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  • Wine Advocate, Virginia Retrospective, Issue 237 (June 2018)

    Jul 31, 2018

    We are thrilled to share coverage from The Wine Advocate's recent issue, including a 90 pt review for Eluvium 2015, from Mark Squires. Excerpted below:

    The first vines were planted in 2005 by prior ownership. The current owners, Jean Case and husband Steve, purchased the property in 2010. In 2015, Early Mountain also acquired Quaker Run Vineyard, 14 miles north of the...

  • Rumble in the Vineyard: Ben vs Ben, Winemaker Dinner

    Jul 26, 2018

    Come join this harvest dinner featuring Ben Jordan, winemaker at Early Mountain Vineyards as he also presents his "side gig" Lightwell Survey. Nathan Beauchamp, Executive Chef at Primrose, will be in the kitchen and is crafting a five course menu, each course paired with an Early MountainLightwell Survey selection. Ben will share the...

  • Early Mountain declared a winery "riding a rocket" "3 Stars-Exceptional"

    May 21, 2018

    Dave McIntyre's May 18th Washington Post column singled out Early Mountain and our 2017 Rosé in his article There are more good rosés than ever, including a Virginia stunner.

    Dave writes, "Early Mountain is a Virginia winery riding a rocket. Since Jean and Steve Case, of AOL fame, bought the property in 2011, they have invested in the facility and the...

  • Early Mountain Awarded Governor's Case spot and Five Gold Medals in 2018 Governor's Cup

    Feb 13, 2018

    We are excited to announce that in not only have five wines from our portfolio received gold medals in the prestigious 2018 Virginia Governor’s Cup Awards, but also Eluvium 2015 was selected for the Governor's Case, an honor reserved for the top 12 wines in the competition. 

    Since joining Early Mountain in June 2015, Winemaker Ben Jordan has worked with...

  • In Celebration of Love

    Jan 18, 2018

    As we begin 2018 at Early Mountain Vineyards, we reflect on the ever-changing wedding industry and cherish the opportunity we have to offer our vineyards as backdrop to some of life's most precious moments.  During the coziest time of year in Central Virginia, we cheers to diversity and love in all of its forms. In partnership with a group of...