Mountain Cove Vineyards and Winegarden
1362 Fortunes Cove Lane, Lovingston, VA 22949
This is the oldest winery in the Monticello viticultural area (one of the six nationally recognized viticultural areas in Virginia, designated for their unique wine growing conditions). As the oldest vineyard in this viticultural area, Mountain Cove represents the beginnings of viticulture in Central Virginia...one that is becoming increasingly important as the industry continues to grow. The vineyard consists of shaded picnic areas, a performance pavilion, hiking and mountain bike trails, and striking mountain views.
Wines: blended reds, white, rose’, as well as a wide variety of fruit wines.
Tours: Wednesday-Sunday 12-6, March through October. Open November and December from 11-5. Picnic facilities.
Tasting Fees: none (except for large groups, $5/person for groups over 10- includes wineglass), Food: light fare.