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Central Va. Vineyards Honored in Governor's Cup Case

WVIR TV - NBC 29 by Emmy Freedman - http://www.nbc29.com/story/37617336/central-va-vineyards-honored-in-governors-cup-case Mar 13, 2018

An exciting new Virginia wine is ripe for the tasting

The Washington Post by Dave McIntyre - https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/food/an-exciting-new-virginia-wine-is-ripe-for-the-tasting/2018/03/09/c4aab886-2308-11e8-94da-ebf9d112159c_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.30f15fb9231f Mar 08, 2018

8 Kid Friendly Wineries in the US that Offer Fun Activities

Traveling Mom - https://www.travelingmom.com/tmoms-get-real/kid-friendly-wineries-us-offer-fun-activities/hat Offer Fun Activities Mar 03, 2018

Doug Flemer, Courtney Mailey, and Eric Asimov at CHSWFF 2018

Heritage Radio Network, "The Grape Nation" by Sam Benrubi - http://heritageradionetwork.org/podcast/doug-flemer-courtney-mailey-and-eric-asimov-at-chswff18/ Mar 01, 2018

King Family Vineyards' 2014 Meritage named 2018 Governor's Cup Winner

Augusta Free Press - https://augustafreepress.com/king-family-vineyards-2014-meritage-named-2018-governors-cup-winner/ Mar 01, 2018

Virginia Vineyards Association names 2018 Grower of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Award

WRIC by Juan Conde - http://www.wric.com/news/virginia-vineyards-association-names-2018-grower-of-the-year-and-lifetime-achievement-award/1078318729 Mar 01, 2018

Virginia Wines Shine (Again) at the Annual Governor's Cup Gala

Pacific San Diego by Colman Andrews - http://www.pacificsandiego.com/sns-dailymeal-1889567-drink-virginia-wines-shine-again-annual-governors-cup-gala-20180301-story.html Feb 28, 2018

Virginia Wineries & Cideries You Don't Want to Miss at CHSWFF

Charleston Wine & Food Festival Blog - https://charlestonwineandfood.com/2018/03/01/virginia-wineries-cideries-dont-want-miss-chswff/ Feb 28, 2018

Governor Northam Announces King Family Vineyards’ 2014 Meritage As the 2018 Governor’s Cup® Winner

Office of the Governor: Ofirah Yheskel - https://governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/newsarticle?articleId=25605 Feb 27, 2018

King Family Vineyards’ 2014 Meritage joins 11 other Virginia wines to comprise the 2018 Governor’s Cup Case®

Two Virginia Grapegrowers Recognized

Wines and Vines - https://www.winesandvines.com/template.cfm?content=196229&section=newsBriefs Feb 27, 2018

King Family Vineyards wine 2018 Governor's Cup

Roanoke Star Sentinel - http://theroanokestar.com/2018/02/28/king-family-vineyards-wins-2018-governors-cup/ Feb 27, 2018

Loudoun County wineries earn spots in prestigious Governor's Cup case

Loudon-Times Mirror by Sophie Desmond - https://www.loudountimes.com/news/loudoun-county-wineries-earn-spots-in-prestigious-governor-s-case/article_a46736e4-2e2c-56c2-9c97-bfdf70a54265.html Feb 26, 2018

King Family Vineyards 2014 Meritage wins the 2018 Governor's Cup

Richmond Times-Dispatch by Jack Berninger - http://www.richmond.com/food-drink/jack-berninger/king-family-vineyards-meritage-wins-the-governor-s-cup/article_5406b9d1-ee48-5afc-b3c4-3b3addd57132.html Feb 26, 2018

Wanna Fight About Virginia?

Wine Review Online by Michael Franz - http://winereviewonline.com/Michael_Franz_Fight_About_Virginia.cfm Feb 05, 2018

20 Unexpected Romantic Getaways to Book Right Now

Erin Lindholm - http://www.amexessentials.com Jan 31, 2018

Virginia Wine Country

12 Virginia Gems for Wine Lovers

Thomas Matthews - http://www.winespectator.com/ Dec 06, 2017

My family has roots in Virginia, so I have been interested to follow the evolution of the state's wine industry. Winegrowing here began as something of a hobbyist endeavor in the late 1970s; many vintners had little background in wine, and for some, it was not their main business. It has since grown into a thriving industry, with more than 250 wineries contributing around $1.37 billion annually to the state's economy, according to Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe.

