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Monticello Appellation Wine Tours

1493 Milton Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22902-7582
+1 434-960-0820
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My daughter and I took a tour with Erika on 8-25-17 and had a fantastic time! We enjoyed all of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Moon Township, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Fun, Informative, and Relaxing Wine Tour

We had a great time with Erika! We appreciated her expertise, and her selections for our itinerary... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Ellicott City, Maryland
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Taste of Monticello / Monticello Appellation Wine Tours offers escorted wine tasting tours in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA. We book 2 -4 guests per tour for one set price of $145 per person. We offer $145 tour tasting at three wineries with a deluxe local cheese, local chocolate and fruit platter served at the second winery, and plenty of bottled water. For $150 per person we offer on Thursdays and Fridays a food pairing tour. A deluxe picnic lunch can be added at $20 per person. All expenses are included except for tasting fees which wineries do not allow tours to pay. Tastings run around $10 per person per winery and they all take credit cards.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
1493 Milton Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22902-7582
+1 434-960-0820

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I took a tour with Erika on 8-25-17 and had a fantastic time! We enjoyed all of the information on grape varieties and wine making techniques. We were pampered by the foods she paired with each wine we tasted. It was a...More

Thank lisafrick
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had a great time with Erika! We appreciated her expertise, and her selections for our itinerary were scenic and fun. Our tour was the perfect balance of relaxing and informative. The chocolate, cheese, and fruit we enjoyed at our second stop was delicious! We...More

Thank JSR79
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Erika was very informative having had lots of experience related to wine making and tasting. Everything was taken care of for us. We weren't rushed, nor did we wish we could move along. Great experience for our first wine tour.

Thank joannebates1
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are on our first trip to Charlottesville. We live in Chesapeake. I booked accommodations at Arcady Bed and Breakfast not knowing that the owners of Monticello Appellation Wine Tours used to own that B&B. They just sold it in August 2016....More

Thank Sprout211
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My husband booked this tour with Erika to accompany a trip my mother-in-law and I were taking to see the homes Monticello and Montpelier. We had a great time and she really knew her wines. She was very accommodating and even took us to Gearharts...More

Thank Tina C
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This was planned as part of our anniversary weekend get away. I highly recommend this tour to anyone looking for a fun activity for the afternoon. We were promptly picked up at Arcady Vineyards and whisked away to three different and intriguing wineries. Erica, our...More

Thank James Y
Reviewed 21 April 2017

My husband and I decided last minutes to arrange for the wine tour and reached out to Ericka and she had availability…thank God, she did! We really enjoyed her knowledge about wine from the vine to the grapes, to the soil and climate. She was...More

Thank Snackpac07
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Everything was perfect from beginning to end! Chris gave us some great background knowledge on the wineries and the wine in the area on our drive and took us through a beautiful, scenic route to the wineries. We really felt like everything was customized for...More

Thank samnicoleharris
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Erika really made this a positive experience from pick up to drop off. She helped us understand different aspects of wine we liked and used terms that we understood! I am not exactly a wine expert over here. The cheese and fruit tray was delicious...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

It was such a wonderful experience. Erika was very knowledgeable and allowed for us to learn much more than the standard script you receive during the tastings. She was so warm and welcoming, we felt like we knew her forever, even though we just met...More

Thank Kristi T
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