Wondering what to do on your next vacation in Gainesville? Are you hoping to really relax instead of spending time outlining each minute of your trip? Whether you’re strung out from planning or you already know wine is high on your priority list for an ideal vacation, Bluefield Estates Winery is precisely where you need to go. Here, you can easily soothe your spirit, with some spirits. And, for those who are still feeling the stress of organizing the trip, save yourself the trouble by using our free Vacation Guide. Each and every one of our favorite excursions, restaurants, and events are listed for you to attend. Rid yourself of all your worries when you stay with us at Sweetwater Branch Inn.
Have a Grape Time at Bluefield Estates Winery
Let’s Get to the Point: There’s Plenty of Wine
While there are plenty of Florida wineries in Gainesville, Bluefield Estate is where you need to go to try a wide selection of flavors. The establishment specializes specifically in blueberry wines and wines made with muscadine grapes. View some of their most wild and popular flavors so you can begin daydreaming about sipping on these fantastic varietals over your next getaway:
–Blackberry Bliss: Blackberries are pressed to perfection, resulting in this delicious merlot
–Green Apple Affair: Trade an apple martini for the sour and sweet flavor of this unique wine
–Peachy Perfection: Indulge in a peach-lover’s paradise with this chardonnay
–Pomegranate Passion: Expect a little bit a sweet, and just a touch of spiciness
–Sweet Blueberry: A fan favorite, you’ll love the smooth, rich flavor
–Windsor White: A light, sweet creation that white wine fanatics will love
–Windsor Red: A true, medium-body, southern red
How Much is This Going to Cost?
A wine tasting in Gainesville can sometimes be expensive for just a few small samples. Bluefield Estate, however, offers reasonable rates and even some fantastic specials for purchasing a bottle or two!
–$5.00 for four samples
–$8.00 for eight samples
–$19.99 for TWO bottles of wine
–$35.97 for FOUR bottles of wine
Enjoy the tasting room Thursday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and weekends from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Trust us, after a few samples, it’s hard to leave without taking these local flavors home with you! Visiting this winery is one of the best things to do in Gainesville, FL.
After your outing at Bluefield Estates Winery, guess what’s waiting for you at Sweetwater Branch Inn? Wine & Cheese Hour! Every evening between 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. we welcome guests to interact over a bottle of local wine. And, when you’re finally finished sipping for the day, retreat to one of our accommodations, like Julia’s Room, to catch up on some sleep in a soft king-size bed.
We look forward to hosting your stress-free, wine tasting adventure!