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OKLAHOMA WINE TAILS: DOG-FRIENDLY WINERIES

The Oklahoma City metro is home to many wineries and tasting rooms, many of which are dog friendly. Grab your dog and a friend or two and head out to explore some of the best wineries Oklahoma has to offer. We’ve put together a list of the area’s most dog-friendly wineries for your next doggone wine tasting adventure.
 
Tres Suenos Winery & Vineyard – Luther
www.tressuenos.com 

Tres Suenos is one of the earliest working vineyards in Oklahoma. Friendly, personalized service is what this winery is all about. Bring a picnic and plan to spend the entire day sitting among the pine trees overlooking the vineyard. Take your dog for a walk through the vines or in the beautiful wooded area, or bring a Frisbee or tennis ball to toss with your furry friend.

Tres Suenos is super dog-friendly and offers endless doggie treats and all the water your best friend could need. Tres Suenos offers delicious wines and a variety of local chocolates and cheeses for you to enjoy during your tasting, so go hungry and both you and your pooch will leave happy.

Tastings are offered every Thursday through Saturday, Noon-6 p.m.

Clauren Ridge Vineyard and Winery – Edmond
www.claurenridge.com 

Clauren Ridge Vineyard and Winery is located just outside of Oklahoma City in Edmond. This winery offers a variety of wine crafted from its vineyards, including Syrah, Cab Franc, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sweet Red, Viognier, Chardonnay, and Sauvignon Blanc, as well as red blends. Their tasting room has an elegant rustic, Italian theme and overlooks the large crushing and fermentation area where wine is created.

Clauren Ridge also boasts a unique wine cave, typical of what you would see in the grape growing regions of California and Europe. The beautiful vineyard just outside the winery is perfect for a stroll through the vines with your dog. Friendly, leashed dogs are also welcome on the elevated outdoor, covered veranda. Cheese and chocolate lovers will appreciate a custom patio plate with a selection of delicious treats to enjoy with your favorite wine.

Tasting hours are Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Noon to 5 p.m.

Native Spirits Winery – Norman
www.nativespiritswinery.com 

Native Spirits Winery is located near scenic Lake Thunderbird in Norman, featuring a tasting room and a gift shop. Native Spirits Winery specializes in Cabernet Sauvignon, Riesling and Syrah. Bring your dog and enjoy a relaxing afternoon tasting wine on the patio overlooking the vineyard and farm pond, or enjoy a leisurely walk through the vineyard. Friendly, leashed dogs are welcome, and the vineyard will provide a water bowl in the tasting room upon request. This vineyard is open all year.


Winery & tasting room hours are Wednesday through Sunday, Noon to 7 p.m.

Redbud Ridge Winery – Norman
www.redbudridgewinery.com 

Redbud Ridge wines are known to be on the drier side, and wines can only be purchased at the winery. A nice selection of whites and reds is offered for taste. Friendly dogs are welcome anywhere on property, including the tasting room and patio. Leashed dogs can also enjoy a walk through the vineyard or open forest area. Water is provided for your dog upon request.

Hours of operation are Thursday through Sunday, 1 to 6 p.m.

Strebel Creek Vineyard – Oklahoma City
www.strebelcreek.com 

Strebel Creek Vineyard is a little hidden gem located right in the heart of Oklahoma City. The vineyard offers a variety of wines including Zinfandel, Merlot, Muscat, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Rieseling, Sangiovese, Syrah, Chardonnay, and more. Dogs are welcome on the lovely outdoor patio by the creek.

Tasting hours are Friday,1 to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday 2 to 5 p.m.

StableRidge Vineyards – Stroud
www.stableridgevineyards.com 

For a day trip outside the metro, visit StableRidge Vineyards, located a little over 50 miles East on historic Route 66. Enjoy some stops along the way, such as lunch at Pop’s, or Rock Café

The owners of StableRidge love dogs and have many doggie customers who frequent the winery often. StableRidge happily provides treats to all its furry guests. Be prepared to enjoy a wide range of delicious whites, reds and dessert wines.

The winery is open seven days a week for tastings.

Always drink responsibly and arrange for transportation as you enjoy a winery tour around the metro.    
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