Staff Additions. We are pleased to announce that Danielle Woodruff will be joining our growing tasting room staff, along with Jennifer Deal, our veteran tasting room wizard. Please stop by and say hello to these friendly and knowledgeable wine educators.
New Summer Hours: You asked us to open on Fridays and we are! Our new summer hours are Friday, 3-6 pm, Saturday, 1-6 pm, and Sunday, 1-5 pm. We look forward to serving you.
New Wines. We released our 2018 Harle Rose, a delicious neighborly blend of Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc and sales are brisk. We also released our 2017 2nd Act, our hearty Bordeaux blend, and winner of a silver medal in the 2019 Governor's Cup competition. We also released our 2017 Lisa & Thad SO, a Petit Manseng aged in steel and French oak for about 18 months. We also released our 2017 Paul, our heartier Cabernet Sauvignon, aged in steel and French oak for about 17 months.
Woo Hoo x 4. Our 2017 2nd Act Bordeaux blend won a silver medal in the 2019 Governor's Cup competition sponsored by the Virginia Wineries Association. Our 2017 Murph Chardonnay and our 2016 2nd Act Bordeaux blend each won gold medals in the 2018 Loudoun Wine Awards sponsored by the Loudoun Wineries Association. And Murph was awarded Best in Class at the 2018 Loudoun Wine Awards dinner.
Woo Hoo. Our 2016 2nd Act Bordeaux blend won a gold medal in the 2018 Governor's Cup competition sponsored by the Virginia Wineries Association.