Kentucky Wine

Home to America’s first commercial winery, today Kentucky’s wine industry blends history and heritage with modern wine-making practices and techniques.

Kentucky Proud

Kentucky Proud

Keep Kentucky Growing. It’s good for you. It’s good for them. It’s good for Kentucky.


Commissioner’s Cup

The quintessential yearly guide to the best wines produced throughout the Commonwealth.


Events, concerts, festivals and anything else Kentucky wine related happening around the state.

Featured News

  • WF132

    Kentucky Derby Season is Prime Time for Kentucky Proud

    By Ryan Quarles, Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture FRANKFORT (April 17, 2017) — The Kentucky Derby elevates the Commonwealth to a global stage. The Derby – as well as the Kentucky Oaks and the run-up to Thoroughbred racing’s biggest weekend – also gives Kentucky Proud foods a chance to shine. The Kentucky Derby Festival kicks off

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Featured Wineries

  • Black-Barn-Winery

    Black Barn Winery

    We craft one wine ~ BLACK BARN, in the tradition of the fine wines of Bordeaux, France crafts a big, dry full-bodied red made from fresh grapes brought to our winery from the Sierra Foothills region of California. Each annual blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Cabernet Franc results in an exceptional dry red wine

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