Details: Receive FREE SHIPPING when you spend $50 or more on mix-and match bottles of Viognier and Pinot Gris! Just use the code “SpringFree” at checkout.
Author Archive | Kim Myers
The holidays are almost upon us, and you know what that means! Family, friends, festivities, and gifts. Lots and lots of gifts. If there’s a fellow wine enthusiast in your life, or if you just want to treat yourself this holiday season, here’s a list of potential gift ideas that will make this holiday extra […]
The gift of wine is always appreciated, especially when it’s a delicious white wine from Laurel Gray! Through the end of the year, purchase any 6 (or more) bottle combination of white wines from LaurelGray.com to receive 15% off the combined total. Keep in mind this is an ONLINE ONLY special but the wines can […]
Join the Laurel Gray Tasting Room staff for Halloween fun! Saturday, Oct. 29 from 10am-5pm Price: FREE (normal tasting rates apply) Wear your scariest or silliest Halloween costume and register to win a FREE Halloween Gift Basket! Basket includes: Bottle of Scarlet Mountain wine Neoprene Wine Bottle Carrier Halloween Tea Towel Autumn LED Candle LED Pumpkin […]
November 19 and 20 Noon – 5pm both days SOLD OUT The SEVEN vineyards within the Swan Creek Vineyard AVA invite you to join us for an exclusive gourmet food and red wine pairing event. Riedel wine glasses are the world’s best and make every glass of wine a memorable experience. This exclusive autumn event marries […]
October 8th and 9th Saturday from noon- 5pm & Sunday from 1pm – 5pm Join the owners of six Swan Creek AVA vineyards as we celebrate the culmination of another beautiful growing season in the foothills of North Carolina. Each vineyard will be premiering special wines alongside a complimentary food pairing. Harvest decorations, cool October temperatures, […]
Celebrate summer with a chilled glass of Nectar. Through the month of August, order it online and receive: 15% off half cases (6 or more bottles) Laurel Gray’s Nectar is the perfect refreshment for those hot summer days. This wine brings the flavor of fresh-picked grapes from the vine to your table. Enjoy it ice-cold or with your […]
The July Wine Highlight is our Estate Cabernet Franc. Through the month of July, online orders of Cabernet Franc will receive: 10% off half cases (6 or more bottles) 15% off cases (12 or more bottles) Laurel Gray’s Cabernet Franc is rich with dark berry flavors including cherry, strawberry and tangy raspberry. This double gold award-winning wine pairs […]
Laurel Gray’s Viognier is a full-bodied, delicious white wine laced with rich summer flavors including peach, apricot and honeysuckle. This wine is a touch of a southern summer day in a glass. Enjoy chilled with seafood, poultry, creamy pasta, and someone you love. Listen to complete pairing notes for our Viognier: For the perfect summer meal, serve […]
Join Laurel Gray Vineyard’s Wine Club and get your favorite LGV wines delivered straight to your door. A membership in our wine club guarantees you access to our award winning wines, exclusive events and special discounts. This exclusive membership is the perfect gift for any wine enthusiast (or for yourself)! Membership to Laurel Gray Vineyard’s Wine Club […]
The Myers family has been good stewards of the land here in the Swan Creek area of Yadkin County for 10 generations. This is not only where we work, it is our home, and we plan to ensure that future generations will be able to enjoy this beautiful farm as much as we do. Here […]
Our 2015 Pinot Gris is crisp, clean and refreshing with notes of citrus, fresh melon and mineral. This award winning wine is the perfect drink to serve with ripe fruits, light pasta dishes, mild fish or chicken and soft, creamy cheeses Listen to the complete pairing notes for our Pinot Gris. For a light spring dish to […]
For those interested in getting the absolute most out of their wine and tasting experience, there are several things to consider. Knowing the right glass to use for your wine, the desired temperature at which to serve it, how long to let it breathe and what foods to pair it with are just a few […]
Laurel Gray vineyards will join with 5 other vineyards on the Swan Creek Wine Trail to premier our new Spring Release wines April 9 & 10, noon until 5pm on Saturday and 1-5pm on Sunday. Each vineyard will have new wines to sample along with free light refreshments. If you plan on doing a full tasting, […]
Join the Vineyards of the Swan Creek Wine Trail for our 2016 Herb Festival! This event will be held on April 29, 30 and May 1 from noon until 5pm each day. Each participating vineyard will be featuring a specific herb and will present a herb-infused dish paired with one of their wines. This celebration of flavor is a […]
