Jersey - the Garden State - is known for its tomatoes, peaches,
cranberries and tomatoes. No surprise, then, that Garden State
is also becoming well-known for its award-winning wines.
winemaking has been a tradition in New Jersey for well over 200
years. Local wines began receiving awards as early as 1767 when
London's Royal Society of the Arts recognized two colonial New
than two dozen wineries flourish in New Jersey. The oldest, dating
back to 1864, is Renault Winery in southern New Jersey.
New Jersey wineries produce over 40 different varieties of wines
ranging from dry to semi-dry table wines to sparkling, fruit and
Sunlight into Wine - A story article and online tour of wineries
in northwest New Jersey featuring the Alba Vineyard, Four Sisters
Winery, Kings Road and Westfall wineries with a link to more Winemaking
in New Jersey.