Black Hills Winery and Brewery List 

Wineries

Prairie Berry

Prairie Berry is the offspring of over five-generations of a Black Hills winemaking family.  They are the hills most locally specialized winery, featuring wines produced from native buffalo berries, chokecherries, rhubarb, and wild plums. This winery also produces both local and traditional grape wines, as well as South Dakota produced honey wine. www.prairieberry.com

Naked Winery 

Located near Hill City, Naked Winery is gets it’s name ‘Naked’ from the lack of additives and sweeteners that are fermented with the grapes (most produced in Oregon and Washington). The theme plays on it, with likes of Climax Red and Tease Riesling. Sure to be a fun stop with an ‘elevated’ mood. www.nakedwinerysd.com

Stone Faces Winery

The third of the three wineries located near Hill City, Stone Faces. A beautiful winery nestled against a small creek, Stone Faces offers a variety of wines, from the Full Throttled made for Full Throttle Saloon in Sturgis and an annual Sturgis Merlot, to several whites and multiple fruit and dessert wines.  www.stonefaceswinery.com

Belli Joli Winery

When Belle Fourche comes to mind, most local think of cowboys, rodeos and the small town just north-east of Spearfish. Believe it or not, though, nestled along the Bell Fourche river is Jackson Vineyards, the grape producer for all of Belli Joli’s fine wines. The actual winery is located up in Belle Fourche, but we’ll be stopping by their lovely little tasting room in Deadwood. www.bellijoli.com

Schade Winery

Schade Winery is an east river (meaning other side of the Missouri River) winery with a tasting room located in Deadwood. Schade Vineyard, located in Volga, SD, produces both South Dakota grape and wild fruit varieties. They use only South Dakota produced grape varieties.  www.schadewinery.com

Breweries

Crow Peak Brewery Company

The region’s largest craft brewery, it grew to be that way for a reason- the beer is absolutely delicious. The Pile-O-Dirt Porter alone makes the drive to Spearfish worth while, yet it doesn’t stop there with the pleasure of sampling the other delightful beers on tap including the Canyon Cream Ale, the 11th Hour IPA, and numerous seasonals.  www.crowpeakbrewing.com

Sick-N-Twisted Brewing Company

With 14 beers currently on tap, the difficulty this stop will be choosing only five beers for the flight!  With names like Hot Mama Chili Ale and Panty Droppin’ Porter, you’ll surely be amused and fulfilled leaving this fun house. This is the in-house brewing arm for Naked Winery and for a few bucks you can sample their wines as well. www.sickntwistedbrewery.com

Miner Brewing Company

From generations of handcrafting beverages in the Black Hills and the beautiful Prairie Berry Winery comes this recently opened craft brewery located near Hill City. The name is a tribute to the miners the beer was brewed for when the Black Hills were annexed by the Europeans during the late 19th century gold rush. With a list of both classics and seasonal crafts on tap, you’ll be sure to have a pleasant selection in your six-beer sampler.  www.minerbrewing.com

Firehouse Brewing Company

Housed in Rapid City’s first firehouse, Firehouse Brewing Co features an outdoor patio with live music every evening and life theatre in the attached Firehouse Brewing Theatre on Fridays and Saturdays. The Smokejumper Stout and Firehouse Red are must-try’s. www.firehousebrewing.com

Hay Camp Brewing Company

This recently opened brewery (January ’14) is Rapid City’s first production only brewery with a small tasting room. They specialize in small-batch craft brews and feature ever-rotating taps including favorites such as the Hopdlebar Maltstache, Victory Stout and Bitter Warrior. www.haycampbrewing.com

Dakota Shivers Brewing

Nestled in rustic Lead is one of the Black Hills newest additions to their craft beer scene. Dakota Shivers is the outcome of a long time love affair of beer and home brewing for owners Steve and Linda. The couple, originally from Oregon spent three years setting up their brewery and now offer tasty brews in a cosy setting. www.dakotashiversbrewing.com

The Knuckle Brewing Company

A Sturgis favorite and sister to the legendary Knuckle Saloon, The Knuckle Brewing Company offers craft beers and brick oven pizzas to its eager guests. http://theknuckle.com

Lost Cabin Beer Co. 

Recently opened in Rapid City, Lost Cabin Beer Co. grace us with their craft, small batch brews. With a passion for beer, the outdoors and the Black Hills the Lost Cabin crew craft their beer with as many locally sources ingredients as possible with a focus on quality and community. http://lostcabin.beer