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!)

 

 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.



Irresistible Chocolates and Cabernet
Saturday and Sunday, February 13 and 14, 2016
Entry to event:  11:00 am to 4:00 pm,
the winery is open until 5:00 pm

It is the 22nd Anniversary of the most popular Valentine winery event in Virginia!  Indulge in an extensive array of chocolate desserts while  enjoying Gray Ghost's Gold-medal winning red wines!  Admission includes unlimited desserts, red wine tastings, white wine tasting and a limited edition, collectible Valentine glass!
$20 per person
Snow, rain or shine.
No reservations necessary.


Winemaker Brunch
Sunday, February 28, 2016
1:00 pm
The Flint Hill Public House
This event is held at The Flint Hill Public House in Flint Hill, Virginia
For more information, please visit the Winemaker Dinner page
For reservations: 540-675-1700
Accommodations available.


Annual Barrel Tasting
Saturday and Sunday, March 12 and 13, 2016
Entry to event: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm,
the winery is open until 5:00 pm

This fun and educational event is held in the underground barrel room!  Taste developing wines and experience blending!  This is the ONLY opportunity to reserve futures of the intense 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon!  No reservations necessary.
$20 per person includes barrel tasting, tasting of current releases, logo glass and light hors d'oeuvres
(Futures orders may be phoned in this weekend only: 540-937-4869)


Winemaker Dinner
Saturday, March 19, 2016
7:00 pm
The Marriott Ranch
This event is held at The Marriott Ranch in Hume, Virginia
For more information, please visit the Winemaker Dinner page
For reservations: 540-364-2627
Accommodations available.


Vertical Ranger Reserve and Petit Verdot Tasting
Saturday, April 2, 2016
7:30 to 10:00 pm

This candlelit, black-tie optional evening features past vintages of Gray Ghost's Bordeaux blend, Ranger Reserve, as well as a few vintages of Petit Verdot.  The evening includes gourmet, heavy hors d'oeuvres and discussion.  Advanced ticket purchase required.
$125 per person
Tickets currently on sale.


Wine Library Tasting
Sunday, May 1, 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:
2002 Merlot
1999 Cabernet Sauvignon
1996 Cabernet Sauvignon
2004 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

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!

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 box lunch (prepaid reservations for box lunches).
540-937-4869

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

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 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!

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 and winery tours.

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