Special Notice

Bistro Lunch Monday–Friday (and select Saturdays and Sundays)

11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.—Monday–Friday 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.—Select Saturdays 12:00–3:00 p.m.—Select Sundays Tassel Ridge Winery is now serving lunch Monday through Friday (11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) and on Saturdays (11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) and Sundays (12:00 to 3:00 p.m.) when we don’t have other events during the day like All-Day Pizza or Small Plates. Take a […]

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Enewsletter Sent in Error Earlier Today

The ENewsletter that you received earlier today was sent in error. We are sorry for any inconvenience this has caused.  Here is this week’s ENewsletter.

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Wine & 4th of July Art at Tassel Ridge

Thursday, June 30—Wine & 4th of July Art at Tassel Ridge 6:00–9:00 p.m. Paint your very own 4th of July Masterpiece in acrylics under the guidance of award-winning Iowa artist Gin Lammert. Gather a group of friends or make it a date night and have some fun creating some Patriotic Art for the 4th of […]

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Our Tulips Are in Bloom All the Time!

Several different Tassel Ridge wines now have new “tulip” labels. These bottles are great collector’s items, and they also make nice gifts. Each wine features a different tulip. Come on out to Tassel Ridge Winery and check out our Tulip Garden!

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April Declared Iowa Wine Month by Governor Branstad

April has been declared Iowa Wine Month by Governor Branstad. Some interesting facts are behind this recognition of the Iowa Wine Industry. Today, there are 100 native Iowa wineries and about 300 vineyards covering 1,200 acres in Iowa. Iowa wines now account for about 6% of total wine consumption in Iowa.

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It contains articles on pairing wine with mixed grill, mechanical grape harvesting, vineyard visits in our Grapemobile, wines and Wine-A-Ritas for tailgating, Tassel Ridge dipping oils for easy entertaining, and our November and December events schedule. If you are not receiving your own copy of Simply Extraordinary®, you can sign up here.

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Friday, October 23 and Saturday, October 24 Wine Dinner & Murder Mystery

6:00 p.m. – Wine Tasting; 6:30 p.m. – Dinner Seating & Show Tassel Ridge Winery is the place to be for wine, dinner, and mystery, when Jest Murder Mystery Co. presents “The Haunted Hunter!” During the show, enjoy a three-course dinner beginning with a Spinach Salad with Dried Cherries, Goat Cheese, Pecans, and Raspberry Vinaigrette […]

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Visit Tassel Ridge Winery and See the Harvest and Crush Up Close

During harvest, visitors to Tassel Ridge can look down from the visitors’ gallery right onto the crush pad where the action takes place on mornings through early afternoon during the week. We rarely harvest on weekends mainly because vineyard and cellar team members are already working long days. The harvest actually starts at about 3 […]

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The Iowa Wine Tent is Back at the Iowa State Fair

Top of the Vine, the Iowa Wine Tent, is back at the Iowa State Fair! More than 90 wines from at least 20 Iowa wineries will be available by the glass or bottle during the 11 days of the Iowa State Fair.  

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Visit Grandfather’s Barn at the Iowa State Fair

Grandfather’s Barn will be hosting “The Wine Experience,” an educational exhibit about Iowa’s growing wine industry. Don’t forget to look for the Iowa State Fair Red Wine. Front and back wine labels of Iowa State Fair Red Wine. These unique wine labels are a great collectors item.

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