Visiting Virginia Wine Country

After seeing a constant stream of favorable articles about Virginia wine country, I couldn’t resist seeing what all the fuss is about.  In July, the New York Times featured a roundup of wineries to visit in the article, Virginia Wines: In the Old Dominion, a New Terroir. Forbes followed up in August asking if Virginia […]

A visit to Barboursville Vineyards, Virginia

In all reports of Virginia wines, Barboursville Vineyards is a name that leads the way.  A long name, with a very long history (originally settled in the mid 1700s), the vineyard is Virginia’s most highly awarded winery, with its premium wine, Octagon featured on wine lists throughout the state. On this Saturday in September the […]