Blacksburg Area Wineries To Follow on Twitter

wine barrelDrink in the Tweets from these fine Blacksburg area wineries!

@Attimo | Attimo Winery – located in Christiansburg, Va. Attimo is Montgomery County’s first farm winery.

@BeliveauEstate | Beliveau Estate is an award-winning winery, wines, bed & breakfast, and wedding & event venue sitting on 165 acres nestled in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains. Just 12 miles from Virginia Tech.

@ourdogblue | Chateau Morrisette Winery, in Floyd County, Va., is located at Milepost 171.5 along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Some things to ponder, perhaps over a glass of wine? (Source: Virginia Wine School)

  • Washington, DC leads the nation in terms of wine consumption
  • There are 7 main white grapes and 6 main red grapes grown in Virginia
  • Virginia is fifth in the country in wine production- California, Washington, Oregon, New York, and Virginia

Read more:  Virginia Wine History and Quick Facts