Cannon River Winery Poised for Growth in 2017 and Beyond

  New owner of unique Minnesota winery introduces significant plans to increase wine production, upgrade corporate headquarters and expand overall business Cannon Falls, Minn. – September 27, 2016 – Representatives of Cannon River Winery, a unique Minnesota-based winery and popular event venue, announced ambitious plans to increase the operation’s wine production and distribution as well as expand its corporate offices. Cannon River Winery was acquired in August of this year by Minnesota businessman and entrepreneur Ron Stowell. Founders John and Maureen ...

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  • September 27, 2016

Sogn Artist Harvest Contract

Sogn Artist Harvest Contract Are you interested in entering your artwork in our Annual Sogn Artist Label Contest? We have a great opportunity available for you to go out to our Vineyard in scenic Sogn Valley for inspiration. You can join any Harvest Shift for FREE if you sign & return the contract below the black line. Space is limited, so sign up today! *The 2 winning artists will receive: Our family discount of 20% for an entire year!   Please print all the text below the black line (or copy & paste it into a Word Document or PDF). Then mail it ...

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  • July 28, 2015

2015 Sogn Artist Label contest

Calling All Artists! Enter the Annual Sogn Artist Label Contest at Cannon River Winery Are you an artist? Do you know a talented individual who deserves to have their artwork showcased? We invite you to take the opportunity to be apart of our Sogn Label Artist Contest which begins Mid July & runs through November. We'll graciously accept paintings, photos & drawings on interpretations of our Winery, premiere Minnesota Wines, or our Vineyard. Let the creative juices flow like wine! -The 2 winning artists will receive our family & friends discount of 20% ...

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  • July 16, 2015

Sogn Series Artist Label Contest

 Sogn Series Artist Label Contest Every year at Cannon River Winery, we invite local artists to submit their interpretation of our Winery, Vineyard or award-winning wines. These interpretations can be paintings, drawings, sculptures or photographs. The Reserve Room acts as an art gallery to display all artwork submissions starting  November 1st, through November 30th.  We invite & encourage all of our guests to participate by voting on their two favorite masterpieces throughout the month. We just finished counting nearly one thousand ballots that were received ...

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  • December 17, 2014

2014 Indy International Wine Competition Awards

We are proud to announce that Cannon River Winery received three medals from the prestigious 2014 Indy International Wine Competition. Over 2200 wines from around the world were judged. Proud Winners are Sparkle Edelweiss Minnesota,  Mancini's Levee Red, and Honey. These wines are available for purchase. Stop in soon and give them a try. Cheers!

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  • August 12, 2014

Three Rivers Wine Trail Event; Red, White, and Sangria

 This past weekend we hosted a Three Rivers Wine Trail event called Red, White, and Sangria. We had numerous requests for the Sangria recipe. 4 bottles of GoGo Red wine, 1 bottle of 7up, 1 lemon sliced, 1 lime sliced, 2 oranges sliced, 2 bags of frozen berries (strawberries, blue berrries, black berries, and raspberries), Ice. Add all of your fruit to a large pitcher. Add wine, Let flavors soak together for a couple of hours. Right before you are going to serve, add the 7up and ice. Enjoy!

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  • July 7, 2014

Wine Trail Events

Cannon River Winery is a proud member of the Great River Road Wine Trail. Learn more at The Great River Road Wine Trail consists of 1 1wineries located near the Mississippi River in MN, Wisconsin, and Iowa. Travel and adventure along this Great River Road are sure to be a part of your enjoyment as you experience the award winning wines and the fruits of our wine making skills. Annual Events: June Bloom Event~Saturday, June 7 & Sunday, June 8,  2014 from 11:00-6:00 p.m. Each of the 11 wineries will have their wines pared ...

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  • January 25, 2014

Cannon River Winery to be an official sponsor of the Saint Paul Winter Carnival

Cannon River Winery is very excited to be an official sponsor of the Saint Paul Winter Carnival! We will also be sponsoring a wonderful Queen of the Snows Candidate this year, Jennifer Westerhaus! Come visit the Ice Bar which is located in Rice Park, right across from the Ordway Center for the performing arts! You'll be able to sample some of our award-winning Cannon River wines, including Boreas Royal Reserve, Winter Ice and Vulcans' Revenge! The Saint Paul Winter Carnival will run from January 23 - February 2. You won't want to miss the "Coolest Celebration On ...

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  • January 6, 2014

Winning Artists of the 2013 Sogn Series Label Contest

Congratulations to the winning artists of the 2013 Sogn Series Label Contest! Patti Kumm's painting of the an antique grape press will appear on this year's vintage of Sogn Blush. Leisa Luis Grill's painting of the vineyard will appear on this year's vintage of Sogn Blanc. Guests can see the winning paintings on display in the winery, so stop in and check them out! We're so very grateful to all the artists that participated in the contest and hope to see many more fabulous paintings in years to come! If you're an artist, or know somebody who is, contact ...

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  • December 13, 2013

December Girls Day Away

Cannon River Winery's Girls' Day Away! Cannon River Winery invites you to join us for Girls Day Away on Saturday, December 14, 2013 from 10-5 p.m. Bring your girl friends, sisters, moms, aunts, and grannies. Enjoy a glass of our award winning wines while strolling through the local vendors! Enjoy 20% off ALL of Cannon River Winery's merchandise (this doesn't include wine)! This fun event is just in time for some great holiday shopping, offering a variety of unique gifts. It is likely that the winery will only be serving wine by the glass on this day and not ...

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  • December 4, 2013