1. On Location And Behind The Scenes At Early Mountain Vineyards
2. About Early Mountain Vineyards
Jean Case, the owner of Early Mountain Vineyards, has a passion for the state of Virginia! A Virginia resident for 30 years, she loves to showcase what this state has to offer! With more than 55 acres, this vineyard is the perfect place to get a taste of what the home of the Blue ridge mountains has to offer!
3. Early Mountain Vineyards Wine
Early Mountain Vineyards currently has seven wines to enjoy. As part of their 2015 vineyard expansion, Early Mountain Vineyards increased its acreage of classic Bordeaux-type varietals such as Cabernet Franc and Merlot and added new varietals including Malvasia Bianca, Sauvignon Blanc, and Tannat.
4. Early Mountain Vineyards Tasting Room
Early Mountain Vineyards has a breathtaking tasting room that has been voted the No. 1 tasting room in America! Early Mountain Vineyards offers both high-end dining and relaxed lounging. You can also try wines from their vineyard as well as select wines from the best vineyards throughout Virginia.
5. Spectacular Views
Nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the views at Early Mountain Vineyards will take your breath away! From the decor to the outdoor dining, Early Mountain Vineyards is an elegant vineyard that has to be seen firsthand!
6. Virginia Through And Through
Early Mountain Vineyards is passionate about supporting local Virginia businesses. They serve wines from other vineyards to showcase what the state of Virginia has to offer. They also source local farmers for seasonal produce that Chef Ryan Collins integrates into his ever changing menu.
7. Weddings At Early Mountain Vineyards
Early Mountain Vineyards is an idyllic spot for a wedding or rehearsal dinner! Aside from the gorgeous views, Early Mountain Vineyards provides brides and grooms a free stay in the cottage on the grounds the night of the wedding. Two rustic barns adorn the grounds, dating from 1787 and 1811, and provide perfect photo backdrops for your wedding party.
8. Early Mountain Vineyards Does All Of Its Own Bottling And Labeling On Site!
Not only is Early Mountain Vineyards afforded gorgeous views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, an incredible tasting room and an ideal wedding location, they also manage to do all of their own bottling and labeling right on the vineyard’s grounds.
9. Ben Jordan, Early Mountain Vineyards Winemaker
Ben Jordan oversees all aspects of the winemaking, vineyards and production at Early Mountain Vineyards. He is a native Virginian who began his winemaking career in Sonoma County with Dutcher Crossing Winery and C. Donatiello Winery. Ben exemplifies the mission at Early Mountain Vineyards to produce the highest quality wines.
10. Executive Chef Ryan Collins
Executive Chef Ryan Collins is a graduate of Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Institute. Ryan was born and raised in the Washington, DC area. His seasonal menus not only complement the wines at Early Mountain Vineyards, they also showcase how much Virginia has to offer agriculturally.
11. Events At Early Mountain
Early Mountain Vineyards hosts a wide variety of events on the weekends. From Paint Nights and Oyster Fests to regular live music events, there is almost always something fun to join! Check their calendar for upcoming events and don’t miss the upcoming Fathers Day Weekend BBQ, which will feature four live bands, exceptional local food and wine and a local brewery for those Dads who want a cold beer!
12. Wine Club
If you love Early Mountain Vineyards wines as much as we do, then their Member Club is for you! Find out all about the Membership Benefits HERE! You will be glad you joined!
Early Mountain Vineyards: Producing elegant wines that are both accessible and exceptional. Virginia through and through.
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