Family Owned Vineyard & Winery

Our Wine

Chardonnay: Citrus taste with a strong note of grapefruit. Crisp and light. Very flavorful. Stainless steel fermented and aged.


Riesling: Aromas of peach, grapefruit and anise. Flavors of white peach while rich and full-bodied with a long dry finish.

Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon: Mellow and mild yet hearty with a rich, deep red color. It is spicy in finish with aromas of plums and currants. Pairs well with beef and goose.


Scarlet: A soft and compliant, medium-bodied blend of merlot, cabernet sauvignon and syrah with hints of herbs, violets and plums. Scarlet is an excellent dinner wine for rich pastas, beef, or heavy chicken dishes.

White Zinfandel: Pale-rose in color, light and medium dry in finish. Aromas of peach and apricot with flavors of vanilla, raspberry and cherries. Pair with BBQ, turkey, veal and grilled fishes. Also, enjoy with a crisp fruit salad on hot summer days.


Moscato: Aromas of dense, perfectly ripe stone fruits marry with notes of vibrant flowers and star jasmine. Flavors of peaches and apricot combine quite smoothly.

Peace & Quiet: Smooth blend of the Niagara with a touch of merlot. Everybody needs a little Peace & Quiet in their life.

Niagara: Luscious and sweet with a nose of jasmine. “Foxy” in its floral flavor it finishes with hints of pears, apples, and lemons.

White Gold: Made from the carlos muscadine. Sweet and bold with a clean, fresh finish. Simply refreshing. Enjoy White Gold with fresh fruits, cheeses and nuts, also pair with spicy foods.

Rockin Red Label

Rockin’ Red: Official wine of the 2009 NC Muscadine Festival! Sweet noble muscadine, light-bodied and loaded with flavor. Great with blackberries and cherries. A native North Carolina Treat!

Fire Engine Red 1948 Truck1948 Seagrave Pumper Truck.

This truck pumps 750 GPM and has a 906 ci. V12 engine. Still on the road today, this truck demonstrates the durability and workmanship of the day. A true workhorse. A special thank you to Tony Corriher, Landis N.C.

Fire Engine Red 1922 Truck

1922 American La France Pumper Truck.

This truck was purchased by the City of Albemarle in 1922 for $12,000. The truck was still operating when it was retired from service in 1961. The apparatus is powered by a 6 cylinder engine and pumps 750 GPM. It was restored to its current condition in 1991. Rocky River Vineyards is proud to present this wine collection dedicated to the Fire and Rescue workers. A special thank you to the City of Albemarle.

Fire Engine Red 1956 Truck1956 Seagrave Ladder Truck.

This truck has a Tripple Nickel Cummins V8 with a 75’ aerial ladder. It pumps 750 GPM. An engineering marvel of its day, many trucks are still being built on this same concept. A special thank you to Tony Corriher, Landis N.C.

TEMPORARILY SOLD OUT Fire Engine Red: Sweet dessert wine, made from noble muscadine grapes. Our first estate wine. Three labels feature local antique fire engines.

Butterfly Blush

*Butterfly Blush: A Southern treasure! Bringing to life the sweet and smooth taste of noble muscadines. Unique and delicious pairs well with pan seared scallops and strawberries in a balsamic vinegar drizzle. (Not currently available)

Seasonal Holiday Varieties

Celebrate Merlot

Celebrate Merlot

Christmas Joy Red Muscadine

Christmas Joy