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This winery is the first family owned and operated winery in the Holmes County. The winery sits on a high edge that overlooks numerous columns of grapes and the grand vista past. The perspective alone makes this a beneficial stop, however their wines make it a genuine ordeal!
Since 2001, Scott and his wife Kathy have been working the French Ridge Vineyard on their property which is located on the west of Killbuck. After more than 10 years of collecting their grapes and offering them to different wine creators, Scott and Kathy are opening their home and their items to general society without precedent for the type of the French Ridge Winery. It will be the first winery to be claimed and worked inside Holmes County.
At the point when the couple initially planted the vineyard, they started unobtrusively with only two sorts of grapes. In the eleven years that have gone since, it has developed into one of the biggest vineyards in the tri-region territory. French Ridge compasses twenty three sections of land, ten thousand vines, and eleven diverse grape sorts. At the point when requested that what incited them get into the business, Kathy reacts with a grin, “We reprimand it on my mom. She generally let us know ‘You have this area, why not do something with it?’ So we did!”
Scott and Kathy knew from the begin, however, that they were not simply planting vines as a diversion. Scott experienced childhood with a vineyard in New York state, and conveyed with him to Ohio years of involvement in developing grapes. Owning and working his own vineyard was a fantasy of his, and his energy spread to Kathy rapidly. Actually, it was her thought to begin making their own wine. She reviews considering, “We are putting in the work, why not appreciate the our rewards for so much hard work?”
They create an aggregate of seventeen diverse wine mixed bags, some of which are regular. Visitors have the capacity to test any wines close by and will be allowed to investigate the vineyard amid winery hours. They will likewise offer guided visits upon solicitation, and are making the office accessible for occasions and private gatherings.
Rent one of the cabins and enjoy all that French Ridge and Holmes County has to offer. Take in the scenic views from the deck of your cabin with a cup of coffee at sunrise, and a bottle of wine at sunset. Visit the true winery experience, enjoy the vineyards on a morning walk or sit and relax and enjoy your time with friends.
French Ridge Vineyard and Winery is situated at 2586 Township Rd 34, Killbuck, Ohio. Any request can be coordinated to the couple at (330) 377-4962.