Our double gold winning Cabernet Franc is bold and aromatic, bursting with strawberry, raspberry and ripe cherry flavors. A perfect dinner wine to serve with pork dishes, tuna, pastas and even sweet milk chocolate desserts. Listen to the complete pairing notes for our Cabernet Franc: For an elegant dinner party or romantic evening, we recommend pairing […]
Stock up for Spring with our Online Special! During the month of March, Laurel Gray is offering a special promotion on two of our most popular wines! Receive FREE SHIPPING* on online orders of 6 or more bottles of Viognier, Scarlet Mountain or any combination of the two. Receive an ADDITIONAL 10% OFF by ordering a case (12 bottles) […]
Join the Vineyards of Swan Creek Wine Trail for our annual “Wine and Cheese Event.” March 5th, from 12-5pm and March 6th, from 1-5pm Visit each of the five vineyards located just off Hwy 421 at exit 267, Windsor Rd. in the beautiful foothills of the Yadkin Valley. Enjoy a FREE sample of award-winning wine […]
Laurel Gray is looking forward to a new and exciting year. We have a lot in the works that we’re eager to share with you, so get ready to mark your calendars! Be on the lookout for exciting new wines and vintages, new vines being planted in the vineyard and favorite annual events coming to […]
Giving the gift of wine is great for just about everyone on your list. But finding the perfect present for the wine-lovers in your life isn’t always easy. Finding a gift they’ll love and will use can be tough, but not to worry! These 10 gift ideas are perfect for the wine-enthusiasts on your holiday […]
Please join Laurel Gray Vineyards along with the other Swan Creek AVA Vineyards for our annual Holiday Open House! Saturday Dec. 5th, noon until 5pm and Sunday, Dec. 6th, 1pm until 5pm Located one mile off I-77, exit 73B. Follow signs. Beautiful gift ideas, special packaging and holiday wines. Each tasting room will be celebrating the season […]
The holiday season is upon us! That means it’s time for food, friends, and family, and nothing goes better with any of these things than a glass of wine. In the spirit of Christmas, Laurel Gray has put together two holiday packages available to order online! Carolina Christmas/Chocolate Cabernet Wine Sauce Gift Box The perfect […]
When you’re a wino, you come to love wine of all types. However, it’s easy to find yourself coming back to the same wine over and over again because it tastes great and it’s easy. A great way to get yourself out of this wine rut is to go to your local vineyards with friends […]
Wine has become the media’s unexpected health darling. News outlets of all types are posting articles every other day about how wine is like a super-food, making you smarter, thinner, and everything else under the sun that you wouldn’t expect from an alcoholic beverage just to get you to consume it (as if you needed […]
The Swan Creek Vineyard AVA invite you to join us for an exclusive gourmet food and red wine pairing event on November 14th and 15th. Riedel wine glasses are the world’s best and make every glass of wine a memorable experience. This exclusive autumn event marries the expertise of Riedel glasses with the award winning […]
There’s nothing better than sharing a delicious meal and the perfect wine to pair with it. Figuring out how to pair your wine with dinner can be as easy as a couple of taps on your iPhone. There are many apps and websites available that can tell you exactly what wine to pair with your […]
Fall is one of our favorite seasons here at Laurel Gray Vineyards. We love the chill in the air, the changing leaves, and the anticipation of something new. In order to celebrate, we are offering FREE shipping on all orders of 6 or more bottles of wine or sauces until October 15th! Pick any 6 (or […]
Growing wine grapes is, in many ways, similar to raising children. In order for your kids to grow up into pleasant and well-liked citizens they will require a lot of time, love and care on your part. In addition to that TLC, each child’s individual personality traits will also affect the way you raise them. The […]
Laurel Gray is excited to announce that we have made three new products available on the website! Read on for the details on our delicious new wines. We hope you enjoy drinking these additions as much as we enjoyed making them! Nectar $15.00 750 mL Back by popular demand this wine is refreshing and sweet. […]
“Life is too short to drink bad wine.” Never has a truer statement been spoken, but the fact of the matter is that not all wines are made equal.
