PLAN YOUR VISIT

WE HAVE A VARIETY OF OPTIONS TO CUSTOMIZE YOUR VISIT.  OPEN YEAR-ROUND!

We invite you to visit our tasting and tap room in wonderful Waconia!  We offer a beautiful setting both inside and outside for you to enjoy our hand-crafted wine and beer, where everything is made on-site. Open for tastings, by the glass, and wine bottle sales!

Wine tAstings Are AvAilAble until 6pm on ThuRsdAYs, FRidAYs And SAtuRdAYs And 4:45pm on TuesdAYs, WednesdAYs And SundAYs. 

From 6-9p on Thursday, Friday and Saturday we offer wine by the glass and beer pints and flights. Wine bottle purchases are available during all open hours.

Upcoming Events

Tastings

GROUPS OVER 8 CLICK HERE


open Tastings

Available any open days before 6pm for individuals or groups of 8 or less – no reservation required and available first come, first serve.  Groups over 8 cannot be accommodated at the tasting bar as this is open for walk-up customers.  Buses and limos strongly encouraged to choose one of our Group Options.

We have two tasting options with varying pricing (may range from $10-$15 depending on your choice)

1) Seasonal Tasting
2) Signature Tasting

Space at the tasting bar is available first come, first serve. Tasting fees may be waived by purchasing two bottles of wine to take home.  Guests stand at the tasting bar to taste their wines and may purchase bottles or glasses after tasting from your server.  

*Weekends can get busy at the winery and groups may not be able to be accommodated at the tasting bar- therefore reservations must be made for group.

GROUPS OVER 8 CLICK HERE

TOURS

 

 

VINE TO WINE TOUR

OFFERED SELECT SATURDAYS

MAY – OCTOBER

We’ll start by taking you on a walking tour of the property with one of our wine professionals and tour guides where you’ll tour the brewery, barrel room, vineyard, crush pad and head back to the Barrel Room to learn all about the wine making process. This wine-centric journey will guide you through the history of our vineyard and introduce you to our expansive wine portfolio, sampling various existing and in-process wines throughout the entire tour while discovering what it takes to make it – from the Vine to Wine.  

Tour offered at 1pm on the following dates: 

Advance ticket purchase highly recommended as spots are limited. Rain, Snow, or Shine.  The tour is about 90 minutes and is recommended for small groups or couples.  21+ only please.  

 

EATS


TASTING ROOM KITCHEN

We are pleased to provide a rotating selection of wine and beer friendly bites to eat during your visit with our Tasting Room Kitchen.

Tasting Room Kitchen menu options will vary, but may include items such as pizzas, cheese plates, pretzels, flatbreads, quiche, chocolates, and more tasty eats to add to your experience.

KITCHEN HOURS:
Tues/Weds/Sun 12-4pm
Thurs/Fri/Sat 12-8pm

NO OUTSIDE FOOD ALLOWED ON OUR GROUNDS.  


FOOD TRUCKS

In the summer and fall months, we will host food trucks on most Friday nights,  Saturdays, and other event days.  Please refer to our events calendar page for food truck schedule. 

 

 

Barrel Room Seated tasting

AVAILABLE SATURDAYS

NOVEMBER – APRIL

1:30 AND 3PM

An elevated tasting experience in our barrel room with pre-select wines and a few select food pairings in a seated wine tasting format. This is a guided tasting with a senior member of our staff of some of our award-winning and most popular wines. We may even sneak in a few off the menu wines. If you desire a more relaxed and comprehensive tasting experience this is a perfect opportunity for couples or small groups to get a more personalized service. 

Premium 18.25 oz. Vina Balloon stemmed souvenir glass included. This event is first come first serve at 1:30pm and 3:00pm.  Seats can be limited, so we suggest arriving 15 minutes early.   

Private GROUP tours


We will happily arrange a private tour on alternative days for groups of 10 or more based on tour guide availability and operations.  Groups interested in this option are encouraged to email info@schramvineyards.com to arrange, as available, a private tour for your group.

$30 per person.  Please see a tasting room associate when you arrive. Allow 1 hour.

Please note that option may not be available on Saturday.

BOCCE BALL

Bocce courts available for our vineyard guests.

Just leave an ID at the bar and we will supply an official set.

Bocce Ball League Play Thursday Nights and Sunday afternoons in the summer.  Ask about signing up!

Thank you for following the below rules:

No other toys or games allowed on the courts.

Priority play will be given to guests 21+.

Children may not use courts as a sandbox. No children may use bocce without adult supervision.

Please help to keep courts in playing condition – picking up rocks, sticks after use.

 

General FAQS/policies 


  • DOG POLICY:  Well-mannered dogs are allowed on the grass areas or by the tables by the bocce courts on the mulch.  Dogs must be leashed, socialized, and cleaned-up after.  To be considerate to other visiting guests and neighbors, we do have a no bark policy. Please note there is a cat on the property.  Dogs are not allowed under the pavilion, in the tasting room, or on any patio areas.  
  • No Outside Food or Beverages allowed
  • No party decor or balloons are allowed
  • Children must be supervised and may not run around the property unattended.  No flying balls are allowed on property.  
  • The Bocce Ball courts are not a sandbox and no other toys or games are allowed on the courts. 
  • Thank you for using tasting room etiquette.  Rowdy and disorderly behavior will not be tolerated.  Thank you!
  • Photography requests must be made by emailing info@schramvineyards.com, are limited to specific times and must adhere to our photography policies.