If you want to view Iowa's fall colors, why not do it with a glass of wine in hand? Plan your weekend trip to one of these wineries with great fall views.
1. Park Farm Winery, Durango
This family owned and operated winery sits atop the rolling hills of Iowa's Driftless Region. With a wood-fired pizza menu, tasting room, versatile rental spaces and amazing views of Durango and beyond, Park Farm Winery is the perfect fall destination.
2. PromiseLand Winery, Guttenberg
With its five boutiques, this Guttenberg winery will fulfill your wine-tasting and shopping needs. Take a walk or drive to the scenic vineyard and enjoy the views while listening to music in the front courtyard. When the weather turns cooler, warm up by the cozy fire inside.
3. Wide River Winery, Clinton
With three locations along the Mississippi River, including Clinton, Le Claire and the Village of East Davenport, it's hard to miss this winery that offers good times and great wines. Each location is home to a comfortable tasting room, scenic outdoor decks and courtyards and plenty of space to host your events.
4. Tycoga Winery & Distillery, De Witt
What started as a small, family owned winery with only 50 plants has since grown into 26 acres of paradise in De Witt. Choose from their selection of over 20 types of wines for novice and experienced wine enthusiasts and experience award-winning flavors. Enjoy an artisanal wood fired pizza or grab a glass of wine and stroll their beautiful vineyard and patio.
5. Calico Skies Winery, Inwood
Ranging from fresh fruity wines to dry oak aged reds, this Inwood winery uses a cold-hardy French-American hybrid of grapes to craft their varied flavors. Enjoy their wines and views in their large and elegant banquet hall or have a more intimate gathering in the Barrel Room. Bring your family on the weekends to enjoy fresh wood-fired pizzas.
6. Bodega Victoriana Winery, Glenwood
Recognized as one of the largest vineyards in western Iowa, their meticulously maintained vineyard produces delicious Spain-inspired wines. Nestled in the Loess Hills, Bodega Victoriana merges savory flavors, gorgeous Iowa views and vintage decor to create an amazing winery experience in Glenwood.