Free Tastings for guests of the Inn on Poplar Hill
Located in the heart of Virginia Wine Country, Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery is home to both Prince Michel and Rapidan River wines. Their philosophy centers around hospitality and the enjoyment of the Virginia wine experience.
Main location has four French style suites on the estate that are great for a couples retreat. They have two locations in Virginia. The main winery is in Leon (Madison), Virginia and seasonal satellite at Carter Mountain in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Wines Typically Available:
Over 20 wines available, including: Riesling, Pinot Grigio, Viognier, Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, as well as premium dry wines and sweet and fruit wines.
Main Location –
Open Daily: December 1 – March 31, 10am – 5pm, April 1 – November 30, 10am- 6pm
Carter’s Mountain Location –
April 17, 2015, – November 29, 2015, 10-5pm
Every Weekday in October 10-6pm
Every Weekend in October 9-6pm
Apple Harvest Celebration – Month of October (Monday – Friday 11-6pm, Saturdays 11-7pm Sundays 11-6 pm)
Tasting fee: Fine Dry Wine Flight for $5, Premium Dry Wine Flight $8, and Sweet and Fruit Wine Flight $5.
Public: Sunsets music series on Thursday evenings during the summer at Carter’s Mountain location. Brunches scheduled at main location. Other special events as posted on website.
Private: All private events must be coordinated by Director of Marketing and Events. Eric Barden at email@example.com or General Inquiry at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tours of the main winery and production area are self guided with visual and auditory aides. Tours and wine tastings are complimentary. Large or small, private tours are also available.
Food Available: Assorted meats, cheeses, snacks, and sweets available in the Wine Shop.
Pet Policy: Allows dogs that are well-behaved and on a leash. Handlers must pick-up and dispose of any waste.
Kid-friendly: All are welcome, but must be supervised at all times. We offer a complimentary juice box of their choice to all.
Prince Michel Vineyards and Winery
154 Winery Lane
Leon, VA 22725
Kristin Holzman, Owner
Brad Hansen, Winemaker