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 5-6 wines guided by our knowledgeable and friendly staff. Keep an Early Mountain stemless glass to take home with you. Here is our early spring line-up is: 

    "Young Wine" Vidal 2016
    87% Vidal Blanc, 13% Petit Manseng

    Chardonnay 2016
    94% Chardonnay, 6% Pinot Gris

    Rosé 2016
    60% Merlot, 25% Syrah, 10% Cab Franc, 5% Malbec

    "Foothills" 2015
    68% Merlot, 20% Cab Franc, 8% Syra, 2% Cab Sauv, 2% Petit Verdot

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

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



    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
    EMV "Five Forks" 2016
    EMV Chardonnay 2016
    EMV "Eluvium" 2014
    EMV "Novum" 2014

    Cool & Crisp
    Chatham Chardonnay 2016
    Jefferson Viognier 2016
    Ox-Eye Riesling RSV 2016
    Michael Shaps Petit Manseng 2015

    Rosé All Day
    EMV Rosé 2016
    Boxwood Rosé 2016
    Chatham Rosé 2016
    Thibaut-Janisson Brut Rosé NV

    Refreshing Reds
    Barboursville Nebbiolo RSV 2014
    EMV "Foothills" 2015
    Jake Busching Cabernet Franc 2015
    Blenheim Petit Verdot 2014

  • 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
    Jefferson Viognier 2016
    Chatham Church Creek Chardonnay 2016
    Ox-Eye Scale House RSV Riesling 2016
    Micheal Shaps Petit Manseng 2015
    Chatham Church Creek Rosé 2016
    Boxwood Rosé 2016

    Jake Busching Cabernet Franc 2015
    Barboursville Nebbiolo RSV 2014
    Blenheim Petit Verdot 2014
    Ankida Ridge Pinot Noir 2014
    Stinson Meritage 2014

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