Nestled in the lush rolling hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Hillsborough Vineyards is a family owned winery that specializes in small batch production of high quality wines. Dedicated to the beautiful surrounding area, Hillsborough’s complex, food-friendly wines showcase the characteristics unique to the terroir of Virginia. The winery uses only the most intense fruit in order to produce the most flavorful, delicious wine possible.
The property boasts 36 stunning acres, 13 of which are planted with vines. Hillsborough produces Carnelian, Chardonnay, Opal, Serefina, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Ruby, Bloodstone, Onyx, and Moonstone wines. These wines are crafted from carefully selected varietals that thrive in the northern Virginia microclimate. Hillsborough appreciates the beauty of its surroundings and places an emphasis on environmentally friendly viticulture.
Hillsborough Vineyards provides visitors with more than just exceptional wines—each visit to the winery is an unforgettable experience. The majestic mountains serve as the perfect backdrop for the rustic tasting room, providing Hillsborough Vineyards with incomparable ambiance.
The vineyards offer visitors the sense that they have stepped away from the responsibilities of their daily lives, transported instead into a world of utter peace and tranquility. Hillsborough Vineyards reminds guests to slow down and enjoy the simple pleasures life has to offer. Guests are delighted by verandas adorned with wisteria, charming stone barns, and quietly trickling koi ponds as they wander the property.
Hillsborough Vineyards is conveniently located outside of Washington DC, making it the perfect meeting spot for friends and family. Groups enjoy walks through the immaculate gardens before heading to the tasting room for laughter and excellent wine. In the tasting room, experts pair the wine with gourmet cheeses, freshly baked breads, chocolate, and sausage that compliment the wine and delight the taste buds.
The lawn provides the perfect spot for a romantic afternoon picnic with a bottle of award-winning wine. For those just looking for a beautiful place to take a walk, dogs are permitted in the patio and garden area. Whatever guests choose to do with their time at the winery, Hillsborough provides a tranquil escape.