Here in Virginia, we are currently in Phase 1 of re-opening. That means most of our wineries have re-opened for outdoor consumption. However, tasting rooms are still closed and there are still a lot of things to navigate when visiting wineries. With all that being said, I am here to tell you the wineries are … More Back to the Wineries we go!
I had the pleasure of taking a Riedel class from the owner of James River Cellars, Dr. Mitzi Batterson. If you are interested in learning more about Riedel and how the shape of your wine glass impacts your wine, James River will be offering a class. Check out James River Cellars to grab tickets! It … More Does Your Wine Glass Matter?
Hey friends! I have an amazing write up on a cool spot in Carytown, RVA. Garden Grove Brewing is a brewery and urban winery. The reason I am obsessed with this place is because they are ingredient driven, always natural, local, and organic centric. I had the pleasure of sitting down with the owner, Ryan … More Garden Grove Brewing
Hi guys! Hope you are healthy and well. I have part 2 of my Maryland Wine Adventure for you! If you missed my first part take a look here! Our first stop for the day was Crow Vineyard and Winery. Crow is a third generation working farm and winery. On top of the winery, they … More Maryland Wine Adventure Part 2
Wow guys, these are some crazy times right now. I am super thankful I was able to have this getaway to Maryland to celebrate Maryland Wine Month. I love supporting small local wineries and I was so excited to get out and rep Maryland Wine Pass! I will recap this trip with the wineries we … More Maryland Wine Adventure Part 1
We are still in the midst of social distancing but I wanted to share a fun date duo you can hopefully experience soon! I don’t know about you but there are so many places, things, and experiences I must do as soon as this is all over. If you are like me, you can start … More Date Duo
Hey ya’ll! How have you been?! I am strugglin over here, a teacher needs a snow day and there has been NONE. To brighten up my mood, we made a last minute decision to drive to Charlottesville for an afternoon. King Family Vineyards had recently dropped their new wine, Verde. It had been on their … More A Winter day in Wine Country
I’m back for another fantastic date night idea and I have a good one for y’all, The Caboose! This is an adorable wine market and cafe that we have been frequenting often. We love hitting up their free wine tastings on Fridays and we LOVE their Wednesday date night special. For $40, you get a … More Date Duo
I’m back with Part 2 of our mini weekend to Loudoun, VA. If you missed it, check out Part 1! If you’re already up to date, let’s go ahead and jump right on in! Zach and I are always looking for great places the locals love to grab a bite to eat. Before the wine … More An Effing Good Weekend ~ Part 2
Hey ya’ll! This winter has been so long and dreary and January had officially felt like the longest month of my life… but we did manage to sneak in a quick wine adventure. Probably the highlight of my January! Since we live in Richmond, as you know, we frequent Charlottesville often for wine. To branch … More An Effing Good Weekend ~ Part 1