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Little Washington Winery

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Address: 72 Christmas Tree Lane, Washington, VA 22747
Phone Number: +1 540-987-8330
11:00 - 18:00
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Thu - Mon 11:00 - 18:00

Everyone's talking about Little Washington winery Tucked right into the...

Everyone's talking about Little Washington winery Tucked right into the sweet spot of Virginia wine country high on the edge of Shenandoah National Park at little Washington Virginia. It's home of 2 of the top rated wines in Virginia and Dirt Road Wine Tour. Every visit is completely different with the Little Washington Winery portfolio of wines + the most incredible wines you'll never find anywhere, typically sold off right on small farms in Virginia and beyond.

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The Wine Bootcamp is well worth taking

We attended a Wine Bootcamp with a Specialicious coupon. Honestly, we didn't expect much, but it was a good excuse to try a new winery in one of our favorite places in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
Alexandria, Virginia

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We attended a Wine Bootcamp with a Specialicious coupon. Honestly, we didn't expect much, but it was a good excuse to try a new winery in one of our favorite places in Virginia. We were pleasantly surprised! The bootcamp (actually an hour and a half tutorial with food pairings), was really good. Carl Henrickson, the winemaker and owner, was the... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This place is more of a wine shop vs. a winery. They kept saying "our wine" but they really got it from someplace else. The staff was a little pretentious for our liking. Won't be back. No warm fuzzies here.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We had been to the wine boot camp and were mightily impressed. Owners provided us with significant amounts of information that has proven to be very useful. This time not so much. We participated in the wine and food pairing session which after a great introduction by Carl deteriorated into a not so coherent ramble of food and wine that... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyable first visit to the winery. Gorgeous scenery and on a cooler day we would have sat outside and taken in the view. I like that you get their wines and some international wines, nice balance. The cheese we got was delicious and our server was really fun.

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Sperryville, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Went to the Wine Bootcamp and had a fantastic time! Wine tasting, pairing with food and chocolate all in one class. Carl, the wine master, is hilarious and we learned so much about grapes and regions. I'll definitely go back again!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We enjoyed a Saturday there for a little festival they were having. There were wine tasting for a fee or you could just buy wine by the glass. We had two different greetings from two different servers. One lady was very nice, helpful and explained what options we had, another was short and cold, not friendly at all. The weather... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

We had a very enjoyable wine tasting here. The person serving us was friendly, delightful and knowledgeable.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

We attended the wine bootcamp last weekend. The winery owner, Carl, is quite a character and made the classy very entertaining. I'm no stranger to wine, but still learned a lot in the class. I felt I got my money's worth and would recommend this to anyone interested in wine. The winery is unique in that it serves and sells... More 

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New Castle, Delaware
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

My friends and I took the wine boot camp and had a great time. The instructor/owner was very knowledgeable and made the class a lot of fun. The winery not only serves their wines (which are really good) but also some select wines from around the world. Can't wait to go back for some more classes.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

My husband and I took the Wine Boot-camp class at the winery. The owner, Carl, makes the class both fun and informative. We had the chance to taste about 11 different wines and paired them with food and chocolate. We surprisingly discovered we actually like Reissling! Highly recommended for a great day in the country.

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