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Flying Fox Vineyard

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Wine tasting

We were lucky enough to visit the new tasting room, and it's lovely! Excellent tasting, especially... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Lindsay D
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Washington, DC, United States
Labor Day tasting with frienda

Jake and Sean were so friendly that we immediately felt right at home. Their knowledge of the wines... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
Carole C
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Corner of Hwy 151 & Chapel Hollow Road, Afton, VA 22920
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

We were lucky enough to visit the new tasting room, and it's lovely! Excellent tasting, especially for the price, and the staff was great.

Thank Lindsay D
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Jake and Sean were so friendly that we immediately felt right at home. Their knowledge of the wines was helpful in our tasting .

Thank Carole C
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our tasting. Nathan was awesome. Enjoyed the wine and the vermouth. Definitely worth a stop. Who makes their own vermouth. Excellent.

Thank TravelHounds_09
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We were on a wine tour of the area and Flying Fox was the first stop for us. Tiny place but nevertheless we were welcomed into the small sampling area and soon felt at home. Our hostess was knowledgeable and very friendly, and we were...More

Thank richbam
Reviewed July 7, 2018

One of the wineries that allows dogs inside the tasting room, which was very nice so we could taste together instead of switching off while one holds the dog outside. More upscale and smaller than surrounding wineries, and the $10 tasting fee isn't waived if...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018

Loved the wine and vermouth samples. The Rose and vermouth were absolutely outstanding. We'll definitely visit this place again.

Thank Mac5326
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

We visited about three years ago. It was not nearly as good as this visit. Do not leave without purchasing some vermouth. It is under new management. If you tried it before, this is not the same.

Thank picturetakingone
Reviewed May 2, 2018

We went to Veritas first where they gave us a special offer to taste the wines at Flying Fox. It seems the owners are part of the same family. This winery was totally different in that it was very small with no view whatsoever and...More

Thank igolfCA
Reviewed April 27, 2018

While at Veritas Vineyard, we picked up a tasting offer for Flying Fox Vineyard. Never letting an opportunity pass, off to the Fox we went. The Tasting Room was small, yet comfortable. The Rep was friendly and fun. The whites were ok. The Merlot, 100%,...More

Thank mhensleyowb
Reviewed November 26, 2017

They don't have a large tasting room or outside area but the size doesn't matter. The inside is very cute and they have a nice variety of wines. They were informative and friendly when going through the tasting. Some vineyards rush you through a tasting...More

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