Virginia is for Lovers

At Early Mountain Vineyards, we are proud to celebrate Virginia's cheesemakers, butchers, cidermakers, and winemakers through all of our seasonal food and beverage offerings in our Tasting Room. Our "Best of Virginia" wine program features a hand-selected, curated, ever-changing list of our favorite wines from across the state.

  • "Best of Virginia" Wines

    "Best of Virginia" Wines

    We offer an ever-changing selection of our favorite and most delicious wines from across the state. Our current selection includes:

    Ankida Ridge Vineyards

    Blenheim Vineyards

    Chatham Vineyards

    Foggy Ridge Cider

    Granite Heights

    Michael Shaps Wineworks

    Ox-Eye Vineyards

    RdV Vineyards

    Stinson Vineyards


    Veritas Vineyard & Winery

  • Nearby Lodging

    Nearby Lodging

    The area offers many Bed & Breakfasts, Inns, and luxury hotels.  See below our suggestions for nearby accommodations.

    The Hood House

    Walden Hall

    Stay Charlottesville Management Company 

    The Inn at Willow Grove

  • Local Attractions

    Local Attractions

    Near Early Mountain you can hike the Shenandoah National Forest, visit the historic home of James Madison at Montpelier, or spend the day visiting nearby wineries. Below, we have listed some of our favorite local activities!

    Hike Old Rag

    Take a cruise along Skyline Drive

    Visit Downtown Culpeper

    Shop and snack at Yoder's Country Market

    In the Fall, go apple picking at Graves Mountain Lodge

    Visit Downtown Charlottesville, and on Saturday check out the City Market.

  • Additional Online Resources

    Additional Online Resources

    If you have any questions about planning a fun itenerary, don't hesitate to call us or drop by the tasting room.  Here are some websites that we recommend for additional  information as well:



  • Local Restaurants

    Local Restaurants

    We serve a farm-to-table menu crafted by our chef until 6pm. But if you're looking for a meal later in the evening, we have some suggestions.  They each have a distinct character, so check out their websites to choose the one that matches your mood. For a full listing of our restaurant partners, please visit the "Find Our Wines" page.