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February 15, 2024

Introducing the 2024 Virginia Governor’s Cup Medalists

The 2024 Virginia Governor’s Cup medalists are here! After evaluating over 750 entries, world-class judges, led by competition director Frank Morgan, awarded 138 gold medals to 79 wineries, cideries and […]

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May 9, 2019

Celebrate Mother’s Day in Virginia Wine Country!

No one deserves a glass of wine and a chance to enjoy the beautiful countryside like our hardworking mothers. Virginia wineries are ready to celebrate moms all over the Commonwealth […]

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March 29, 2019

Perfect Pairings: Herbs

Herbs and wine: an essential combination to elevate your pairings. As we welcome warmer weather, longer days, and the new blooms that come with the start of spring, it’s the […]

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March 20, 2019

A Guide to Springtime in Virginia Wine Country

Spring has officially sprung! As the weather begins to warm and we all shake off the winter blues, Virginia Wine Country is beckoning us to visit. When you’re filling your […]

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March 8, 2019

Recap: 2019 Governor’s Cup Competition

Last Tuesday, the 36th annual Governor’s Cup Competition culminated at Richmond’s historic Main Street Station. There, the top 12 scoring wines were revealed, and after weeks of anticipation, the Governor’s […]

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February 14, 2019

Perfect Pairings: Chocolate

Chocolate and wine: two quintessential elements of Valentine’s day that make for delightful celebration. Yet, these two delicacies can pose a challenge when pairing together considering the complexity of wine […]

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January 20, 2019

Perfect Pairings: Cheese

Cheese and wine: a centuries-old partnership that continues to delight and surprise gourmands all over the world. Today is National Cheese Lovers Day, and because we know those who love wine […]

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January 4, 2019

Virginia Wine: 2018 Recap

A new year has dawned and as we look forward to all the ways Virginia Wine will be sipped, shared and enjoyed this year, we’re also taking a moment to […]

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December 14, 2018

A Holiday Guide to Virginia Wine

The holidays are hastening on but there’s plenty of time to make special plans with Virginia Wine. It’s a terrific gift to give or receive. We hope that you’ll share […]

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December 4, 2018

5 Ways To Celebrate The Season At Virginia Wineries

1. Nibble on seasonal goodies Get into the holiday spirit by satisfying your sweet tooth. Wineries are offering cookie decorating or even an entire weekend dedicated to s’mores. Have more of a savory […]

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