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Horton Vineyards

6399 Spotswood Trl, Gordonsville, VA 22942-7735
+1 540-832-7440
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Great wines; friendly staff

We went for a wine tasting and were able to sample 10 different kinds. Atmosphere was nice and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Truro, Massachusetts

I loved this place! It has over 40 wines though the tasting is for 10 (which is still a lot). I... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Riverdale, Maryland
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Horton Vineyards specializes in high quality Virginia wine. Varieties include Viognier, Cabernet Franc, Norton, Tannat, Petit Manseng, and much more. Visit for the largest variety offering in the area and an enthusiastic staff to help you find the wines you enjoy.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good24%
  • Average25%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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“wine tasting” (24 reviews)
“sweet wines” (10 reviews)
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6399 Spotswood Trl, Gordonsville, VA 22942-7735
+1 540-832-7440
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for a wine tasting and were able to sample 10 different kinds. Atmosphere was nice and friendly; not rushed at all and the wines were very good. Our wine server's name is Bob Downs and he was very friendly and knowledgeable. Caitlin Horton...More

Thank smcolburn
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I loved this place! It has over 40 wines though the tasting is for 10 (which is still a lot). I loved the variety and the grounds driving up were amazing.

Thank GenFin
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We have visited Horton on several occasions, mostly due to its easy access from other tourist activities in the area. The tasting is reasonably priced, plus there are enough selections to fill both the front and back of a page. Many fruit-based and unique wines...More

Thank Momica P
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

For six dollars a piece, we were able to taste 10 wines. There was a nice combination of dry and sweet wine. Several of their wines were fruit: pear, peach, strawberry etc. We received a discount by buying a case.

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Love their fruit wines! Cranberry, blackberry, pear! Yummy...also had an amazing food truck their during our visit.

Thank vtnikki05
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We were there on a Tuesday and there were several visitors but only one host. We felt rushed as if they wanted to get us out so others could come along. They were not very helpful in answering our questions and this was not a...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Horton was a beautiful building and nice location we just didn't prefer thier wines compared to some of the others in the area. There is a good variety. 6.00 per tasting gets you 10 tastings. Wines are around 16.00-35.00 per bottle. Check it out if...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 24 August 2017

After visiting several VA wineries in the course of our vacation week, we were told to try this one, as I love sweet wines, and in VA, they are hard to come by! This place was fun, and the wines were wonderful..If you go, Cat...More

Thank rkwieder
Reviewed 23 August 2017

My wife and I visited Horton's several weekends ago, we are not wine snobs by any stretch ,we do however know a good wine when we taste it...and we were both very taken with the RED WINES at Horton's...we tasted 10 different reds ( tastings...More

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Building and grounds are attractive but the inside isn't much. $6 gets 10 tastings but there were only a couple of even passable wines. I was tipped off when I saw the long list of fruit wines. Like Boones Farm or something! I didn't like...More

Thank brez00
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Richard G
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Response from Theresa G | Reviewed this property |
I do not think there are any wineries I did not enjoy! The best, so far, were Horton, Barboursville. The first wine tour we did was the Bedford wine trail (best to do a "wine trail" by regions, as Peter stated above... More