Region: Central Virginia

The Monticello Wine Trail currently consists of over 30 member wineries located within the Monticello American Viticultural Area (AVA), which was the first established AVA in Virginia.

Each member winery owes homage to Thomas Jefferson’s vision of winemaking and are honored to help fulfill his dream. Member wines are consistently ranked highly in state, national and international wine competitions. Reflecting the high level of quality, which has been achieved in the AVA.

The wineries all take the greatest pleasure in crafting their wines and in welcoming visitors from around to world to sample their wine, take in the history and relax among the beautiful bucolic hills, farms and vineyards. With this in mind, we invite you to discover the Birthplace of American Wine.