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VRV’s First-Ever Vertical Wine Tasting Event

January 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Governor's Cup Case Gold Medal Winning Wine from Valley Road

Governor's Cup Case Gold Medal Winning Wine from Valley Road… In partnership with l’etoile Catering of Crozet, Virginia

 

Savor Valley Road Vineyard’s first vertical tasting of two of its finest red wines — Meritage and Petit Verdot. CEO Stan Joynes and General Manager Grayson Poats will describe grape sourcing and the inspiration for the first three vintages of VRV’s beloved red wines. Chef Mark of l’etoile Catering in Crozet, Virginia will present a menu of heavy hors d’oeuvres, designed to enhance the tasting experience.
Featured wines:
2016 Meritage
2015 Meritage (2018 Virginia Governor’s Cup Silver Medal winner)
2014 Meritage (2018 Virginia Governor’s Cup Silver Medal winner)
2016 Petit Verdot
2015 Petit Verdot
2014 Petit Verdot (2017 Virginia Governor’s Cup Gold Medal winner; 2017 Virginia Governor’s Case)
Featured Hors d’oeuvre Pairings by l’etoile Catering:
Fois Gras Paté with Olive Oil Toast Points
French Onion and Blue Cheese Tart
Smoked Applewood Bacon Wrapped Dates
Manchego Meatballs with Wild Mushroom Demi
Veal Consommé Shooters
Belgium Chocolate Truffles
Seating will be limited to the first 30 paid reservations. Wine Club member reservations are currently available. Non-Wine Club members may make reservations starting Saturday, January 5th.
Cost: $65 per person + tax
All wines will be available for purchase. (Note that there will be a 2 bottle limit on the 2014 Petit Verdot, which will be available for bottle purchase for the first time since 2017.)

 

Details

Date:
January 19
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Valley Road Vineyards
9264 Critzers Shop Road
Afton, VA 22920 United States
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Phone:
(540) 456-6350
Website:
www.valleyroadwines.com

Details

Date:
January 19
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Categories:
,

Venue

Valley Road Vineyards
9264 Critzers Shop Road
Afton, VA 22920 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
(540) 456-6350
Website:
www.valleyroadwines.com