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. Our friendly staff will be happy to give you a tour of our vineyard, wine cellar or production area, just ask!

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 nearly 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 Oak barrels for the aging of our Ruby Port, the dry Chambourcin Wines and the fermentation of our Chardonel.

WE MAKE OUR

wines in small 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 HAVE FREE TASTINGS 7 DAYS A WEEK!

  • You can buy our wines on Sundays from our tasting room locations!
  • Consider our 10% to 20% discounts on multiple bottle purchases.
  • 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!
Our Vineyard Tasting Room!