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

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

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

Special Winery Hours in December

We have special hours for the month of December! Check them out below! Monday-Thursday: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm Friday-Saturday: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm Sunday: 12:00 am - 5:00 pm Specific Days with different hours: December 14 (GDA): 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Monday, December 23: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm Christmas Eve: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Christmas Day: Closed - Merry Christmas! Thursday, December 26: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm Friday, December 27: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday, December 28:11:00 am - 8:00 pm Sunday, December 29: 12:00 - 5:00 pm Monday, December 30: ...

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  • December 4, 2013

Customer Feedback

It makes us so happy to hear feedback from our guests! We were sent this picture of a guest's Thanksgiving table and are so glad that our Nouveau got to be part of making their holidays special! Here is what our guest had to say: "Wanted to let you know that your wine pairing is correct....Nouveau goes wonderfully with roasted organic chicken, stuffing, yams, mashed potatoes, gravy, & broccoli! Here's a photo of our table on Thanksgiving. It was delicious!" We are so glad!! Nouveau is still available for purchase at the winery. Stop in and pick some up ...

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  • December 2, 2013

Great Food and Wine Pairings For Your Holiday Meals

Looking for some great food and wine pairings for your holiday meals!? Check out our recommended pairings and enjoy drinking local award-winning wines that pair perfectly with what you're preparing! Nouveau: turkey, stuffing, spicy foods and chili. Apple Wine: walnut salad, pork, ham and caramel. Honey Wine: cheese, corn bread, apple pie and pumpkin pie.  

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  • November 12, 2013

Come to Cannon Falls and experience…

Come to Cannon Falls and experience all of the wonderful things it has to offer! When you're finished with your fun-filled day stop by the winery to enjoy some of our award-winning local wines!

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  • July 24, 2013

Cannon River Winery wines are the featured wines at McDonald Liquor

Cannon River Winery wines are the featured wines at McDonald Liquor and Wine in Minneapolis until the end of June! Stop by there to receive a discount on the following award-winning wines: St. Pepin Sogn Blanc Lorraine's White Apple Wine GoGo Red Gunflint Red McDonald Liquor and Wine is located at: 5010 S 34th Ave Minneapolis, MN 55417 (612) 721-6686

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  • June 17, 2013