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One of the exquisite tasting areas at Greenhill Winery and Vineyards


5 Fall Vineyard Frolics

By Holly Speck

Photo by Jodi Miller Photography


Expect a wild and tasty trip when touring Virginia vineyards this fall.

1. RdV Vineyard
Apart from the vino, indulge in the farm-raised vegetables and honey grown at this boutique vineyard. 2550 Delaplane Grade Road, 540.364.0221

2. Barrel Oak Winery

BOW-wow! This dog- and family-friendly winery creates a community through its award-winning vineyards and weekly events, year round. 3623 Grove Lane, Delaplane, Va., 20144, 540.364.6402

3. Chrysalis Vineyards

Taste great wines and tour one of the finest estate wineries (71 acres) on the East Coast. Specializing in unusual Spanish and French varietals and the native Virginia grape, the Norton, this vineyard combines modern techniques with Old World handcrafted methods. 39025 John Mosby Highway, Middleburg, Va., 540.687.8222

4. Barboursville Vineyards
Stroll or picnic among these award-winning vineyards. The Tuscan Tasting Room offers continuous tastings of the broadest range of current vintages, while Library 1821 presents a changing selection of flights. 5210 Frederico Road, Barboursville, Va., 540.832.3824

5. Greenhill Winery & Vineyards
Enjoy Saturday carriage rides and live music, along with tastings presented by some of the most knowledgeable staff in Loudoun County. Greenhill also is on hand for the twilight polo matches at Great Meadow on Sept. 17, an evening worth circling on your fall calendar. 23595 Winery Lane, Middleburg, Va., 540.687.6968