Celebrate Wine in St. Augustine, FL

St. Augustine is one of Livability's Top Ten wine cities.

On Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 08:08
St Augustine FL Wine

St. Augustine, FL gives wine lovers something to celebrate. Spots like San Sebastian Winery have sprung up throughout the area, providing the city with some signature local flavor. San Sebastian opened in St. Augustine in 1996 and quickly gained a reputation as one of Florida's premium wineries. The winery has found its niche as a pioneer in the development of table, sparkling and dessert wines from hybrid and muscadine grapes, and has the awards to prove it. Over 300 of San Sebastian's wines have earned medals in various competitions such as Wines of the South and Indy International. Those with a developed sweet tooth will appreciate the tropical wines of Vino del Grotto Winery. Pulling its inspiration from its sunny Florida location, the winery has concocted wines with names like Florida Banana and Blueberry Blue.