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The Wine is Fine in Charlottesville

The Wine is Fine in Charlottesville

FLORIDA TODAY | By: Maria Sonnenberg Published on January 5, 2023 CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – Try as he could, Thomas Jefferson never managed to encourage vitis vinifera, aka grapevines, to grow at his beloved Monticello. That was unfortunate, since the Founding Father so enjoyed his vin that he yearly imported from France 600 bottles from outstanding…

Sip Your Way Along the Monticello Wine Trail

Sip Your Way Along the Monticello Wine Trail

Bon Appétit | Published Fall 2022 CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – Few places embody the breathtaking views and award-winning culinary scene quite like the wine-producing region of Charlottesville and Albemarle County in Virginia. This little gem of an area is located at the foothills of the gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains, which are on beautiful display from nearly…

Santa in September supports Mason’s Toy Box

Santa in September supports Mason’s Toy Box

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) – Mason’s Toy Box put on its first-ever Santa in September this weekend, and this event is more than just an early Christmas celebration. “This is the inaugural event for Santa in September hosted here at Eastwood Farm and Winery. This is the first time we partnered with them they are hosting a…

‘Santa in September’ to benefit Mason’s Toy Box

‘Santa in September’ to benefit Mason’s Toy Box

‘Santa in September’ event to benefit nonprofit and families impacted by childhood illness By: Bria Smith Published: September 11, 2022 ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) – Eastwood Farm and Winery in Albemarle County is asking people to save the date next weekend for an event to help support families living with childhood cancer and other life-threatening…

Red Wines of the Monticello AVA

Red Wines of the Monticello AVA

Wine & Country Life | By: Jennifer Bryerton and R. L. Johnson CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA –  Eastwood Farm and Winery Hosts Monticello AVA Red Wine Showcase The first annual Taste of the Monticello AVA Red Wine Showcase was a spectacular evening for food and wine enthusiasts. Limited tickets were open to the public. Attendees could taste…

Head East[wood] (Knife & Fork)

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – When you’re kicked back in an Adirondack chair, enjoying the sweeping Carter’s Mountain vistas with a glass of Eastwood Farm and Winery’s Chardonnay in your hand, it’s easy to forget you’re a mere five minutes from downtown Charlottesville. But before you make your way up to the terraces to those chairs and…

Meet the Eastwood Farm and Winery Family (Southside Neighbors)

Meet the Eastwood Farm and Winery Family (Southside Neighbors)

Resident Feature by Jennifer McArtor | Photos by Rob Garland Photographers Eastwood Farm and Winery with Megan Velie Q: Tell us a little bit about your family. Who makes up your family? A: My mother, two sisters, and I moved to Charlottesville in 1999 when my mother started law school at the University of Virginia. My…