Wine & Ice Cream Pairing
August 4, 17, 25
Have you ever had an ice cream wine float? Move over sangria - we want ice cream ... and yes, wine ice cream floats can be a match made in heaven … IF you do it right! Join us for the ultimate Ice Cream and Wine Pairing class. This class could get a little bit messy! It includes 6 wines with 6 dishes of ice cream that we will be dunking!
OK, OK - FOOD IS BACK We’re making Cheese Platters, Cheese & Salami platters, Full Blown Picnics … oh, and Ice Cream Wine Floats too! The Guest fridges are all still packed with get-your-own munchies too.
BLUE RIDGE WINE RETREAT
Imagine waking up in gorgeous Blue Ridge wine country ... Starting your day with wine on the porch, classes & excursions, pairing meals, bright stars at night and lots of laughter. Learn something new, share your own knowledge, find acceptance, strength, joy, and peace. Join us for an exciting, life-changing adventure in the Blue Ridge mountains! This 4 day 3 night retreat is set on 55 acres in the heart of Virginia wine country at the gorgeous Skyline Vineyard Inn at Little Washington Virginia (60 miles west of Washington DC).
Sample Daily Agenda*:
Tuesday Early Arrival: Early Check-In at 1pm, 2pm Wine Bootcamp, 5pm Wine on the Porch, 6pm cooking class, 7:30pm dinner
Wednesday: 9am breakfast, 10am excursion to the Top of the Blue Ridge, Noon lunch with mile high blackberry ice cream pie, 3pm Choco-Vino Challenge, 5pm wine on the porch, 6pm cooking class, 7:30pm dinner
Thursday: 9am breakfast, 11am whisky-wine-beer excursion, 12:30 lunch, 2:30pm secret wine excursion, 5:30 wine on the porch, 6:30pm wine pairing dinner at Blue Door
Friday Late Departure: 9am breakfast, 10am pack, relax, stroll, 12pm Vintners Table Learning Lunch, late check-out at 2pm
The 4 Day 3 Night Retreat cost is $850 per person based on double occupancy (2 people sharing accommodations). Add $300 if you would like a single occupancy room. The Blue Ridge Wine Retreat is All Inclusive - including accommodations for 3 nights, all meals, all classes and excursions.
How to get this Riedel glass FREE ...
Tasting Room TriFecta
The Ultimate Treasure Hunt
Go To these 3 Tasting Rooms
Do the adventure. Get a stamp. At the first place you stop you’ll get the card with coupons for your adventure. At the 3rd stop you’ll get the Little Washington Treasure Hunt Gift Bag (worth $100) including a $20 Riedel Wine Glass, a free Foodie-U Wine Class, a stamp on your Foodie-U Passport & more!
1. Skyline Vineyard - 65 Clark Lane, Washington Virginia - Open Saturday & Sunday Noon to 5pm
2. Little Washington Winery - 72 Christmas Tree Lane, Washington VA - Thursday - Sunday from 11am-6pm.
3. Wine Loves Chocolate - 353 Main, Washington VA - Wed-Monday 11am-6pm
Surprise somebody - What’s your favorite peeps Occasion? Birthday, Wedding, TGIF, Anniversary, Mom’s Day, Dad’s Day, the 4th of July, promotion, thank you, Get Well Soon, Need a little smile day, Valentines Day, Hump Day, Honeymoon, Babymoon, Baby Shower, Thanksgiving, Tuesday, Miss You day, Malbec Day, Grandparents Day, Christmas, New Years … just because you’re you day! Redeemable at Little Washington Winery, the Wine Loves Chocolate Shop, and Skyline Vineyard Inn
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Take a Hike ... up Old Rag Mountain - Old Rag is the centerfold of our panoramic view. It's one of the top 5 hikes in the U.S. and it's right here in our back yard! We've gotta do summum with that, right? Take a selfie on top of Old Rag. When you come down bring it to Little Washington Winery on the same date in the same clothes. Show us that selfie to prove you hiked it the same day you visit. What a kewl accomplishment ... We'd like to buy you a glass of wine!
Skyline Vineyard Inn - This is not your Grandmothers B&B … our onsite Inn, is a tiny hotel (5 suites) with a personal touch. We're all about having a more authentic connection with the area. Whether you're hiking, leaf-peeping, eloping, looking for an outdoor adventure, or just in the mood for pure silence ... Stay with Us ... we'll make your adventure happen in style! Oh, be sure to click thru, scroll to the bottom and sign up to win a stay at the Inn ... 65 Clark Lane, Washington Virginia. Check out the website here →
Wine Loves Chocolate - our in-town tasting room is half full of chocolate! We feature the most incredible wines you'll never find without us! We have set out to prove that wine does indeed go with chocolate ... if you do it right! Do the Choco~Vino Challenge - We take walk-ins! 353 Main Street, Washington Virginia. Check out the chocolate →
Come play! Take A gorgeous drive through Virginia Wine Country. Come on up the mountain & relax for awhile. We're exactly 60 miles west of the DC beltway at Alexandria and Arlington, 50 minutes from Loudoun County, Fairfax, McLean, Vienna, Falls Church and Charlottesville, 35 minutes from Gainesville and Haymarket, 20 minutes from Warrenton, Luray, Culpeper and Front Royal. Centrally located just a couple of minutes from all of our neighbors in Rappahannock. Get The Map →