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Trump Winery Wins two Double Gold and three Gold medals at America’s largest and most influential…

Trump Winery Wins two Double Gold and three Gold medals at America’s largest and most influential…

Trump Winery awarded two Double Gold medals and three Gold medals at the 2018 San Francisco International Wine Competition. More...


BUSINESS INSIDER VISITED TRUMP WINERY

BUSINESS INSIDER VISITED TRUMP WINERY

We visited the controversial, award-winning Trump Winery in Charlottesville - and it was a shockingly good experience. More...


Trump Winery wins two Gold medals at Monticello Cup Awards

Trump Winery wins two Gold medals at Monticello Cup Awards

Trump Winery wins Gold medals for 2012 Blanc de Blanc and 2015 New World Reserve at Monticello Cup Awards-- our region’s most prestigious wine competition.


Trump Winery awarded Gold at Experience Rosé

Trump Winery awarded Gold at Experience Rosé

Trump Winery’s 2014 Sparkling Rosé was awarded a Gold medal with a 96 point rating at the 2018 Experience Rosé wine competition. 


Top Wedding Vendors 2017

Top Wedding Vendors 2017

Top Wedding Vendors 2017 is a comprehensive list of hundreds of the highest quality wedding professionals throughout the Commonwealth. Virginia Living's editorial staff reviewed thousands of vendors in more than 30 categories and selected only those who consistently deliver the highest quality products and customer service.


2016 Wedding of the Year at Trump Grand Hall

2016 Wedding of the Year at Trump Grand Hall

Gia + Drew's elegant wedding at Trump Grand Hall was named the 2016 Wedding of Year by Charlottesville Wine & Country Magazine. More...


A very big deal: Inside the Trump winery

A very big deal: Inside the Trump winery

Roger Morris, wine, food, travel and business writer for 20+ publications, details the history and recent success of Trump Winery. More...


Grapes of Wealth: Trump winery succeeds despite political climate

Grapes of Wealth: Trump winery succeeds despite political climate

Since Donald J. Trump announced his run for president a year ago, Trump Winery, owned independently and run by his son Eric, has exceeded expectations in the tasting room and the boardroom. More...


Trump Winery: Sometimes a Wine is Just a Wine

Trump Winery: Sometimes a Wine is Just a Wine

Famed wine critic James Suckling visits Trump Winery and highly rates three of our sparkling wines. More...


Pop, pop, fizz, fizz: Bubbly wine in Virginia and beyond

Pop, pop, fizz, fizz: Bubbly wine in Virginia and beyond

Erin Scale from C-ville Weekly explores the history of sparkling wine, making a stop at Trump Winery. She then interviews our winemaker, Jonathan Wheeler about his award wining sparkling. More...


Polls Are In and Trump Is Winning the Tasting Rooms

Polls Are In and Trump Is Winning the Tasting Rooms

The jury's still out on whether Donald Trump can or should be president, but let’s face it, the guy knows real estate, and maybe, now wine. More...


America’s Unsung Wine Region Comes of Age

America’s Unsung Wine Region Comes of Age

Ted Loos of Travel and Leisure reflects on his stay at Albemarle Estate, his impression of Trump Winery, and the growing success of Virginia wine country. More...


Grand Opening Of Albemarle Estate At Trump Winery

Grand Opening Of Albemarle Estate At Trump Winery

More than 100 people attended the opening, which included a flute of Trump sparkling wine and tours of the 26,000-square-foot home. The Daily Progress provides a photo tour of the Albemarle Estate and a clip of remarks made by Virginia’s Secretary of Agriculture, Eric Trump, and Donald Trump.


Albemarle Estate at Trump Winery open for business

Albemarle Estate at Trump Winery open for business

Paula C. Squires from Virginia Business announces the opening of Albemarle Estate calling it "a gracious refuge to people in search of a luxury boutique hotel." More...


DONALD J. TRUMP & ERIC TRUMP UNVEIL NEWEST ADDITION TO TRUMP ESTATE COLLECTION, ALBEMARLE ESTATE AT

DONALD J. TRUMP & ERIC TRUMP UNVEIL NEWEST ADDITION TO TRUMP ESTATE COLLECTION, ALBEMARLE ESTATE AT

Donald J. Trump, Chairman & President of the Trump Organization along with Eric Trump, Executive Vice President of development and acquisitions for the Trump Organization and President of Trump Winery, unveiled today the stunning Albemarle Estate at Trump Winery in Charlottesville, Virginia.


Trump Winery wins double gold at San Francisco

Trump Winery wins double gold at San Francisco

Trump Winery won six medals for their estate-bottled wines, including two Méthode Champenoise Virginia sparkling wines: double gold for 2009 Blanc de Blanc and gold for 2008 Sparkling Reserve. Trump’s 2014 Viognier was awarded gold. More...


Trump Winery wins back-to-back Monticello Cup

Trump Winery wins back-to-back Monticello Cup

Trump Winery remains the reigning champion of the Monticello Cup after winning the competition for the second year in a row. The prestigious 2015 Monticello Cup was presented to Trump Winery by Washington Post wine columnist Dave McIntyre for the 2008 Sparkling Reserve.  More...

 


Newsplex Wine Wednesday: Sabering

Newsplex Wine Wednesday: Sabering

Trump Winemaker , Jonathan Wheeler, teaches Charlottesville Newsplex reporter Dan Shutte how to open a bottle of Trump Blanc de Blanc with a champagne saber. Video...


Trump Winery 2012 New World Reserve Jefferson Cup Nominee

Trump Winery 2012 New World Reserve Jefferson Cup Nominee

Our 2012 New World Reserve was a Jefferson Cup Nominee, equivalent to a Double Gold and the 2013 Meritage was awarded a Medal of American Merit, equivalent to Silver. More...


