TASTE OF MONTICELLO WINE TRAIL FESTIVAL APRIL 13 – 15th
The 2017 Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival will return to Charlottesville to celebrate the best of wines in the Monticello American Viticultural Area (AVA) of Virginia beginning Thursday, April 13 through Saturday, April 15. Events will take place at the Jefferson Theater, on site at 10 participating wineries, and Sprint Pavilion.
Tickets are on sale now and will be available at monticellowinetrailfestival.com and the Charlottesville’s Visitor Center on the downtown mall. For the first time, patrons will have the opportunity to purchase the Ultimate Wine Enthusiast 3-Day Pass to enjoy a variety of events available with optional VIP upgrades.
VIRGINIA GREEN CERTIFIED
Blenheim Vineyards is considered a “Sustainable Virginia Winery” and is certified Virginia Green with a Certificate of Environmental Commitment. This Virginia Green Statement means that we “strive to be as eco-friendly as possible and good stewards to the land.”
- Recycling and waste reduction
- Minimization of disposable food products
- Minimization of fungicide, herbicide, pesticide, and fertilizer use
- Water conservation
- Energy efficiency
- Conservation easement on the land
WINE & COUNTRY LIVING MAGAZINE FEATURE
Check out this gorgeous feature in Wine & Country Living Magazine about our Library Series dinner last April at Blenheim Vineyards.
WINE CLUB UPDATE
Wine Club members receive 4 bottles of wine chosen by our winemaker, three times a year in February, June, and November. As part of the Wine Club, your tasting fees will be waived each time you visit the winery, and you will receive a 20% discount on all wine purchases either at the winery or online. You will be entitled to discounts on winery events and will be the first to know about new releases.
Starting January 1, 2017, the cost for each selection is $75 and will be charged to your credit card on the first day of the shipment month (February, June, and November). You are welcome to either come to the winery to pick up your wine quartet or have it sent to you (shipping and handling additional).
You may cancel your membership at any time by calling or emailing the winery at (434) 293-5366 or email@example.com.
BuzzFeed Visits the Monticello AVA!
Allow us to quote Thomas Jefferson regarding wine in Virginia: “By making this wine vine known to the public, I have rendered my country as great a service as if I had enabled it to pay back the national debt.”
BROOKLYN SUPPER BLOG POST
Blenheim Vineyards Library Series Dinner Featured on Brooklyn Supper Blog.
Blenheim featured in Conde Nast
We are pleased to say that Blenheim Vineyards was featured in Conde Nast’s round up of “10 Undiscovered Wine Regions to Explore in 2015”, check it out here!