For any of you last minute planners, there is a lot going on in the Charlottesville Wine Country for you and your sweetie! I’m not sure how filled up the wine dinners are yet, but the wineries are all set to give you a wonderful time!
February 14 – 17 Cardinal Point Winery Enjoy wines and handcrafted chocolates to sample and purchase for Valentine’s Day. Enjoy our new wine releases, including the 2007 Quattro and the Rockfish Red!
February 15 Arcady Vineyard Bed and Breakfast has Friday night, Feb 15th still available for our Valentine Package one night with special amenities and wine tour stay- see http://www.virginia.org/site/description.asp?AttrID=48836&CharID=493932
February 16 Arcady Vineyard Wine Tasting Tours has 2 seats left for our special Valentine Wine Tasting Tour – visit three wineries with a start at Keswick Vineyards to enjoy their specialty dipped strawberries and wine pairing – contact us at http://www.arcadyvineyard.com/
February 16 – Arcady Vineyard Wine Tasting Tours has seats still available for our Valentine West of Town Tour – tasting including hand crafted chocolates at Cardinal Point Winery – and if you are also beer lovers, you can opt for a stop at the new brewery Blue Mountain for a beer tasting! Yummy! Email http://www.arcadyvineyard.com/
February 14 – Valentine’s Day Dinner at King Family Vineyards – A romantic four-course dinner paired with our wines. Passed hors d’oeuvres begin at 6:30 with dinner beginning at 7pm. $100/pp inclusive of tax, tip, food and wine. Prepaid reservations required. Please call 434-823-7800 to reserve.
February 14 – Veritas Winery – Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a wine dinner and your sweetie at Veritas! Festivities begin at 6:30 with Mousseux Pink Sparkling Wine and continue at 7:00 with a 4-course, wine-paired meal. There will be music and dancing afterwards with DJ Ran Henry! 6:30 PM – 11:00 PM $55 per person plus gratuity
February 16 – Keswick Vineyards Wine, strawberries, and sweets… Keswick Vineyards’ special wine and dipped strawberry tasting for Valentine’s Day, featuring five of our award-winning wines. After your tasting, enjoy the romantic setting while you savor a glass of wine and take a guess at how many candy hearts are in our Rosé bottle to win a free future tour and tasting for you and your sweetheart. 12 – 5pm – $10 per person, includes paired tasting & wine glass.
Feb 16- Feb 17 – The Virginia Wine Expo presented by SunTrust is Virginia’s premier trade and consumer wine event of the year. Offering unlimited tastings from Virginia’s best wineries, wine seminars and chef demonstrations, taste specialty foods and win amazing door prizes. Wineries will taste, sell glasses and sell bottles and cases to go. Saturday, the general public will be admitted from 1:00 p.m until 7 p.m. On Sunday, the general public will be admitted from 1:00 p.m. to 6 p.m. Go to VirginiaWineExpo.com for details. $25 in Advance; $35 at the Gate11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Feb 16 – DelFosse Vineyards and Winery – Valentine Wine Dinner with Chef Eric Stamer – Enjoy a 7 course meal paired with award winning wines from DelFosse Winery.. A full menu is available on our website. 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM $85.00 per person
Feb 24 – DelFosse Vineyards and Winery Join Chef Genevieve DelFosse for a fun and tasty pairing of her gourmet, seasonal selections especially paired with award-winning DelFosse wines. The menu includes 4 elegantly prepared dishes, each paired with a different glass of wine, with a short discussion of the pairings. 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM $27.50 per person