Wine Tasting Options

Wine Tasting Reservations

The focus of this tour is on our outstanding wines! A personal presentation with an experienced wine associate will give you a new appreciation for Minnesota made wines. This reservation includes a sample of 5 wines, a souvenir glass and a tour of the facility.  Limited to 12 guests per time slot. 

Not accepting wine tasting reservations for Bachelorette Parties or Bridal Showers. 

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Walk-in Wine sampling
$10, $12 or $15

Guests may sample wines without a reservation from 11 am – 5 pm during regular business hours. 

Three 1 oz. pours for $10

Four 1 oz. pours for $12

Five 1 oz. pours for $15

Sampling can take place at the wine bar, provided there is space, or may be served in a glass* one taste at a time by redeeming tokens.

* Wine glasses are NOT complimentary gifts. If you desire to purchase your wine glass and take it home, please let your server know. Wine glasses are $2 with a wine purchase.
Pouring Wine for a Tasting

Walk-in Wine sampling — OPEN samplING FORMAT $15 per person

Groups of 8 or More – Walk-in groups of 8 or more without reservations may select Walk-In Wine Samplings or purchase wine by the glass or bottle but will not be served as a group for tasting options. If Guided Wine Tasting & Tour is desired, pre-paid advanced reservations are required.

Passport Holders – Guests presenting Minnesota Wine Passports may redeem as a Walk-in Sampling or upgrade to a Guided Tasting and Tour for a small fee. Groups of 8 Passport Holders or more WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT ADVANCED RESERVATIONS. Passports are not valid on Special Festival Events or after 5 pm.

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BEGINNING IN APRIL

Guided Wine Tasting & Tour
$25

Guests wanting an in-depth guided tasting can make a reservation online in advance or sign up in the tasting room for the next tour based on availability. Guests have the opportunity to select the wines they want to taste and are provided with tasting crackers and cheese samples. A complimentary souvenir glass is included in the tour.

Times and dates for guided tasting which include a tour of the winemaking area can be found here.

BEGINNING IN APRIL

GUIDED WINE TASTING & TOUR
$25 Per Person—Must have advanced Reservations

Yes! All Guided Wine Tastings need a reservation. Reservations close at 11am for all hours of the date chosen. If your desired time/date is full you are welcome to do an unguided Walk-in Wine Tasting. Groups larger than 30 people must contact the winery in advance. We may not be able to serve large groups without advanced reservations in the tasting room during busy times.

Guided Tastings typically occur every week on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at noon, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm and 4 pm. Reserve Your Tasting

All Guided Wine Tastings start promptly at the reserved time and take about 45 minutes to complete. 

Your Guided Wine Tasting is led by a knowledgeable Sovereign staff member and includes a souvenir stemless wine glass.

Tasting crackers and cheese samples are served during the Guided Wine Tasting and Tour. No food is served during Walk-In Wine Sampling. 

Sovereign can provide transportation services with our own vehicles for wine tours, group tastings, private events, concerts and other destinations in the west metro area. Pick up and drop from one location within a 25-mile radius of the winery.

One invoice and one transaction per reservation. A 3% surcharge will be added for payments via credit card. Payment in full required to confirm reservation. Taxes and gratuity not included in price.

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Private Tasting and food pairing with our Winemaker 
$75

 

Bottle of Sovereign Estate Frontenac and Appetizer

Private Tasting and food pairing with our Winemaker 

Following your tasting...

Wine by the Glass

A complete menu of wines poured by the glass is available from the patio bar when you have a table reservation. 

Currently served in disposables due to COVID

Featured Wine Flights

A wine flight is served on a wooden paddle with 4 – 3 oz. featured wines poured in sample glasses. The wines featured for wine flights are selected by the winery and are changed frequently. $20.00 per person.

Currently served in disposables due to COVID

Wine by the Bottle

Guests can enjoy a full bottle of any of the wines available at the patio bar if you have a table reservation. Servers will open bottles for you and provide plastic glassware,

Currently served in disposables due to COVID

 

La Crescent Bottle with Glass

Wine Club Members

Enjoy free tastings and discounts on all bottle purchases, as well as discounts on signature items and apparel.

Bistro

Orders for our Bistro menu are taken using our online bistro app or can be placed in advance.

The Bistro Menu is available during regular patio hours with a table reservation. Special events and concerts may have an expanded menu.

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