Haight-Brown Vineyard

29 Chestnut Hill Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759.

1 mi. east of Litchfield Green, off Rte. 118.  (860) 567-4045. Winery and visitors center overlooking the historic Town of Litchfield. "Connecticut's First Established Winery" is open 7 days a week May – October. Open Fri. thru Sun. off season. Call for hours. Private events or Group Tours by appt. Wine tastings, specialty gift shop, and our delightful vineyard walk. Check website for Wine Education Classes, and other special events. On the CT Wine Trail.

Hopkins Vineyard

25 Hopkins Rd., New Preston, CT 06777.

(860) 868-7954. High above the shores of beautiful Lake Waramaug in the Litchfield Hills of the Western, CT Highlands, Hopkins Vineyard offers tasting and sales of award-winning estate bottled wines grown on 30 acres adjacent to the winery. The Hayloft Wine Bar serves wines by the glass and the Vineyard Shop has a unique selection of gifts and locally grown goods. Family owned farm since 1787 welcomes visitors and hosts special events year round. Winery hours: Jan.-Feb.: Fri.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 11-5; Mar.-Apr.: Wed.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-6; May-Oct.: Mon.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-7, Sun. 11-6; Nov.-Dec.: Mon.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5. On the CT Wine Trail.

Jerram Winery

535 Town Hill Rd., New Hartford, CT 06057.

Rte. 219.  (860) 379-8749. In a historic district, taste the wine, chat with the winemaker, walk the vineyards and perhaps have a picnic lunch with one of our award-winning wines. Open Fri. -Sun. 11 -5, May -Dec. Jan. - Mar. weekends Sat. - Sun. 12 -4. Call first. Closed April. Open most Monday holidays.

Jones Winery & Jones Family Farms

606 Walnut Tree Hill Rd., Shelton, CT

(203) 929-8425. Located in the scenic White Hills of Shelton, Jones Winery offers award-winning CT grown wines, including estate grown Pinot Gris and Cabernet Franc. Voted Best CT Wine by CT Magazine in 2010, 2011, 2012; and Best CT Vineyard in 2013. Enjoy a vineyard view, glass of wine, and light refreshments on the Tasting Room patio. The Harvest Kitchen offers wine education and hands-on cooking classes. Jones Family Farms opens seasonally for u-pick strawberries, blueberries, pumpkins, and Christmas trees. Tasting Room open mid-March to May, Fri.-Sun. 11-5; June to mid-Nov., Thurs.-Sun. 11-5; mid-Nov.- Dec. see website for extended hours.

Land of Nod Winery

99 Lower Road, East Canaan, CT 06024.

(860) 824-5225. Nationally recognized bicentennial farm located in the Litchfield Hills, the Land of Nod Winery has been serving the local community for over eleven generations. We offer both grape and fruit wines including Bianca, Corot Noir, Marquette, Peach, Raspberry, and Blueberry Raspberry Medley. In addition to wine our farm offers other CT grown products such as Maple syrup, yarn, and handmade wreaths. We encourage picnicking. Private fly-fishing instruction by ORVIS is offered by appointment. See website for more details. Open Sat. & Sun. Apr. - Nov. 8th 11-5. Open Fri. from Memorial Day Weekend until Labor Day Weekend 11-5. Open on Memorial Day and Labor Day, 11-5. Closed Easter Sunday.

McLaughlin Vineyards

14 Albert's Hill Rd., Sandy Hook, CT 06482.

(203) 426-1533. McLaughlin Vineyards is located on a 160 acre farm along the Housatonic River in scenic Sandy Hook. A multi-seasonal operation, the winery features wine tastings, wine education classes, hiking trails, picnicking, vintage baseball games, special events, corporate and private functions and a country store filled with gourmet and wine related items, and their estate-tapped, produced and bottled, pure maple syrup. Open daily Jun.-Dec. 11-5. Jan. – May Wed.-Sun. 11-5. Sunday Music Series May – Oct. On the CT Wine Trail.

Miranda Vineyard

42 Ives Rd., Goshen, CT 06756.

(860) 491-9906. Ideally located in the rolling Litchfield Hills, near covered bridges, antique shops and historic inns. Its bright and airy tasting room and large exterior deck make an excellent place to sit, relax, have a glass of wine and enjoy the company of good friends. Open Fri., Sat., & Sun. 12 - 5 with extended summer & holiday hours.

Sunset Meadow Vineyards

599 Old Middle St., Goshen, CT 06756.

Rte. 63.  (860) 201-4654. With over 50 acres of planted vineyards and 13,000 sustainably farmed vines Sunset Meadow Vineyards is proud to be one of Connecticut's premier vineyards located in the picturesque rolling hills of Litchfield County with spectacular panoramic views. Open year round, guests can enjoy our award-winning estate wines in our originally constructed 1800's barn-style tasting room. On the CT Wine Trail.