October is Virginia Wine Month! This month-long event is the perfect time to savor the moment with award-winning wines surrounded by  Prince William, VA's rich history and picturesque landscape. Here are a few of our must-stop wineries and tasting rooms:

 

Aroma II glass of white wine on counter

Aroma Wine Tasting II (Haymarket) Nestled in the heart of Haymarket, Aroma Wine Tasting II is the newest addition to the Steins, Vines & Moonshine Trail. Their array of Portuguese inspired wines will surely make your tasting here a memorable one.

 

 

Effingham Manor with brightly colored tree beside it

Effingham Manor Winery (Nokesville) The perfect location to sip on some award-winning Virginia Wines and check out some of the stunning fall foliage from the porch of the historic manor house. This is an adult-only winery offering delicious varietals alongside a historic and serene atmosphere.

The Winery at La Grange sunset over the vineyardsThe Winery at La Grange (Haymarket) Situated at the foothills of the Bull Run Mountains, this historic 18th-century manor house serves as the tasting room for their guests and offers not only beautiful mountain views but a few ghost stories to accompany their wine flights.

 

4-glass flight wine tasting with cheese and grapes- The Spot on Mill StreetThe Spot on Mill Street (Occoquan) Offering wine flights and tastings Wednesday, and wine by the bottle and glass everyday visitors can find a variety of Virginia wines at this charming veteran owned café in Historic Occoquan.

 

WineStyles wine displayWine Styles Tasting Station (Woodbridge) Sip and learn about Virginia wines at this inviting tasting room. Shop in store or online for a variety of VA wines by the bottle or plan to attend one of their virtual or in-person tasting events.

 

Table setup at Bottlestop in Occoquan

Bottle Stop Wine Bar (Occoquan) This wine bar and restaurant located in the heart of Historic Occoquan features a Sommelier curated, award winning, wine program that includes over 25 wines by the glass and 300 bottles. Local craft beers and an extensive cocktail list are also available to complement the menu of contemporary American cuisine.  The week of October 19th Bottle Stop will feature a Virginia Wine Flight accompanied by a guided Sommelier led virtual tasting. Wines from Michael Shaps, Rosemont of Virginia and Vino Dal Bosco will be available as a flight, by the glass/bottle and for purchase online (curbside pickup).

 

Trummer’s Coffee and Wine Bar - glasses of  wine on a counterTrummer’s Coffee and Wine Bar (Gainesville) Indulge at this quaint European-inspired café with one of their fresh-baked pastries, cheese board or homemade strudel while enjoying some of their signature Virginia wine by the glass, bottle or try a flight.

 

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