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Shelton Vineyards

Closed Now: 11:00 - 18:00
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Worth the Stop

We were heading south on 77 and spent the night in Dobson. Very close to exit. We loved the wines... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cleveland, Ohio
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We attended the MB show on the lawn at Shelton for our 3rd year in a row. We love this venue. It’s... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lynne C
Greenville, South Carolina
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Founded in 1999 by Brothers Charlie and Ed Shelton, Shelton Vineyards was envisioned as a new agricultural resource for an area once dependent on tobacco farming. Located in the heart of North Carolina's Yadkin Valley, Shelton Vineyards is 180...more
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286 Cabernet Ln, Dobson, NC 27017-6322
+1 336-366-4724
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were heading south on 77 and spent the night in Dobson. Very close to exit. We loved the wines and enjoyed talking with Angela. The tasting samples were generous. Delicious wines. We ended up purchasing a case! We took the interesting winery tour also...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended the MB show on the lawn at Shelton for our 3rd year in a row. We love this venue. It’s so relaxing hanging under the trees & sipping wine! 🍷 Shelton is a gorgeous facility! (And the wine is pretty good too!) 😉

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all, I want to say that Shelton Vineyards does produce some really good wine. I did enjoy try the some of the different wines. In fact, their Riesling is one of my favorites. I would've enjoyed it much better if they gave you...More

Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us stopped in for lunch and were seated promptly. We were fortunate to get Douglas as our server as he made an already good time even greater with his good humor and spot-on service. The food was, as usual, wonderful. We stopped by...More

Thank JohnB11115
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We went here for the summer concert series and saw Too Much Sylvia. The vineyard grounds are beautiful! The tasting room is huge with lots of other items for sale. We were able to get a cold bottle and sit outside to enjoy the band....More

Thank Laurie P
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We've been driving by the sign for years. We finally stopped. :) Great winery. As soon as you walk in you're greeted. They provide the specials they have on wine. They explain about how the wine tastings go. $10 for 5 wine tastings. You get...More

Thank SouthhillsCritic
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Shelton Vineyards, might as well be in the middle of no-where but the drive is worth it. Beautiful settings,vast well groomed grounds and vineyards. Great wine tasting and the winery tour is so interesting. But the best secret is the resturant.First class,great menu ,great service....More

Thank Soleman2018
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We arrived for the noon tour and tasting. The tour was very informative and the wine tastings was wonderful. We ended up buying 2 cases of wine. MMMMMMM The grounds are beautiful and well maintained with walking paths and a stream and benches to sit...More

Thank smittync
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We went here after Childress Vineyards and had a picnic next to the stream. So peaceful and lovely. Then we did a tasting and bought the Blackberry and Sauvignon Blanc. We then walked around and relaxed under a tree just enjoying the pretty views. We...More

Thank SquirrelGirl39
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The grounds were amazing when you first came in. I could sit out side all day once it cools off. The tasting was wonderful with wonderful staff that welcomed you from the moment you walked it until we left. They answers questions and gave us...More

Thank Megan L
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1 July 2018|
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Response from Nancy W | Reviewed this property |
The lunch menu is on their website. The food is always terrific and paring with their wines is great fun.
16 January 2016|
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Response from Clare S | Reviewed this property |
If your kids are mature. Weather permitting, there are short trails around ponds with picnic tables. My kids would be bored and uninterested of the tour and tasting room/gift shop geared to adults.