Finally Thomas Jefferson's vision of viticultural flourishes in the Blue Ridge Mountains that surround his still magnificent Monticello. 

Join Blue Ridge Wine Excursions' expert Wine Trail Guides as we take you on a personal tour of the Monticello AVA and Appellation Wine Trail that surround the idyllic Charlottesville, Virginia. Over two years in the making, this field guide and book is a must have for anyone interested in learning the fascinating backstory behind the amazing and daring winery and vineyard owners, and the wine producers of the region.  

Meet in depth the artisans who are exploding onto the regional wine industry and earning national and international fame and awards.  Learn of the unique challenges posed by Virginia's Piedmont. Catch a glimpse of the history and scenery that make the Virginia wine country an ideal destination to explore with an extended tour.

With our extensive background knowledge and research, Blue Ridge Wine Excursions perfectly captures the stories that will whet your appetite before you visit the Monticello Wine Trail and imbibe on the fruits of our neighbor's labor.

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