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Philip Carter Winery

4366 Stillhouse Road, Hume

Vineyard Tour, Souvenir Wine Glasses, and Charcuterie for Two or Four at Philip Carter Winery (Up to 55% Off)

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Support this business with a RISK-FREE purchase. If you're unable to use your local Groupon, you can trade it in for use toward any of our other great local businesses - until you either view the voucher or it expires.

Highlights

Tour a winery and vineyard helmed by a 12th-generation Virginian, learn about wines, and sit down to a private picnic of charcuterie

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RebeccaTOP REVIEWER
22 ratings12 reviews
March 29, 2020
Great, fun tour and the wine was good. The picnic was cute!
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Jhakelinne
6 ratings4 reviews
March 26, 2020
Great experience and wine!
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Richard
1 ratings1 reviews
March 9, 2020
friendly Service and staff. Some of the BEST wines my wife and I had from Virginia.
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LydiaTOP REVIEWERHELPFUL REVIEWER
12 ratings12 reviews
January 31, 2020
really liked the tour, winery, and people who ran it too! we had a great time and they even provide a little picnic basket with snacks :) very nice touch! bc of the weather we could not tour the outside but was a fun experience! would definitely recommend as a date place or group tour too!
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Sandra
16 ratings2 reviews
January 11, 2020
Excellent tour - great people - had a wonderful time.
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YoungHELPFUL REVIEWER
3 ratings3 reviews
January 9, 2020
Beautiful place for my family picnic. the lunch was wonderful too.
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Courtney
1 ratings1 reviews
December 20, 2019
Family loved the experience! It would be a great date idea!
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Joann
1 ratings1 reviews
November 8, 2019
We enjoyed our winery Tour. Our guide is very knowledgable. At the end of the tour they gave us basket with cheese and crackers.perfect way to end the Tour and just relaxing and enjoying the view of the vineyard. I would love to come back .
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What You'll Get

An experienced sommelier can suggest the perfect wine pairing for beef, poultry, or couples too scared to try kissing. Couple up with this voucher.

Choose Between Two Options

$37.50 for a vineyard tour, picnic, and wine-education class for two ($85 value) $80 for a vineyard tour, picnic, and wine-education class for four ($170 value)

Each package includes the following for every two people:

  • Guided vineyard and winery tour
  • Wine education and appreciation experience involving the fermentation process
  • Picnic of cheeses and meats
  • Blanket, cutting board, and basket rental
  • Two keepsake Philip Carter tasting glasses and a corkscrew

For the private picnic, guests receive a blanket and basket of local Virginia cheeses, cured meats, and Virginia chutney to enjoy on the winery grounds. The basket also includes a cutting board and chocolates; the basket, board, and blanket must be returned at the end of the visit.

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Not valid on Tuesday or Wednesday. Reservation required. Subject to weather. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift(s). May be repurchased every 30 days. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Must be 21 or older. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Philip Carter Winery

Bearing the surname of the wealthy, 17th-century Virginian Robert "King" Carter, owner Philip Carter Strother—Robert’s direct descendant and a 12th-generation Virginian—strives to keep his family’s deep winemaking roots alive at Philip Carter Winery. Robert’s sons, Charles and Landon, made wine from the grapes they cultivated on the grounds of their plantation in the mid 1700s, driven by a 1619 law that required all Virginian landowners to maintain at least 10 vines and one three-cornered hat. But the Carters took it further than that, eventually planting 1,800 vines along the banks of the Rappahannock River by 1754.

Fast-forward more than 250 years to 2008, when 27 acres overlooking the rolling Blue Ridge Mountains were purchased. There, Philip Carter Strother would oversee the planting of 1,800 vines in a symbolic nod to his ancestors. Today, daily tastings, educational sessions, tours, and corkscrew lessons take place to let guests peruse the vineyard's rousing [collection of vintages] that helped garner the honors of a Gold for Best Wine Tour in Virginia and Silver for Best Winery in Virginia from Virginia Wine Lover Magazine (http://gr.pn/LS3IXr). Acclaimed wines include the full-bodied flagship 2010 Cleve blend, winner of a 2013 Virginia Governor's Cup gold medal, the 2011 Gov. Fauquier chardonnay, and the bright, acidic 2012 Rosewell.

Philip Carter Winery

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