Breweries + Wineries + Distilleries
Fall is a great time to discover the area’s wineries, breweries and distilleries. Whether you prefer wine, beer or spirits, there’s something for everyone at these fun-filled destinations. Take a tour of a local distillery, winery or brewery, then enjoy a flight of the business’ offerings. There’s so much to learn when you’re sipping local!
William Chris Vineyards1
One of the Hill Country’s most well-known wineries features a generous selection of Texas-made wines and is home of the Hye Society, a members club with perks to tempt the finest palettes.
Ranch Rider Spirits3
Making better-for-you canned spirits from Ranch Water to Palomas from their home in Dripping Springs.
Texas AVA Tasting Room4
C.L. Butaud and Wine for the People joined forces December 2020 to both serve their wines (sometimes in the same flight) at Texas AVA Tasting Room
French Connection Winery5
The place to go for wine that’s made by a French winemaker, but from 100 percent Texan grapes grown on their property in Hye.
This sister property of William Chris Vineyards, (which was once a gas station!) is a cozy place to taste Texas wines and enjoy live music.
ST Elmo Brewing Co7
Try the large selection of brews in the beer garden or to-go
Wimberley Valley Winery8
Just 40 mins outside of Austin, Wimberley Winery has a farm-themed tasting room and you can feed the pony's outside
Wanderlust Wine Co9
With a style all their own, at Wanderlust Wine you can try over 50 wines - all on tap!