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

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

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

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

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

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.