Tours for both Debonné Vineyards and Cellar Rats Brewery are available depending solely on personnel availability. Tours are free and given by request Tuesday through Saturday from 1 pm to 5 pm.
Tour groups (for groups of 25 or more) are also welcome at Debonné Vineyards and Cellar Rats Brewery. Large groups can best be accommodated Tuesday through Friday from 12:00pm to 5:00pm, and Saturdays from noon to 1 pm.
The following packages are available for groups of 25 or more:
If you have non-wine drinkers, grape juice is available, and juice or soda is provided to the bus driver.
Tours vary according to the season. The sights, sounds, and smells of the harvest season offer the most exciting conditions, however, tours are offered all year. Schedule group tours in advance by calling 440-466-3485.
If management finds the tour group to be already intoxicated, we reserve the right to deny the group entry into the winery.
The Debevc Family takes pride in the personal attention given to those who visit the cellars. Enjoy an interesting and leisurely tour of the underground facilities with a family member. View our state-of-the-art equipment, the hand-hewn oak barrels, shiny stainless steel tanks and computerized wine presses, all of which contribute to our commitment to excellence. Explore the wide variety of wines produced with a tasting tray. Delicious bread, chesses, grilled sandwiches, and gourmet appetizers are also available.
During our cellar tour, you will see equipment such as our bottling machine.
Our Press House and Red Fermentation Facility is quite a sight, filled with the large computerized punch-down tanks for fermenting.
Our barrel aging room is a favorite stop on the tour. The smell of oak will fill your senses as soon you enter the room.