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Virginia Wine Sales Reach New Record High

Pretty exciting news for the Virginia Wine Industry. Governor McAuliffe announced this week that #VAWine sales have reached a new record high in 2015. Increasing by 26 percent since 2010. Virginia wineries sold more than 524,000 cases of wine, or over 6.5 million bottles in 2015.   Personally, I believe the upward tick has lot…
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The Secret to the Best Virginia Chardonnay

Unsurprisingly, a harvest full of high quality grapes is the foundation in a great wine. Pearmund Cellars boasts the oldest Chardonnay Vineyard in Virginia and countless awards including a few Governor’s Cups to match. Celebrating 40 years next year, the vines are healthy, and producing high quality grapes. In 2014, the vines produced their second highest yield…
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Virginia’s Best Winery Has a New Event Planner

Mallory, Pearmund Cellar's Event Manager, joins us from the West Coast, where she got her start in events working as an Event Planner for Lincoln Property Company, planning social events for military families. She loved creating events that allowed military families to come together, relax, laugh, celebrate and let go of the stress they face every…
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Virginia Wine – A Quickly Growing Industry

Virginia Wine is a quickly growing industry, which has been 40 years in the making. With prohibition laws, Virginia lost about 50 years of knowledge about growing grapes and making wine.  So for the past 40 years, Virginia winemakers have been trying to figure out "what makes a good Virginia wine." Chris Pearmund, Executive Winemaker at…
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Virginia’s Best Winery Wine Full Monty Tasting!

Pearmund Cellar's, voted Virginia's Best Winery, Virginia’s Best Winemaker, Virginia’s Best Tasting Room (to name a few) -  several years running, welcomed the Skopp's for the kick off of their 10th anniversary weekend. They came to Pearmund Cellars as the first stop on their Virginia Wine adventure and booked our Full Monty Tasting Experience . We…
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