Pam Riley

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About Pam Riley

Founder and CEO of VinesofVirginia.com. A serious wine enthusiast. Tech Specialist by day who blogs & tweets about what’s in my glass. Developing photographer who’s images appear throughout the Virginia wine world, and wine writer who’s reviews have appeared in Virginia Wine Lover Magazine.

A VIRGINIA WINE KIND of MOTHER’S DAY

Mother's Day is a universal holiday celebrating women across the country. Virginia wineries offer an array of options for celebrating mom on her big day. Fabulous wines, fun activities, and delicious fare help to create an enjoyable atmosphere and a special day with memories [...]

By | 2017-07-25T07:58:56+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Blog, Winery, Winery Event|Comments Off on A VIRGINIA WINE KIND of MOTHER’S DAY

Taste of Monticello Wine Festival Concludes

The 6th Annual Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival presented by Mercedes-Benz of Charlottesville, concluded this past weekend. After the blustery winds that swept through the pavilion during the previous year’s festival, winemakers and festival goers alike welcomed the beautiful sunny skies at this year’s event. The [...]

By | 2017-07-25T07:58:59+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Taste of Monticello Wine Festival Concludes

Powerful Focus Delivers The Best In A Wine Fest

Powerful Focus Delivers The Best In A Wine Fest The Taste of Monticello Wine Festival returns on April 13th through the 15th for its 5th year. Presently consisting of a group of more than 30 member wineries – all located within 25 miles of [...]

By | 2017-07-25T07:59:00+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Powerful Focus Delivers The Best In A Wine Fest

The Barns at the Hamilton Station Vineyards Wins the 2017 Governor’s Cup

The Barns at Hamilton Station Vineyards 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon places first in the 2017 Governor’s Cup Awards. In prepared remarks, Gov. McAuliffe said, “I’m excited to see The Barns at Hamilton Station Cabernet Sauvignon win this year’s Governor’s Cup. Andrew and Maryann Fialdini are seeing the results [...]

By | 2017-07-25T07:59:01+00:00 February 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Barns at the Hamilton Station Vineyards Wins the 2017 Governor’s Cup

It Makes Sense to Support What You Love – Wine & Seafood

Sensible Seafood might not be something that most of us think about shopping for when we make our trip to our local seafood monger or the seafood counter at the market. That’s something that the Sensible Seafood partnership of the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science [...]

By | 2016-10-26T16:09:21+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on It Makes Sense to Support What You Love – Wine & Seafood

The Williamsburg Winery : A Wine & Brine Experience

It had been too long since I last visited The Williamsburg Winery, but this past weekend turned out to be the a prime opportunity – nothing on the calendar – to enjoy a day of wine and seafood on the property. The [...]

By | 2017-07-25T07:59:03+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on The Williamsburg Winery : A Wine & Brine Experience

5 Key Points To Know About the Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Fest

The 4th Annual Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival wrapped up a few weeks ago with another impressive crowd, despite the crisp air and the blustery winds. That finale headlined almost an entire week of amazing featured wine experiences centered around the wineries on the [...]

By | 2017-07-25T07:59:06+00:00 July 19th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Key Points To Know About the Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Fest

Ha! Who Whines When You Can “WineFest” in the Winter?

It may have been only the third annual Coastal Virginia Wine Fest, but a lot has been said about this popular wine festival held in Virginia Beach. The Coastal Virginia Wine Fest starts with an excellent location — state of the art building, plenty of [...]

By | 2017-07-25T07:59:08+00:00 February 11th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Ha! Who Whines When You Can “WineFest” in the Winter?
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