If your Texas RV travels take you through New Mexico and the Jemez Mountains you’ll find plenty of places to stay like the Vista Linda Campground, the Redondo Campground, the Jemez Falls Campground or Ponderosa Campground. And while you are there, don’t miss a visit to the Ponderosa Valley Winery. It is located just of NM HWY 4 on NM 290,not too far from the suggested campgrounds. You will find this special vineyard nestled in the scenic Ponderosa Valley on the Southern slopes of the beautiful Jemez Mountains. During the drive you will enjoy the beautiful red rock formations, some of the most spectacular in the world and panoramic mountain views.
The winery and grounds have so much character and the surroundings are magnificent!
This family owned and operated vineyard specializes in hand crafted estate bottled Riesling wines in 3 different award winning styles. You will also find a gold metal winning Pinot Noir along with many other options. In addition, Pinot Noir, also a gold medal winner. The 2011 New Mexico Chardonnay is barrel aged, soft mouth, full buttery oak. And of course there are many many other varieties of red and white wines to choose from. And that means a taste test in this quaint little vineyard where they really make you feel at home.
As you can see on the wall they have won many awards and in the gift shop you will find a wide array of wine related and non-wine related unique gifts that you will find for friends, family and yourself!
All of their wines are made from 100% New Mexico grapes.
Along with wine tastings, tours are available so you can see how these hand crafted wines are produced. This is fun for the experienced, a discovery for the novice and educational for all.
From all of us at CCRV, we hope you enjoy New Mexico and the Ponderosa Valley Winery!
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