The Coastal Wine Trail, developed by The Southern New England Appellation winds through the heart of the Southeastern New England AVA (designated wine grape-growing region) and features three of our beautiful Newport County wineries. Spend two to three days venturing through historic cities and charming villages to visit the fourteen locally owned wineries that call this region home.
Enter to win one of four 2015 Passport Prizes when you visit six of the 14 wineries included on the trail.
2015 Passport Prizes
Grand Prize Seven-Day Bermuda Cruise 12 winery stamps to qualify
Second Prize Two-night Cape Cod Getaway 10 winery stamps to qualify
Third Prize $700 in Gift Certificates ($50 gift certificates to each winery) 8 winery stamps to qualify
Fourth Prize $350 in Gift Certificates ($25 gift certificates from each winery) 6 winery stamps to qualify
Visit www.coastalwinetrail.com for more details
Newport County Wineries:
Founded by John & Paul Nunes in 1995, Newport Vineyards is the largest grower of wine grapes in New England. The winery produces over 20,000 cases of estate-grown wine each year through sustainable farming methods on nearly 60-acres of historically preserved farmland. Recognized as a landmark destination in Newport County, the winery offers multiple experiences including: daily tours and tastings, Brix Restaurant, Fatullis Bakery & Deli, a marketplace, event venues, seasonal live music and public activities.
Greenvale VineyardsGreenvale Vineyards, located along the beautiful Sakonnet River, has been dedicated to quality wine growing since 1982. Owned by the same family since 1863, the vineyards 100% Estate Grown fruit and award-winning wines are nurtured by an idyllic setting, rich history and commitment to the preservation of open space. Located 6 miles from downtown Newport. Open year round. Live Jazz, every Saturday afternoon from May 2nd December 12th. Listed on the National and State Registers of Historic Places.
Carolyns Sakonnet VineyardCarolyns Sakonnet Vineyard is a premier Rhode Island destination that enlivens the senses, delights the mind and allows the spirit to be recharged by the alchemy of the earths abundance. Founded in 1975, the vineyard produces over thirty acres of award winning varietals like Chardonnay, Gewurztraminer, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc and Vidal Blanc. The vineyard hosts an annual concert series, many other local events and is the perfect setting for a variety of special occasions.
Open Year Round Friday thru Sunday Friday 12pm-9pm with Live Music 6pm-9pm Saturday 12pm-6pm Sunday 12pm-6pm with Live Music 2pm-5pm In Addition to the Above, Open May Thru October Wednesday Monday 12pm-6pm
74 Chester Main Road North Stonington, CT 06359 860.535.0202 www.jedwardswinery.com
Open year round, 6 days per week Monday Thursday 11am-5pm, Friday & Saturday 11am-8pm Public tours Saturday at 1pm & 3pm Closed Sundays
Open for tastings & tours Mid April- Mid November Friday, Saturday, & Sunday 12pm-5pm
Open Year Round Monday through Thursday 12pm-6pm Friday and Saturday 12pm-7pm Sunday 12pm-5pm
April Open Fri., Sat., and Mon. 11am-5pm Sun. 12pm-5pm May-Oct Open every day Mon.-Sat. 11am-5pm Sun. 12pm-5pm Nov-Dec 14 Open Fri., Sat., and Mon. 11am-5pm, Sun. 12pm-5pm Tastings every 1/2 hour Free Tours 1pm and 3pm, Memorial Day-Columbus Day