Ashe County is a charming community situated deep within the Blue Ridge Mountains in northwestern North Carolina. This quaint community attracts hundreds of people with its beautiful views and traditional way of life and the Real Estate in Ashe County is quickly becoming a hot commodity. This laid back community is a great relaxing retreat with plenty of things to do throughout the area. Ashe County is full of unique shops, art galleries, and delicious restaurants, but it is also home to two spectacular wineries, the New River Winery and Thistle Meadow Winery.
The New River Winery
The New River Winery is located in Lansing NC and was founded in 2005. The winery is near the celebrated New River and is the first commercial winery in Ashe County. Located in the old Lansing School building and offers a tasting patio, tours of its production facility and plenty of space for outdoor picnics with family and friends. The mission of the New River Winery is to protect and preserve the qualities that make Ashe County special while creating delectable wines that reflect the character of this unique area. Flavors like Bohemia Red and Bohemia White, Back Porch Blueberry, Lansing School White, Big Laurel Blush, Hellbender Red, and Seyval Blanc are currently in high demand. These red, white, and fruit wines are available at Bohemia Gallery in West Jefferson, NC.
Thistle Meadow Winery
Located in Lansing NC, Thistle Meadow Winery has been pleasing the people of Ashe County for the better part of a decade. The wines produced by this family run business are only available in Ashe County. You can stop by a few local restaurants or stores to sample these amazing concoctions, but the friendly folks at Thistle Meadow Winery sell most of their products at the winery itself so that visitors will stop by, get to know them, and experience the surroundings in which the wines are produced. Thistle Meadow Winery has been awarded a number of accolades during its relatively short lifetime, including being ranked third among North Carolina wineries by the South Eastern Winery Review. Plan a trip out to Laurel Springs and visit the winery and adjoining gift shop for some great wine, fun knick-knacks, and informative books.
There are so many Things to do in Ashe County, but visiting one of Ashe County’s two spectacular wineries is definitely one of the best ways to spend a day. Are you searching for Jefferson Real Estate or West Jefferson Homes in the vicinity of Ashe County’s charming wineries? A1 Mountain Realty sells Ashe County Real Estate including homes near these wineries. The High Country MLS lists not only include Ashe County Real Estate, but all High Country Properties. Browse our website www.a1mountainrealty.com for more information or stop by the office in Downtown West Jefferson. While on our website be sure to check out our webcam just click on the Downtown West Jefferson Webcam tab or call us at 336-846-4900 and any one of our experienced agents would be happy to assist you with West Jefferson Real Estate and Ashe County Real Estate!
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