Mountain Road Wine Experience
Adventure awaits around every bend. Sample fine wine, cider and mead and experience a diverse blend of relaxing tasting rooms and mountain air...all infinitely cooler than the lowlands. The Mountain Road Wine Experience hosts two special tasting tours per year. The first is the second weekend of June, followed by another the second weekend of September. Folks can also sample wines from each member of the trail at The Tasting Room in downtown Floyd.
Wine and Cheese - The Perfect Pair | Sept 17
When it comes to wine and cheese pairing, the savvy host need only know a few basic truths to create crowd-pleasing flavor combinations. Whether it's pairing sweet or fruity white wines with mild cheeses or dry reds with boldly flavored cheeses, learn how to expertly match wines with cheeses of all kinds at our Fall Wine and Cheese Tasting on Saturday, September 17th from 4-5:30pm. Let your tastebuds--and our pairing expert--be your guide as you learn the dos and don'ts of this classic duo. $18 per person includes wine, cheese and pairing information. Reservations and non-refundable pre-payment are required, as space is limited. Call 540.593.2865 for reservations.
“The Overlook,” as it’s known in Giles County, has been a popular destination for anyone who enjoys breathtaking views. Altavista Vineyards will be opening The Overlook for wine tastings and sales in May of 2011. This location will be open weekends from May to November. We hope to see you there! Special events listed below will be held at The Overlook.
The Tasting Room | Floyd
Sample wine, cider and mead from five local wineries in one location at The Tasting Room in downtown Floyd, VA. Enjoy a glass of wine and head home with a bottle (or case) of fine wine from Villa Appalaccia Winery, Chateau Morrisette and Amrhein Winery, hard cider from Foggy Ridge Cider and mead from Blacksnake Meadery.