grow cold hardy grapes developed by the University of Minnesota and Elmer Swenson. Our varieties make excellent wine,
jelly and juice.
Frontenac & Sabrevois
Whites: Edelweiss, Frontenac Gris,
LaCrescent, Other small lot varieties
Fresh Picked For You!
Call or email your
interest in advance to ensure availability. Harvest typcially begins early September and continues throughout
the month. Harvest is dependent on the grape variety and weather. We monitor grape development and will begin
posting harvest estimates approximately two weeks in advance.
also gladly accept orders from wineries. Please call in advance to discuss terms.
Minnesota Grape Growers Association
University of Minnesota Cold Hardy Grapes
University of Minnesota Enology Blog
University of Minnesota VegEdge
International Cold Climate Wine Competition
Elmer Swenson Biography