Creeks Edge Winery

On Friday evening we had the pleasure of visiting Creeks Edge Winery in Lovettsville for the first time.  We were not disappointed.  The family owned and operated winery is located along the edge of the Catoctin Creek in Loudoun County and opened its doors about one year ago for business.  This place knows what they are doing!…

8 Chains North

A few weeks ago we made our way out to the Purcellville/Leesburg area for a wine pick-up at the Barns at Hamilton Station and opted to swing by 8 Chains North Winery for a tasting.  We hadn’t been there in a few years and have been hearing some great things about their current wines, plus it was…

Thinking of Joining a Wine Club?

Over the past few years we have visited almost 100 wineries throughout the state of Virginia.  In that time we have been able to experience the good and the not so good of Virginia Wine Country.  The majority of wineries we have visited have all been wonderful experiences, but there are some that have stood out…

Boxwood Estate Winery

Boxwood Estate Winery is located just past the town of Middleburg in premier Virginia horse country.  The estate is also responsible for the ownership of The Tasting Room Wine Bar & Shops located in Reston Town Center and at the National Harbor.  We have been to the wine bars before and sampled some of their varietals, but hadn’t actually…

Greenhill Winery and Vineyards

We had an opportunity this past weekend to do some wine tasting with a few friends and decided upon the Middleburg AVA.  We are making a habit to revisit some of our favorite wineries from the past in order to check out their current tasting menus and to make sure we are keeping our readers…

A Guide to the Perfect Day in DC’s Wine Country

Loudoun County is home to over 40 wineries and tasting rooms and has officially earned the title of “DC’s Wine Country”.  Divided into 6 wine clusters, Loudoun has quickly put itself on the map for both Virginian’s and tourists that are looking to blend a wine-tasting experience with the rich history of Virginia and the natural…

DuCard Vineyards

A recent trip to DuCard Vineyards in Etlan, VA brought us back one of the best bottles of Petit Verdot we’ve ever enjoyed!  This smaller winery is located between Madison and Sperryville off of Route 231 and they are typically only open Friday-Sunday except during harvest and fall foliage season, when they expand their hours to 7…