Maryland & Virginia Wineries May Be the Next “Big Thing”

Some of the biggest names behind California’s Napa Valley wineries think regional U.S. wineries could be the next big thing. They were in Annapolis for the annual St. John’s wine tasting and discussed how Maryland and Virginia might be up-and-coming wine regions.

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A Brief History of Chesapeake Bay Region Wine Making

Wine lovers have been trying to grow vineyards in Maryland and Virginia since the colonists landed in the 1600s with mixed results, despite some heavy drinking around the Chesapeake Bay. This picture from #tipsytuesday, by Historic London Town and Gardens, a former colonial pub on the outskirts of Annapolis on the South River.

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