Archives for September 2012

Pop That Cork

THE LIST: Call Me Maybe • Carly Rae Jepsen Dreaming Of You • Coral Little Lion Man • Mumford & Sons Animal • Glee Cast Rabiosa • Shakira Moves Like Jagger • Maroon 5 Wine + music = another great pairing. Play here and enjoy! … [Read more...]

Did You Know? –Facts About Wine

  According to a Nielson survey - 58% of Americans drink wine. It’s not as hard as you may think to make wine - if you squeeze some fresh grape juice into a jar and keep the jar warm, after a period of time the liquid will turn into wine on its own.  This fact suggests that wine … [Read more...]

DC Fashionistas At The Winery!

Back in August on a warm summer evening, Early Mountain Vineyards, located in the heart of the Blue Ridge mountains in Madison, Virginia celebrated in high style with DC based boutique Urban Chic showcasing the best styles for fall 2012. Bloggers from both the Charlottesville and DC areas … [Read more...]

Wine Down & Tune In

THE LIST: Smile • Lily Allen Love Is a Losing Game • Amy Winehouse 1234 • Feist Mercy • Duffy Dog Days Are Over • Florence + The Machine Somebody That I Used To Know • Gotye Rolling In The Deep • Adele Who doesn't like their wine with a little bit of music... The DC Wine … [Read more...]

October Is Virginia Wine Month – Start Planning Now!

Source: Virginia Tourism Corporation and Even though the first of the month is still a few weeks away, it’s best to mark your calendars early because October is officially Virginia Wine Month! Virginia is a "Commonwealth of Wine" - with more than 200 wineries that stretch … [Read more...]

Sonoma Hosts Launch of DC Wine Week 2012!

After a hugely successful launch event at Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar in 2011, we are thrilled to announce they will once again host the opening event to officially kick off DC Wine Week 2012! Last year, over 200 Washingtonians gathered to celebrate all things wine. In addition to a full … [Read more...]