John Ernest Vineyard & Winery

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Friday and Saturday 

11 to 5


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Our spring hours are now in effect

Friday & Saturday

11 am - 5 pm!

Check our our events page!

Rent the gazebo or pavilion for your favorite band's performance! 

Shop locally at JEV!

Looking for that special gift for your wine enthusiast friend or relative?
We offer a wide assortment of wine accessories, wine racks and gift baskets, not to mention candles, holiday figurines and much more!

*Custom labels are a great idea too! (Labels are $5.)

Whether its given as a gift or brought along as an addition to a holiday meal, wine from local Iowa Wineries is a great option this season for many Iowans.

Get yours today at John Ernest Vineyard or any of their 57 retail locations.


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Check out our events page to see what's coming up!!!


Friday & Saturday

 11:00  a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Spring HOURS


Gift Cards are available!


A bottle of wine is something to enjoy. If for some reason,
you feel your bottle of wine is unsatisfactory, please return it
and we'll be glad to exchange it for another bottle of wine.

 John Ernest Vineyard & Winery believes in the theory: "try before you buy!"


Touring our wine cellar and sampling our wine is a benefit that we DO NOT charge for.

*Limitations apply:  JEV does charge for groups of 10 or more and appointments are required.

About Our Business
With more than 9 years of experience, our family-owned-and-operated vineyard and winery has the experience and knowledge to provide delicious wine. Our friendly and personalized customer service makes sure each individual in your party has a great time with food, wine, and entertainment.
Contact us for your banquet services and discover competitive prices on all our quality products and services at John Ernest Vineyard and Winery.

Come to our vineyard and winery in Tama, Iowa, where we provide great wine, a charming gift shop, a banquet facility, live outdoor music during the summer and a great scenic view.

John Ernest Vineyard and Winery provides a banquet facility area that seats up to 72 people. You, your friends, and family can also enjoy our variety of gift items in our gift shop, which includes beautiful candles, lovely baskets, and quality wine. If you would like to visit our vineyard and winery, you and your friends can stay and enjoy our wine-tasting opportunities. Enjoy our great banquet services and wine at our John Ernest Vineyard and Winery.

Owned & Operated by the Kopsa Family.

Come to our vineyard and winery where we provide great wine, a charming gift shop, and a banquet facility great for wedding rehearsal dinners, business meetings or private parties.

 Banquet Facility

 Wedding Rehearsal Dinners • Business Meetings • Private Parties

 Gift Shop

  • Wine Accessories
  • T-Shirts
  • Wines
  • Picture Frames
  • Baskets
  • Bottle Openers
  • Bottle Holders
  • Bottle Stoppers
  • Wine Charms
  • Souvenir Grapes
  • Wall Hangings
  • Custom Labels $5 each

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John Ernest Vineyard & Winery

Custom Wine Labels are a great, personalized gift!  Cost is $5 each.

Custom Label 



John Ernest Vineyard & Winery

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Hours (January - March):

Tuesday .Sunday 
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
CLOSED Mondays
Service Area:
Tama County

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