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Little Washington Winery

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Address: 72 Christmas Tree Lane, Washington, VA 22747
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+1 540-987-8330
11:00 - 18:00
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Thu - Mon 11:00 - 18:00

Everyone's talking about Little Washington winery Tucked right into the...

Everyone's talking about Little Washington winery Tucked right into the sweet spot of Virginia wine country high on the edge of Shenandoah National Park at little Washington Virginia. It's home of 2 of the top rated wines in Virginia and Dirt Road Wine Tour. Every visit is completely different with the Little Washington Winery portfolio of wines + the most incredible wines you'll never find anywhere, typically sold off right on small farms in Virginia and beyond.

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Great fun!!

My friends and I took the wine boot camp and had a great time. The instructor/owner was very knowledgeable and made the class a lot of fun. The winery not only serves their... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 March 2016
New Castle, Delaware

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New Castle, Delaware
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

My friends and I took the wine boot camp and had a great time. The instructor/owner was very knowledgeable and made the class a lot of fun. The winery not only serves their wines (which are really good) but also some select wines from around the world. Can't wait to go back for some more classes.

Thank Nicci_in_New_Castle
Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

My husband and I took the Wine Boot-camp class at the winery. The owner, Carl, makes the class both fun and informative. We had the chance to taste about 11 different wines and paired them with food and chocolate. We surprisingly discovered we actually like Reissling! Highly recommended for a great day in the country.

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Alexandria, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

This isn't wine for dummies it's Wine Boot Camp. It's the most interactive, informative, interesting way to learn about wine in under three hours. The owner Carl Heinrickson is a wine connoisseurs encyclopedia of knowledge mixed with an awesome dry sense of humor. No other wineries in the area offer what this one does and it makes drinking grapes from... More 

Thank scarlin123
Coinjock, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

I took a class--"Around the World in 80 Minutes"--fun and informative. I'll definitely take another class here. They strive for excellence in their own wines as well as in those they bring in from other wineries around the world. Only one downside--absolutely NOT handicap friendly.

Thank Jeanne M
Chesterfield, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

This is a very basic winery and tasting room, but the owner, Carl, makes the difference. The place was packed when we got there on a Saturday, and we had to wait 10 minutes or so to do a tasting. But the owner came over and did a tasting for just me and my wife, and spent the time explaining... More 

Thank mike b
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

We had a groupon for their wine boot camp. Honestly, I would have rather spent my time else where. The boot camp was two and a half hours way too long, they could have condensed everything into one hour. To be honest, my whole experience started off on the wrong foot as one of their staff members spilled RED wine... More 

Thank activetrekker
Phoenix, AZ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015

The Little Washington Winery is a bit of an anomaly, in that besides many nice VA wines, they offer some international wine selections, that one will likely not see in any other VA winery tasting room. The winery is not the easiest to find, and when you feel that you are in a school parking lot, you are almost there... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

We visited the winery with 2 friends and took a wine boot camp class. The class was quite enjoyable and educational for all, even the oenophiles in our group. Wines tasted included boutique and unique selections from around the globe and selections from their own winery. There's a very limited selection of food available, so you may wish to bring... More 

Thank Dollyamas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

My wife and I started visiting the many vineyards in Virginia this year. While we've enjoyed each wine tasting experience but really didn't understand much about wine itself so we thought the Little Washington Winery Boot Camp would help bring us up to speed. We were not disappointed. The owners, Carl and Donna, taught the class and made it entertaining... More 

Thank Eric H
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Wines were good, as was their selection. Very small amount to taste, needed more for my tastes. Young and knowledgeable staff, quite a bit of outdoor upgrades being done, no picnic tables or areas to enjoy the great view...except the crowded second story porch, and it is an amazing view. Actual winery is off-site, and initial impression suggests you are... More 

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