Gray Ghost Vineyards
Gray Ghost Vineyards

Exceptional Wines, Southern Hospitality




Picnic Specials at Gray Ghost

Year-Round!

Gray Ghost offers picnic specials year-round!  A block of cheese and basket of crackers for $6  (serves 2-3 people) cheese, Boar's Head Sopressata, crackers for $12.  Enjoy a bottle or glass of wine and relax in the gazebo and garden or the gorgeous Mosby Lounge!  We look forward to your next visit! 
(Guests are always welcome to bring their own picnic as well!)


Gray Ghost offers a wide array of choices for seating.  There is seating both indoor and outdoors.

 

 2016 Calendar of Events
Celebrating 22 years of Excellence!

Register for Volunteer Harvest Program!
Registration for the 2016 harvest season begins February 6
and runs through August 31.
Harvest takes place in September and October
Visit the Gray Ghost tasting room and register now for the most popular volunteer harvest program in the Commonwealth of Virginia!  Volunteer harvesters enjoy a lavish breakfast, fun-filled morning picking grapes and luncheon with all your favorite Gray Ghost wines!  Each harvester receives a limited edition "Gray Ghost Official Harvester" t-shirt.  There is no charge to participate.  Participants must be over 21.  To register for harvest you must visit the Gray Ghost tasting room (registrations are ONLY accepted in person during tasting room hours).  Questions? Call: 540-937-4869.



Mother's Day Weekend Celebration!

Live Music
Saturday, May 7, 2016

In case you are not able to join us on Mother's Day, we are starting the festivities a day early!  Treat your Mom to a relaxing afternoon with live music at Gray Ghost!
Featured musician:  Dave Goodrich
1:00 to 4:00 pm
Wine tastings $5 per person

Mother's Day at Gray Ghost
Sunday, May 8, 2016
11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Celebrate Mother's Day at Gray Ghost Vineyards with a day filled with fun!  Enjoy free wine tastings for Mom and her guests, winery tours and live music in the afternoon!
Bring a picnic or purchase a "gourmet picnic special".
No reservations necessary.
540-937-4869
Featured musician:  Valerie Von Fange
2:00 to 4:00 pm
Winery tours with Al Kellert:  1:00 pm and 3:00 pm

Gourmet picnic special (serves two people):
Sharp Cheddar or Havarti Cheese
Sopressata
Summer Sausage
Crackers
Mini Bread Loaf
Fruit
$15 per plate (select one cheese)
$20 per plate (enjoy both cheeses)
Gourmet picnic specials may be ordered Mother's Day - no reservations necessary


Ranger Reserve (Bordeaux Blend) Blending Class
Saturday, June 4, 2016
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
SOLD OUT

Have you ever wondered what it takes to make a blended wine?  Now is your opportunity to not only learn, but also to try your hand at it!  Gray Ghost winemaker, Al Kellert, leads participants in the fine art of making a Bordeaux blend.  Participants taste each varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Petit Verdot and Malbec and then make their own wine blend.
$60 per person includes class, box lunch and glass of wine with lunch
Tickets currently on sale: 540-937-4869

Father's Day Weekend Celebration!

Live music at Gray Ghost
Saturday, June 18, 2016
We are beginning the Father's Day celebration a day early! 
Bring a picnic and enjoy some live music.
Featured musician:  Robbie Limon
1:00 to 4:00 pm
Wine tastings: $5 per person


Father's Day at Gray Ghost

Sunday, June 19, 2016
11:00 am to 5:00 pm

We love Dads!  Help us celebrate Dad with live music, winery tours and free wine tastings for Dad and his guests all day!  Bring a picnic and enjoy a wonderful afternoon at Gray Ghost!
Featured musician:
Valerie Von Fange
2:00 to 4:00 pm
Winery tours with Al Kellert:  1:00 pm and 3:00 pm

Gray Ghost's 22nd Anniversary Celebration
Saturday and Sunday, July 9 and 10, 2016
11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Join us for a relaxing afternoon at the winery!  This fabulous weekend includes live music, vineyard tours, winery tours, and local vendors.

