A Winter Wonderland Winery Passport

Get ready, all of you libation lovers out there, because it’s time for a fun, local winery tour, featuring the Winter Wonderland Winery Passport. This $25 Passport includes wine tasting at five different locations in and around picturesque Charlottesville, VA, … Continue reading

Treat Your Tastebuds: Wine 101 with Marc Supsic

This coming weekend, January 9, 10, and 11, 2015, we will be hosting a Wine Weekend at the Iris Inn, featuring Marc Supsic of Wine Living. This wonderfully wine-themed weekend will include dinner, wine pairings, informational sessions with Marc, and … Continue reading

Virginia Wine and the Rule of “3”

Three is a memorable number, a notable figure of myths, legends, and religions, and even labeled by mathematician Pythagoras as the “noblest of all digits.” We happen to like the number three, especially when it pertains to wine. King Family … Continue reading

A Look Back at 2013: 10 Wineries, Eateries and Activities That We Enjoyed

2013 was a wonderful year, brimming with new adventures in nearby areas. We explored wineries and vineyards, restaurants, the great outdoors, the Shenandoah Valley skies, and theatrical performances, and we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite activities: 1. … Continue reading

Veritas Vineyard and Winery’s Annual Masked Ball

“Masquerades disclose the reality of souls. As long as no one sees who we are, we can tell the most intimate details of our life.” –Fernando Pessoa There is a theatricality surrounding masquerade balls. The masks themselves lend to a … Continue reading

Hill Top Berry Farm and Winery Open House

There are a huge number of wineries around the Shenandoah Valley area, each with its own individual libations. There is one in particular that stands out in its uniqueness, not only because it produces “other than grape” wines, but also … Continue reading