Voted Best Virginia Winery

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It's about the wine.
Simply the best.

Best winery in Virginia, best wines in Virginia, best tasting room in Virginia... Learn more about our wine.

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Best Virginia Wines

Award Winning Since 2002!

Wine Tours

The Winery, The Grapes, The Process, The Aging

Meet the Winemakers

Our team does the hard work, behind the scenes.

About the Winemakers


Chris Pearmund
Executive Winemaker

Chris Pearmund is one of Virginia's most widely recognized and well respected winegrowers and winemakers. He has over 25 years experience as a winemaker, vineyard manager and winery operator. Chris is the "go-to" guy if you want to understand the wine industry from berry to bottle. He has taught and mentored numerous professionals in the industry.


It's About the Wine - and the Critics Agree... Voted Best Winery in Virginia

2011 Ameritage

2010 ameritage best virginia wines

Our blend of classic Bordeaux varietals: 28% Cabernet Sauvignon, 27% Petit Verdot, 18% Cabernet Franc, 18% Malbec and 9% Merlot. Smooth, rich and superbly balanced.

2012 Cabernet Franc

2010 cabernet franc best virginia wines

This wine opens with aromas of cherries, raspberries and fennel, which translates to the palate with notes of cocoa and sweet cedar wood.

2013 Viognier

2011 viognier best virginia wines

Wonderful hints of peach, guava and white pepper. Creamy honey and apricot flavors linger on the long finish.

2011 Merlot

2010 merlot best wine in virginia

Aromas of dark cherries, sweet vanilla, dried violets and buttered toast, with enough gentle tannin to maintain the structure.

Visit the Winery!
One of the closest to D.C.

Pearmund Cellars is located in the beautiful foothills of eastern Fauquier County, VA, conveniently close to Northern Virginia and Washington, DC. Our 7500-square-foot geothermal winery and 25-acre vineyard produces Chardonnay, Viognier, Riesling, Late Harvest Vidal, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Ameritage, and other award-winning Virginia wines.

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Upcoming Events
Sangria Season!
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am

Sangria is coming back! Every Saturday and Sunday in June, July, and August we will be making our popular sangria. If you're looking for something fruity and refreshing to beat the heat this summer, then add a sangia stop here at Pearmund to your plans!

Father’s Day Winemaker’s Dinner
Jun 20 @ 6:30 pm

Making plans for Dad on Father's Day? We're hosting a special winemaker's dinner the night before, on Saturday the 20th. Come and enjoy several courses paired with some of our favorite wines and led by the winemaker himself. Menu, cost and details will be announced closer to the big day!

Northern Virginia AWS Special Event
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

A summer wine & food pairing workshop around four grape varietals.

Presented by: Tony “Winechef” Lawrence, Chef, Sommelier, and Wine Educator

Well known wine and food educator, Tony Lawrence, will be visiting Northern Virginia to lead attendees through an afternoon seminar on fundamentals of wine and food pairing. Mr. Lawrence will lead the group in how to pair foods “up, down, and around” four specific wine varietals. The event will include all wines , food, and a salad/pasta/dessert dinner. You will not go hungry!!

The event will be held at: Pearmund Cellars Winery from 1:00 – 5:00 PM. This event will be capped at 45 people, so please RSVP early to Al Guber ( if you plan to attend.

All-inclusive cost for the event is $50 per person.

Crush Monkey Fridays!
Oct 9 – Oct 30 all-day

Harvest time! Come spend a day as one of our Crush Monkeys, bringing in the fruit and crushing the grapes. On any of four Fridays in October(from the 9th to the 30th) you can join us to crush and press the year's harvest.

Cost and details will be announced as the date approaches.