Hours and Policies
We are located at 40 Gibson Hollow Lane, Etlan VA 22719. Between Madison and Sperryville off of route 231 and up against the Shenandoah National Park to our west.
We are open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays plus Monday holidays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and by appointment.
In harvest and leaf color season - September, October, November we are open 7 days a week, 11-6.
Regular walk-in wine tasting fees for individuals, couples and small groups are $8 per person. Reservations not required. Sodas and water available with our compliments for non-drinkers or designated drivers.
For groups of 9 or more, tasting fees are $15 per person and require advance appointments so that we can provide a high level of customer service and ensure a great experience for your group and all other guests. To make appointments email us here and provide the details for us. Group tastings include a tour of vineyard/winery operations and a complimentary DuCard wine glass to take home. Tasting fee credits do not apply for groups.
Reservation pages for the handful of (great!) events that have a fee are available through the Calendar page of our website.
Our special Barrel Room Food and Wine Program is available on selected Saturdays and Sundays. This is an intimate, semi-private tasting in the barrel room of our winery and includes small plates of gourmet foods to complement the wines, and also features a sample of our latest vintage directly from the barrel. Maximum 10 people per session. $39 per person plus tax/gratuity. For advance reservations, click here.
We are pet-friendly with lots of room for dogs and family-friendly with kids’ games available.
We offer light food for sale to accompany the wines — sausage, cheeses, crackers, chocolates, spring water and related items — all are gourmet products from local farms and producers.
You are also welcome to bring your own picnic (outside alcohol prohibited per ABC regulatons)
Our facilities are a great choice for off-site corporate meetings, rehearsal dinners and weddings (maximum wedding approximately 100) — An album of (great) wedding and event pictures is on our Events page. Contact us if you have something in mind.