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May 8, 2018

We’re hiring both for our tasting room and our vineyard crew this spring! See both jobs below.

Tasting Room Staff – hiring now for 2018

Come learn about new wine and share new wine with new people. Lincoln Peak Vineyard is looking for someone with solid customer service experience for our tasting room for the 2018 season.

The right candidate:

has a positive attitude is cheerful and chatty with customers has a . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 4:03 pm

Ragtime Red:  4-pack for $44  //  full case: $132

Marquette Nouveau:  4-pack for $40  //  full case: $120

…through April 2018, or while it lasts!


Ragtime Red is a velvety semi-sweet red wine, fruity and smooth with bass notes of ripe blackberries and sweet dark plums. We serve it chilled, but that’s up to you. Ragtime Red is great for sipping on . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 7:33 pm

Sometimes the light glows most beautifully in the dark. Enjoy the darkness!

A happy Solstice to one and all.

By lincolnpeak / 10:34 pm

November 18, 2017

We are re-releasing a limited number of bottles of Marquette ’13 from our library. Now at 4 years old, it’s aging beautifully– mellow and robust, smooth and spicy. It has the best of Marquette’s fruit-forward black cherry and black currant notes.

This wine won Best-in-Show Red Wine at the 2015 International Cold Climate Wine Competition.

Wine writer Calo De Vito called this vintage “The best Marquette in North America!” He wrote . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 8:15 pm

November 7, 2017

The days dwindle early now. The leaves have fallen in the vineyard, but a few rows of grapes are still hanging to make ice wine. We’re keeping our fingers crossed for early cold! We need overnight temps in the mid-teens to harvest at about 17 degrees just before sunrise.

Chris is very busy in the winery. He’s watching and tasting all the wines like a first-time parent. After they’ve spent many weeks . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 4:34 pm

November 2017 spotlight: La Crescent

This month: 4-pack for $44
(Full case: $132)
Growler refill: $10.99
A zippy semi-dry white wine with vibrant flavors of citrus and apricot. The La Crescent grape’s characteristic boldness makes it a great partner with boldly flavorful dishes like poached salmon with lemon, roast chicken with sage and white . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 3:01 pm

October 2017 spotlight: Marquette

 This month:  4-pack for $48
(Full case: $144)
Growler refill: $11.99 
A rich dark dry red wine with notes of black currant, black cherry, and a lingering spice. With smooth tannins, Marquette is delicious with hearty meals like lasagne Bolognese, pasta with wild mushrooms, thick stew, or a red lentil burger. Let Marquette breathe well before . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 9:51 pm

September 2017 Spotlight: Limestone

 This month:  $9.99/ea
Just announced: Limestone wins SILVER
at 2017 International Cold Climate Wine Competition!


A bold and brisk dry white wine with mineral undertones and mouthwatering notes of lemon zest and ripe pears. Finishing with a great zing, Limestone is perfect with food like a creamy lobster roll, potato salad and . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 4:40 pm

Aug 28, 2017

Our beloved Somerset Seedless table grapes are ready. These are, hands down, the tastiest table grapes you’ll ever eat. If you’ve only ever had grapes from the grocery store, you’re in for a treat. Sweet and tangy, bursting with flavor, bright and refreshing.

And they’re only around for a short time– a week or so. Don’t miss them, or you’ll wait twelve months!

$5/quart or $3/pint here at Lincoln Peak Vineyard and at Waitsfield . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 10:31 am

August 19, 2017

Our wines won eight medals at the 9th annual International Cold Climate Wine Competition this year. Among them was a double gold for our Petite Pearl rosé, which we made for the first time last winter. It sold out last spring, so you’ll just have to wait till this winter to taste the next vintage!

Our soon-to-be-released Summit won a silver medal (we submitted it under the name Ridgeline, but have since . Read More »

By lincolnpeak / 4:37 pm