The Biltmore Estate Winery is the most visited winery in the country and with good reason! Read on and take a stroll with us through this one-of-a-kind winery. Afterward, if you are looking for more unique ways to get a taste of Asheville, download our free Chimney Rock/Lake Lure Vacation Guide. Our guide is full of suggestions on cooking classes, local breweries, top restaurants, and more.
Your Guide to Biltmore Estate Winery
Welcome to Biltmore Estate Winery
Not only is the Biltmore Estate Winery home to an extraordinary wine collection, but it also boasts equally spectacular views. Here, visitors can enjoy the gorgeous scenery of the surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains while choosing from an impressive selection of reds, whites, and roses. With an outstanding 8,000 estate acres, a trip to this winery is a must for both wine aficionados and those looking to learn more about the history of Biltmore.
What to Expect
Whether you are visiting for Christmas or planning a summer trip, you can always look forward to daily wine tastings at the Biltmore Estate Winery. Complimentary wine tasting is one of the great perks included with your admission, and there are more than 20 samples to choose from. After your tasting, enjoy your favorite wines by the glass at the Biltmore Wine Bar. Gourmet cheeses and artisan truffles are also on the menu!
An Amazing Look Behind the Scenes
In addition to complimentary tastings, a variety of specialty experiences are available throughout the year at Biltmore Estate Winery. These unique tours and experiences will truly complete your winery experience! Delve into the fermentation process and the history of the vineyards with the “Behind the Scenes Winery Tour & Tasting”. Other popular options include the Wine & Cheese Hour, Red Wine & Chocolate Tasting, and the Vine to Wine Tour. For a full list of specialty experiences, visit the Biltmore Estate Winery website.
Take Home a Taste of Biltmore
If you are wondering where to buy Biltmore wine, look no further than the Biltmore Winery Gift Shop. Here, you will find all your favorite bottles to take back home. If you forget to stop by the gift shop during your visit, you can also order from gift shop’s online store.
The Biltmore Estate Package at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant
Between lodging and tickets to Biltmore, the cost of your vacation can quickly add up. Take advantage of our Biltmore Estate Package to save on tickets, lunch, and dinner.
When you book any of our lovely accommodations, like the Terrace King, you can always look forward to the best amenities and top-notch service. Daily, gourmet breakfast, beautiful views of Chimney Rock, our outdoor Jacuzzi and patio, our dinner restaurant, and spa services are a few perks that our guests enjoy. When you are ready to plan your vacation, check our availability and book your stay. We can’t wait to host you at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant!
A trip to the Biltmore Estate winery is just one unique way to get a taste of Asheville! If you are thirsty (or hungry) for more, read our blog on Asheville cooking classes.