December Library Wine Tasting (Thursdays & Fridays)

$20 Tasting

This December, join us every Thursday and Friday for a special holiday library wine tasting. Our line-up includes four award winning wines made from our best barrel aged fruit. Tastings are $20 and include a souvenir Riedel crystal wine glass. Enjoy free shipping on orders over $50 at our online store. We offer the following wines:

2013 Meritage

  • French Oak contributes vanilla, herbs, and spice to the highly fragrant nose. Bright fruits, leading with plum and black cherry, along with licorice fill the intense, balanced palate. The wine finishes with flavors of lavender, light acidity, and lingering coffee.
  • Aged 20 months on French Oak.
  • AWARDS: Silver – 2017 Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition. Silver – 2017 Virginia Governor’s Cup. Silver – 2016 San Francisco International Competition. Silver – 2016 Virginia Governor’s Cup.
  • Price: $38.95/bottle (6 bottle limit).

2012 Meritage

  • Aromas of clove, dark fruit, licorice, and tangerine. Dried fruit, orange rind, and a raisin-like sweetness fill the soft, well-balanced palate. The wine finishes very dry and tannic, expressive of cranberry and coffee flavors.
  • Aged 20 months on French Oak.
  • AWARDS: Gold – 2017 Virginia Governor’s Cup. Gold – 2015 Virginia Governor’s Cup.
  • Price: $44.95/bottle (6 bottle limit).

Meritage Reserve

  • A unique blend of our 2007, 2008, and 2009 Meritage in one bottle. A bouquet of sweet honey, leather, and tobacco are followed by flavors of red fruit. Lively tannins on the finish, with hints of cola and dark raspberry.
  • Aged 3.5 – 5.5 years on French Oak.
  • AWARDS: Silver – 2014 Virginia Governor’s Cup. Silver – 2014 San Francisco International Competition.
  • Price: $54.95/bottle (3 bottle limit).

Estate Reserve 2010

  • Our most awarded red library wine from the legendary 2010 vintage. Vanilla, cedar, brown sugar, and marzipan on the nose, with flavors of mellow dark fruit elements. The powerful, smooth finish leaves lingering notes of orange blossom, chocolate, and cinnamon. Unfiltered, 15% ABV.
  • Aged 34 months on French Oak.
  • AWARDS: Best Overall Red – 2014 Monticello Cup. Gold – 2014 Virginia Governor’s Cup. Gold – 2014 Monticello Cup. Gold – 2014 Virginia Wine Lover Magazine.
  • Price: $69.95 (3 bottle limit)