Fauquier Wine Route
Discover the heart of Virginia wine country
Want to leave out or add wineries, breweries or cideries? Go for it, our Wine Tour Planner makes it easy. After selecting the recommended wineries in the tour planner you’ll see the total driving time for this route from your start location, the tasting fees and the estimated tour time.
The Wineries You'll Visit
Discover why Virginia Wine Lover Magazine voted Pearmund Cellars as the best in the state of Virginia in the following categories: best winery, best winemaker and best wine dog. Their 2013 Petit Manseng won gold in the Virginia Governor's Cup. Pearmund offers quality picnic type foods for purchase. Weekends from May to October they generally have a local caterer provide hot lunches as well. No outside food allowed.
Open daily 10am - 6pm.
Classic tasting $10 pp. Private Wine Class for groups of 6 and more $15 pp, by appointment only. Progressive Wine tour $20 pp, walk and talk through the process that takes the grapes from "berry to bottle, by appointment only, allow 1 hour. Barrel Tasting $35 pp, join the winemaker in the barrel room and taste the wines before they're bottled, by appointment only, April - August, allow 1 hour. Private Wine and Food Pairing Class $50 pp. You'll enjoy their best wines paired with various meats, cheeses and more, by appointment, allow at least 1 hour, available January - August.
For reservations call: 540-347-3475 or send an email
Website Pearmund Cellars
BOW offers breathtaking views, excellent customer service, and is very family & pets friendly. You can take a highly recommended self-guided tour of the downstairs production area or enjoy a guided tour with Brian on Sundays, or by request.
Open Sunday – Thursday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm; Friday and Saturday 11:00 am – 9:00 pm.
BOW or WOW tastings $7 per person each or a combination of both for $11. Reserve tastings for groups up to 8 people $35 per person. Small bites, a private tour and wine glass are included, Saturdays from 11am to 4 pm, advance reservations are encouraged.
Groups of 8 or more have 2 tasting options: the popular Group Tasting and the new Taste and Take tasting. The Group Tasting includes a selection of 7 of their popular wines for $17 per person. The new Taste and Take tasting, $30/person (inc tax), includes a group tasting of 7 of their most popular wines and a bottle of 1 of our 2 most popular wines, BOWHaus Red or BOWHaus White per participant. Reservations are required, call: (540) 364 - 6402.
Alternatives are The Winery at Bull Run and Naked Mountain Vineyard And Winery.
Website Barrel Oak Winery
Naked Mountain appeals to a broad range of wine drinkers. The older vintages are available for those who would like to sip award-winning offerings. Others may prefer the Beaujolais-style, light-bodied red and a few dry reds. To get a better sense of the current wine making style and the older vintages, try a reserve tasting. Naked Mountain offers lasagna lunches 11am - 4pm on Saturdays, Sundays and holiday Mondays (reservations required).
Open Monday - Thursday 11am - 5pm. Friday - Sunday 11am - 6pm.
Classic tasting $5 per person, reserve tasting $10.
Website Naked Mountain Vineyard