Wine Varietals

September 2, 2021

A Fresh Take on the Familiar

You can learn a lot about Virginia Wine just by looking at a map.  Sitting halfway between Europe and California, Virginia’s wines embody this unique position in the world. They […]

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June 8, 2021

Make the Most of Rosé Day

After decades of listening to their land and navigating unpredictable conditions, Virginia winemakers have learned to excel at growing a wide variety of grapes and crafting unique wines. Virginia Rosé […]

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June 5, 2020

PINK ain’t PLONK: The (V)Abc’s of Rosé

A guest post by Jason Tesauro, Modern Gentleman Rosé is a funny thing. To some, it’s a synonym for fun. To others, it’s a respect repellent. It’s the quaff-du-jour for devil-may-care […]

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March 5, 2020

Virginia’s Take on Dessert Wines

Dessert wines, also known as sweet wines, are an intrinsic but often overlooked part of the world of wine. From port to sherry, ice wine to late harvest, there’s no […]

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October 15, 2019

Virginia’s Emerging Varieties — On the Table

A guest post by Aileen Sevier, DipWSET As the modern era of Virginia wine enters its adolescence, innovative and determined boutique producers have been experimenting to determine and define the […]

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June 6, 2019

3 Ways to Celebrate National Rosé Day

June 8th is National Rosé Day — be sure to drink pink in celebration! 1. Visit a local #vawine retailer to pick up one (or two, or three) of your favorite Virginia […]

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