25 Hopkins Rd., New Preston, CT 06777.
(860) 868-7954. High above the shores of beautiful Lake Waramaug in the Litchfield Hills of the Western, CT Highlands, Hopkins Vineyard offers tasting and sales of award-winning estate bottled wines grown on 30 acres adjacent to the winery. The Hayloft Wine Bar serves wines by the glass and the Vineyard Shop has a unique selection of gifts and locally grown goods. Family owned farm since 1787 welcomes visitors and hosts special events year round. Winery hours: Jan.-Feb.: Fri.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 11-5; Mar.-Apr.: Wed.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-6; May-Oct.: Mon.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-7, Sun. 11-6; Nov.-Dec.: Mon.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-5. On the CT Wine Trail.