HOURS


CURRENT HOURS: NOVEMBER - April

  • Sun-Thur: 12-5

  • Fri & Sat: 12-6

  • Live Music Sat from 2-6

NOTE: Out of respect for our wedding couples, we do not allow non-Carlos Creek wedding parties on site in wedding attire at any time


MAY - OCTOBER

  • Daily: 11-6

  • Live Music Sat from 2-6

  • Memorial Weekend - Labor Day Weekend: Live Music Sunday from 1-5

We are open 7 days a week year-round (WOW that's a lot!), but hey, we aren't animals... 

CLOSED DATES:

  • New Year's Day

  • Easter

  • Thanksgiving

  • Christmas Eve

  • Christmas Day

  • September 12th & 16th*

*We are also closed the day before and the day after our Grape Stomp Festival - everyone needs a little time off

TOURS


SELF GUIDED TOUR - FREE 

This family-friendly tour takes place in our wine cave and includes the history of Carlos Creek and the Minnesota wine industry, an introduction to cold-climate viticulture, an overview of the grapes we grow at Carlos Creek, our winemaking process, the benefits of barrel aging, and more. Guests are free to tour at their leisure, whenever we are open.

 

Private PRODUCTION & VINEYARD TOUR  |  $100 |

Available by appointment only. Take a walking tour of our vineyards and our new production facility, and barrel room. Learn about Minnesota wine grapes and an in-depth presentation on wine making and barrel aging.   50 minutes. Must make a reservation prior to arrival | 320.846-5443

Group reservations are required for groups of 10 or more.

TASTINGS


WALK-IN TASTINGS AT THE TASTING BAR:  $10 (keep your wine glass)

Come and taste our wines whenever we're open!  Choose from over 20 wines to sample with our open sampling and keep our souvenir glass when you're done.  

Make sure to buy a glass or bottle of wine and keep that lovely glass filled - an empty wine glass is such a sad thing.  No reservations are necessary unless you're bringing more than 10 people.

NOTE: We stop selling wine tastings 30 minutes before close each day to assure guests have plenty of time to enjoy all their samples.


Reserve room enhanced tasting
$25/person  | Saturdays at 1PM

Enjoy our exclusive sampling experience with our trained wine educator in our Reserve Room. Sample some of our most award winning & high-end wines chosen by our winemakers and take home our custom Reserve wine glass. While sampling, enjoy an artisan cured meat & cheese board. Limited to 16 people with a minimum of 6 people. If the 6 person minimum is not reached, we will inform you three days prior and refund your purchase. Purchase all the tickets and have a private tasting. 45 minutes. $25/person

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MEET THE TASTING ROOM LEAD TEAM

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Michele (Mickie) Bell

TASTING ROOM MANAGER