15010 Roddy Rd, Thurmont, MD 21788, USA
Catoctin Breeze is a boutique vineyard and winery producing small lots of hand-crafted Maryland wines. We offer a range of varietal and blended wines, as well as a selection of Mead. CBV offers both tastings and private tours. Vineyard tours are complimentary and occur at 1 pm during weekdays and weekends
Enjoy the subtle shades of autumn straw of our Honeymoon mead. Made with fresh, natural orange juice, this honey wine is unfiltered to preserve maximum flavor. Perfect as an after dinner drink, this mead offers a delightful range of aromas ranging from tropical mango to honeysuckle.
Relish in the crystal clear ruby tones of our Dolce Vita mead. Made with raspberries, blueberries, and marionberries, this honey wine is unfiltered to preserve maximum flavor. Enjoy its sweet and tangy taste as you admire its rich ruby color.
Savor the bright and golden hue of our Amber mead. Made with vanilla, allspice, cloves, and cinnamon, this honey wine is unfiltered to preserve maximum flavor. The clear gold color and delicate taste is a result of natural spices and long aging in new American oak barrels.
Butterfly Series: It is a winemaker's delight when he can get perfect fruit from the vineyard, the work in the cellar is much easier and results are stunning. This was the case with our 2015 harvest. Our Syrah grapes were perfectly ripened, giving us wine full of dark plum and red cherry flavors, with well-balanced tannins and a long finish. Enjoy now through 2025.
Butterfly Series: To fully express the true character of the estate wine, a great growing season in the vineyard needs to be followed by thoughtful wine-making decisions in the cellar. This vintage is a perfect example of how an exceptional wine can be made from great fruit. It is full of cherry and dark plum flavors and ends with a delicate, spicy undertone and long finish. Enjoy now through 2025.
Butterfly Series: Viognier is a great grape, but very capricious. This 2016 vintage was no exception. Harvest was a little bit later and smaller than usual, but the fruit featured good texture and a pleasant aromatic. This elegant wine has a delicate pear taste with minerality, complemented by a long finish and a slight pink grapefruit bitterness.
Butterfly Series: A late spring followed by favorable weather throughout the season, gave us another great Chardonnay. Light straw color and flowery aromas invite you to taste this wine full of apricot and Mirabelle flavors. Slight oak and light acidity complement a long and pleasant finish.
Musical Series: Our Prelude Vidal Blanc is unique in style. We used late harvest grapes with an increased sugar content. The result is a refreshing, orange-hued wine with floral aromas and delicate sweetness, perfect to drink as an aperitif.
Musical Series: Our Vidal Blanc is crisp with refreshing acidity and features strong notes of pear to set the tone for the main course. Enjoy this wine as an aperitif with soft cheeses or shellfish.
Musical Series: Our Romance Syrah breaks with the tradition of red wine making and serving. The beautiful red hue and soft tannins are the result of brief skin contact during fermentation, followed by aging in stainless steel barrels. Serve chilled by itself or even with appetizers.
Musical Series: This semi-sweet red wine creates a feeling of seductive and satisfying harmony. Enjoy the bold flavors and velvety finish of this wine, on its own or with hard cheeses and a light picnic.
Musical Series: Our oak fermented Chardonnay features robust flavors of vanilla, subtle notes of coffee, and a hint of spice. These combinations are complemented with a smooth finish.
Musical Series: Our Chardonnay satisfies many tastes with an impressive range of flavors and styles. Our Chablis style chardonnay exudes aromas of lemongrass, flavors of green apple, and a crisp acidity.
Musical Series: Antonio Vivaldi composed over 500 concertos. Each one is beautiful and unique. The same is true of the Bordeaux style blends. You may try hundreds of other red blends and discover how different each one is. This blend is both elegant and unique. Enjoy this well balanced and
fruit-forward wine with your favorite red meat.
Musical Series: This beautifully balanced red wine is the ideal complement to your most elaborate dinner performances. Surprise your friends with this sophisticated wine, full of dark fruit and a rich complexity.
Musical Series: This full body Merlot is a perfect complement to your dinner. Its dryness and balanced acidity make this Merlot one of the most versatile wines you will ever find. Enjoy it with some short rib or grilled pork chops.