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Prairie Moon Winery and Vineyards

Closed Now: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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So happy we stopped!

In town for a conference, with some free time, decided to stop at a few places that are only in... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
NurseG19
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Iowa
via mobile
A Fun Stop

There is a minimal charge to sample the wine, $4 for a flight of 4 and $8 for a flight of 8. They... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2016
SusannaCreek
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Sioux City, Iowa
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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
6 Dec 2018
“They decided not to open”
2 Jul 2018
“So so wines”
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3801 W 190th St, Ames, IA 50014-9398
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Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

On a cloudy, early winter Sunday, we drove to the winery from Des Moines... About a 45 minute drive. I'd checked their website and FB earlier to verify that they were open at noon on Sundays. But, when we got there, it was obviously closed....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LittlePaint
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We did not enjoy any of the wines, all made from fruit. The server was not real knowledgeable about the winery.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Carl F
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Went here for a wedding reception. It was sleeting and snowing and the place was still beautiful. Definitely a place to consider if planning a wedding. Had a very enjoyable experience.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ericfleck
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Wines aren’t like the ones from CA, but select a few and give them a try! Good service and nice atmosphere.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank PamInOhio
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This place is so awesome, inside and out. We had a great time doing the wine tasting on several occasions. We saw the place set up for a wedding once and it was gorgeous! This past time we went in October and the leaves were...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Beachbums32903
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

In town for a conference, with some free time, decided to stop at a few places that are only in Ames. So glad we stopped, very neat place! The artwork is amazing! And all done by the family member! The wine was good, bought some...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank NurseG19
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

The Iowa landscapes just got back into grape production in the last 30 years or so, when small wineries began to spring up around the countrysides. We are fortunate to have one of them on the north side of Ames. It does take some time...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 15 September 2016

During the Summer seasons, have some of their Sangria. It is awesome! They have outdoor and indoor space for entertainment. Had our Daughters Wedding on site outdoor courtyard and Reception was gorgeous indoors. Perfect for parties of 250 or less. Management at Prairie Moon (We...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Brad S
Reviewed 30 August 2016

There is a minimal charge to sample the wine, $4 for a flight of 4 and $8 for a flight of 8. They will bring the samples to you at a table which made for relaxed sampling. There was a wedding taking place outside with...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank SusannaCreek
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Granted it's been a couple years since I was there, but I wouldn't want to drink any of the wines I tasted. I've worked many aspects of wine production and sales and most of the wines I tasted were flawed. It is a picturesque place...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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