Jim Butler in the Vineyard

Butler Winery, established in 1983, is the fourth oldest operating winery in Indiana. The winery and vineyard are located just 10 minutes from the NE side of Bloomington, which is also within the northern boundaries of the Indiana Uplands viticultural area. This region in south central Indiana produces wines of distinctive character. Join us on one of our cellar tours on Saturdays & Sundays at 1 and 3 pm and learn more about what makes us so unique & how we make our wines so darn tasty.

A few finer points

DID YOU KNOW?

Our IN-TOWN Shop carries Southern Indiana's largest selection of wine-making and homebrewing supplies. We have everything you'll need to make beer & wine so check us out!

ON YOUR VISIT,

enjoy the vineyard experience to the fullest! We offer a variety of crackers, both domestic & imported cheeses, and also summer sausage & salami.

WE ALSO USE

small American and French Oak barrels for the aging of our Terra Rossa (port style wine), and our dry Variant and Chardonel wines.

WE MAKE OUR

wines in 350 to 1000 gallon batches using stainless steel tanks for the fermentation and bulk aging of the majority of our wines. We grow: Vignoles, Vidal, Chambourcin, Chardonel, Cabernet Franc and our newest, Tannat.

WE OFFER WINE TASTING 7 DAYS A WEEK!

  • You can buy our wines for carryout on Sundays from all 3 of our locations!
  • Take advantage of our 10% to 20% discounts on 3 to 12 bottles.
  • We also have a unique & extensive selection of wine accessories and gifty items that are sure to please just about anyone on your shopping list!
  • We have 3 Indiana locations to visit including one in Chesterton, IN!
This business serves everyone
Our Vineyard Tasting Room!