Category Archives: Food and Drink Makers

Virginia WineCountry is home to talented chefs, winemakers, distillers, bakers, farmers and more. These talented food & drink makers create a rich landscape of fine choices for dining and drinking in Virginia. Vistors to Virginia Wineries are treated to exceptional wines and wine experiences while dining can range from simple fresh gourmet sandwiches at a charming country store to a full dining experience at Michelin-starred restaurants like the Inn at Little Washington. Wherever you stop to refresh yourself, wine country hospitality and delicious food & drink await.

Meet Winemaker Matthieu Finot

Winemaker Matthieu Finot produces multiple award-winning wines for King Family Vineyards while also running his [...]

Fabbioli Cellars

For Doug Fabbioli of Fabbioli Cellars in Leesburg, Virginia, what began as a job bloomed [...]

RdV Vineyards’ Study of Bordeaux

Owner and vigneron, Rutger de Vink uses the unique terroir near Paris, Virginia, to recreate [...]

Best Wines of Virginia in 2022

Learn about the best wines of Virginia, including the 2022 Virginia Governor's Cup winning wine, [...]

Claude Thibaut’s Sparkling Wines

Based just outside of Charlottesville, Thibaut-Jannison Winery focuses entirely on producing high quality sparkling wines. [...]

The Inn at Little Washington Debuts New Café

Get a behind-the-scenes look as Patrick O'Connell and The Inn at Little Washington debut the [...]

Potter’s Craft Cider

Read about how these two friends grew Potter's Craft Cider in Charlottesville into one of [...]

Meet Winemaker Kirsty Harmon

Blenheim's Vineyard's Winemaker Kirsty Harmon is more than just a traditional vintner and scientist, she's [...]

Virginia’s Best Cabernet Franc

Discover the virtues of Cabernet Franc and learn more about the amazing Virginia wineries along [...]

Gabriele Rausse, Father of Virginia’s Vineyards

As we walked through the rows of vines atop the hill in Albemarle County, it [...]