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Flying Fox Vineyard

Address: Corner of Hwy 151 & Chapel Hollow Road, Afton, VA 22920
Phone Number: 434-361-1692
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Ranked #3 of 10 things to do in Afton
Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
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Type: Wineries, Food & Drink
Hours:
Fri - Mon 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Afton, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

In the midst of a wide variety of vineyards in this Virginia area Flying fox stands out- their award winning wines are beautiful, the prices reasonable, and the tasting room is always welcoming and filled with interesting people. So the combination makes a wonderful break in any trip and buying some of their wine means that you can create some... More 

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Ashburn, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

Lovely small tasting room, excellent wines. You feel right at home. Make to pay attention to the artwork that makes up their labels. Staff is warm and welcoming!

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King George, Virginia
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35 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This winery tasting room is off-site from the vineyard. The wines were good and the small tasting room was in a good location.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Stopped by this quaint place on a Sunday afternoon - the owner was so kind and the wine was absolutely divine! They also offered a sample of their fantastic mulled wine for the winter season as well. Join the wine club as while this may not be the most scenic of the surrounding wineries, you will appreciate the quality wine... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I didn't think much of Flying Fox as I drove up, but I loved all the wines! The view and atmosphere were nothing great, but the wines were fantastic and the value amazing. I will definitely buy their wines in the future!

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Richmond, Virginia
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Stopped in with a few friends while staying at Wintergreen and enjoyed the experience. This is a fairly small tasting room but nicely laid out and the staff took the time to explain their craft.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

As part of our drive along the breweries and wineries in route 151, we made a stop here for some wine tastings. The lady who took care of us, along with her dog Carson, were very helpful and friendly. She did a great job explaining the tastes and history of each wine we tasted. I am very partial to reds,... More 

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Newport News, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We loved the wine tasting here. The staff was knowledgeable and very friendly. We don't drink a lot of wine, but we are about to, as we bought a case of delicious reds and whites.

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Kingston, New York
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Flying Fox is a smaller winery, but don't let this make you skip it. The tasting room is still big enough to seat many, and the wines speak for themselves. The staff was knowledgeable and friendly. Very enjoyable visit!

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

While visiting Rt 151, this is a "Must See" winery! They offer a nice selection of wines and the tasting room is quaint and beautiful and staffed with knowledgeable, helpful staff. They are also attached to the Bleu Ridge B&B, which looks very interesting.

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