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Enjoy a great show and fantastic food at the Singer/Songwriter Fundraiser with Big Easy Metro Market Food Truck on Sunday March 16 at Glass House Winery. Donations at the door benefit performers and the Music Resource Center. Suggested donation $10 per person, but any donation small or large is very appreciated. Featured singer/songwriters include: David Tewksbury, Gina Sobel,

Wear your green and join DuCard Vineyards for a touch of the Irish with the lyrical Celtic rock and ballad/bluegrass music of Smoking Trout. Bring your Irish stew and your lad or lassie  for an afternoon of “driving snakes out of the vineyard.” Wine tastings and light fare available for purchase. No cover. Saturday, March 15 2014, 1-5 PM,

“3”   is a collaborative winemaking effort between local winemakers Matthieu Finot (King Family Vineyards), Jake Busching (Grace Estate Winery), and Emily Pelton (Veritas Winery).  Using three different grape varieties from three different vineyards, these winemakers craft one unique wine that smoothly blends three distinctive terroirs. This year, “Team 3” is releasing a brilliant red blend of Merlot, Petit Verdot,

Join Friday by the Fire at Grace Estate Winery. Kitchen Catering will be serving up some delicious Crepes and dessert, Blake Hunter and Co. will start performing starting at 6pm, and the tent will be heated. Friday February 28st from 5-9 pm, 5273 Mount Juliet Farm,  Crozet, Virginia 22932, 434-823-1486.

To accompany the menu served at Tuesday’s state dinner in honor of French President Francoise Hollande, the White House selected Blanc de Chardonnay ($30) a sparkling wine made by Charlottesville’s winemaker Claude Thibault . The TJ, as its fans call it, is making its third White House appearance (and its second at a state dinner), and can lay claim to helping

Join Chef Emeril Le Horton and his fellow Gumbo lovers at Horton’s Mardi Gras Celebration. Traditional Mardi Gras fun and prizes. We will also be tasting in the cellar a few wines from the 2013 harvest. Saturday Feb 8, 11am – 5pm. $15 includes glass, fun beads, food & cellar tasting. More Info: 540-832-7440. You’ll

VERITAS A Veritas Christmas Carol Saturday, December 21st, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Stop by the winery during our extended hours and join us for caroling in the tasting room. Get into the Christmas spirit and join along as you sip on wine by the glass or bottle and enjoy special tapas plates prepared

In preparation for the holidays, Gayot.com set out to find the best sparkling wines in the United States. They state, “Although most American wineries are not allowed by law to dub their bubbly as Champagne, most of our bottles are just as good as those made in the French region called Champagne.” In their findings,

Third Thursdays at Trump Winery

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Throughout the months of November and December, Trump Winery will be raising funds to benefit St. Jude Children’s Hospital. On November 21st, and December 19th, from 6-8 pm in the Tasting Room, they will hold their monthly Third Thursday series with proceeds being donated to the charity. The November installment will feature free music by

  Join Mountfair Vineyard’s Fall Oyster Fest! Pepper Creek Shellfish will be bringing their food truck to the event. There’s no admission fee, you just pay them for what you get. They’ll have wine for sale, of course, plus the usual fridge items; crackers, cheese, salami, chocolate, tapenade. And you are welcome to bring your own food.

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