Sovereign Estate vineyard in winter

Closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving


Premier Event for the Holidays! December 3, 6:30pmeqzoom85

Wine Tasting and Pairing Event

  RIEDEL VERITAS Wine Tasting Set your to keep! (retail value $130)

Join us as Riedel USA gives an outstanding presentation of Sovereign Estate Wines in the RIEDEL VERITAS Tasting Set, featuring four varietal specific wine glasses. Each of these instruments is designed to positively highlight the characteristics of varietal grapes. Developed and fine-tuned in sensory workshops with the world’s top experts, each glass will enhance the enjoyment of great wines by expressing the finest most delicate flavors.

Program is presented in 2 segments

6:30 Riedel Representatives guide you through an amazing sensory wine tasting featuring Sovereign Estate Wines. Four wines will be presented in the specific glass designed for that varietal. Taste comparisons and wine evaluation basics will be presented.

7:30 Terri Savaryn and winemaker Ben Banks will refill each stem and delight you with 4 fabulous food pairing that you can learn to prepare and share with guests during the holidays. These pairings are substantial and are equal to a gourmet dinner.

Frontenac Blanc paired with Onion Cheese Galette    Traminette paired with Pickled Shrimp Cocktail in Mason Jars

Estate Marquette paired with Plum Glazed Lamb Chops      Caberent Franc paired with Candied Bacon and Dark Chocolate Truffle

.CLICK HERE TICKETS -$100 per person
includes Wine, Food Pairings and RIEDEL VERITAS Tasting Set

Fillet Mignon and CrabcakeNew Year’s Eve Dinner

Enjoy an intimate dinner at Sovereign Estate to celebrate the year! We will be featuring a duet of Tenderloin of Beef and Crab Cake with included champagne for toasting and cheering.

Soup, Salad and Dessert are also included for $75 per person. Jeff Carver will be on trumpet playing romantic classics.

Make your Reservation Today!

Space is limited and reservations are required.

wassail_3Winter Wassail Weekend!

Discover the beauty of wine country! The Waconia wineries are partnering again for a winter wonderland tour. A Winter Wassail Weekend ticket allows you to visit each winery on Saturday or Sunday and sample 3 items at each winery: Wine, Wassail or Micro-brews for a total of 9 samples. Ticket includes a complimentary wine glass from each winery. Different winter activities are planned at each winery for their guests that weekend. Please visit Parley Lake and Schram Vineyards website for details about the their winery’s events.
$35 per adult over 21


Winter Wassail Weekend Events at SOVEREIGN ESTATE!

BOTH DAYS -Campfires and Ice Skating (no charge, bring your own skates) Personalized wine bottle and wine glass etching by Celebration Glass

SATURDAY: Live music and Christmas Caroling by Amy and Adams

SUNDAY: Santa is Here! Photo Ops in winery.
Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides thru vineyard! ($5 per adult – Kids free with a parent)

Menu for weekend: Wild Rice Soup, Incredible Beef Brisket Sandwich Baskets, Baked Mac and Cheese and Cheeseboards – Desserts, Hot Chocolate

Art Via Vino: Painting and Wine,  Thursday Night Dates

Pure and SimpleAcclaimed local artist Marla Mullaney will be hosting an instructor guided, wine assisted art making event every Thursday through December 17th.

Please Register Here – Please register at least a day prior to the class and make sure to select the date you wish to attend when registering.

Sessions are $40 and include canvas, easel, paints, aprons, and subject matter. Class starts at 6:30 and ends at 9pm. Class size limited to 24 people. Wine and cheeseboards available all evening.

Click Here for a Listing of All Dates and Paintings