The Vineyard at Florence
Inspired by understated, Old World Italian beauty, The Vineyard at Florence combines the viticultural, equestrian and nature experience just 45 minutes North of Austin. Located at the northern end of the Texas Hill Country overlooking 600 acres of rolling hill, The Vineyard encompasses approximately 30 acres of grapes including Norton/Cynthiana, Lenoir (Black Spanish), Cabernet and Blanc du Bois. planted in the spring of 2007. In 2009, winemaker Dan Gatlin of Inwood Estates produced the first commercial wines named Aura, Aurelia and Forte. This rare development includes a stunning wine tasting facility, villas for overnight stays overlooking the beautiful vineyards, wedding and private event space, polo and equestrian fields, a cafe, spa and now Inwood Estates Vineyards’ Winery with its award winning wines based on Spanish varieties of Tempranillo and Palomino.
Like the Italian architecture that inspired it, the wine tasting villa, Villa Firenze, evokes style and grace overlooking the vineyard and polo field, beckoning us to visit. The interior is decorated in simple Italian style, while the outside decking offers tremendous vistas of the vineyard, polo matches, lush strolling herb gardens, arbors and terraces. Villia Firenze is a relaxing destination for wine tasting. This unique community offers a tasting room where residents and visitors together may sample wine tiers, house blends, blends, special reserves and imports and domestics of wine and beer. The tasting villa also hosts a series of educational programs, cultural exhibits, and performing arts events. Come to the Villa Firenze as a destination to entertain family, guests, and business associates.