Particular wines pair well with the colder Fall temperatures and we love our fall weather in Southwest Florida. No matter the temperature, autumn wine tasting can be a flavorful experience for any wine connoisseur or anyone wanting to appreciate a treasured, fruitful experience.
As we head into one of our most festive seasons, it's the perfect time to wet your palate at some of the best wine bars in Naples. For anyone new to Naples, or you're just beginning your journey in wine tasting, you will love experiencing some of the finest wines from around the world, each unique in ambiance and characteristics.
1. Sea Salt: A Unique Wine and Dining Encounter in Historic Downtown Naples
Not only will you be impressed with a collection of wines from "some of the most revered wines in the world," but you will also be enamored by the architecture of Sea Salt's wine cellar. Allow their wine expert to help you with a glass of wine for a delightful dining experience. Located on Third Street South, you can enjoy a stroll along one of Downtown Naples' signature destinations. Open for lunch (as well as dinner), start an afternoon of shopping with a glass of memorable wine.
2. Cooper's Hawk: Wines of Excellence by a Winemaker's Selective Expertise
Naples is one of the locations across the country where the award-winning Cooper's Hawk wines are available for tasting and pairing. You have the opportunity to become a wine club member and enjoy the monthly-featured wine. Take time to relax in their spacious tasting room. Of course, there are delicious ways to enjoy a menu of mouth-watering dishes and desserts to pair with a delectable wine.
3. The Cave Bistro & Wine Bar: An Evening Experience to Taste Decades of Wine Collections
Another unique atmosphere in North Naples for "all things loved by passionate wine collectors and connoisseurs," you will want to plan for an evening at The Cave Bistro & Wine Bar. As you walk into the wine chamber, you will be whisked away "to a space reminiscent of a European wine cave," with delightful fruitful treasures lining its walls.
4. Caffé Milano: A Modern Rustic Italian Eatery with a Gallery of Wines
Another Downtown Naples restaurant located on 5th Street South, Caffé Milano, opens daily for lunch and transitions to another one of Naples' exceptional dining experiences, "presenting Italian gourmet in a casual setting." Along with its gallery of wines, Caffé Milano offers beverages to compliment everyone's taste.
5. The Naples Winery: The Tropical Wines of Florida have Distinctive Tastes
Stepping away from the norm, all wines are not alike, especially when they are not made from grapes. If you want to experience a true Florida wine, you have to visit The Naples Winery and partake in their daily tastings. You will love tasting how hand-selected Florida fruits turn into unique wines of distinctive flavors. It's an experience that may allow you to discover a special wine to add to your private wine collection.
Naples is one of Southwest Florida's most elegant cities, and Mediterra is a welcoming community in North Naples with over a thousand acres of lush landscaping surrounding its prestigious golf course and unique architecture of homes.
In Mediterra, we offer pristine amenities for an exciting and elegant lifestyle. Our Beach Club is your private venue where you can enjoy fine wines while you relax for casual and al fresco dining experiences, with majestic sunset views from across the Gulf of Mexico. We look forward to showing you the community you will love calling home.