Category Archives: Winery Visits

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Lasagna Lunch at Naked Mountain Winery (Markham, VA)

Many wine lovers in the DC area only think of visiting the surrounding wine country in spring, summer and fall. I, on the other hand, can’t wait that long!  Did you know that wineries in …

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Pippin Hill Farm and Vineyards

Burned in my memory is a summer day featuring cottony puffs of clouds dotting azure skies, temperatures in the high 70’s and no signs of the typical drenched air that is customary in July in Southern Virginia. …

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Blenheim Vineyards

Blenheim Vineyards, located 20 minutes southeast of Charlottesville, VA and within a stones throw from Trump Winey, is owned by famed singer-songwriter Dave Matthews. Matthews helped design the tasting room built to have little impact …

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Trump Winery

When I first heard that Donald Trump was going to buy the Kluge estate and winery in Virginia’s Albemarle County, nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, I had to admit I rolled my eyes and thought: …

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