Denver wineries and wine tasting rooms are now getting the recognition of having some of the best tasting wines produced in the US. As new wineries are starting to spring up, expanding production and building new tasting facilities wine is fast becoming the new beverage of choice in Colorado. A perk of these local wineries is that you can get to meet the winemakers and learn a bit about the winemaking process.

HERE ARE THE TOP 5 BEST DENVER WINERIES TO VISIT THIS SUMMER

1. BALISTRERI VINEYARDS.

LOCATED JUST 10 MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN DENVER. BALISTRERI VINEYARDS, A FAMILY-OWNED AND OPERATED WINERY LOCATED IN DENVER, IS WIDELY KNOWN FOR THEIR AWARD-WINNING WINES. THEY ARE IN FACT, HANDCRAFTED TRADITIONALLY AND PRODUCED WITHOUT ANY ADDITION OF SULFITES OR OTHER CHEMICALS.

2. WILD WOMEN WINE.

CELEBRATING THEIR 10TH YEAR ANNIVERSARY, WILD WOMEN WINE, A COLORADO BOUTIQUE WINERY AND TASTING ROOM IS LOCATED IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN DENVER. IF YOU’RE INTERESTED IN CREATING A CUSTOM WINE THAT SATISFIES YOUR PALATE, THEIR EXPERIENCED VINTNER WILL GUIDE YOU THROUGH DESIGNING YOUR VERY OWN WINE.

3. THE INFINITE MONKEY THEOREM URBAN WINERY

THE INFINITE MONKEY THEOREM, AN URBAN WINERY OPERATING IN A BACK ALLEY OF THE RINO ARTS DISTRICT IN DENVER. THEIR TASTING ROOMS ARE OPEN DAILY. THEY ARE WELL KNOWN FOR THEIR CANNED WINE. AVAILABLE IN WHITE, RED, MOSCATO, ROSE, DRY HOPPED PEAR CIDER, AND DRY HOPPED SAUV BLANC.

4. KINGMAN ESTATES WINERY

KINGMAN ESTATES WINERY DEDICATED TO PRODUCING GREAT WINES THAT REFLECT THE CHARACTER OF THE LAND AND PEOPLE OF COLORADO. PURCHASING IN BULK GRAPES PRIMARILY FROM COLORADO VINEYARDS. THEY SELL THEIR WINES THROUGH OUR TASTING ROOM, LOCAL LIQUOR STORES, AND AT COLORADO WINE FESTIVALS.

5. MILE HIGH WINERY

PRODUCING HANDCRAFTED WINE IN DOWNTOWN DENVER’S RINO DISTRICT. MILE HIGH WINERY SPECIALIZES IN BOLD REDS AND HAS WON MEDALS FOR A VARIETY OF VINTNER JON BRICKNER’S WINES.

WANT TO PARTICULARLY VISIT THESE DENVER WINERIES IN ONE GO? THEN, BOOK A TOUR WITH MILE HIGH WINE TOURS’ GROUP GUIDED WINE TOURS! THEY ARE ESPECIALLY PERFECT FOR CORPORATE EVENTS, BACHELORETTE OR BIRTHDAY PARTIES, AND ANY SPECIAL OCCASION.

YOU WILL TRULY EXPERIENCE AND TASTE THE BEST THAT DENVER URBAN WINERIES HAVE TO OFFER. SAMPLE DELIGHTFUL GOURMET FOOD FOR INSTANCE AND TASTE COLORADO’S BEST WINES WITH YOUR VERY OWN CHAUFFEUR! SURELY ONE EXPERIENCE THAT YOU SHOULDN’T MISS!