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Sassafras Shade Vineyard

Region: Northern Virginia

We are a small family owned and operated vineyard and winery located just 4 miles west of I-95 exit 110 (Ladysmith.) Our rustic tasting room opened in October of 2014 now features Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, Chambourcin, Vidal Blanc, Cayuga White, and White Chambourcin,in addition to Granny Smith Apple, Old-fashioned Apple, Caroline White, and Caroline Red. All grapes are grown on premises and all wines are produced and bottled here.


4492 Ladysmith Road
Ruther Glen, VA 22546
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Seasonal Hours*

Mon Closed
Tues Closed
Wed 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thurs 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sun 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
* 2019 Closures: November 28-December 1 and December 24-31

Tasting Fee

$5.00, includes glass


Food Available: Light Fare
Group Tours
Picnic Area
Tasting Room
Wine Shop