American Wineries and Vineyards

Menu:

Latest News:

April 12, 2014
Interested in keeping the web site up-to-date? E-mail us to Adopt a State today!

July 17, 2012
Another round of website performance improvements. Enjoy!

Login

Username:

Password:


Or Register...
Reset Password

Popular Georgia Wineries

Shannon Vineyards
Meinhardt Vineyards &am...
1810 Country Inn and Wi...
Still Pond Vineyard and...
Sharp Mountain Vineyards
Georgia Winery, The
Fox Vineyard & Wine...
Meinhardt Vineyards and...
Persimmon Creek Vineyards
ShakeRag Cellars

Nearby States

Alabama Wineries
Florida Wineries
Georgia Wineries
North Carolina Wineries
South Carolina Wineries
Tennessee Wineries

Recent Winery Reviews

Apr 9, 2014
New Forks of Cheat Winery Journal Entry Forks of Cheat Winery
Apr 6, 2014
New Soine Vineyards Photo Soine Vineyards
New Soine Vineyards Journal Entry Soine Vineyards
New Shamrock Vineyard Photo Shamrock Vineyard
New Shamrock Vineyard Journal Entry Shamrock Vineyard
Apr 1, 2014
New Maiolatesi Wine Cellars Journal Entry Maiolatesi Wine Cellars
Mar 30, 2014
New Hedman Orchard and Vineyards Journal Entry Hedman Orchard and Vine...
New Fox Creek Vineyards Journal Entry Fox Creek Vineyards
New Cameo Vineyards Journal Entry Cameo Vineyards
New Blue Sky Vineyard and Winery Journal Entry Blue Sky Vineyard and W...
New Bretz Wildlife Lodge & Winery Journal Entry Bretz Wildlife Lodge & ...
New Alto Vineyards Journal Entry Alto Vineyards
New Blumenhof Vineyards and Winery Journal Entry Blumenhof Vineyards and...
Mar 27, 2014
New Ardon Creek Vineyard and Winery LLC Photo Ardon Creek Vineyard an...

Fox Vineyards & Winerywine glass

Contact Information

Address
225 Highway 11 South
Social Circle, GA 30025
Phone
Georgia Wine
E-mail
E-mail WineryEmptyGeorgia Wineries
Web
www.foxvinwinery.com
Wine Tasting
Tasting offered: Yes
Mon-Tue: No hours specified
Wed-Sat: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sun: 1:00pm - 6:00pm

Winery Photos

Be the first to upload a photo!

Map Near Fox Vineyards & Winery

Directions to Fox Vineyards & Winery

Your ZIP code

Winery Journal

Wine: 3 stars Winery: 4 stars Ambiance: 3 starsJun 27, 2010

Favorite Wine: Cynthiana (Norton)

Norton Wine Review: How can a winery that opened its facilities just over a year ago (11/08) get it soooooo right? As you walk up to the winery you are greeted by a "bottle bush" created by the Mississippi artist, Stephanie Dwyer (http://www.missmetaldesign.com/bottletrees). For me that was an indicator of something unusual to come. Boutier processes a slew of good California grape wines (Riesling, Pinot Grigio, Grenach Rose, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and a nice blend called Hot Flash which dumps together Petite Syrah, Malbec, and Shiraz). Boutier knows what to do with California grapes, unlike other unsuccessful east coast wineries attempting to do the same. But what they do with their own local grapes is even more fascinating. Unfortunately, because of PD vine problems, Boutier is ripping out lots of fifteen-year-old vines planted by the previous owners of the property and are limiting themselves now to experimenting with other varietals. What vines they did keep locally is outstanding; as, their Chardonnay, a Cabernet Sauvignon, a Merlot made from a nearby vineyard's grapes (did not taste), and a good young Cynthiana (aka Norton). This two year old Norton wine from five year old vines is produced by a Dutch vintner not formally trained, but who "cooks" up his concoctions by instinct as a master chef would follow his own inclinations. Their first two-year-old Norton released in March, 2010 and produced in stainless steel tanks laced with oak chips will amaze you for an initial production. None of the harsh tannins associated with even the best of Nortons to be found elsewhere. This is going to be a winery to return to with friends over the course of the next few years.

Add to the Winery Journal

Review WineryWrite a review today! Register now (free) or login to share your tasting experiences!

Wineries / Vineyards Near Fox Vineyards & Winery

Boutier WineryBoutier Winery - Danielsville, GA - 2.8 miles
Chateau Elan WineryChateau Elan Winery - Braselton, GA - 30.3 miles
Cottage Vineyard & Winery, TheCottage Vineyard & Winery, The - Cleveland, GA - 31.9 miles
Yonah Mountain VineyardsYonah Mountain Vineyards - Cleveland, GA - 33.8 miles
Serenity CellarsSerenity Cellars - Cleveland, GA - 34.9 miles

View more Georgia Wineries
View more American Wineries
This winery information last updated: Apr 15, 2014

Search American Wineries