Come Join the Team at Laurel Gray for a Great Party, Mon! Benny and Kim Myers would like to invite our favorite customers and friends to a party premiering “Father Ted’s Reggae Red” wine on Sunday, September 6th from 3pm to 7pm! We met “Father Ted” Loftness and his wife, Mary, while on vacation in […]
There’s a difference between being a true wine lover and someone who likes to drink wine every once in a while.
The Swan Creek Vineyard AVA invites you to join us for an exclusive gourmet food and white wine pairing event on July 18th and 19th. Riedel wine glasses are the world’s best and make every glass of wine a memorable experience.
From now until July 4th, you can buy delicious Fruit Crate Wines for 10% OFF! Fruit Crate Wines are not only fun and delicious, but are also infused with antioxidant-rich fruit juice. Each and every Fruit Crate Wine is perfect to sip on all summer long!
Andre Simon once said, “Wine makes every meal an occasion, every table more elegant, every day more civilized.” Wine is thought of as just a drink to sit down and relax with. These 5 reasons prove why wine is more than just a beverage.
Come by the Laurel Gray tasting room all Memorial Day weekend! Veterans receive a complimentary tasting. Your service to our great country is appreciated at Laurel Gray! The tasting room will be open all weekend and on Memorial Day itself from 11:30am-4:30pm.
Spend Mother’s Day at the Vineyard! Sunday, May 10, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Show your Mom just how special she is by bringing her to Laurel Gray for a FREE wine tasting. The flowers will be blooming, and what better way to please your mother than a picnic by our farm pond with a […]
Visit each vineyard May 1st, 2nd and/or 3rd from noon to 5 p.m. and sample an award winning wine paired with a sample of delicious herb infused food! Each vineyard will highlight a different herb. You can still purchase tickets, but you must call the tasting room at (336) 468-9463 and pay with a credit card.
Happy Earth Day! At Laurel Gray Vineyards our mission has always been to produce the best possible wines made from our estate French vinifera vines and assure every customer has a wonderful experience while visiting our farm.
Pruning grapevines is a critical component of the grape production system. It is a relatively simple concept once learned, but many people who are unfamiliar with the process find it a little intimidating. The good news is the basic principles of pruning grapes are easy to learn and easy to apply even for those who […]
Join us for a fun filled weekend where you can be the first to sample the latest new wines! At Laurel Gray, we are releasing the popular and highly-anticipated NECTAR – a sweet white dessert wine made from Niagara grapes – as well as a second bottling of our 2013 Viognier!
15% Off All Laurel Gray Wines and Sauces! To celebrate spring and warmer weather, we’re offering 15% OFF ALL wines and sauces from now until Thursday, April 30th! Use code SPRING15 at checkout to receive your discount. This offer is only available online and cannot be combined with any other offers.
Visit each of the Swan Creek Wine Trail vineyards Saturday, March 7th from noon to 5 pm and Sunday, March 8th from 1 pm to 5 pm and receive a FREE sample of Ashe County cheese and an award winning wine pairing. At Laurel Gray we are serving a wonderful Jack & Dill creamy cheese paired with […]
Are you the type to match any dish with any wine or do you try to balance out the flavors of the food with the perfect wine? Properly pairing wine with your food can make any meal more delicious and more enjoyable. Before you start pairing wine and food, it would be a good idea […]
If you have ever bought wine that you didn’t intend on drinking right away, you might have wondered how to best store it. In order to ensure a wine’s best chance for long-term survival and optimal aging, you need to consider a few important factors. Listed below are 5 simple guidelines that will help keep your wine safe before […]
Visit each of the Swan Creek Wine Trail Vineyards and receive a sample of decadent chocolate paired with an award winning red wine. No cost for the samples. Sat. Feb. 14 from 12-5 and Sun. Feb. 15 from 1-5. Participating vineyards are: Laurel Gray, Dobbins Creek, Raffaldini, Shadow Springs and Windsor Run.
