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

    Chardonnay 2017
    99% Chardonnay, 1% Pinot Gris

    Block Nine Pinot Gris 2016
    100% Pinot Gris

    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

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

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

    "Rise" 2015
    57% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc, 14% Petit Verdot, 14% 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
    Rosé 2017
    Five Forks 2017
    Foothills 2016
    Eluvium 2014

    Bright Whites 
    EMV Vidal Young Wine 2017
    Walsh Family Viognier 2016
    EMV Block 9 Pinot Gris 2016
    Muse Thalia 2015

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

    Summer Sun + Fall Fun
    EMV Rosé 2017
    EMV Pinot Gris 2017
    EMV Stone Mountain Chardonnay 2016
    EMV Brut Sparkling 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 2016
    Muse Thalia 2015
    Granite Heights Petit Manseng 2015
    Veritas Sauvignon Blanc 2016
    Rockbridge V'dor 2015

    Sunset Hills Cabernet Franc 2015
    Sunset Hills "Mosaic" 2013
    Ox Eye Pinot Noir 2015
    Ankida Ridge Pinot Noir 2014
    Barboursville Cabernet Franc 2015
    Cross Keys Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Blenheim "Painted Red" 2016
    Boxwood "Reserve" 2015
    War & Rust NV

    Thibaut-Janisson Blanc de Chardonnay NV
    Thibaut-Janisson Xtra Brut NV
    Albemarle Ciderworks Jupiter's Legacy NV