New Kent County Wine Trail
Richmond Times Dispatch August 19, 2015

New Kent Winery in Talleysville is open daily from 10 am to 6 pm.  7 varieties of New Kent Wine are available for tasting and more for sale.  2009 Chardonnay Reserve judged best from among 162 wines from 52 Virginia Wineries.

Saudé Creek Vineyards, 16230 Cook's Mill Road, Lanexa, VA 23089. Winery, Tasting Room.  Indoor and outdoor facilities for weddings, musical events and celebrations. Open Wednesday – Monday, 11 am to 6:00 pm. (Fridays until 9 pm)  For directions and more information call 804-843-7100 or see 

Gauthier Vineyards, 5000 Farmers Drive, Barhamsville, VA 23011   11 am to six on Saturday and Sunday. To make reservations for private tastings - a minimum of six is required – please call in advance at 757-634-7527, or contact us via e-mail at ____________________________








White Plains Farm & Vineyard On Old Church Road.  Vineyard and Tasting Room. Vintners: Chris and Ashley Peace.  Cabernet Sauvignon, Viognier, Devils Three Jump Red, Cabernet Franc, and Old Church White wines. 

Jolene Vineyards - Coming Soon



Upper Shirley Vineyards600 Shirley Plantation Road, Charles City, Virginia 23030, located 20 miles southeast from the Capital in Richmond and 31 miles from Jamestown on the banks of the James River in Charles City County.  Tuesday through Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  (Beginning April 18 Upper Shirley Vineyards will be open Wednesday through Sunday.)  Wine Tastings - 7 wines poured for $10 per person. For more information call 804-829-WINE (9463) Upper Shirley Vineyards


*Tastings and wine sales at the vineyards*


Vineyard and Tasting Tours - New Kent Tours

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May 5, 2018 A Taste of  New Kent Wine Festival 11 am to 5 pm at Maidstone at New Kent Courthouse.  Wineries, food, and entertainment.  Sponsored by the New Kent Chamber of Commerce.  More information to come. 

May 5, 2018 Uncorked Half Marathon 7:30 am to 12:30 pm at the New Kent Winery in Talleysville.  Sponsored by Sports Backers.  For more information see New Kent Winery or call 804-932-8240.


Friday Night Music Lounge 6 to 9 pm at Saudé Creek Vineyards, 16230 Cooks Mill Road.  Join us as we stay open late Friday evenings with live entertainment from 6pm-9pm. Tastings available. Wine for sale by the glass or the bottle. Picnics welcome.

Saturday Afternoon Wine Tunes 2 to 5 pm at Saudé Creek Vineyards, 16230 Cooks Mill Road. BBQ available.  Picnics Welcome.  Rain or shine, enjoy a relaxing Sunday afternoon listening to light music while sipping your favorite Saudé Creek vintage. Admission is free.

Sunday Afternoon Music & Wine - Every Sunday 2 to 5 pm at  Saudé Creek Vineyards, 16230 Cooks Mill Road.  Sip your favorite Saudé Creek vintages.  Free admission.  BBQ available.

See events at Gauthier Vineyards, 5000 Farmers Drive, Barhamsville, VA 23011

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