Discover the charm and ambiance of the Texas Hill Country within just a short drive Northwest of Houston. Set atop a rise overlooking rolling hills and valleys, Bernhardt Winery takes pride in offering guests a relaxing Houston Hill Country experience. The winery, vineyard and event grounds are at the heart of a 20-acre estate and vineyard where you will experience the beauty of Texas sunsets, wine, and music.

 

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Picnic Experiences

Come find a seat to relax on our North Lawn picnic areas or Patio Courtyard with stunning views of the Houston Hill Country. We are family and pet friendly!

Our full menu of bottles and select wines by the glass are available for purchase. Currently, wine is served in disposable plastic cups. Logo wine glasses and tumblers are available to purchase.

Guests can also order a Cheese & Charcuterie Board to enjoy with their wine; Piccolo Boards (Serves 2) are $20 or Grande Boards (Serves 4) are $30. You may also bring your own picnic basket or cooler. No outside alcohol allowed per TABC law.

Reservations NOT Required


Patio Flight

Enjoy a self-guided flight on our North Lawn picnic areas or Patio Courtyard with stunning views of the Houston Hill Country. A pre-selected flight of our current wine features is available for $10 for you to enjoy at your table.

This self-guided flight includes 6 mixed dry and sweet wines accompanied tasting notes. The flight is served on a disposable serving tray in individual tasting cups that you can enjoy at your table.

NEW Port Flight! These wonderful small batch dessert wines are very limited and are a rare treat! This self-guided flight is $15 and includes our Vin du Soleil, Port Reserve, and Tawny Reserve, and served with accompanied tasting notes.

Guests can also order a Cheese & Charcuterie Board to enjoy with their wine; Piccolo Boards (Serves 2) are $20 or Grande Boards (Serves 4) are $30.

Reservations NOT Required


Signature Choice Tasting & Tour

This Elite Tour and Tasting is a fun-lovers tasting in which you can choose to taste four different wines. The presentation includes a description of eight of our most popular wines–four sweet and four dry wines–from which you can choose to taste four of your personal favorites.

You will begin with a guided tour conducted by one of our trained Elite Tasting Specialists. The tours include an overview of the winery and stops at the crush pad, fermentation facility, barrel aging room, ending with a hosted seated tasting in our Elite tasting room. This experience lasts approximately one hour.

Reservations Required

$30 Per Person | $25 Wine Club Member
Soleil Wine Club Members Use Coupon Code
at Checkout to Apply Discount
Group Size Limited to 16 Guests

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Winemaker's Select Spring Pairing & Tour

The Elite Winemaker’s Select Pairing & Tour is our highest-level tasting. The four wines for this tasting have been selected from our library of award-winning wines and are paired with a variety of cheese and fruit bites that will show off how wines can complement the fresh new flavors of spring. This tasting and tour lasts approximately 75-minutes.

Your experience begins with a guided tour conducted by one of our Elite Tasting Specialists. The tours include an overview of the winery and stops at the crush pad, fermentation facility, barrel aging room, ending with a hosted seated tasting in our Elite tasting room. Our spring pairing menu ENDS Sunday, May 30th!

Reservations Required

$40 Per Person | $35 Wine Club Member
Soleil Wine Club Members Use Coupon Code
at Checkout to Apply Discount
Group Size Limited to 16 Guests

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Winemaker's Select Summer Pairing & Tour

The Elite Winemaker’s Select Pairing & Tour is our highest-level tasting. The four wines for this tasting have been selected from our library of award-winning wines and are paired with a variety of seasonal bites that will show off how wines can complement the fresh flavors of summer. This tasting and tour lasts approximately 75-minutes.

Your experience begins with a guided tour conducted by one of our Elite Tasting Specialists. The tours include an overview of the winery and stops at the crush pad, fermentation facility, barrel aging room, ending with a hosted seated tasting in our Elite tasting room. Our summer pairing menu BEGINS Saturday, June 5th!

Reservations Required

$40 Per Person | $35 Wine Club Member
Soleil Wine Club Members Use Coupon Code
at Checkout to Apply Discount
Group Size Limited to 16 Guests

Reserve Now


Group Experiences

Let our team help you plan the perfect private tasting event or group experience. We are pleased to extend the offer of assisting you and your group to arrange a visit to Bernhardt Winery. Let our knowledgeable Elite Tasting Specialist or Winemakers guide you through an educational wine experience as you enjoy scenic views of the Houston Hill Country or enjoy a virtual experience from the comfort of home.

Please call us at (936) 894-9829 x107 to discuss available options!


WHAT TO EXPECT

During your visit, you will discover our passion for wines handcrafted not only our home state of Texas, but from diverse viticultural areas around our country and the world. Outdoor lawn seating provides breathtaking panoramic views of the rolling hills and valleys of Grimes County. Picnic tables under our native pecan grove also provide a serene area for enjoying great wine, food, and music with friends. We are family and pet friendly!

 

We offer acoustic live music, artisan markets, and lawn concerts on the lawn, weekends throughout the year. See our upcoming events. Cheese and charcuterie boards are available to satisfy your appetite, and local food trucks frequent our weekend events. You are welcome to bring your own picnic, no outside alcohol allowed due to TABC law.

PET POLICY

Out of consideration for all of our guests, dog lovers as well as those who are not, we require your four-legged friends to remain outside and on a leash. We also kindly request you follow these guidelines when bringing pets to our winery and vineyard:

  • Dogs are to remain on a leash at all times.
  • Please help us keep our property beautiful, clean up after your dog. Bags and receptacles are provided.
  • Pet owners are responsible for their dog’s behavior - please remain attentive.
  • Dogs MUST be up to date on all shots.
  • Be mindful of your neighbors, and be courteous.
  • Dogs who display any type of aggression are not allowed.