I heart trails. It honestly doesn’t matter what kind: antique trails, fairy trails, even hiking trails, but I want to tell you about a new trail I just heard about: the Heartland Wine and Ale Trail. If you haven’t been to Richmond/Wayne County on the eastern part of the state, a visit is necessary. Not only are they home to this new trail, but they have ALL of the other trails I mentioned above. Amazing, right?
But, let’s get back to this wine and ale trail … This trail spotlights the flavor of local wineries and breweries located in Eastern Indiana as well as a few in Western Ohio. With a total of nine stops along the trail, each one offers a distinctive atmosphere and personalized service for both wine and ale enthusiasts.And an added note worth mentioning – all sites are family-owned and are small production enterprises where tasting means talking DIRECTLY with the owner, winemaker or brewmaster. Stops include: