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!)

 


2015 Calendar of Events
Celebrating 21 years of Excellence!

Register for Volunteer Harvest Program!
Registration for the 2015 harvest season begins in February and continues through the end of August.
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.


Winemaker Dinner
The Marriott Ranch
Saturday, January 24, 2015

This event is being held at the Marriott Ranch, please visit the Winemaker Dinner page for more information.  Reservations: 540-364-2627

Harvest Registration Begins

February 1, 2015
11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Visit the Gray Ghost tasting room to register for Gray Ghost's popular volunteer harvest program!

Gray Ghost's 21st Annual Irresistible Chocolates and Cabernet!
February 14 and 15, 2015
Entry to event: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, winery open until 5:00 pm

Gray Ghost's Irresistible Chocolates and Cabernet is the premier and original Valentine's winery event in Virginia!  Enjoy a decadent array of chocolate desserts while sipping Gray Ghost's gold-medal winning red wines!  Admission includes a limited edition, collectible Valentine glass (this year's design by Andrea Payette,  Al and Cheryl Kellert's granddaughter)!  $20 per person includes all wine tastings, unlimited desserts and collectible glass.  No reservations necessary.  Snow, rain or shine.

Gray Ghost's Vertical Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Tasting
Saturday, March 14, 2015
7:30 to 10:00 pm

This candlelit, black-tie optional evening features past vintages of Gray Ghost's Reserve Cabernet Sauvignons.  The evening includes gourmet hors d'oeuvres and discussion.  Advanced ticket purchase required, limited seating.  $150 inclusive.  Tickets currently on sale: 540-937-4869

Gray Ghost's Annual Futures Tasting
Saturday and Sunday, March 28 and 29, 2015
Entry to event:  11:00 am to 4:00 pm, winery open until 5:00 pm

This fun and educational event is held in the barrel room!  Taste developing wines and experience blending!  This is the ONLY opportunity to reserve futures of the intense 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon!  $20 per person includes futures tasting, tasting of current releases, logo glass and light hors d'oeuvres.  (Futures orders my be phoned in this weekend only:  540-937-4869)

Gray Ghost's Wine Library Tasting
Sunday, April 12, 2015
2:00 to 4:00 pm

(Optional winery tour begins at 1:00 pm)
Three or four different wines are featured at each event.  A limited number of those featured wines will be available for sale to those participating.  Reservations highly recommended: 540-937-4869
$25 per person includes library tasting and tasting of current releases.

Winemaker Dinner
Poplar Springs Inn
Thursday, April 23, 2015
This event is being held at Poplar Springs Inn, please visit the Winemaker Dinner page for more information.  Reservations: 540-788-4600

Civil War History and Author Day!
Saturday, May 2, 2015
11:00 am to 5:00 pm

As we draw to a close the 150th commemoration of the Civil War, Gray Ghost hosts its Civil War Authors Event.  This year's spring festivities include renowned authors signing and selling books, and sharing vignettes as well as live cannon fire demonstrations by Captain Dammit.  Join us for this educational event!  Free Admission.
Authors attending and vignette schedule will be posted as it is confirmed.

Ranger Reserve Blending Class
Saturday, May 9, 2015
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Join winemaker Al Kellert as he guides participants through the fine art of blending wines.  Participants will taste each component used in the Ranger Reserve blend (Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Petit Verdot and Malbec) and then make your own blend.  Advance ticket purchase required.  $60 includes class, box lunch and glass of wine.
$60 per person
Tickets currently on sale.

National Wine Tourism Day!
Saturday, May 9, 2015
11:00 am to 5:00 pm

We love any excuse to celebrate wine!  Help us celebrate National Wine Tourism Day with free wine tastings all day and live music from 1:00 to 4:00 pm

Mother's Day at Gray Ghost Vineyards
Sunday, May 10, 2015
11:0o am to 5:00 pm

Take the day and spoil Mom!  Mother's Day festivities include free wine tastings, live music, winery tours and gourmet box lunches.  Please call ahead with box lunch reservations!
540-937-4869

Gray Ghost's Wine Library Tasting
Sunday, June 7, 2015
2:00 to 4:00 pm

(Optional winery tour begins at 1:00 pm)
Three or four different wines are featured at each event.  A limited number of those featured wines will be available for sale to those participating.  Reservations highly recommended: 540-937-4869
$25 per person includes library tasting and tasting of current releases.


Father's Day at Gray Ghost Vineyards
Sunday, June 14, 2015
11:0o am to 5:00 pm

Take the day and spoil Dad!  Father's Day festivities include free wine tastings, live music, winery tours and gourmet box lunches.  Please call ahead with box lunch reservations!
540-937-4869


Gray Ghost's 21st Anniversary Celebration!
Saturday and Sunday, July 11 and 12, 2015
11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Join us for a relaxing weekend celebrating 21 years!  Festivities include winery tours, vineyards tours and live music each day.  Bring a lawn chair and picnic!  (Food will be available for sale)
Free admission

Gray Ghost's Wine Library Tasting
Sunday, Aug 2, 2015
2:00 to 4:00 pm

(Optional winery tour begins at 1:00 pm)
Three or four different wines are featured at each event.  A limited number of those featured wines will be available for sale to those participating.  Reservations highly recommended: 540-937-4869
$25 per person includes library tasting and tasting of current releases.


Gray Ghost's Wine Library Tasting
Sunday, Oct 4, 2015
2:00 to 4:00 pm

(Optional winery tour begins at 1:00 pm)
Three or four different wines are featured at each event.  A limited number of those featured wines will be available for sale to those participating.  Reservations highly recommended: 540-937-4869
$25 per person includes library tasting and tasting of current releases.


Gray Ghost's Gala Release Party!
Celebrating the Release of the 2012 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
Saturday, November 14, 2015
7:30 to 10:30 pm

Gray Ghost's Holiday Kick-off!
Friday, November 27, 2015
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 5 and 6, 2015
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 21st 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

Santa Visits Gray Ghost
Sunday, December 13, 2015
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