WINERIES AND BREWERIES IN GILA COUNTY, AZ
Explore Gila County for unique local craft brew and wine, the latter with a singular ‘terroir’ unique to Pleasant Valley. Year-round brews on tap at THAT Brewery lure craft beer lovers to scenic Pine, AZ for the RoadRash IPA, Strawberry Blond and Arizona Trail Ale -- paired with pub food classic burgers, wings and soups; elk & buffalo chili – plus gluten-free and vegetarian fare on the menu.
Bruzzi Vineyard in Young has earned acclaim for award-winning wines; most notably the Vidal Blanc. Unique varietals are showcased in style at farm-to-table culinary events on-site pairing wines with cuisine to celebrate the summer/winter solstice, spring/fall equinox – and festive New Year’s Eve and Thanksgiving dinners, too.
Want to help with the harvest? In September Gila County's acclaimed high country vineyard invites ‘volunteer vendangeurs’ (that's French for grape-picker) to help bring in the year's Vidal Blanc grapes: a hybrid varietal, developed in the 1930s for the production of Cognac.
Bookmark this page as a browser favorite and watch for 2019-2020 anticipated openings of the Waggin’ Vineyard tasting room in Globe, Cool Mountain Brewery in Payson and more to come!