Lost Prairie Winery

We are a local, custom winery located in Old Town Fort Collins, formerly known as Blue Skies Winery.

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We are a local, custom winery located in Old Town Fort Collins at 251 Jefferson St (corner of Jefferson and Linden).  We handcraft our wine on premise and offer daily wine tasting, wine by the glass, bottle and case.  Custom labels and wine gifts are available, as well. Learn more about us at http://www.blueskieswinery.com. Find us on social media! 

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Come join us to drink wine, talk wine, and/or make your own wine.

We make our wine the old fashioned way here in Fort Collins. We start with a bucket, transfer to a carboy, then to a bottle. Our winemaking process is similar to what a home winemaker might do with one key difference: where we get our grapes.  As a commercial winery, we have access to higher quality grapes. In addition to our grapes we have access to the highest quality oak, fruit, and spices. It is important to us to use the finest ingredients to create memorable flavor combinations that satisfy your palette.

We are currently handcrafting nineteen wines on site: four dry whites, six dry reds, seven fruit wines, and two port wines.  In addition to these wines, we are always making additional varietals for other programs and special events.  Because we are a local custom winery, we tailor our offerings to our customer's taste.

DRY WHITE WINES

GEWURZTRAMINER
DRY, CRISP. SPICY CHARACTERISTICS AND LYCHEE AROMATICS.  SERVE WITH CURRIES AND OTHER ASIAN FOODS. $17.99/BOTTLE

VIOGNIER
MEDIUM BODIED, NON-OAKED. AROMATIC NOTES OF PEACHES AND APRICOTS. SERVE WITH SPICY CUISINE. $17.99/BOTTLE

PINOT GRIGIO
MEDIUM BODIED, CRISP AND TART. WELL-ROUNDED, WITH HINTS OF APPLE AND MELON. $17.99/BOTTLE

CHARDONNAY
FRUIT FORWARD, RICH, ELEGANT. LIGHTLY OAKED WITH NOTES OF PEAR AND LEMON. $17.99/BOTTLE

 

DRY RED WINES


PINOT NOIR
LIGHT TO MEDIUM BODY WITH AN AROMA REMINISCENT OF BLACK CHERRY, WITH FRUITY AND SPICY UNDERTONES. SURPRISINGLY SMOOTH. $17.99/BOTTLE 

SANGIOVESE
THIS GRAPE IS THE MAIN COMPONENT IN THE CHIANTI BLEND. MEDIUM-BODIED, WITH DELICATE FLAVORS OF CHERRY, PLUM AND STRAWBERRY. $17.99/BOTTLE 

TEMPRANILLO
FLAVORS OF CLOVES AND DARK FRUITS WITH A SMOOTH PEPPERY FINISH.  HINTS OF SMOKINESS. $17.99/BOTTLE 

MALBEC
ARGENTINA’S SIGNATURE GRAPE WITH PLUM AND DARK CHERRY NOTES, SLIGHTLY SMOKY, SMOOTH FINISH. A FULL-BODIED RED WITH PLENTY OF ACIDITY AND TANNINS. $17.99/BOTTLE 

BARBERA
THIS RICH IN FLAVOR AND COLORFUL WINE HAS A TASTE OF RIPE BERRY THAT FINISHES WITH A SLIGHT ACIDIC BITE. $17.99/BOTTLE 

CABERNET/MERLOT BLEND (50/50)
A MEDIUM TO FULL BODIED RED, SLIGHT BERRY FRONT END FROM THE CABERNET AND SMOOTH FINISH FORM THE MERLOT. $18.99/BOTTLE
 

SWEET FRUIT WINES

OLD TOWN GOLD - PEACH CHARDONNAY
REFRESHING PEACHES AND UNOAKED CHARDONNAY CREATE A DELIGHTFUL WINE TO ENJOY YEAR ROUND, PARTICULARLY IN THE SUMMER MONTHS. SERVE CHILLED. $15.99/BOTTLE 

HEAVENLY HORSETOOTH - GREEN APPLE RIESLING
GREEN APPLE BRINGS OUT THE NATURAL APPLE TONES ALREADY PRESENT IN THIS SWEET RIESLING.  CRISP AND REFRESHING, A WONDERFUL WINE TO ENJOY YEAR ROUND. $15.99/BOTTLE 

FOCO FAVORITE - BLACKBERRY MERLOT
VERY SMOOTH MERLOT TO SOFTEN THE DARK, TANGY TARTNESS OF FRESH BLACKBERRY. SERVE CHILLED. $15.99/BOTTLE 

​POUDRE GOODNESS - RASPBERRY PINOT NOIR
SWEET RASPBERRIES WRAP THEIR FLAVOR AROUND THE SMOOTHNESS OF THIS PINOT NOIR. RICH AND FLAVORFUL, THIS WINE IS BEST SERVED CHILLED. $15.99/BOTTLE

SEASONAL FRUIT WINES

BLACK CHERRY PINOT NOIR
SWEET RED WINE CONTAINS THE COMPLEXITY AND SMOOTHNESS OF PINOT NOIR WITH THE WONDERFUL FLAVOR OF FRESH BLACK CHERRIES. $15.99/BOTTLE 

CRANBERRY SHIRAZ 
DELICIOUSLY SATISFYING WITH A CRISP TART BURST OF RED RIPE CRANBERRY FOLDED INTO THE RICH FULLNESS OF A SHIRAZ. SERVE CHILLED. $15.99/BOTTLE 

​STRAWBERRY ZINFANDEL 
SUMMER STRAWBERRIES COMBINED WITH THE LIGHT SWEETNESS OF WHITE ZINFANDEL. THE PERFECT SUMMER BEVERAGE TO SIP ON THE PATIO OR DECK.  SERVE CHILLED. $15.99/BOTTLE

 

PORTS

SKIES THE LIMIT - CHOCOLATE RASPBERRY PORT
A DARK, SWEET AND FLAVORFUL WINE WITH A HINT OF CHOCOLATE AND RASPBERRY.  THIS “DESSERT IN A BOTTLE” IS DELICIOUS BY ITSELF.  $28.99/BOTTLE 

​KANDY KITCHEN RED - RUBY PORT
BRILLIANT RED RUBY IN COLOR, WITH CLEAN AROMAS OF RED FRUITS, PLUMS AND STRAWBERRIES.  OUR RUBY PORT HAS FULL RICH FLAVORS AND IS VERY WELL BALANCED. $28.99/BOTTLE

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