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Tag: "Wine"

Nelson: Italy Makes A Stop In Nellysford

Nelson: Italy Makes A Stop In Nellysford

[ 0 ] February 21, 2016

Nellysford Nelson County, Virginia Sometime ago Kay Pfaltz, founder and co-owner of Basic Necessities in Nellysford took a group to Italy. One of places she took the group was Tili Winery & Vineyard outside of Assissi in Umbria, Italy. The regular weekly wine tasting group at Basic got a real treat when the owners of […]

David & Goliath : Nelson's Barefoot Bucha Challenged In Court By Gallo Wines

David & Goliath : Nelson’s Barefoot Bucha Challenged In Court By Gallo Wines

[ 1 ] November 17, 2015

Nelson County, Virginia In a modern day story of David and Goliath, local entrepreneurs Ethan and Kate Zuckerman find themselves having to defend a brand they founded right here in Nelson County, Barefoot Bucha. For the past several years the couple has successfully been marketing their fizzy kombucha. They’ve recently been notified that large wine […]

Veritas' Starry Nights Says So Long To 2015 Season

Veritas’ Starry Nights Says So Long To 2015 Season

[ 0 ] September 13, 2015

Afton Nelson County, Virginia With a crispness in the air, folks said so long to the final Starry Nights of the season at Veritas Vineyard & Winery in Afton. The night featured Jim Waive and the Young Divorcees along with Chamomile and Whiskey To see more of Paul’s pictures from Starry Nights check out our […]

Veritas' Starry Nights 2015 Kicked Off The Season This Past Weekend

Veritas’ Starry Nights 2015 Kicked Off The Season This Past Weekend

[ 0 ] June 17, 2015

Afton Nelson County, Virginia The wait is finally over! Starry Nights kicked off this past weekend at Veritas Winery & Vineyard in Afton. The highly popular and anticipated evening on the lawn brings thousands each summer. Starry nights is held once Saturday a month through the season. The next Starry Nights will be held on […]

Cardinal Point  11th Annual Oyster Roast!

Cardinal Point 11th Annual Oyster Roast!

[ 0 ] November 16, 2014

Afton Nelson County, Virginia For years we’ve been telling you about the annual Cardinal Point Oyster Roast. This year didn’t disappoint. There was a chill in the air, but full sunshine and yep, plenty of oysters! Tickets sold out on Saturday. They finished up the 2014 roast Sunday afternoon. Our Shay Munroe was there and […]

Starry Nights Nearing End Of Season At Veritas - One More In September!

Starry Nights Nearing End Of Season At Veritas – One More In September!

[ 0 ] August 10, 2014

Afton Nelson County, VA The skies threatened rain for most of this past weekend, but luck held out! People danced into the late evening with the sounds of The Dickens at the monthly Starry Nights held at Veritas in Afton. Virginia. We’ve been telling you about this popular summer event for over 7 years. The […]

So Long Starry Nights Until 2014 Season

So Long Starry Nights Until 2014 Season

[ 0 ] September 16, 2013

Afton Nelson County, VA Another Starry Nights season at Veritas Vineyard & Winery is in the history books. This past Saturday night wrapped up the 2013 run with Jim Waive & The Young Divorcees kicking off the night before Love Canon finished of the night. We’ve been telling you about the highly popular event under […]

Nelson: Starry Nights Season Kicks Off At Veritas Vineyard & Winery

Nelson: Starry Nights Season Kicks Off At Veritas Vineyard & Winery

[ 0 ] June 9, 2013

Afton Nelson County, VA Mother Nature decided to cooperate and lend beautiful weather for the start of the 2013 Starry Nights series at Veritas Vineyard & Winery. We’ve been telling you about the cool outdoor series for over 5 years. Didn’t make the kick off to Starry Nights this time around? Not to worry, the […]

Nelson: Cardinal Point Vineyard & Winery Adds New Outdoor Deck Areas

Nelson: Cardinal Point Vineyard & Winery Adds New Outdoor Deck Areas

[ 0 ] May 29, 2013

Afton Nelson County, VA While I was out delivering the June issue of Blue Ridge Life Magazine, I noticed a brand new outdoor deck area had been completed at Cardinal Point Vineyard & Winery in Afton, VA. It is NICE! Complete with ceiling fans to provide a nice breeze on those hot summer days ahead. […]

Nelson: Gorgeous Weather Backdrop For CP Annual Oyster Roast

Nelson: Gorgeous Weather Backdrop For CP Annual Oyster Roast

[ 0 ] November 11, 2012

Afton Nelson County, VA Indian Summer made for a perfect weekend over at Cardinal Point Vineyard & Winery. They held their annual Oyster Roast on November 10th & 11th. Temperatures hovered around 70° Saturday afternoon and in the mid 70’s on Sunday. That made for a perfect day, considering some years past you had to bundle […]

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