Meranda-Nixon Winery

6517 Laycock Road
Ripley, OH 45167


Open: Year Round

The Meranda-Nixon Winery opened in 2007. It is located in an area of the Ohio Valley that was one of the largest grape growing regions in the country in the 1800's. Seth Meranda and his wife, Tina Nixon Meranda, own and operate the winery and vineyard. Their two sons, Preston and Austin, when not in school contribute their help. In addition, extended family offers a helping hand when needed.

The tasting room is located in a one-story building that has a covered patio on two sides available for enjoying a glass of wine within sight of the prolific vineyards. Inside the tasting room, visitors will discover an old working victrola by Victor. Walls are painted with frescos and leave an impression of an Italian café. Inside, the tasting room has several tables available for visitors to sit and taste wine. Enjoy the ambiance along with a wine tasting.

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