New Additions for the Summer and Fall of 2023

***2022 Unoaked Chardonnay:*** This Chardonnay is characterized as "fruit-forward" with prominent notes of lemon and citrus. It's further described as having a foundation of yellow apple flavors. The term "unoaked" indicates that the wine has not been aged in oak barrels, which can give Chardonnay a more creamy or buttery character often associated with oak aging. Food Pairing: This wine is recommended to be enjoyed with aged cheeses and fish, suggesting that its citrus and apple notes can complement the flavors of these dishes. *

**2022 Sunset White - Seyval Blanc:*** The Sunset White wine is crafted from Seyval Blanc grapes and is described as having hints of grapefruit, green apple, and melon flavors. It's noted to possess a light sweetness, making it particularly suitable for leisurely sipping on warm summer evenings. Occasion: This wine is suggested as a perfect choice for enjoying the outdoors while watching the sunset during the summer.

**2021 Cabernet Sauvignon:** is one of the most popular and well-known red wine varietals. It typically produces full-bodied wines with rich flavors of dark fruits like blackcurrant, along with notes of cedar, tobacco, and sometimes green bell pepper. It often has a firm tannic structure, which gives the wine the potential to age well over time.

**2021 Cabernet Franc:** Cabernet Franc is another red wine grape that is often used as a blending grape, especially in Bordeaux-style blends. When made into a single varietal wine, Cabernet Franc can exhibit flavors of red fruits like raspberry and cherry, as well as herbal and floral notes. It's known for its softer tannins compared to Cabernet Sauvignon, making it a more approachable choice in its youth.

**2021 No. 18 - Norton:** Norton, also known as Cynthiana, is a Native American grape variety that has been used to produce wine for many years. It's known for its intense dark color and robust flavors. Norton wines can exhibit a range of flavors, including blackberry, plum, and often a unique wild and earthy character.

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Magnificent Red and White Wine

After one sip of our delicious red and white wines, you'll begin to understand and experience the quality only Meranda-Nixon Winery in Ripley, Ohio, is capable of producing. Below is a comprehensive list of wines and our detailed descriptions of each. Take advantage of our 10% discount when you purchase by the case.


2022 Estate Reserve Chardonnay is a beautifully balanced wine aged in oak barrels to perfection. It opens with a luxurious buttery note and transitions seamlessly into a toasty oak essence. Delicate hints of lemongrass and butterscotch add layers of complexity, while a refreshing citrus finish ties it all together. Bottle Cost - $25

2022 Unoaked Chardonnay is a refreshing delight, bursting with fruit-forward flavors of zesty lemon and bright citrus. Underlying these notes is a solid foundation of yellow apple, providing depth and balance. This wine pairs perfectly with aged cheeses and fish, enhancing their flavors with its vibrant profile. Bottle Cost - $20

2022 Sunset White - Seyval Blanc is a delightful wine that offers subtle notes of grapefruit, green apple, and melon. Its gentle sweetness makes it an ideal choice for enjoying the outdoors on a warm summer evening, creating a perfect companion for watching the sunset unfold. Bottle Cost - $17

2022 Trotter White Wine - This vintage brings summer sweetness with pineapple and citrus flavors and a smooth finish! Patio Pleaser! Bottle Cost - $14

2022 Catawba Estate Wine - Crafted from the native grape variety championed by Cincinnati's Nicholas Longworth, it offers a delightful blush wine experience. Expertly balanced, it combines the flavors of raspberry and strawberry to create a harmonious and gratifying taste. Its refreshing and fruity profile ensures that this wine is bound to provide enjoyment and satisfaction to those who appreciate it. Bottle Cost - $14

Meranda Nixon Winery Sparkling Catawba - A delightful fusion that marries the essence of fresh fruit and the sweetness of hard candy, all elevated by delicate bubbles that gracefully lift the unique aromas of Catawba from the glass. Its semi-dry finish adds to the appeal, achieving a splendid balance. Whether for celebrating special occasions or relishing everyday moments, this sparkling wine is an exceptional choice that enhances the joy of life. Bottle Cost - $17

Route 68 Hard Cider - A refreshing and invigorating choice, brimming with a harmonious blend of tart and sweet apple flavors. It culminates in a dry finish, offering a crisp and satisfying experience for cider enthusiasts. Bottle Cost $17


Red Oak Creek is a unique wine blend crafted from our Traminette and Norton grapes, then carefully aged in stainless steel. This semi-sweet wine boasts delightful berry and raspberry flavors that captivate the palate. Whether enjoyed at room temperature or chilled, it promises a versatile and enjoyable experience. Bottle Cost – $14

2018 Laycock Red Wine is a masterful blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc, aged to perfection in Bourbon barrels. This rich ruby red wine presents a symphony of flavors, including notes of caramel, maple brown sugar, and sweet spices. The journey culminates in a delicate bourbon finish, adding an intriguing layer to this exquisite and well-crafted blend. Bottle Cost - $25

2021 Estate Cabernet Franc offers a medium-bodied experience with gentle cherry notes that glide across the palate. Subtle hints of fresh herbs add a touch of complexity, leading to a smooth and peppery oak finish that leaves a satisfying impression. Bottle Cost - $25

2021 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon presents a captivating ruby red hue and boasts a lusciously smooth texture. This full-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon is sure to please a wide range of palates. Its balanced nature allows the palate to explore flavors reminiscent of the aromas, with additional hints of tobacco and white pepper notes. The experience concludes with a gracefully smooth finish that lingers pleasantly. Bottle Cost - $25

2021 No. 18 - Estate Norton is a tribute to history, as it was a favorite wine of President/General Grant. Norton, also known as Cynthiana, is a Native American grape variety with a longstanding tradition in winemaking. This wine stands out with its deep and intense dark color and robust flavors. Expect a diverse range of tasting notes, from luscious blackberry and plum to a distinctive wild and earthy character that adds a unique dimension to the experience. Bottle Cost - $25

Contact us today and have us ship our wine to any address in Ohio. Experience the quality of our great wines.