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Sutcliffe Vineyards, Cortez

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Winery / Vineyard · Hidden Gem · Food & Drink
Founded in 1995, Sutcliffe Vineyards stands at the forefront of quality in both grape growing and winemaking in Colorado. Proprietor John Sutcliffe, Winemaker Joe Buckel, Vineyard Manager Jesús Castillo are committed to doing everything by hand, ensuring quality control at every stage of the production process. We follow organic farming practices, and it shows in the quality and enduring spirit of each bottle of Sutcliffe Vineyards wine.

Please visit our website for more info at, and contact us to inquire about ordering at (970) 565-0825.

The vineyard lies on Battlerock Ranch, which is about 15 miles outside of Cortez, CO. Our address is: 12174 Road G, which is the road headed West toward Hovenweep National Park and Canyon of the Ancients. We are on the left hand side of Road G, and you will see a green Sutcliffe Vineyards sign on the left side of the road about 1/2 mile before you turn left towards our estate. We hope to see you soon.
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  • Had a delightful stop at this hidden gem. The property is charming and the owner, John and his staff (and all the dogs), were most welcoming and informative. The wines were good and we bought...  more »
  • Great little winery, they have a small patio with views to the vines and the mountain, really nice. Good wines too, the host was a pleasure to talk to.  more »
  • Great staff. The sweet girl that served us was amazing unfortunately I didn't catch her name. Ower made us feel welcome and spoke to everyone as in he knew us all personally. Wine was wounderful. Love love love this place.
  • Wonderful wines and staff, owners, friends.... the drive was beautiful as well. I will return

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