21 Boozy Cincinnati Destinations For Wine Lovers

Here are a few local wineries, wine shops and bars for you to visit any damn day of the week because #welovewine.  
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Vinoklet Winery
11069 Colerain Ave., Bevis
Thirty acres of picturesque rolling hills and ponds in the only working winery with a vineyard in Hamilton County. Also home to Vinoklet Restaurant. 
Photo: Catie Viox

Vinoklet Winery

11069 Colerain Ave., Bevis
Thirty acres of picturesque rolling hills and ponds in the only working winery with a vineyard in Hamilton County. Also home to Vinoklet Restaurant.
Photo: Catie Viox
Oakley Wines 
4011 Allston St., Oakley
Oakley Wines was taken over by team behind Over-the-Rhine wine and cheese shop The Rhined in 2018. The establishment offers a wide selection of curated wines, with a focus on organically grown wines from small winemakers. The shop features a petite menu of bites. 
Photo: Hailey Bollinger

Oakley Wines

4011 Allston St., Oakley
Oakley Wines was taken over by team behind Over-the-Rhine wine and cheese shop The Rhined in 2018. The establishment offers a wide selection of curated wines, with a focus on organically grown wines from small winemakers. The shop features a petite menu of bites.
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Liberty’s Bar & Bottle
1427 Main St., Over-the-Rhine
Liberty’s offers the best of both the bar and the bottle with 20 rotating craft beers on tap and 15 wines available by the glass — including half-pours — along with 100 bottles of wine and 40 craft beers via retail. Dogs are welcome and you’ll frequently find one or two sleeping under their owners’ stools at the bar.  Bring a pet along and they’ll get to slurp up a water bowl while you sip on an IPA and admire their sleek interior.
Photo: Hailey Bollinger

Liberty’s Bar & Bottle

1427 Main St., Over-the-Rhine
Liberty’s offers the best of both the bar and the bottle with 20 rotating craft beers on tap and 15 wines available by the glass — including half-pours — along with 100 bottles of wine and 40 craft beers via retail. Dogs are welcome and you’ll frequently find one or two sleeping under their owners’ stools at the bar. Bring a pet along and they’ll get to slurp up a water bowl while you sip on an IPA and admire their sleek interior.
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Revel OTR
111 E. 12th St., Over-the-Rhine
This urban winery boasts a selection of housemade wines as well as features from other wineries. Hungry? Revel offers several different shareable bites like warmed olives or three-layer dip, as well as flatbreads and crostinis. For those wishing to get a little cheesy, they can order up a meaty board fully equipped with cured meats and artisan cheeses.
Photo: Hailey Bollinger

Revel OTR

111 E. 12th St., Over-the-Rhine
This urban winery boasts a selection of housemade wines as well as features from other wineries. Hungry? Revel offers several different shareable bites like warmed olives or three-layer dip, as well as flatbreads and crostinis. For those wishing to get a little cheesy, they can order up a meaty board fully equipped with cured meats and artisan cheeses.
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Crafts & Vines
642 Main St., Covington
A great wine and beer store. The shop has more than a dozen different beers and wines on draft, and all of the beer is from Kentucky and Ohio. Order a Truck Stop Charcuterie board with your bevs and munch down on pimento cheese, house made jerky and maple bacon Sriracha. 
Photo: Hailey Bollinger

Crafts & Vines

642 Main St., Covington
A great wine and beer store. The shop has more than a dozen different beers and wines on draft, and all of the beer is from Kentucky and Ohio. Order a Truck Stop Charcuterie board with your bevs and munch down on pimento cheese, house made jerky and maple bacon Sriracha.
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Verona Vineyards 
13815 Walton Verona Road, Verona
Kentucky-based winery housed in a historic barn-turned wine facility. In addition to a petite selection of wines, Verona Vineyards also features several bourbons to enjoy. 
Photo via Facebook.com/VeronaVineyards

Verona Vineyards

13815 Walton Verona Road, Verona
Kentucky-based winery housed in a historic barn-turned wine facility. In addition to a petite selection of wines, Verona Vineyards also features several bourbons to enjoy.
Photo via Facebook.com/VeronaVineyards
Somm Wine Bar 
3105 Price Ave., East Price Hill
This worthy wine destination is in the Incline District in Price Hill. Somm Wine Bar offers a large patio with tables and lounge chairs. You’ll find a lot of food choices — from the light fare you expect at a wine bar to several more substantial entrées. 
Photo via Facebook.com/SommWineBar

Somm Wine Bar

3105 Price Ave., East Price Hill
This worthy wine destination is in the Incline District in Price Hill. Somm Wine Bar offers a large patio with tables and lounge chairs. You’ll find a lot of food choices — from the light fare you expect at a wine bar to several more substantial entrées.
Photo via Facebook.com/SommWineBar

Ripple Wine Bar
4 W. Pike St., Covington
This adorably approachable wine bar is located in Covington and welcomes all levels of wine drinkers to taste, enjoy and learn about the wine world in a relaxed environment. The bar also offers a delightful menu of shareable bites like charcuterie and truffle and pecorino popcorn as well as sophisticated dishes like beef wellington popovers.
Photo via Facebook.com/ripplewinebar

Ripple Wine Bar

4 W. Pike St., Covington
This adorably approachable wine bar is located in Covington and welcomes all levels of wine drinkers to taste, enjoy and learn about the wine world in a relaxed environment. The bar also offers a delightful menu of shareable bites like charcuterie and truffle and pecorino popcorn as well as sophisticated dishes like beef wellington popovers.
Photo via Facebook.com/ripplewinebar
Unwind Wine Bar 
3435 Michigan Ave., Hyde Park
California-style wine bar in the heart of Hyde Park with a full vegetarian and vegan-friendly snack menu.
Photo: Hailey Bollinger

Unwind Wine Bar

3435 Michigan Ave., Hyde Park
California-style wine bar in the heart of Hyde Park with a full vegetarian and vegan-friendly snack menu.
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Marty's Hops & Vines
6110 Hamilton Ave., College Hill
A bottle shop and bar in a restored 1920s building in College Hill. Marty’s Hops & Vines offers fine wine, craft beer and small plates and pizza, along with a rotating weekly event schedule featuring deals, tastings and live music (during non-COVID times).
Photo: Brittany Thornton

Marty's Hops & Vines

6110 Hamilton Ave., College Hill
A bottle shop and bar in a restored 1920s building in College Hill. Marty’s Hops & Vines offers fine wine, craft beer and small plates and pizza, along with a rotating weekly event schedule featuring deals, tastings and live music (during non-COVID times).
Photo: Brittany Thornton