Fantastic Family Business Opportunity! Unique 20-acre property with 7-acre vineyard featuring 7 varieties of grapes to supply the award winning “Woodland Hill Winery”. Several outbuildings including a historic barn, gift shop/retail space, tasting room, & processing facility (equipment included). Great income potential on turn-key operation. Sellers willing to help with transition & training.
If you have ever dreamed of owning and operating a working vineyard, Woodland Hill Winery and Event Center is not an opportunity to pass up. Located just outside the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area, in Delano, MN, this award-winning winery is ready to operate. Events currently held include weddings, an annual Fall Grape Crush, and live music on Friday nights. Woodland Hill offers endless possibilities!
Ranch Style Home
Nicely updated 3 bedroom/2 bath rambler with an amazing sun room that boasts a wall of windows and gas fireplace. Beautiful bamboo wood flooring in dining and sitting area. Home also features main floor laundry, finished basement with a wine cellar, and head out back to the 27’ above ground pool and maintenance-free deck.
The 40×60 processing facility comes fully equipped for pressing, fermenting, blending, and bottling. Building also includes walk-in cooler and freezer.
Tasting Room/Retail Store
The 1300+ sq. ft. Tasting Room/Retail Store contains a full kitchen, indoor seating/sampling area, gazebo, and peaceful outdoor sitting area with a fire pit for a cozy place to enjoy a glass of wine. Tables are scattered along the area for plenty of space to enjoy views of the fantastic property.
The historic red barn has a new roof and remodeled exterior. Plenty of wide open storage space and a loft that can be customized for your use.
Wholesale Business Included
Woodland Hill already has well-established wholesale distribution to several Minnesota retailers. The winery license will transfer to the buyer at closing along with all remaining wine, both bottled and bulk.
All processing equipment is included, including Fusti tanks (olive and balsamic vinegar), maintenance equipment, 6-bottle wine filler, single head corker w/vacuum (natural corks), GAI labeling system, heat shrinkers, 2 basket presses (70 liter), Jolly 40 crusher destemmer (40 tons per hour), 20 picking bins, picking dumper, cultivator for under vines, mowing equipment, all chemicals and yeast, approximately 50 barrels – French, American, and hybrids, and all racking and tools.
Spanning 7 acres, the vineyard thrives on growing cold weather grapes, perfect for enduring the Minnesota winters. With a variety including Swenson, Marquette, and St. Croix, to name a few, Woodland Hill grapes produce wines ranging from full-bodied reds to crisp, semi-dry wines with hints of floral, oak, and clove. Even a barrel-aged, port style wine is offered, each wine uniquely tended to and make with care.
Directions: Highway 12 in Delano to County Road 30 SE to property.
Check out the land and surrounding area
Wright County, MN
7 Acre Vineyard
3 Bedroom Home
Award-Winning On-site Business
Woodland Hills Winery