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Holiday Events in Virginia Wine Country

From holiday decorations to illuminated vineyard tours, craft shows, ornament decorating, caroling and winemaker dinners, a number of Virginia wineries provide a warm place to escape the chill and hectic holiday rush. Wine your way into the holiday spirit at the following Virginia wineries and…

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Beyond Virginia's Main Wine Routes

Virginia is home to seven American Viticultural Areas (AVAs), which distinguish a group of wineries based on shared geography, geology, climate and soil: George Washington Birthplace AVA, located in the Northern Neck region Middleburg AVA, in and around the town of Middleburg Monticello AVA, the…

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Where to Wine and Brine In and Around Virginia Wine Country

As much as any drink, wine can taste like where it’s from. This expression of place is called terroir, from the Latin word terra, most often attributed to the French. The soil, topography, and climate of a particular area contributes to, or determines, this expression of place. This expression of…

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