Featured musicians

Saturday:  Dave Goodrich (1:00 to 4:00 pm)
Sunday:  Robbie Limon (1:00 to 4:00 pm)

Tour Schedule
Winery tours with Al Kellert:  11:30, 1:30 and 3:30
Vineyard tours with Cheryl Kellert:  12:30 and 2:30

Local Vendors

Origami Owl Custom Jewelry
Beautiful customizable jewelry.  Lockets you create with charms that tells your life story.  Bracelets, watches and earrings including inscriptions.

Wine Library Tasting
Sunday, August 7, 2016
2:00 to 4:00 pm
(optional winery tour at 1:00 pm)

Gray Ghost continues its popular wine library tasting series.  Enjoy tasting past vintages of Gray Ghost wines in the wine library M with owners and winemakers, Al and Cheryl Kellert.  A limited number of each wine is available for sale for those individuals participating.
Reservations recommended: 540-937-4869
$25 per person includes library tasting and tasting of current releases
Featured wines:
2006 Merlot
2004 Cabernet Sauvignon
2002 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
1999 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon


Wine Library Tasting
Sunday, November 6, 2016
2:00 to 4:00 pm
(optional winery tour at 1:00 pm)

Gray Ghost continues its popular wine library tasting series.  Enjoy tasting past vintages of Gray Ghost wines in the wine library with owners and winemakers, Al and Cheryl Kellert.  A limited number of each wine is available for sale for those individuals participating.
Reservations recommended: 540-937-4869
$25 per person includes library tasting and tasting of current releases
Featured wines:
2007 Cabernet Franc
2008 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
2005 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
1997 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon


Plan your visit to the Cork Christmas Display.
The world's largest Christmas display made entirely from corks will open on Friday, November 25.  The display will remain up through Christmas Eve.  The tank room goes back into service for winemaking purposes, so the display is not available to see after Christmas Eve.
Please plan your visit accordingly!



Gray Ghost's Holiday Kick-off!
Friday, November 25, 2016
11:00 am to 5:00

Start your holiday season with Gray Ghost Vineyards!  Enjoy one-day only gift specials and live music by Valerie Von Fange: 2:30 to 4:30 pm.  This is the perfect event to entertain guests!  The cork Christmas display makes its annual debut!


Gray Ghost's Christmas Cork and Cheese Celebration!

December 3 and 4, 2016
Entry to event:  11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Winery open until 5:00 pm

Revel in the most festive holiday atmosphere at Gray Ghost's all new Christmas Cork and Cheese Festival!  View the world's largest cork Christmas display containing decorations crafted out of over 100,000 corks!  While experiencing the winter wonderland and listening to live holiday music, sample Gray Ghost's award-winning wine with local and regional artisan cheeses.  Guess the number of corks on the new decoration to win a selection of Gray Ghost wine!  Collect the 22nd in a series of limited edition holiday wine glasses!  Plan your visit to coincide with one of Al's entertaining and informative winery tours!  Admission includes a festive event filled with live music, wine tasting, cheese tasting, desserts, winery tours and collectible holiday glass.  Admission: $20 per person

Winery tours: 12:00, 1:30, 3:30

Live music on Saturday (1:00 to 3:30 pm):  Valerie Von Fange
Live music on Sunday (1:00 to 4:00 pm):  Dave Goodrich

Santa Visits Gray Ghost
Sunday, December 11, 2016
1:00 to 4:00 pm
Children of all ages are invited to bring their wish lists to share with Santa.  Free gift for each child.  Cameras encouraged.  Free.

For questions concerning any Gray Ghost event, please call the winery: 540-937-4869.




Gray Ghost Vineyards
14706 Lee Highway
Amissville VA 20106
Phone: 540-937-4869
Fax: 540-937-5091
www.grayghostvineyards.com