Eat Local Archives - The Williamsburg Winery


Don’t Forget the Wine When Planning Your Picnic

Eat Local, Food, Wine

With spring in the air, it’s time to plan for a picnic. Whatever’s in your basket, don’t forget to pack a bottle of wine from the Williamsburg Winery. Kenny Bumbaco,… Continue reading Don’t Forget the Wine When Planning Your Picnic


Rediscover the World’s Most Ancient Fermented Beverage at Silver Hand

Culture, Date Night, Eat Local

This is another in a series of posts highlighting The Williamsburg Taste the Trail Package that offers guests at Wedmore Place an opportunity to explore multiple award-winning wine, craft beers… Continue reading Rediscover the World’s Most Ancient Fermented Beverage at Silver Hand


Plan Your Day Visiting Williamsburg After a Good Night’s Rest at Wedmore Place

Culture, Date Night, Eat Local

Spending the night at Wedmore Place is a marvelous retreat in itself, and often guests of the Williamsburg Winery hotel find the green space at Wessex Hundred so restorative, they… Continue reading Plan Your Day Visiting Williamsburg After a Good Night’s Rest at Wedmore Place


Taste the Trail: Experience What’s on Tap Along with the Best-Ever Soft Pretzel at Alewerks

Culture, Eat Local, Food

This is the first in a series of posts highlighting The Williamsburg Taste the Trail Package that offers guests at Wedmore Place an opportunity to explore multiple award-winning wine, brews… Continue reading Taste the Trail: Experience What’s on Tap Along with the Best-Ever Soft Pretzel at Alewerks


Seasonal Ingredients, Four Wines Highlight new Chef’s Notebook Dinner Series at Gabriel Archer Tavern

Eat Local, Food, Wine

Savor Virginia’s bounty on your plate as part of the Williamsburg Winery’s new Chef’s Notebook dinner series. The first of these monthly epicurean journeys will be offered on Thursday, Feb.… Continue reading Seasonal Ingredients, Four Wines Highlight new Chef’s Notebook Dinner Series at Gabriel Archer Tavern


The Williamsburg Winery’s Newest Chef Returns to His Roots

Behind the Scenes, Eat Local, Fine Dining

The Williamsburg Winery’s new Chef de Cuisine is at home at Wessex Hundred. A native New Yorker, Jake Wechsler moved to Williamsburg with his family at the age of 15… Continue reading The Williamsburg Winery’s Newest Chef Returns to His Roots


Revel in the Gabriel Archer Tavern, a Welcome Respite with a Storied History

Eat Local, Fine Dining, Food

“Hello! Welcome!”  The frequent greetings from Patrick Duffeler turns some heads as he walks through the Gabriel Archer Tavern on the grounds of the winery and farm he founded decades… Continue reading Revel in the Gabriel Archer Tavern, a Welcome Respite with a Storied History


A Taste of Italy in Virginia

Behind the Scenes, Eat Local, Food

From home-grown herbs and produce to Eastern Shore oysters and Edwards Surry ham, The Winery takes great care in selecting the finest quality meats, fruits and vegetables to serve to… Continue reading A Taste of Italy in Virginia


Breaking Bread with Prosperity Kitchen and Pantry at the Virginia Beach Wine Bar

Eat Local, Food, Wine

There’s just something about bread that makes it go perfectly with a glass of vino.  The two also have a few things in common.  Both are hand-crafted – think of… Continue reading Breaking Bread with Prosperity Kitchen and Pantry at the Virginia Beach Wine Bar


Rock-On With Oysters Rockefeller

Eat Local, Food, Wine

Thank goodness for that brave man who ate that first oyster. Because, ever since, we’ve been eating them as often as possible. Raw. Steamed. On the half-shell. And, whenever we… Continue reading Rock-On With Oysters Rockefeller


Sweet Collaborations: Twisted Sisters and The Williamsburg Winery

Eat Local, Food, Wine

What’s better than taking a bite out of a yummy homemade cupcake? Taking a bite out of a handcrafted cupcake infused with handcrafted wine from The Williamsburg Winery.  Twisted Sisters… Continue reading Sweet Collaborations: Twisted Sisters and The Williamsburg Winery

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