Alaska Wineries

Alaska wineries have emerged as a surprising addition to the wine industry in recent years. Despite its reputation for cold weather and rugged landscapes, Alaska has proven to be a promising region for grape cultivation and wine production. The state's long summer days, coupled with unique microclimates, create favorable conditions for growing cold-hardy grape varieties. This has led to the establishment of several top-quality wineries across Alaska, where visitors can savor exceptional wines while enjoying breathtaking views of the Alaskan wilderness.

List of Top Wineries in Alaska:

  1. Bear Creek Winery and Lodging: Situated in Homer, Bear Creek Winery is one of Alaska's most renowned wineries. They specialize in crafting fruit wines made from locally sourced berries, including raspberries, strawberries, and blueberries. The winery offers tastings and has charming lodging options for those seeking an immersive wine experience.
  2. Denali Winery: Located in Talkeetna, Denali Winery is known for its handcrafted wines made from Alaskan-grown fruits and berries. They produce a variety of wines, including blueberry, cranberry, and rhubarb. Visitors can enjoy tastings and learn about the winemaking process while taking in the stunning views of the nearby Denali National Park.
  3. Bell's Nursery and Gifts: Situated in Anchorage, Bell's Nursery and Gifts features a winery that produces a range of fruit wines, including raspberry, black currant, and apple. The winery is part of a larger nursery and gift shop, providing visitors with a unique shopping and wine-tasting experience.
  4. Bear Creek Winery and Brew House: Located in Ketchikan, Bear Creek Winery and Brew House is a family-owned establishment that produces a variety of fruit wines and craft beers. Their wines are made from local fruits, such as salmonberries, blueberries, and rhubarb. Visitors can enjoy tastings, explore the brewing process, and take in the scenic surroundings.
  5. Alaska Berries: Situated in Soldotna, Alaska Berries is a winery and farm that specializes in producing wines made from Alaskan-grown berries. They offer a diverse selection of wines, including lingonberry, raspberry, and strawberry. Visitors can enjoy tastings, stroll through the picturesque vineyard, and shop for local berry products.

These wineries represent the growing wine scene in Alaska, showcasing the state's ability to produce exceptional wines despite its challenging climate. Whether you're an adventurous wine enthusiast or a curious traveler, visiting these wineries allows you to experience the unique flavors of Alaska while immersing yourself in its natural beauty.

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Alaskan Wilderness Wines
498 Shearwater Way
Kodiak, Alaska 99615


Bear Creek Winery
Bear Creek Drive
Homer, Alaska 99603
What makes our wines so special is that they provide flavor profiles that can not be found in any grape wines. The two largest factors that contribute to this is where we source our fruit from and the unique blending of grape wines with fruit wines. We have spent decades developing first, fruit wines and then fruit/grape wine blends and second, a network of local growers to source raw fruit from. We got there by small batch fermenting (as little as 3 gallons) and grass roots networking.


Alaska Denali Winery
1301 E. Dowling Rd.
Anchorage, AK 99515
Alaska Denali Winery is an on-premise wine-making facility. We specialize in crafting personal, micro- brewed batch of wine that meet the discerning palates of our customers. Wines can be made for special occasions such as a wedding or party, or just to add a personal touch to your wine cellar. The wine is selected by you and your friends and family at a pre-scheduled wine tasting, and once you decide which wines are your favorite, we immediately start the brewing process in our production facility. You are able and welcome to participate in this process. When your wine is completed, we invite you back to bottle, cork, and cap your wine with your friends. This part of the process is very hands on and is always fun for everyone.


WineryPlacez [winery-places] is your source to plan a romantic getaway, a wedding or reception, a team building event for your company, a bachelorette party, or just a weekend getaway with friends. Explore the world of Alaska wines... visit wineries in Kodiak, Homer and Anchorage.

  • Discover the perfect wine to match all your favorite foods 
  • Find the nearest wine tasting room
  • Plan a road-trip and discover new wineries
  • Go on a tour of a winery
  • Ask if you can smash some grapes
  • Find a wine festival in Alaska
  • Learn how the wine is made
  • Research and try multiple wineries before joining a wine club.  

TIP: Use a ride service or have a designated driver. Chances are you will taste more wine than you expected to — those tastings add up. Not only that, but if you’re not used to drinking wine early in the day, it could catch up with you fast.