Looking for a day trip or a weekend getaway, then come visit Yadkin County and enjoy the Sixth Annual Yadkin Winter Reds Event sponsored by the Town of Yadkinville and Yadkin County Tourism Development Authorities. Yadkin Winter Reds Event 2015 will feature 7 wineries in January and 7 wineries in February. A great opportunity to visit Yadkin […]
Proper wine tasting might seem like a foreign ritual: swirl, sniff, swish, spit. You may even ask yourself, “Why can’t I just pour a glass and be done with it?” The truth is, learning how to taste wine is a fun adventure that will give you a deeper appreciation for wine and help you better […]
Laurel Gray is spreading some Christmas cheer with two new holiday packages! The following specials will be available to order online through December 16th. “White Christmas” Holiday Package We are all dreaming of a white Christmas! The “White Christmas” holiday package includes one bottle of each of the following: 2013 Pinot Gris 2013 Viognier 2013 […]
Join us for our Holiday Open House! We would love for you to join us this Saturday and Sunday, December 6th and 7th, from noon until 5 pm at the Vineyards of Swan Creek Wine Trail Holiday Open House! Visit each of the vineyards located within the Swan Creek AVA and enjoy holiday decorations, FREE […]
Wine making has been around for thousands of years. It is not only an art but also a science. Wine making is a natural process that requires little human intervention, but each wine maker guides the process through different techniques. In general, there are five basic components of the wine making process: harvesting, crushing and […]
Join us this Saturday for our “Thank You” Event! This is our chance to say a heartfelt “Thank You” to our wonderful customers. Visit Laurel Gray’s tasting room and receive a free sample of Amish smoked meat, cheese and artisan cracker paired with our customer favorite red wine- Scarlet Mountain. Purchase any case (12 or […]
15% Off a Case of Scarlet Mountain! As a “Thank You” to our loyal customers, purchase a case (12 or more bottles) of our best-selling and fan favorite Scarlet Mountain during the month of November and receive 15% off! Offer applies to online purchases only from November 1st until November 30th. No coupon code needed. Discount will […]
Join us October 11th and 12th for the Harvest Celebration and Laurel Gray Vineyards 13-Year Anniversary! Join us in celebrating the 2014 vintage with all the vineyards in the Swan Creek AVA! Visit each vineyard during this two day event and sample award winning wines, complimentary seasonal food and special events. At Laurel Gray we […]
To celebrate NC Wine Month, we are offering 20% off FOUR of our wines! Now through September 30th, if you buy ANY combination of the following four wines, you get 20% off those wines! 2013 Pinot Gris 2012 Cabernet Franc Encore! Cheri’ Must have a minimum order of four bottles. Online orders only. No other […]
August 29 – Sept. 1 (Yes, we’re open Labor Day!) Come by the tasting room over labor day weekend to celebrate the release of the next RESERVE Cabernet Sauvignon from Laurel Gray Vineyards. Join us for a FREE taste of our International GOLD medal winning, 2012 RESERVE Cabernet Sauvignon, paired with a decadent sample of […]
We’re celebrating the successful launch of our new website with 15% off ALL Laurel Gray wines and sauces for a very limited time! Simply use the promo code 15OFFAUGUST at checkout to receive your 15% discount! Offer is only available online for orders of 4 bottles or more through August 15th!* Whether you’re a […]
Welcome to the new Laurel Gray blog! Stay tuned for updates about about the vineyard and winery as well as our latest promotions!