For the first time, the Virginia Wineries Association will be holding a Governor’s Cup tasting for Virginia Wine fans! The tasting will be in person
For the first time, the Virginia Wineries Association will be holding a Governor’s Cup tasting for Virginia Wine fans!
The tasting will be in person at multiple host wineries in various regions through a virtual presentation with live host Jay Youmans, Master of Wine. The program will begin with tasting the Best in Show Cider and light refreshments. Once guests are settled, we will begin the virtual tasting program of the 12 Governor’s Cup Case wines using a souvenir logoed Riedel glass. Jay Youmans, MW and judging director for the competition, will serve as host and moderator. Clips from each case winning winery will be shown then each of the Governor’s Cup Case winemakers will address questions.
Guests can safely enjoy this exclusive event with the assurance of COVID-19 social distancing guidelines being met and limited attendance at each location.This is an exclusive chance to taste all of these wines together in one place.
Tastings will be held at the following locations:
Barboursville Vineyards: Barboursville, VA
Early Mountain Vineyards: Madison, VA
King Family Vineyards: Crozet, VA
Trump Winery: Charlottesville, VA
Veritas Vineyard & Winery: Afton, VA
(Thursday) 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Various Local Vineyards