New Wines and Wines on the Horizon…

NEW RELEASES –

  • Mountain Mama Madness White: Our most popular dry white, a non-oaked Chardonnay with a hint of Viogner.
  • Mourvedre: A new varietal on our list, dry white with light fruit notes.
  • Midnight Moonlight: a lightly sweet Viogner/Riesling blend.

ON THE HORIZON –

  • Synchronicity: Our signature 5-way blend. (To be Released at our Harvest Festival!)
  • Malbec: A 2010 reserve wine release. (To be Released at our Harvest Festival!)

 

 

Winemaking Courses

trying-wineWant to Make Wine?

Stonefield Cellars hosts two Winemaking Courses per year (in the spring, and in the fall) taught by Robert E. M. Wurz, Ph.D.

In six classes over 9 weeks, this course covers the full winemaking process: from fermentation to bottling. Learn techniques to start or improve your own home winemaking while creating your own wine during class in small teams of 2-4 & hone your wine evaluation skills with classes on sensory evaluation training and food and wine pairing.

Course Dates & Times: 

Mondays 7:00-9:00 pm in the Stonefield Cellars Production Room.

1st Class: Introduction – Basics of fermentation and winemaking.

2nd Class: Principles of Winemaking – Racking, barrels, oak alternatives, tannins. Wines of the world.

3rd Class: Wine sensory evaluation. Food and wine pairing.

4th Class: Defects and Problems: Causes and remedies, fining agents, additives, filtering.

5th Class: Blending, tasting panel, and bottling preparations.

6th Class: Bottling, Labeling, Wrap-up, Exam.

Cost: $185
Provided: Materials, snacks, 3 bottles of wine bottled by the class

Must be at least 21 years old to participate.
Class size limited to 16 people.
Registration -Registration for the Fall 2017 Winemaking Course has ended, but to be placed on the waiting list for the Spring 2018 Winemaking Course please email Sarah at  sswurz@stonefieldcellars.com. To Register Online or to Register Over the Phone, call Sarah at 336-644-9908 during regular business hours. You can also Email Sarah at sswurz@stonefieldcellars.com with any additional questions.

Instructor Biography
Robert E. M. Wurz, Ph.D. – Robert is a native of Napa Valley, CA. He received his doctorate in wine chemistry from the University of California, Davis. He has taught wine making classes at Patrick Henry Community College in Virginia, at Stonefield Cellars Winery in Stokesdale, NC, and is currently the winemaker for Stonefield Cellars Winery in Stokesdale, NC.

14th Annual Taste Carolina Wine Festival – White Oak Amphitheatre

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Stonefield Cellars will be participating in the 14th Annual Taste Carolina Wine Festival held at White Oak Amphitheatre at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex.   This is one of the best local wine festivals and we hope you will attend.  Hosted by the Greensboro Junior Chamber (the Jaycees), a portion of the festival proceeds benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation and March of Dimes.

Stonefield Cellars will bring our top selling wines for you to sample and we will have plenty for you to purchase!  Also, if you would like to place an order for any specific wines, we will be glad to bring your wine to the festival.  Just call the winery at least two days in advance (Thursday, 9/29) with your order.

We thank you in advance for supporting your NC Wineries, and specifically Stonefield Cellars with your take home purchases – that’s what keeps us in business!

For tickets, go to this website:   https://www.greensborocoliseum.com/events/detail/14th-annual-taste-carolina-wine-festival

Memorial Day Weekend Special

wineglasspatioWe are offering 1/2 price Sangria ($3.00/glass) for the Memorial Day Weekend (May 28, 29, and 30th).  Yes, Memorial day is on a Monday and we will be OPEN so that you can include a winery visit in your holiday plans!

We will have our lawn games available all weekend for you to enjoy.

Bring a picnic and the whole family for a fun time!

 

 

Memorial Day Weekend Special

wineglasspatioWe are offering 1/2 price Sangria ($3.00/glass) for the Memorial Day Weekend (May 28, 29, and 30th).  Yes, Memorial day is on a Monday and we will be OPEN so that you can include a winery visit in your holiday plans!

We will have our lawn games available all weekend for you to enjoy.

Bring a picnic and the whole family for a fun time!

 

 

Memorial Day Weekend Special

wineglasspatioWe are offering 1/2 price Sangria ($3.00/glass) for the Memorial Day Weekend (May 28, 29, and 30th).  Yes, Memorial day is on a Monday and we will be OPEN so that you can include a winery visit in your holiday plans!

We will have our lawn games available all weekend for you to enjoy.

Bring a picnic and the whole family for a fun time!

 

 

Welcome to Stonefield Cellars Winery!

 

 Looking for a wonderful wine and winery experience?

“Great wine, great people, the best in North Carolina!” – Just one of the many accolades that
Stonefield Cellars receives from guests that have visited our NC winery. Conveniently located just north of Greensboro, we offer award winning wines in a beautiful, relaxed setting.
Our Tasting Room is the perfect place for you to enjoy your wine tasting and then linger with friends, sharing a bottle and enjoying some of our cheese, cracker, and other snacks available for purchase. We always have great events going on – please check our events page for details (quick links to our calendar are to the right).  

 

REGULAR HOURS:  

Our Tasting Room is open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday Noon – 6pm, and Sunday 1-6pm. Our last wine tasting starts at 5:30pm.  If you are coming with a group of 6 or more people, please call ahead so that we can accommodate you (336-644-9908).  Want to have a party at the winery?   Our Barrel Room and other property areas are available for private party rental – see our Private Parties page.

Inclement Weather Policy:   We rarely close or cancel events due to inclement weather, but if we do, we will post it here and on Facebook.  We want you to be safe, so please use good judgement whenever you consider traveling during inclement weather.

NO PERFUME!  Please do not wear perfume or cologne when visiting as it interferes with the ability to smell & taste wine and many people, including are staff, are allergic to perfume!

NO DOGS!  Please leave your dog at home.  Although we love dogs, the presence of dogs on our property presents issues too numerous to list here.   Exception:  By ADA law we must accommodate guests with a disability that require a service dog who is trained to do a specific task, and we welcome those guests on our property. (Pets and emotional comfort dogs are not considered service dogs, so please leave them at home).   

SMOKING in Designated Area Only: All indoor spaces are non-smoking. We have provided a cigarette butt receptacle and bench in a small graveled space in our garden to accommodate smokers.  Please be considerate of others and extinguish your cigarette if the wind direction is such that it carries your smoke towards others; members of our staff are highly allergic to cigarette smoke (to the point of asphyxiation).  Please do not deposit cigarette butts any where else on our property!

Stonefield Cellars Winery has been featured on  UNC-TV’s NC Weekend Show!
You can watch us at minute 15:15 –  HERE! For a video of our onsite bottling process click HERE!

We look forward to providing you with an exceptionally wonderful winery experience whether you live locally or are traveling!