The Powell family was at risk of losing their 100-year old farm south of Clarksville, Virginia, so they had to make a decision. Ultimately, they […]
Janet Bolla wanted to remain active during her retirement so she decided to pursue a love for wine. Little did she know, this passion would […]
Winchester, VAEst. in 2013 Paul and Loretta Briedé took the Italian saying “anni e bicchieri di vino non si contano mai” (loosely translated to “age […]
Barrel Oak WineryEst. in 2006 You don’t get voted “Family Friendliest Winery in the WORLD” by Wine Enthusiasts Magazine without putting in some serious effort […]
Warrenton, Virginia Est. in 2008 What do you get when you mix a doctor, a lawyer, and an 1820’s farmhouse? Well, you get Granite Heights […]
Elizabeth and Tony Smith have had ties in Charlottesville for most of their lives. They both grew up there, attended high school and college there, and were married at the University of Virginia chapel. After moving to coastal Virginia for a bit, their bond with the Blue Ridge Mountains pulled them back and led them to eventually purchase After Mountain Vineyards in 2009.