1. CityScape Winery - Pelzer (Greenville County)
A small rural boutique winery south of Greenville, operating since 2007 ish. The current owners bought the winery just two years ago. Growing Carlos, Noble, Spanish Black, and Blanc du Bois on site. Josh and Deb, owners and winemakers, also import grapes from the Finger Lakes region. The wineries mascot, is the adorable Pinot the Pig. You can often find him tethered outside the tasting room sporting his super hero costume.
Location: 589 Dunklin Bridge Rd.
Recommendation: Müller Two-Goats (Müller-Thurgau)
Mountain vineyard and winery styled after a French chateau, offering a bistro with gorgeous views of the mountains overlooking their vineyard. Growing several varieties of vinifera wines, which can be enjoyed with lunch from their gorgeous terrace.
Location: 1360 S. Saluda Rd.
3. Enoree River Vineyards and Winery - Newberry
Open 11 plus years now and still going strong, vineyard and winery sit just off Interstate 26 about 30 miles Northwest of Columbia. Growing Carlos and Noble, plus Herbemont and Lenoir on site, offers several handcrafted blends and fruit wines along with several seasonal wines available. The winery offers a spacious tasting room and beautiful porch overlooking the vineyards, perfect for relaxing with a bottle of good wine.
Location: 1650 Dusty Rd.
4. Mercer House Estate Winery - Lexington
Location: 397 Walter Rawl Rd.
Location: 1120 St. Joseph Rd.
Recommendation: Cabana Boy "Just Peachy"
Location: 6775 Bears Bluff Rd.
Not a destination winery, a working vineyard which doesn't support a tasting room. Their wines are sold at local farmers markets.
Location: Pee Dee Farmers Market, Florence
Recommendation: Southern Sunrise
Location: 1567 Fayrene Rd., Rock Hill
Recommendation: Strawberry Sensation
Location: 629 Old Rock Quarry Rd., Enoree
Recommendation: Snap Apple Sassy
A family owned vineyard growing several muscadine varieties.
Location: 17144 Augusta Hwy. (Outside of Walterboro)
Recommendation: Palmetto Blush
16. Abiding Vine Vineyard - Lauren’s
This winery just opened but had been in planning for almost 10 years.
Two planned wineries are awaiting state licensing.
17. Wellborn Winery
18. Hoptown Winrry