Region: Central Virginia
King Family Vineyards is a family owned and operated boutique winery located in Crozet, just fifteen minutes from Charlottesville at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The winery specializes in small productions of ultra-premium wine that showcase the remarkable qualities of nearly 100% estate grown fruit. Founded in 1998, the winery's first vintage was only 500 cases. Today the winery produces approximately 11,000 cases of wine per year. The covered veranda, expansive lawn, and brick patios are perfect for outdoor picnics - while the Tasting Room and warm stone fireplace are inviting on cooler days. Bring your own picnic or select from our gourmet assortments of cheeses, salamis, spreads and hot French bread. 2012 Governor's Cup Gold Medal Case winner, 2011 Monticello Cup winner, 2010 Governor's Cup Gold Medal and Monticello Cup winner, 2009 Governor's Cup Gold Medal and Monticello Cup winner, 2008 Monticello Cup winner, February 2008 Top Ten hottest small brands in the nation Wine Business Monthly, April 2007 Best Viognier in America Saveur Magazine, 2004 Governor's Cup winner.