Our Tasting Room

Having just 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: 

    Viognier 2016
    100% Viognier

    Chardonnay 2016
    94% Chardonnay, 6% Pinot Gris

    Petit Manseng 2016
    100% Petit Manseng

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

    "Etlan" 2014
    57% Merlot, 35% Cab Sauv, 8% Cab Franc

    "Novum" 2014
    41% Cab Franc, 25% Merlot, 9% Tannat, 4% Cab Sauv, 1% Petit Verdot

    *Exclusive to "Cheers" tasting

    "Novum" 2015
    43% Merlot, 34% Cab Franc, 20% Tannat, 3% Tannat, 3% Petit Verdot

    "Eluvium" 2015
    82% Merlot, 17% Petit Verdot, 1% Cab Franc

    "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. 

    EMV Bright Whites
    Viognier 2016
    Quaker Run Chardonnay 2015
    Chardonnay 2016
    Petit Manseng 2016

    EMV Award Winning Reds
    "Eluvium" 2014
    "Eluvium" 2015
    "Novum" 2014
    "Novum" 2015

    Best Of Virginia
    Walsh Family Viognier 2016
    Michael Shaps Petit Manseng 2015
    Ox-Eye Pinot Noir 2015
    Cross Keys Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

  • 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