Pearmund Cellars

Pearmund Cellars - Artisan Winery - Warrenton, Virginia

About

At Pearmund Cellars we are all about educating wine enthusiasts about Virginia Wine! We offer custom tours that teach our customers about: The Grapes – planting, trellising, harvesting The Wine Making Process – from vine to bottle The Barrel Room – the aging process and our unique barrel stacking systems (which we introduced to the East Coast) A sample of what is going on at different times of the year at Pearmund Cellars: -Pruning in February and June -Spraying from May thru August -Harvesting in September -Trellising on-going -Bottling in May and June -Crushing / Pressing in September -Blending / Fining in November -Fermenting / Aging on-going

Location Description

Pearmund Cellars is located in the beautiful foothills of eastern Fauquier County, VA, conveniently close to Northern Virginia and Washington, DC.

Features

  • Best winery in Virginia, best wines in Virginia, Best tasting room in Virginia.

Additional Information

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Average Bottle Price

$ $25

Winemaker

CHRIS PEARMUND
EXECUTIVE WINEMAKER

Chris Pearmund is one of Virginia's most widely recognized and well respected winegrowers and winemakers. He has over 25 years experience as a winemaker, vineyard manager and winery operator. Chris is the "go-to" guy if you want to understand the wine industry from berry to bottle. He has taught and mentored numerous professionals in the industry.

ASHTON LOUGH
WINEMAKER

Ashton Lough graduated from the University of Georgia with degrees in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Those degrees have come in handy while home winemaking over the past few years, and then now progressing to commercial winemaking here at Pearmund Cellars, as well as Vint Hill Craft Winery and the Winery at Bull Run since July of 2012. If you want to get to know him better, call Vint Hill for more information about his home winemaking courses.

Estate Vineyards / AVA

Our 7500-square-foot geothermal winery and 25-acre vineyard produces Chardonnay, Viognier, Riesling, Late Harvest Vidal, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Ameritage, and other award-winning Virginia wines.

Awards

AWARD WINNING WINES
2014
Best Wine in Virginia – Virginia Wine Lovers
Best Winery in Virginia – Piedmont Virginian
Best Winery in Virginia – Virginia Wine Lovers
Best Virginia Winery - New York International Wine Competition
Winner - Ameritage - Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition
Winner - Late Harvest Traminette - Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition
Double Gold – Late Harvest Traminette - Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Gold – Petit Verdot - Critics Challenge – 90 points
Gold – Petit Verdot - Virginia Wine Lover's Mag
Gold – Petit Manseng - International Women's Wine Comp
Gold – Ameritage Reserve - Indy International Wine Competition
Gold – Ameritage - Dallas Morning News & TEXSOM Wine Competition
Gold – San Diego Wine Competition - Ameritage
Gold – Ameritage - Virginia’s Governor’s Cup Gala
Gold – Cabernet Sauvignon - Sunset International
Gold – Viognier - Virginia State Fair
Gold – Petit Verdot, Viognier, Petit Manseng – Grand Harvest Wine Competition
Gold – Cabernet Franc Reserve – American Wine Society
Gold – Cabernet Franc, Ameritage, Viognier – Mid-Atlantic Wine Competition
Gold – Ameritage, Late Harvest Traminette, Petit Verdot – VA Wine Lover's Magazine
Gold – Cabernet Franc, Old Vine Chardonnay – Wines of the South Competition
Concordance Gold – Ameritage – Wines of the South Competition

2013
Best Business of the Week, VeryBestofVirginia.com
Best Overall Winery in Virginia, Virginia Wine Lovers Magazine
Best Tasting Room in Virginia, Virginia Wine Lover Readers Choice
Best Late Harvest Wine, Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Virginia Winery of the Year, New York International Wine Competition
Best of Show, Viognier, Wines of the South regional Wine Competition
Best in Class, Double Gold, Viognier, Eastern International Wine Competition

2012
Best Cabernet Franc, Denver International Wine Competition
Best Cabernet Sauvignon, New York International Wine Competition
Gold – Cabernet Sauvignon - Taster’s Guild International

2011
Best Cabernet Franc - Nominee Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition
Double Gold – Cabernet Franc - Wine Lovers Competition
Gold – Cabernet Sauvignon - Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition
Gold – Chardonnay - Jefferson Cup Invitational
Gold – Viognier - Dallas Morning News

2010
Best Cabernet Franc, Nominee Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition
Best Small Business, Fauquier County Chamber of Commerce
Best Petit Manseng, Virginia State Fair Wine Competition
Best Petit Manseng, Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Double Gold – Cabernet Sauvignon - New York International Wine Competition
Gold – Petit Verdot - Grand Harvest Awards
Gold – Petit Verdot - Indy International Wine Competition
Gold – Ameritage - Virginia State Fair
Gold – Ameritage - Town Point VA Wine Competition
Gold – Ameritage - Indy International Wine Competition
Gold – Ameritage - Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition
Gold – Cabernet Franc - Grand Harvest Awards
Gold – Cabernet Franc - Indy International Wine Competition

2009
Platinum – Petit Verdot - Virginia Wine Lover Classic
Gold – Petit Verdot - Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Gold – Ameritage - Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition
Gold – Viognier - Grand Harvest Awards
Gold – Viognier - International Wine Competition
Gold – Cabernet Franc - VA Wine Lovers Wine Classic
Gold – Cabernet Franc - Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Gold – Petit Manseng - Virginia State Fair
Gold – Ameritage - Virginia State Fair

2008
Best Red Wine Blend in USA - Ameritage - National Women's International Wine Competition
Best Dessert Wine, late Harvest Viognier, Virginia Wine Showcase
Best Petit Verdot, Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Best Chardonnay, Wines of the South regional Wine Competition
Gold – Chardonnay - Atlantic Seaboard
Gold – Viognier - Atlantic Seaboard
Gold – Viognier - Town Point VA Wine Competition

2007
Best Wines, Yahoo! People's Choice Award
Best Overall Winery in Virginia, Virginia Wine Lovers Magazine
Best Viognier, Concordance Gold - Wines of the South Wine Competition
Best Viognier, Wines of the South
Gold – Ameritage - Finger Lakes International

2006
Best Bordeaux, Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Best Riesling, Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition

2005
Best Viognier, Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition
Best Dessert Wine, Late Harvest Vidal - Wines of the South
Gold – Late Harvest Vidal - Wines of the South
Gold – 2005 Indy International Wine Competition

2004
Gold – Late Harvest Vidal - Virginia Wine Competition

2002
First Bordeaux Blend in the East Using all 5 Classic Grape Varieties

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Hours

Mon - Sun: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Address

6190 Georgetown Rd
Broad Run, Virginia 20137
United States

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