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...

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. ...

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...