Windy Hills Winery opened in Ridgefield over Memorial Weekend

Photo courtesy of Viki Eierdam 

Photo courtesy of Viki Eierdam 

When you arrive, you are greeted by stunning rock work at the grand entrance that carries through the substantial portico into a 2,400-square-foot great room accented with massive wood beams and anchored on one end by a rock-wall fireplace and rock-arched doorways on either side.

Each pass-through leads into a sizeable tasting room with a lowered beam system designed to mimic a vineyard trellis and add a cozy scale to the space. A curved bar sets the stage for wine tasting and a window runs the full length of the opposite wall. (Read more in The Columbian)