Grapes love sandy, well drained slopes in the mountains. As such, Colorado is developing a reputation as a region of fine wines. This page lists wineries, vineyards and wine tasting locations in the Denver Metro area.
Bonacquisti Wine Company (www.denverwine.net) A funky urban winery with a tasting room, by appointment, at 4640 Pecos Street.
Racks Full of Wine (www.racksfullofwine.com) Racks Full of Wine, by Backwoods Arts, offers a unique selection of wine and liquor bottle holders.
Allis Ranch Winery (www.allisranchwine.com) A boutique winery near Sedalia specializing in Rhone verietals.
Aspen Peak Cellars (www.aspenpeakcellars.com) Aspen Peak Cellars is a combination micro winery and Bed & Breakfast in Conifer, CO
Avanti Winery (www.avantiwinery.com) Avanti Winery is located on Bowles Avenue in Littleton. They offer a selection of 25 wines. They also have a humidor with fine cigars.