Virginia is for Lovers

Virginia is for Food Lovers

#VAFOOD

Taste More of Virginia

One of the best ways to experience Virginia is through our food. We are, after all, the Birthplace of American Cuisine, the Oyster Capital of the East Coast, and a top ten wine destination in the world.

Experience Virginia with the flavors of thoughtfully selected, carefully sourced local ingredients. Taste the history of Virginia, from sustainable farmed Chesapeake Bay oysters to meticulously cultivated strains of heirloom corn, in restaurants across the Commonwealth. The food served across the state by acclaimed Virginia chefs and at charming local eateries is rooted in more than just good taste: it provides the story of the land you’re standing on. This deeper food experience is why Virginia is for Food Lovers.

April 22nd, 2017
Within every Virginia vacation lies an opportunity to pair outdoor adventures, historic sites, beaches, or mountains with ...
April 14th, 2017
  With summer on the way, you probably have spent at least a few minutes daydreaming about lying out on the sandy beach ...
April 12th, 2017
Virginia has over 280 wineries, but the sheer number isn’t what stands out to those that know great wine. The secret to ...
March 31st, 2017
Virginia is rich with history, so it’s no surprise that the practice of winemaking in the Commonwealth dates back to 1609, ...
March 17th, 2017
  The food in any restaurant tells a distinct story, echoing the chef or owner’s roots, culture, and origins. Eating ...
March 3rd, 2017
  Virginia’s craft beer scene just keeps growing, with big names like Stone Brewing, Deschutes Brewing Company, and ...
February 24th, 2017
  During the 2017 Virginia Governor’s Cup, Governor McAuliffe recognized some of the best wines in Virginia. ...
January 27th, 2017
Every day, people in the U.S. drink over 400 million cups of coffee, making us the leading consumer of the beverage in the ...
January 12th, 2017
Fine dining can get expensive, but with restaurant weeks popping up all around Virginia including lunches for $10 or less, ...
December 8th, 2016
Your family is coming to town and the thought of preparing a dinner for ten or more people sounds daunting, if not ...
December 5th, 2016
From holiday decorations to illuminated vineyard tours, craft shows, ornament decorating, caroling and winemaker dinners, a ...
November 18th, 2016
Chestnuts roasting on an open fire…and now infused into Virginia holiday brews! That may not be exactly how the lyrics ...

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