Wine lovers will find no shortage of vineyards and tasting rooms to explore in and around Jacksonville. The Applegate Valley Wine Trail is a guide to many of the best wines in the Rogue Valley, and also to some of the most breathtaking views in Southern Oregon.
Quady North prides itself in cultivating small batch wines with attention to the finest details. At the tasting room, visitors can enjoy a flight of five featured wines or indulge in a bottle. Élan is pleased to present a selection of Quady North wines made available for purchase in each suite.
During the warmer months, South Stage Cellars’ parklike setting is the perfect place to enjoy the music of talented musicians from our region. Offering award-winning wines from their own vineyards as well as other wineries, the Cellar’s selective bistro menu provides delicious accompaniment to the live music and wine. On Wednesdays, South Stage Cellars partners with C St Bistro to provide a scrumptious dinner special by reservation.
DANCIN Vineyards’ award-winning wines have garnered the attention of both local and national publications, most notably for their Chardonnay and Pinot Noir varietals. Élan is proud to offer complimentary flights of the vineyard’s favorite wines when you visit Dancin. The sprawling grounds of the winery are a spectacular place to spend a leisurely afternoon, boasting a multitude of patios, picnic tables, koi pond and gardens. Enjoy sampling the wine menu alongside farm fresh, locally sourced dishes. And feel free to bring your little ones — DANCIN Vineyards is family-friendly.
A family-owned cuvee winery located just beyond the neighboring town of Ruch, Red Lily’s mission to create the finest Spanish-inspired wines yields remarkable Tempranillo and Verdejo varietals you won’t forget. Enjoy the beautiful riverside grounds along with wine and local music during Red Lily’s summer concert series, Music on the Beach. The winery provides a food menu of classic favorites and unique specials to compliment your tasting — and don’t forget to sample their award-winning dessert wine, Night School.
Although the Applegate Valley is renowned for its wine, remember that Oregon is also home to some of the finest craft breweries in the nation. Beerworks is a microbrewery offering twelve handpicked beers on tap as well as over 100 different bottled brews from Oregon and beyond. The neighborhood pub doesn’t serve food, yet is located directly below La Fiesta Restaurant, offering menu items for delivery while you enjoy your brew, good people, a fine music soundtrack and perhaps a televised game or two.