Barboursville Vineyards, Barboursville
Wines include Cabernet Franc, Barbera, Merlot, Chardonnay, and Cabernet Sauvignon. Tastings are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Winery tours are weekends only. For more information call (540) 832-3824 or visit www.barboursvillewine.com.
Breaux Vineyards, Purcellville
Wines include Viognier, Madeleine's Chardonnay, Barrel Fermented Chardonnay, Sweet Evangeline, Breaux Soleil, Lafayette, Merlot, Merlot, and Cabernet Vertical Special. Open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. For more information call 1-800-492-9961, or visit www.breauxvineyards.com.
Château Morrisette, Meadows of Dan
Wines include Black Dog Blanc, Our Dog Blue, Sweet Mountain Laurel, Frosty Dog, 2000 Cabernet Franc, 2000 Cabernet Sauvignon, 2000 Pinot Noir, Blushing Dog, and Red Mountain Laurel. Winery hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Tours and tastings are $2 per person. For more information call (540) 593-2865, or visit www.chateaumorrisette.com.
Chrysalis Vineyards, Leesburg
Wines include Viognier, Chardonnay, Albariño, Petit Manfeng, "Rubina" (Spanish-style blend), and Norton. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. For more information call 1-800-235-8804, or visit www.chrysaliswine.com.
Horton Cellars, Gordonsville
Wines include Viognier, Eclipse, Mourvedre, Ivy Creek Chardonnay, Dionysus, Cabernet Franc plus fruit wines including Peach, Pear, Blackberry, Blueberry, and Port. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. For more information call 1-800-829-4633, or visit www.hvwine.com.
Ingleside Plantation Vineyards, Oak Grove
Wines include Brut Sparkling Wine, October Harvest, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Gris, Viognier, Colonial Rose, Blue Crab Red, Blue Crab Blush, Chesapeake Blanc, and Chesapeake Claret. Open 10 a.m. -5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday November-April; open until 6 p.m. May-October. For more information call (804) 224-8687, or visit www.ipwine.com.
King Family Vineyards, Crozet
Wines include Chardonnay 2001, Roseland 2001, Loreley Late Harvest Viognier 2002, Michael Shaps Merlot 2000, Michael Shaps Cabernet Franc 2001, Meritage 2001,Late Harvest Cabernet Franc 2001, and Michael Shaps Viognier 2001. Wine tastings are offered 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. For more information call (434) 823-7800, or visit www.kingfamilyvineyards.com.
Kluge Estate Winery and Vineyard, Charlottesville
Wines include New World Red, SP (sparkling wine), and Cru (aperitif). The winery also features the Farm Shop, which sells food for take out and specialty items. Open 10a.m.-5p.m. Tuesday-Sunday, except major holidays. For more information call (434) 977-3895, or visit www.klugeestate.com.
Linden Vineyards, Linden
Wines include Glen Manor Red, Hardscrabble Chardonnay, Late Harvest, and Avenius Sauvignon Blanc. Open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday April-November and 11 a.m-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday December-March. For more information call (540) 364-1997, or visit www.lindenvineyards.com.
Oakencroft Vineyard & Winery, Charlottesville
Wines include 20th Anniversary Seyval Blanc, 2000 Chardonnay Reserve, 2001 VC-Classic, NV Countryside White, NV Sweet Virginia, 2001 Encore, 1999 Cabernet Sauvignon, 2001 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve, 2001 Meritage, 2001 Jefferson Claret, and NV Countryside Red. Open 11a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday March and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily April-December. For more information call (434) 296-4188.
Oasis Winery and Vineyard, Hume
Wines include "Infinity" Celebration Cuvee D'Or, Brut, Chardonnay Barrel Select, Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve, Merlot, Meritage, Dogwood Chardonnay, and Dogwood Blush. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Sunday. For more information call 1-800-304-7656, or visit www.oasiswine.com.
Piedmont Vineyards and Winery, Middleburg
Wines include Native Yeast Chardonnay, Hunt Country Chardonnay, Little River Red, and Little River Peach. The tasting room is open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. daily April-October and 11 a.m-5 p.m. November-March. For more information call (540) 687-5528, or visit www.piedmontwines.com.
Prince Michel Vineyards, Leon
Wines include Chardonnay, Barrel Select Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Merlot-Cabernet Reserve. Open 10 a.m.-5p.m. daily, except major holidays. For more information call (540) 547-3707, or visit www.princemichel.com.
Rockbridge Vineyard, Raphine
Wines include Tuscarora Red, DeChiel Chardonnay, St. Mary's Blanc, V d'Or, and DeChiel Merlot. Open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. For more information call 1-888-511-WINE, or visit www.rockbridgevineyard.com
Tarara Winery, Leesburg
Wines include Chambourcin Reserve, Meritage, Merlot, Chardonnay Reserve, Pinot Gris, Viognier, Cameo, Wild River Red, and Charval. Open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily for tours and tastings; other times are by appointment. For more information call (703) 771-7100, or visit www.tarara.com.
Valhalla Vineyards, Roanoke
Wines include Syrah, Gotterdammerung, Alicante Bouschet, Viognier, and Valkyrie. Open 4-8 p.m. Friday, noon-5 p.m. Saturday, and 1-5 p.m. Sunday April-December. For information call (540) 725-9463, or visit www.valhallawines.com.
Villa Appalaccia Winery, Floyd
Wines inlcude Francesco, Simpatico, Primitivo, Toscanello, and Pinot Grigio. Open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Sunday. For more information call (540) 593-3100, or visit www.villaappalaccia.com.
White Hall Vineyards, White Hall
Wines include 2001 Pinot Gris, Chardonnay Reserve, Edichi Gewürztraminer, Soliterre, 2000 Merlot, Cuvee des Champs,and Sugar Ridge White. Tour and tastings are available 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday. For more information call (434) 823-8615, or visit www.whitehallvineyards.com.
For more information call the Virginia Wine Marketing program at 1-800-828-4637, or visit www.virginiawines.org.
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Daniel Vineyards, Beckley
Wines include Vidal Blanc, Seyval, Blackberry, Baco Noir, and Port. Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1-6 p.m. Sunday. For more information call (304) 252-9750, or visit www.danielvineyards.com.
Potomac Highland Winery, Keyser
Wines include Aurore, Meritage, Chambourcin, Pinot Noir, Chancellor, and Seyval Blush. For more information call (304) 788-3066, or visit www.potomac-highland-winery.com.
Wolf Creek Winery, Wolf Creek
Wines include Vidal Reserve, Vidal Blanc, Seyval Sweet, Seyval Dry, and Pickaway Apple. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Saturday. For more information call (304) 772-5040, or visit www.wolfcreekwinery.com.
For more information on West Virginia wines call Daniel Vineyards at (304) 252-9750, or visit www.danielvineyards.com/links.htm.