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Address: 15101 Fairfax Street, Indianola, IA 50125
Phone Number: +1 515-961-3545
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Located just minutes outside of Des Moines, Iowa in Indianola. Summerset...

Located just minutes outside of Des Moines, Iowa in Indianola. Summerset Winery produces award winning Iowa wines from locally grown grapes. The winery specialises in hosting corporate events, weddings, live music concerts, and has a tasting room that is open Tuesday-Sunday all year long and Mondays by appointment. Check out our website for all upcoming events!

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Easy drive just outside Des Moines. Very pretty landscape and clean facilities. The wine is scrumptious. Was a great ladies day!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Samantha T
Burnsville, Minnesota

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy drive just outside Des Moines. Very pretty landscape and clean facilities. The wine is scrumptious. Was a great ladies day!

Thank Samantha T
Owatonna, Minnesota
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330 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

We stop here 1-2 times per year, for wine and enjoyment. We sampled a few wines and several selections were made and purchased. Enjoyed the visit with the lady at the sampling. When we got to our vehicle, Ron drove up and visited for awhile. He loves to see MN people drive for 3 hr to buy his wine. One... More 

Thank Carl W
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We just wrapped up our 3rd year of helping to bring in the harvest at Summerset Winery! This is a great winery and we love helping them bring in the crop to make their tasty wines. From watching the sun rise over the vineyard to making new friends under the vines, to jumping in the tanks to stomp, it's fun... More 

Thank Charles S
Summerset W, Manager at Summerset Winery, responded to this review

Charles, Thank you so much for your kind review! We are glad you have enjoyed your time with us and look forward to future visits! Kristin More 

Des Moines, Iowa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

This was my first visit to the winery and I have to say, it was beautiful and I think I would have enjoyed it much more for the wine tasting, not the “grape stomp”. I have to put it in quotations because the stomping was a total on 3% of the day. The Grape stomp event was a TOTAL WASTE... More 

Thank Asha M
Summerset W, Public Relations Manager at Summerset Winery, responded to this review

Asha Mada, I am sorry to hear your experience at our fall harvest was disappointing. I wish there was something we could have done for you while you were still here in an attempt to make things more pleasurable. We produce 20 different wines and have many dry wines to choose from as well as the sweet. I'm sure we... More 

Burlington, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

This beautiful Iowa winery is so welcoming and friendly. We he had our Daughters wedding there. They were like part of our family. The second floor reception area is beautiful! We also rented their home on the property, which was amazing! Huge, Clean, and Beautiful! Oh! And the wine? Wow!! Everyone of their wines are GREAT!!!

Thank Susan H
Des Moines, Iowa
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I am a frequent summer visitor to Summerset Winery. Their "Sunday afternoons" top the charts on things to do! You can't beat the price to spend relaxing afternoon under a shade tree listening to fabulous tunes and visiting with friends. I also enjoy seeing young families there, lying on their blankets with the kids playing. Also a great time for... More 

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

For $5.00 per person will get you in for a relaxing afternoon!!! Time to then taste the wine and pick your bottle to enjoy while listening to a great band. My favorite is white. Mead or Kiss Me! Get your bucket with ice. You can also choose some cheese, cracker or summer sausage. They also have cutting boards with knife.... More 

Thank Tina C
Indianola, Iowa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We just had the best family reunion at the Inn at Summerset Winery. 20 of us. Great place with kitchen, family room for gathering and 7 bedrooms. Great location to just kick back and enjoy a great rural Iowa. Great front porch for games and dinners. Hope you all enjoy. This was our second reunion in 3 years at the... More 

Thank 123steve1969
Kristin V, Manager at Summerset Winery, responded to this review

Steve, We are so glad you and your family had a great experience at the Inn at Summerset during your stay for your family reunion! Thank you for your continued patronage over the years. The pleasure is definitely all ours! Cheers! Kristin More 

Des Moines, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We have been drinking Summerset wine and going to their beautiful setting for many years!!! Staff are friendly and fun, and wine is even better!! :) Our favorites are Cabo, Harvest, Kiss me, and now Mosscato!! Once you try them, you will find it hard to love another more! :) Shelly

Thank Shelly B
Des Moines, Iowa
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696 reviews
490 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Even though the wine is average at best, they have live music outdoors in the summer. It's a great place to meet people when single.

Thank RandyKasal

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