Big Cottonwood Vineyards and Winery
Crisp white with citrus flavors.
Pairs well with most chicken
and fish meals as well as an
aperitif wine with lighter
Blushing Pelican
Our original Pelican is a semi-sweet but crisp St. Vincent blush wine
with hints of strawberry flavors.
Dry Wines
These semi-sweet wines are made in tribute to Tekamah’s symbol of discovery and
exploration.  All start sweet and finish dry, but leave your taste buds wanting more.
Semi-Sweet Wines
Sweet Wines
Prairie Star
Delicate pear flavors and a slight apple-y bouquet make
this wine a refreshing complement to salads or spicy
meal…or a great refresher on a hot summer day.   
A wonderful white wine with hints of  
pineapple and a sensuous mouth feel.  
Great for sipping or with dessert!
Red wine with aromas of dark
cherry.  Works well with
heavier dishes including
steak and grilled meats.
Pelican Rouge
A semi sweet blend of Frontenac and De Chaunac.  Very
smooth and a great wine chilled or at room temperature.
To complement our wines we offer meat and cheese plates featuring Nebraska made sausage and cheeses.
Baked to order hot baguettes with olive oil and dipping spices, artichoke dip, and salsa/guacamole with chips
are also available.
Food Items
Saintly Pelican
A dry red wine with lots of fruitiness, it is a blend of St.
Croix and St. Vincent grapes.
St. Vincent Dry Rosé
This vintage is even rosier than
before.  The crisp flavors pair well with
most foods, especially barbeque.
A unique blend of Raspberry wine and Seyval.    A
great summer porch/deck or anytime wine.  
Smooth and easy to drink. Just enough tartness to
be able to be paired with many foods.
Semi-Dry Wines
St Vincent Red
Light and fruity with just a hint of
sweetness to make it easy on the
Not a sweet syrupy version, but one with
just a hint of tartness like fresh summer
berries.  You might expect to find some
seeds, but you won't.
Tropical aromas and crisp flavor make
this wine a real pleasure.  Only by
glass or bottle as we have very limited
Pelican Blonde
Back after a long absence, this semi-sweet white blend of Brianna and
Seyval has both hints of lemony crispness and fruity sweetness.
Deep purple colors are found in
this dry red along with notes of
black cherry and currants. The
grapes for this wine are also
known as Norton.
From berries grown in the Tekamah area,
this wine also has just a hint of tart to
remind you of fresh berries.  
Pudgy Pelican
A dessert style wine made from St.
Vincent grapes that's blended and
fortified with Brianna Brandy
.  Enjoy as a
late night sipper.
Port Style