A family-run winery and distillery dedicated to innovative spirits and hand-crafted wines, Almendra Winery and Distillery was conceived by Berton Bertagna in 2001. Today, Almendra has a stunning tasting room that opens for public tastings and events in Durham, complete with beautiful woodwork and a beautiful still. It also offers food from a full-service restaurant to go with your wine.
Almendra and the Bertagna Family exemplify spirit and wine-making artistry as they fashion full-bodied wines and fruit infused wine spirits. Berton Bertagna has a long history of innovation and maintains an uncompromising and deep commitment to the environment, community and a high quality wine and spirit selection beyond comparison. Ranging from blends to varietals, these complex wines and spirits delight the senses and are sure to please even the most discerning palate. Almendra invites you to explore its dynamic tasting room and experience the full flavor expressions of its wine and spirits as well as explore its specialty pizzas and small plates, which are made with locally sourced ingredients.