Wineries & Breweries
Bella Vista Olive Ranch and Winery – 3101 Mt. Sharp Rd, Wimberley, TX 78676). Bella Vista Ranch offers guided tours of their olive grove on Saturdays at 1:00 pm and Sundays at noon. In addition to their wine tasting, I highly recommend sampling their garlic infused olive oil and bringing a bottle home.
Driftwood Estate Winery – 4001 Elder Hill Rd, Driftwood, TX 78619.
This winery is situated at the top of a bluff on Elder Hill Road and offers a wide-open view of hill country in addition to a broad selection of wines to taste. They often have food trucks on the weekend.
Duchman Family Winery – 13308 Fm 150 W, Driftwood, TX 78619. Previously featured on HGTV as one of the 20 most picturesque wineries in the US, they offer an array of wines made exclusively from Texas grapes.
Fall Creek Vineyard – 18059 FM 1826, Driftwood, TX 78619. Located just across the street from The Salt Lick. This new addition to Driftwood offers a nice selection of wines with a fabulous, multi-tiered patio with a waterfall and abundant seating for all to enjoy!
Wimberley Valley Winery – 2825 Lone Man Mountain Rd, Driftwood, TX 78619. This winery has a large yard with a spacious, multi-level deck in addition to a couple’s swing, all under a beautiful canopy of oaks.
Hill Country Wine Shoppe – 114B Wimberley Square, Wimberley, TX 78676. Enjoy tasting wines and experiencing a bit of Texas history as you “Belly Up” to our 1890’s bar. They offer tastings of 18 different Texas Wines including dry red, dry white and sweet wines.
Bell Springs Winery – 3700 Bell Springs Road, Dripping Springs, TX 78620. Enjoy a wine tasting, pairing experience, glass of wine, or lunch from one of the delicious food trucks. They also have great event spaces for rehearsal dinners, weddings, etc.
Solaro Estate Winery – 13111 Silver Creek Rd., Dripping Springs, TX 78620. Delicious wines and beautiful grounds. You do need to make a reservation on their website before venturing out to the estate.
Middleton Brewing – 101 Oakwood Loop, San Marcos, TX 78666. Extensive styles of beer and a tap wall of 17 different styles of beer, providing delicious ales suited for the Texas Hill Country with pride.
Twisted X Brewing Company – 23455 W RR 150, Dripping Springs, TX 78620. Stop by this brewery for a tour and sampling. They specialize in creating handmade Texan-American beers that are made with high-quality, local products. Try their famous “Tex-Mex beer”.
Roughhouse Brewing – 680 Oakwood Loop, San Marcos, TX 78666. The brewery’s water is supplied by our on-site well tapping into the Cow Creek section of the Trinity aquifer—providing some of the highest quality water in Central Texas.