America’s ultimate wine regions, rated

Kohleun Adamson - https://viewfinder.expedia.com/features/americas-ultimate-wine-regions-rated/ Jul 05, 2017

Do friends call you “Marilyn Merlot”? Is #RoséAllDay your summertime motto? Then this wine guide is for you. We’d like to thank the first person who suggested drinking fermented grape juice, but that was ages ago. Instead, let’s honor their legacy with sommelier-inspired sojourns to the best wine regions in the United States.

Thomas Jefferson is Proven Right as Virginia Wine Comes of Age

Stuart Pigott - https://www.jamessuckling.com/wine-tasting-reports/thomas-jefferson-proven-right-virginia-wine-comes-age/ Apr 27, 2017

How did a slew of wines from the state of Virginia on the Eastern seaboard of the United States score 90+ points (a handful even got 95+ points) during a recent tasting?

Virginia Wines In The Spotlight: Novelty And Pride Shine Through

Cathy Huyghe - http://www.forbes.com/sites/cathyhuyghe/2017/01/19/virginia-wines-in-the-spotlight-novelty-and-pride-shine-through/#311ef3606e1b Jan 18, 2017

When it came to Virginia wines, it boiled down to three things: Surprise, both about the quality and the diversity of the offerings. Petit Manseng, anyone? An earnest pursuit to find and purchase the wines after the tasting. (Despite Virginia's proximity to Atlanta, Georgia -- where the tasting was held and where we all live -- the availability of Virginia wines here is very limited. This is due, my taster friend Jonathan was told in his research, to limited quantities and distributor bottlenecks.) Pride.

9 New Reasons to Visit Virginia Wine Country

Christina Liva, Food & Wine - http://www.foodandwine.com/travel/united-states/9-new-reasons-visit-virginia-wine-country Nov 01, 2016

Thanks to an exciting new crop of small businesses, farms, and artisans popping up in Virginia Wine Country, the vineyards are no longer the only reason to visit this bucolic wine-lovers destination.

Wine Lovers, We’ve Found Your New Paradise

- https://www.buzzfeed.com/virginiatourism/wine-lovers-weve-found-your-new-paradise?utm_term=.ucqjm4eEx#.ha97WKYgm Sep 06, 2016

But what if we told you Virginia is wine country, and good wine country at that? You’d probably say, “No! Biddies. Bonnets. BUTTER.” That’s what we said too (in not so many words) when we learned we were going to Charlottesville, Virginia, for the Monticello Wine Trail. Virginia is all Southern charm to a couple of New Yorkers like us, but we were about to learn otherwise in four days, five wineries, and glass upon glass upon… Well, you know how this goes.

Central Virginia Monticello Wine Trail - Cheers to Virginia Wine

Lynn & Cele Seldon - TrailBlazer Magazine Aug 31, 2016

Time Is Right for Virginia Wine to Succeed in UK

Darren Smith - https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2016/05/time-is-right-for-virginian-wine-to-succeed-in-uk/ May 02, 2016

Vines and wines: Nothing elementary about wine and food pairing at summit

Jack Berninger - http://www.richmond.com/food-drink/jack-berninger/article_3ab7b5ce-78ad-5682-8940-1b737c59e5f6.html Apr 26, 2016

Two teams of high-powered wine guys were challenged to select Virginia wines to pair with three food selections at a breakout session of the always engaging and somewhat annual Virginia Wine Summit earlier this month at glamorous Salamander Resort & Spa in Middleburg.

Fourth Annual Virginia Wine Summit Proves Virginia Is for Wine Lovers

Abigail Abesamis - Apr 10, 2016

The Virginia Wine Board hosted the fourth annual Virginia Wine Summit, which took place at the Salamander Resort and Spa in Middleburg, Virginia.