Free Wine Tasting
At Grapes & Grinds, we try all the local Black Hills and South Dakota wines and only carry those that we feel are the best of the best! From sweet fruit-wines to impeccably curated traditional dry red and white wines, our selection is available for sale by the bottle, or relax, enjoy our comfortable atmosphere and sip on wine by the glass. Can’t decide which wine to choose? Make sure you don’t miss out on our free wine tasting! Sample five local wines of your choice for free with one of our friendly staff – any time of day with no strings attached!
Red Ass Rhubarb – Prairie Berry ♦♦♦ Rich with fresh raspberries on the nose and tart rhubarb on the finish. This wine is perfectly balanced. Prairie Berry’s most popular and award-winning wine.
Burning Bog – Strawbale ♦♦♦♦♦ A delightful dance of cranberry and jalapeno. A slightly tart, yet luscious hello from cranberries and a delicious warming finish that blankets the palate.
Lawrence Elk – Prairie Berry ♦♦♦♦ Notes of red fruit, including black currant and cherry with hints of dried pine. The palate is full of the sweetness of red cherries and a bright, refreshing finish.
Wild Bill – Prairie Berry ♦♦♦♦ This semi-sweet Catawba grape wine has notes of fresh plum, candied lemon peel, and Concord grape.
Mythical Beast – Firehouse ♦♦♦ Notes of black cherry, strawberry, brown sugar, and honey. This sweet blend of Riesling and black cherry pairs well with maple glazed ham, pulled pork, or even churros.
Gold Digger – Prairie Berry ♦♦♦ Refreshing pear wine with refreshing notes of green apple and baking spice and a hint of vanilla on the nose.
BFF Sauvignon Blanc - Firehouse ♦ Loads of bright grapefruit aromas mingle perfectly with notes of guava and a crisp, citrusy finish.
Oaked Chardonnay - Firehouse ♦ Distinctively round flavors of smoky oak and spiced vanilla bean with aromas of peach and lemon blossom.
Rushmore Dry Riesling - Firehouse ♦♦ The perfect wine to end a hot, summer day. Features notes of honey, lime, pineapple, and a crisp mineral presence.
Maltese Cross Orange Muscat - Firehouse ♦♦♦ Inspired by the patron saint of firefighters, this award winning wine features delicate orange blossom and tropical fruit on the nose with an apricot and honey finish.
Calamity Jane – Prairie Berry ♦♦♦♦♦ Traditional Concord grape wine packed with sweet grape, ripe strawberry and candied apple flavors.
Adventurer – Firehouse ♦♦♦ Highlighting notes of red berry, brown sugar, boysenberry and orange with a raspberry candy finish. A daring combination of Cabernet Sauvingnon and Orange Muscat.
Cabernet Sauvignon – Firehouse ♦ Featuring notes of cherry, plum, peppercorn, cocoa, spice and carefully balanced oak.
3 Rednecks Cabernet – Prairie Berry ♦ A nicely proportioned, medium-bodied Cabernet. Notes of oak, anise, pepper, and ripe plum, followed by a pleasing finish with a hint of cocoa.
Badlands Merlot – Firehouse ♦ Featuring aromas of cherry and toasted vanilla bean accompanied by notes of cola, custard, and dried cherries.
Book Club – Firehouse ♦ Bright aromas of cherries, vanilla custard, peppery spices, herbs and sassafras with a toasty, tannin finish.
Syrah – Firehouse ♦ This complex Syrah is truly a bell-ringer. Notes of dark berries, chewy tannins, and cracked pepper.
* One diamond (♦) is “driest” – five diamonds (♦♦♦♦♦) is “sweetest.