Treat Yourself to a Little Bubbly from Virginia

Treat Yourself to a Little Bubbly from Virginia

"Of the approximately 254 wineries in Virginia, only 18 produce a sparkling wine, with some wineries producing more than one selection" Viva Tysons Magazine explores Sparkling Wine producers located in Virginia starting with Trump Winery. More...


Trump Winery’s 2013 Viognier Awarded Best-in-Class

Trump Winery’s 2013 Viognier Awarded Best-in-Class

Trump Winery wins “Best-of-Class” award for our 2013 Viognier at the 2014 INDY International Wine Competition held by Purdue University. T. In addition to the Viognier, Trump Winery submitted three other wines and all were awarded medals. More...


Tampa Bay Fine Wine Guide Discovers Monticello Wine Trail

Tampa Bay Fine Wine Guide Discovers Monticello Wine Trail

Tampa Bay Fine Wine Guide visits Charlottesville's top inns, restaurants, historical sites and the "Birthplace of American Wine". In this article, Brian Aungst tours 10 wineries along the Monticello Wine Trail including Trump Winery.   More...


Bibenda rates Trump wine

Bibenda rates Trump wine

The history, growth, and success of Trump Winery is featured in an eight page spread in Bibenda. Ratings for 11 wines were awarded including 89 points for the 2007 Sparkling Reserve. More...


Architectural Digest takes A look at some of the world’s most beautiful contemporary private chapels

Architectural Digest takes A look at some of the world’s most beautiful contemporary private chapels

An elegant take on the Gothic Revival style of 18th-century England, the redbrick chapel designed by David Easton contains traditional box pews and 1804 Longman & Herron organ. The chapel is now used for weddings.More ...


Trump Winery Offering Carriage Rides

Trump Winery Offering Carriage Rides

Trump Winery in Albemarle County is opening its gates to the public for an exclusive look at its vines. Annually, the winery offers horse-drawn carriage rides around the property, complete with hot port-wine cider. More...


10 Great CVille Sparkling Wines

10 Great CVille Sparkling Wines

Trump Winery’s 2009 Sparkling Rosé named one of the Top 10 Best Sparkling Wines in Charlottesville by Scoutology.  Sparkling Rosé is a Chardonnay and Pinot Noir blend with a creamy character. More ...


Rising Star of the Year Eric Trump

Rising Star of the Year Eric Trump

Video from Wine Enthusiast Magazine's 2014 Wine Star Awards Ceremony featuring Eric Trump, winner of the 2013 Rising Star of the Year category. For the full list of videos, visit the Wine Star Award Video page on Wine Enthusiast. 2013 Rising Star of the Year More...


Trump Winery Wins 2014 Monticello Cup

Trump Winery Wins 2014 Monticello Cup

Virginia’s Secretary of Agriculture, Todd Haymore, awarded the 2014 Monticello Cup to Trump Winery’s 2009 Sparkling Rosé at an awards ceremony held at the Jefferson Theater in Charlottesville, VA. Trump Winery’s 2012 Meritage also won a gold medal—winning.More...


Trump Winery’s 2012 Meritage Awarded Best-of-Class

Trump Winery’s 2012 Meritage Awarded Best-of-Class

Trump Winery is pleased to announce the recent “Best-of-Class” award for our 2012 Meritage at the 2014 East Meets West-Eastern Division wine competition held by Vineyard & Winery Management Magazine. More...


Trump Winery Awarded in 2014 Govener’s Cup

Trump Winery Awarded in 2014 Govener’s Cup

Trump Winery is proud to share their recent win of two silver medals and one bronze at the 2014 Governor’s Cup. The winery has been honored with silver medals for the 2009 Sparkling Blanc de Noir and 2012 Chardonnay as well as a Bronze medal for the 2012 Rosé. More...


2012 Viognier named a Top Rated Viognier by Gayot

2012 Viognier named a Top Rated Viognier by Gayot

Gayot, an internationally renowned guide to dining, hotels, travel and lifestyle for readers has reviewed Viognier from around the globe to come up with their Top Rated. Twenty-eight Viogniers from six countries made the list. Two Virginia Viogniers, Chrysalis Vineyards and Trump Winery, made the Top Rated list out scoring wines from Argentina, Australia, Chile, South Africa, Washington and California. More...


Black Bass Killer Pairing with Trump Winery Sixteen Restaurant

Black Bass Killer Pairing with Trump Winery Sixteen Restaurant

Sip into spring with this "Killer Paring" at Sixteen Restaurant at the Trump Hotel in Chicago. Wine Channel TV host Jessica Altieri joins Dan Pilkey, Director of Restaurant and Trump Winery GM Kerry Woolard for this mouth watering wine and food pairing. More...


2008 Blanc de Noir in the TOP TEN of American Sparkling Wines by Gayot

2008 Blanc de Noir in the TOP TEN of American Sparkling Wines by Gayot

Gayot set out to find the best sparkling wines in the United States. They state, “Although most American wineries are not allowed by law to dub their bubbly as Champagne, most of our bottles are just as good as those made in the French region called Champagne.” In their findings, Trump Winery’s 2008 Blanc de Noir was named Top Ten American sparkling wines. More...


Vineyards that are putting Virginia on the fine-wine map, Washington Post

Vineyards that are putting Virginia on the fine-wine map, Washington Post

A new generation of Virginia winemakers has begun to produce wines that can compete with the best of those from California and Europe.  Decanter magazine in July called this area“the next big thing in American wine.”  More...