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10 Virginia Wineries Worth A Visit

by Jerry Miller, Publisher

1. Hunting Creek Vineyards

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2000 Addie Williams Trail, Clover, VA 24534
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: Hunting Creek Vineyards FB Page

Hunting Creek Vineyards started in April 2002 with the planting of 100 Merlot, 100 Petit Verdot and 100 Viognier vines. Directed over the years by superb consultants Eric Capps and Jason Murray, Hunting Creek Vineyards expanded to one acre of Petit Verdot, one acre of Viognier and one-half acre of Merlot grapes. Read More

10 Central Virginia Reds To Try This Fall

by Jerry Miller, Publisher

10. Meritage, First Colony Winery

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1650 Harris Creek Road, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
Website | Facebook | Photo: First Colony Winery

A light-bodied red with a complex bouquet of vanilla, tobacco, cherry, and plum jam and flavors of strawberry and cassis with a slightly smoky finish. Pairs well with grilled hamburgers, barbecue, or pasta with tomato sauce. Read More

VMV Brands Purchases Downtown CVille Real Estate

by Jerry Miller, Publisher

 
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – One of Virginia’s best advertising and digital media agencies has found a new headquarters near the historic Downtown Mall in Charlottesville, Virginia.

VMV Brands – the parent company of uber popular brands: I Love CVille, Scoutology.com and CVille Food – purchased commercial space in The Maclin Building on Market Street, the company announced this month. Read More

Top 10 CVille Wine And Music Stops In August

by Jerry Miller, Publisher

1. Mercy Creek, Stinson Vineyards, Aug. 7

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4744 Sugar Hollow Rd, Crozet VA 22932
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: Mercy Creek Music FB Page

Mercy Creek are playing at Stinson Vineyards for the first Tailgate Thursday of August! Tailgate Thursdays continue through August 28th! With free admission, great entertainment, and delicious wine, it’s the perfect way to start your almost-weekend. Read More

5 Louisa Main Street Businesses You Have to Visit!

by Jerry Miller, Publisher

1. The Fabric Hut & Gift Gallery

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203 W Main St. Louisa, Virginia 23093
Facebook | Photo: Fabric Hut & Gift Gallery FB
The Fabric Hut and Gift Gallery, located on main street in the Town of Louisa is celebrating its 42nd year of business this month! Don’t let the name deceive you: not only do they offer a wide array of different fabrics, but also gifts ranging from Willow Tree Friends, flags, locally made goods, and more. Teachers and Senior citizens receive 10% discount everyday as well as free gift wrapping for all customers! Make sure to look out for their open house this fall on the 1st Friday and Saturday in December!

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10 Virginia Wineries To Visit This Weekend!

by Jerry Miller, Publisher

1. Grayhaven Winery

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4675 East Grey Fox Circle, Gum Spring, VA 23065
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: Grayhaven Winery FB Page

Nestled in the heart of Virginia wine country, Grayhaven continues to produce “Old World” style wines that celebrate the many facets of varietal character expressed with each vintage year. Read More

10 Mid-Atlantic White Wines For Summertime

by Jerry Miller, Publisher

1. 2012 Stainless Steel Aged Chardonnay, Brooklyn Winery

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213 N 8th St, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: Brooklyn Winery FB Page

Light in color but intense in aromatics and flavor. Essence of grapefruit, fresh picked strawberries and wet fresh water river stones along with hits of honeydew melon and white peach. Very well balanced with bright acidity and creamy texture. Read More

7 Awesome Festivals To Check Out This July And August

by Jerry Miller, Publisher

1. Daylily and Wine Festival, Saturday, July 19, 2014 – Sunday, July 20, 2014

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994 Long Meadow Rd., Fishersville, VA 22939
Website | Facebook | Photo: Viette’s FB Page

The Daylily Festival is one of the Shenandoah Valley’s largest and most loved summer events. The beautiful rolling hills of the Viette Farm and Nursery offer lush gardens and rows and rows of daylilies, making it a truly beautiful and unique festival backdrop. The Daylily Festival provides attendees a wonderful weekend of entertainment that is sure to tantalize all your senses. From fresh produce right off the farm, to sipping, sampling, and savoring some of Virginia’s most loved wines, beers and locally produced foods, the Daylily Festival is no ordinary summer event. Read More

8 Central Virginia Wineries To Try

by Jerry Miller, Publisher

1. CrossKeys Vineyards

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6011 E Timber Ridge Rd, Mount Crawford, Virginia 22841
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: CrossKeys Vineyards FB Page

CrossKeys Vineyards is a beautiful 125 acre Estate situated in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. They produce a wide array of award winning, estate, grown, produced, and bottled wines. Surrounded by the gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains, CrossKeys Vineyards is the perfect setting for a relaxing day trip, romantic dinner, grand wedding, and everything in between. Read More

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