Where do you go to sample some fine vintages when in Dallas? Well, actually, the city has scores of options when it comes to wine tasting venues. Here, in no particular order, are five of the best for you to try, including one that shows how a specially designed retractable roof system for restaurants can enhance the wining and dining experience.
Roots and Water Wine Roo
Roots and Water offers a wide selection of local and imported wines in a warm, elegant setting. Try a Spanish wine followed by an Australian one and then a California or Oregon vintage – all while sitting comfortably in a leather easy chair, chatting with friends and enjoying the woody wine room interior.
Bar and Garden Dallas
This high-end wine and liquor merchant on Ross Avenue offers complimentary tastings of its many vintages, as well as various craft and small-batch spirits and beers, many of which are one-of-a-kind flavors that you won’t find anywhere else.
The Wine Authority
This wine club in Richardson stocks a diverse range of wines, all of which you can sample in their tasting room while chatting to their passionate and knowledgeable sommeliers.
Landon Winery offers its own range of stunning wines, including everything from sweet white to merlot, all in a beautifully revamped, post-industrial setting on Olympus Boulevard, the Sound.
60 Vines, Uptown Dallas
This wine tasting room/dining room is a very different experience to the other places on this list. You sit down in a gorgeous greenhouse setting with a retractable roof system, designed and built by OpenAire, that makes your wine appreciation an al fresco experience in the summer months. This is a delightful and luxurious wine tasting offering that should be on the to-do list of any connoisseur in the Dallas area.
OpenAire specializes in the design and construction of enclosures and retractable roof systems for restaurants, wine tasting venues, and hotels among other hospitality and entertainment facilities. OpenAire has helped to improve the guest experience of numerous venues across North America, including 60 Vines in Dallas, Kamakura Restaurant in Boston, the Hyatt House Rooftop in Jersey City, Barcelona Tavern in Toronto, and many more.
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