Hit the Virginia Wine Tasting Trail

What’s On Washington

Boxwood Winery in Middleburg, VA is open Thursday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. With ties to the Washington Redskins, Boxwood Estates has one of the most beautiful barrel rooms in the region. Created by former Redskins owner, Jack Kent Cooke, Boxwood is known for its estate grown Bordeaux-style blends. boxwoodwinery.com.

Virginia has dozens of wineries within a short distance of DC giving you lots of opportunities for a quick day trip.

To help you get the most out of your wine adventure, here are some of the best wineries within a one-hour drive: Boxwood Estates and Chrysalis Vineyards in Middleburg; RdV Vineyards and Barrel Oak Winery in Delaplane; Potomac Point Winery in Stafford; Doukenie Winery in Purcellville; Linden Vineyards in Linden; Pearmund Cellars in Broad Run; and Naked Mountain Winery in Markham.

All have opened for the summer, with mostly outdoor seating, have pick-up service and are following CDC safety guidelines. winetastingtrail.com.