Try These Recipes:

Strawberry Sangria:

  • 1 cup thinly sliced strawberries,

  • 1/2 cup sugar,

  • 1 whole lemon thinly sliced,

  • 1 bottle Cedar Hills Strawberry Sensation wine,

  • 2 cups club soda.

Combine strawberries, sugar and lemon slices. Stir mixture bruising the fruit lightly. Pour in wine, cover and chill 1 hr at least. Remove lemon slices. In punch bowl or pitcher, blend wine mixture with club soda. Add ice to glasses. Ladle or pour wine into glasses. Serves 6.

Blackberry Sangria:

  • 1 cup crushed blackberries,

  • 3/4 cup sugar,

  • 1 lemon & 1 lime sliced thin,

  • 1 bottle Cedar Hills LaCrosse white wine,

  • 2 cups club soda.

Follow directions for sangria above.

HOURS:  We are generally open Fridays & Saturdays from 1-9 pm, and Sundays from 1-6 pm, however please watch our postings and social media (Facebook & Twitter) for changes in hours.

LOCATION: Five miles east of Ravenna on highway #2 to Range Rd, then turn north 2 1/2 miles to 375th Rd, turn west 3/4 mile to the 3rd driveway and the Cedar Hills Vineyard sign at the driveway. Just 35 minutes from Kearney or Grand Island, Nebraska, 2 hours from Lincoln.

GPS site 41 degrees 2 minutes, 35.55 sec. N 98 degrees 49 min. 51.72 sec. W

Cedar Hills Vineyard & Gardens
Clay & Heidi Schutz, owners
48970 375th Road
Ravenna, NE 68869

email: [email protected]
Phone: 308-452-3181

Facebook: Cedar Hills Vineyard & Gardens
Twitter: @cedarhillsvines

Please accept our sincere apologies,  but the tasting room will be closed this coming Friday,  Nov 20. Please come out and visit Saturday or Sunday instead. We are offering  $1 off all bottles of Turkey Ridge Red for your Turkey Day enjoyment! It will pair wonderfully with your Thanksgiving meal!

Halloween night, October 31 at 6:30 pm, the winery will host its first ever Murder Mystery Dinner!  Sure to be lots of fun, your evening will include dinner, dessert, a glass of wine, and great interactive entertainment as we work to solve the case of the Pungent Pumpkin Poisoner! Limited space available, so give us a call at 308-452-3181 to make reservations today!

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Grown-ups like to have Halloween fun, too.  Get your creative juices flowing and come out to the winery anytime on October 30 from 1-9 pm or October 31 from 1-6 pm to decorate or carve a pumpkin for your chance to win a free night for two in our guest house, which includes a set of complimentary wine tastings and continental breakfast!  A nominal entry fee will get you a pumpkin, supplies, and the chance to win.  We will supply some carving and decorating supplies, or feel free to bring your own, but you must do your work while at the winery.  Guests to the winery on Friday night during our Murder Mystery Dinner, and all day Sunday, will vote for their favorite, and the winner will be announced Sunday evening!  For more information, give us a call at 308-452-3181.

Please join us on Thursday, Nov 5 at 6:30 pm for a fun evening of painting and wine. We will paint this fun pumpkin piece just in time for Thanksgiving.  You can register here: or on our Facebook page.

Arts & Drafts Nov

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They’re here! Cedar Hills Vineyard & Gardens is pleased to announce that we are included on the 2015 Nebraska Wine Passport! Please stop by our tasting room to pick one up, and enjoy a tasting or a glass of our great wine to get your first stamp!!!

Check out these 100% Nebraska-grown wines from Cedar Hills Vineyard!


Annevar Blush: This wine is flavorful and delicate, yet fruity in quality with a charming bouquet. Delightfully delicious!

Edelweiss:This white wine offers the true varietals’ flavor and aroma of a grape that is becoming Nebraska’s flagship wine. Fun and refreshing.

Brianna: Created from the sweet Brianna grape, with flavors of pineapple and a finish of pumpkin spice.

Dusty Trails White:A light refreshing wine with a lemon grass smell, green apple tartness, and a clean finish.

Catawba: Delightful wine full of melon and berry flavors.

Iron Horse Red: Easy drinking, full-bodied blended dry red wine.

Turkey Ridge Red: This full-bodied, ruby red sweet wine possesses an enchanting aroma and a bountiful taste.

The Dance: Spicy and enticing wine is a work of art and sophistication. Our best seller!

Raspberry Passion: This delicious wine is made from 100% raspberries, smooth and sweet, reminding you of the fruit that created it. Pairs great with chocolate.

Huckleberry: The blueberry-like flavor this wine is sweet and refreshing.  Made with Nebraska grown huckleberries.  Pairs well with pork.

Blackberry: A dessert wine made from 100% Nebraska grown blackberries.

Razzle-Dazzle: Raspberry/rhubarb blend.  Refreshingly summer!

Rhubarb: A nice floral bouquet and a taste of vanilla with a bit of tang in the finish.

Elderberry: Reminiscent of what grandma used to make, let the bold, rich taste take you back.

Evening Flight: This combination of elderberries and blackberries is an enticing, floral wine that is sure to please.

Cherry: Created with a blend of Nebraska grown cherries.  Smooth on your pallet.

Honey Wine: Made from 100% Nebraska sweet honey with aromas of wild flowers.