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“Great experience”
Review of Lovingston Winery

Lovingston Winery
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manassas park, va
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3 reviews
“Great experience”
Reviewed 17 September 2012

In the wine tasting area you get to see exactly how the wine is made from your seat. The tasting was a very friendly, educational experience.

Visited August 2012
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Afton, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Amazing wines”
Reviewed 15 September 2012

If you're in the Charlottesville area and you love beautifully crafted wines and intelligent conversation about wine, make it a point to visit. The winery is roughly a half-hour south of the city, and well worth the trip down Route 29. The tasting room is simple, which suits us fine, because the wine is the star here. You will not come away disappointed.

Visited July 2012
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Portsmouth, Ohio, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“No Frills, Just Great Wine”
Reviewed 21 August 2012

If you're looking for a fancing tasting room with all the amenities of a boutique winery, you'd best pass on Lovingston. If you're looking for some excellent red wines, Lovingston is certainly worth the drive down Route 29 from Charlottesville.

The tasting area is small, and located in the production area. Fancy it's not. Lovingston does not produce a lot of wines, but what they do produce is of high quality. On the particular day we visited, our wine was poured by the winemaker, Riaan. What a pleasant experience -- Riaan's passion for making wine is obvious. It was enjoyable hearing his description of the processes and his philosophy on making wine.

All in all, a wonderful experience -- we ended up buying six bottles.

Thank you, Riaan!

Visited July 2012
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Montevideo, Minnesota
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7 reviews
“Excellent wine”
Reviewed 24 July 2012

Had wine tasting at Lovingston Winery. Was very easy to get to the winery with good directions. Nice area for wine tasting, knowledgable staff and excellent wine! Bought 12 bottles!

Visited July 2012
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