Charlottesville has long been known for gorgeous scenery and rich history, and, thanks to Thomas Jefferson, it’s also the birthplace of American winemaking and home to the Monticello Wine Trail. Enjoy a wine-tasting at one of the dozens of wineries in the area, take in the lush scenery, and attend some of the many musical and cultural events held at these wineries each year.


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Mount Ida Tasting Room + Taphouse

5600 Moonlight Dr, Scottsville, VA 24590

The vineyards at Mount Ida Reserve span 27 acres between our High Ridge vineyard just over the hill from the Tasting Room to the north and Bell Mount vineyard overlooking historic Mount Ida Manor.

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Veritas Winery

151 Veritas Ln, Afton, VA 22920

With over 50 acres in the Monticello wine region, and producing a complex portfolio of wine ranging from sparkling to beautifully balanced red wines, Veritas wine quality starts in the vineyard, and the terroir of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

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Pippin Hill Farm and Winery

5022 Plank Rd, North Garden, VA 22959

A vine to glass experience with an epic view of the Virginia countryside. Pippin Hill Farm is known for hosting amazing events and being one of the more popular spots for a wine tasting.

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12 Ridges Vineyard

24981 Blue Rdg Pkwy Pkwy, Raphine, VA

High on a hilltop with 360-degree views stretching in all directions, our Tasting Room offers the perfect setting to discover the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the high-elevation wines produced from this amazing land.

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Hazy Mountain Vineyards & Brewery

8736 Dick Woods Rd, Afton, VA 22920

Our ambition is to produce wines that let our vineyards speak for themselves, showing what their soil has.

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Afton Mountain Vineyards

234 Vineyard Ln, Afton, VA 22920

Elizabeth and Tony Smith created one of the first farm wineries with amazing views of Afton Mountain.

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Early Mountain Vineyards

6109 Wolftown-Hood Rd, Madison, VA 22727

Sharing a wide assortment of wines by the glass, bottle or flight. Experience their elegantly designed tasting rooms...

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Merriemill Farm

594 Merrie Mill Farm, Keswick, VA 22947

Founded by Guy and Elizabeth Pelly, Merrie Mill reimagines the tasting room experience by marrying a devotion to....

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King Family Vineyards

6550 Roseland Farm, Crozet, VA 22932

Eastwood Farm & Winery

2531 Scottsville Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22902

Only five miles from Downtown Charlottesville, enjoy award-winning wines in a beautiful setting along with a delicious menu of shareables and small plates or fire-grilled menu items from our food truck.

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