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The Austin Winery

440 E. St.Elmo, Unit A-1, Austin, TX 78745
+1 512-326-1445
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Cool little winery and awesome service

We randomly decided to visit this place on a whim. Walked right in and sampled the wines... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fort Worth, Texas
Must visit - Unique flavors

The owners are happy explain how they do everything and it's an interesting story. There are a... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Nacogdoches, Texas
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The Austin Winery a is boutique, urban winery and tasting room, 10 minutes from downtown Austin. As a small urban winery, we rely solely on family-owned growers, from the best growing regions of Texas & California to source our grapes. We handcraft our artisanal wines in small lots, ensuring delicate blends with nuanced flavors of fruit and spice, balanced expertly with acidity and earthiness. Our AVA designate wines are pure expressions of their terroir, something we take great pride in. CEO & President, Ross McLauchlan, has focused the young team's efforts on making approachable, high quality wines that fit with Austin's culture, climate, and cuisine in a snob-free setting.
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2 weeks ago
“Cool little winery and awesome service”
29 Jun 2017
“Must visit - Unique flavors”
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440 E. St.Elmo, Unit A-1, Austin, TX 78745
+1 512-326-1445
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We randomly decided to visit this place on a whim. Walked right in and sampled the wines. Pleasantly surprised. Service was good, wine was better. Worth a visit. Violet Crown for the win!

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Ross M, Owner at The Austin Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you joined us! Thanks for the positive feedback. We hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 29 June 2017

The owners are happy explain how they do everything and it's an interesting story. There are a number of offerings worth trying and they have a $20, four wine tasting they offer that we recommend. My wife bought a few bottles of Work Horse to...More

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Ross M, Owner at The Austin Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thanks for visiting - so pleased you enjoyed the wine. We appreciate and value your feedback. I hope you enjoy the Work Horse with some backyard grilling this holiday weekend :)

Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I have been to a lot of winery in and out of the country and these guys here were so welcoming. Allowed us to take 5 different wines. My favorite is Tawny Port.

Thank superachi10
Reviewed 29 May 2016

The Austin Winery has assembled some great grapes from prime California wine growing areas and the surrounding Texas Hill country. We spent a nice afternoon in a beautiful setting. The wine selections were quite good and we enjoyed especially talking to the young men who...More

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

This is a relatively new urban winery. Several of their wines are pretty good and they source their grapes mostly out of state but a few from Texas. Their prices are a bit high but still a fun place to visit.

Thank croth14
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

looking to find a tasting-flight place close to home, we saw some good reviews for this place and gave it a try as an escape on a hot day. nice low-light tasting room and nice selections to choose from. the two guys who hosted us...More

1  Thank ba84ut
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

I've been to a good amount of wineries in several different states to include VA and this was by far one of my favorites. I loved the experience as a whole from the intimate atmosphere, good wine, artistic bottle labels, and overall friendliness/wine knowledge from...More

1  Thank Meagan S
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

The only winery in Austin proper. Ross and his team were fantastic from start to finish. I booked a private tasting for my 30th bday party. Had 20 guests, and the tasting room was the perfect size. They also helped coordinate with the food truck...More

Thank Carlie D
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Yes, Austin folks! There is a quality winery in the state’s capital city that’s worth your sipping time. Having just opened up over a month ago, this very small urban winery has the potential to be a big hit in the Austin scene. The three...More

1  Thank Wine_of_the_Moment
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