Our Tasting Room

Having been voted the #1 tasting room in America, our space offers both high-end dining and lounging in comfy sofas while sampling wines from Early Mountain’s vineyards as well as flights and a curated selection of wines from the best vineyards throughout the Virginia commonwealth.




    Step up to our polished concrete tasting bar for a sampling of our current wine releases. For $12, you can taste through a selection of 6 wines. For $18, our "Cheers" tasting guides you through 9 of our most precious wines led by our knowledgeable and friendly staff. Keep an Early Mountain stemless glass to take home with you. Our early spring line-up is: 

    Rosé 2017
    73% Merlot, 18% Syrah, 7% Malbec, 2% Cab Franc

    Vidal Young Wine 2017
    95% Vidal Blanc, 5% Petit Manseng

    Pinot Gris 2017
    96% Pinot Gris, 4% Chardonnay

    Stone Mountain Chardonnay 2016
    100% Chardonnay

    Foothills 2016
    39% Merlot, 19% Petit Verdot, 18% Syrah, 10% Cab Franc, 9% Cab Sauv, 2% Tannat, 3% Petit Manseng

    Novum 2014
    61% Cab Franc, 25% Merlot, 9% Tannat, 4% Cab Sauv, 1% Petit Verdot

    *Exclusive to "Cheers" tasting

    Etlan 2014
    57%, 35% Cab Sauv

    "Eluvium" 2014
    76% Merlot, 19% Petit Verdot, 5% Cab Sauv

    "Aylor" 2014
    85% Merlot, 9% Petit Verdot, 6% Tannat



    One of the special things about Early Mountain is our "Best of Virginia" program where we feature a curated list of wines from great vineyards all over the state of Virginia. Our flight program is a great way to sample and compare several wines in one sitting. Flights typically range in price from $18 to $22. 

    Early Mountain
    Five Forks 2017
    Petit Manseng 2016
    Foothills 2016
    Eluvium 2014

    Bright Whites 
    EMV Vidal Young Wine 2017
    Veritas Sauvignon Blanc 2016
    EMV Block 9 Pinot Gris 2016
    Granite Heights Petit Manseng 2015

    Refreshing Reds
    Ankida Ridge Pinot Noir 2014
    Blenheim Pained Red 2016
    EMV Etlan 2014
    EMV Novum 2014

    Rosé All Day
    EMV Rosé 2017
    Walsh Rosé 2017
    Chatham Rosé 2016
    Thibaut-Janisson Brut Rosé NV

  • Best of Virginia Selections

    Best of Virginia Selections

    Discover the Best of Virginia wines exclusively at Early Mountain Vineyards--our favorite, hand-selected from across the state, alone with rotating featured selections of exciting or up-and-coming Virginia wineries. Come join us in celebrating these wines that have critics all over the world talking. 

    Walsh Family Viognier 2015
    Muse Thalia 2015
    Micheal Shaps Petit Manseng 2015
    Chatham Church Creek Rosé 2016
    Boxwood Rosé 2016
    Granite Heights Petit Manseng 2015
    Veritas Sauvignon Blanc 2016

    Sunset Hills Cabernet Franc 2015
    Sunset Hills "Mosaic" 2013
    Jake Busching "F8" 2015
    Ox Eye Pinot Noir 2015
    Ankida Ridge Pinot Noir 2014
    Michael Shaps Tannat 2015
    Barboursville Cabernet Franc 2015
    Cross Keys Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Blenheim "Painted Red" 2016
    Boxwood "Reserve" 2015

    Thibaut-Janisson Blanc de Chardonnay NV
    Thibaut-Janisson Brut Rosé NV
    Thibaut-Janisson Xtra Brut NV
    Castle Hill "Serendipity" Cider
    Foggy Ridge "First Fruit" Cider