Now offering Kobe style Wagyu!

 

Photo Credit – Kevin Bischof

 

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“Everything is delightful!”
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NEW ANNOUNCEMENT FOR 2018

Award Winning Chef, Tony Deras, plans Ocala's Finest.   Former Executive Chef of Tavern on the Square moves forward to pursue greater projects within the Ocala Area   OCALA, FL, December 26, 2017 – Chef Tony Deras, former Executive Chef of Tavern on the Square will...

Grand Opening Reflections

On Thursday, the 27th of July our family saw a dream come into reality. The seven year process, from putting the first vines in the ground to the ribbon cutting of our public space, we never wavered. There were times which proved difficult, but never impossible. It...

Mother’s Day 2017

For Mother’s Day I would like to share a moment between my mother and myself. On an evening this past week we sat outside to watch the day come to a close. In usual fashion we had a bottle of wine open, and a little cheese to tie us over till dinner. My father sits...

Beneath the Cork

Beneath the Cork - A strive to EXCELLENCE in all we do. In everything that we do, everything we accomplish, we always combine the ‘best of the best’ to assure that your wine tasting experience with us at Sokol Vineyards is above any other experience available.  As...

Behind the Barrel – French Oak

The Oak of France - Tonnelleries Doreau and Vernou We will not purchase barrels from a tonnelliere that is too close to major thoroughfares or located in seemingly congested French villages.  We will only purchase from tonnellieres that we have personally and...

Working with Family – 3 Rules to Peace

As someone in her late twenties I am often asked “What is it like to work with your parents?” When your mother and father become not only your partners in business but also your peers, there is a bit of an adjustment. Together, we developed the 3 Rules to Peace....

Behind the Barrel – Hungarian Oak

So, why do we at Sokol Vineyards prize the use of Hungarian Oak? There is a long history of Hungarian Tonnelleries and gorgeous oak craftsmanship supporting the development of premium red wines! Oak from the Baltic States, Serbia and particularly Hungary was very...

Behind the Barrel – American Oak

At Sokol Vineyards we spend extensive time considering, comparing, and planning the flavor profile of our wines. Our goal is to bring your tasting experience to a new level. During this ‘labor of love’ we look at all barrel (barrique) options from differing barrel...

The Falcon Logo Explained!

We always get the question, why a Falcon? Sokol literally translates to Falcon. The name originates from Eastern Europe and can be found in Russia, Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia etc. This was an occupational name for those who were falconers. Sokol is our last...

Unique. Inspired. Local. The Story of our First Labels.

The process of conception to completion of our designs for the inaugural Sokol Vineyards label was a year long project. Our finished product would not have been possible without the incredible Genn Mistkowski, owner of Paper Flower Studios. Genn is a local Graphic...