Author Archives: ftvin

Barrel Oak Winery

First off, I apologize for not posting in some time. Things have been busy with the fall semester starting back (I am working on a Ph.D.) and work at the office picking up. A few weeks ago, I paid a … Continue reading

Posted in 2009 Governors Cup, Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Fauquier County Wine Trail, Northern Virginia Region, Virginia Piedmont | 1 Comment

Chrysalis Vineyards

UPDATE 2:¬†Every time a post a review, I send a link to the winery for their information. Some provide feedback, some don’t. I do this because I think its fair to give the winery a chance to correct anything I … Continue reading

Posted in Loudoun Wine Trail, Northern Virginia Region, Norton, Tuskies Wine Trail | 1 Comment

The Winery at LaGrange

Yesterday I got to visit The Winery at LaGrange for the second time. The only other time I had been was several months ago, early spring, and I wanted a fresh perspective from which to write an article. Yesterday happened … Continue reading

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Lake Anna Winery

I recently stopped by Lake Anna Winery located in Spotsylvania about 30 minutes west of Fredericksburg. Although I have been through that part of the state several times, and seen the signs for it, I had never thought to stop … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Governors Cup, Chambourcin, Chardonnay, Heart of Virginia Wine Trail, Northern Virginia Region | Leave a comment

So It Begins

This blog is dedicated to an item on my bucket list: to visit every winery in Virginia.¬† I, like a lot of people, enjoy a good glass of wine. I enjoy traveling. And I live in Virginia. Combine those three … Continue reading

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