If you Google the phrase “Urban Winery”, you’ll get over 4 million responses. When most people think of an urban winery, they think of something like a storefront where you can go to make your own wine in small batches. Or perhaps a larger facility that has a tasting room and a retail store.
The wines of Virginia are stepping up in the world. I have heard good things about them, but I did not know that Virginia wines were capable of kicking some respected international wine butt in a serious blind tasting.
As we head into the summer months, most people want to move toward lighter foods and lighter wines. I’m not that way myself, but I recognize the logic behind it. So for those of you who won’t have prime rib and red wine from June to October, I’m here for you.