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Va La Vineyards

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Northern Italian winery in PA

We were visiting from out of town and are huge wine lovers so we decided to pay a visit to Va La... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Long Island, New York
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Excellent Little Winery!

Wow... We visited this Vineyard on a tour of local vineyards. The tasting room is not as pretty... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Avondale, Pennsylvania
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8822 Gap Newport Pike, Avondale, PA 19311-9740
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We were visiting from out of town and are huge wine lovers so we decided to pay a visit to Va La Vineyards because of their outstanding reputation. Va La really is like no other vineyard we have ever visited. The wines are all (or...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Wow... We visited this Vineyard on a tour of local vineyards. The tasting room is not as pretty as some of the others in Chester County, but it is very nice. There was music as well provided by a very good trio, but the best...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

The wine tasting fee is $20 for 5 different wines, 2 whites and 3 reds, paired with wonderful local cheeses. The last pairing was with a locally made chocolate truffle. It's a great historic barn setting and very casual, and you are not rushed. The...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed June 27, 2018

We have been to Va La five or six times over the past few years. We were so happy to discover it. Whenever we go to the Brandywine Valley, we plan it around a visit to Va La, the "little vineyard". They grow and blend...More

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Reviewed May 26, 2018

Listed as one of the 101 best wineries in America in 2017! Va La was a wonderful find for us. We appreciated the rustic setting, and the wine bar tasting with limited seating for sense of intimacy for a family owned business. Tasting flight was...More

Thank ArtsyGalBaltimore
Reviewed April 8, 2018

I was initially put off by the $20 wine tasting fee but my buddy was nice enough to chip in for me and so we sat down for some nice Italian-style wines. The woman who gave the tasting is from the Italian family that owns...More

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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I recently spent a long weekend in the Brandywine Valley and wanted to check out some wineries. This one happened to be near our Airbnb so we decided to give it a go, and we are very glad we did. The overall...More

1  Thank wanderlustkn
Reviewed August 16, 2017

The Italian vintners have managed to coax a nice variety of wines from their small, 7.5 acre parcel. There are different soils even in this small area. The white wines are purposely produced to have the same kind of depth as the reds, which is...More

Thank lawcello
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

A lovely family owned winery with a great story. Beautifully restored barn and tasting room. Delicious wines like you'll find in Italy

Thank Kristyn F
Reviewed February 26, 2017

Our daughter recommended this winery. Although they had a special Valentines Day offering with many customers having reservations, they accommodated our visit. The wine was delicious and each wine was paired with cheese and chocolate. A very enjoyable visit. The wine is on the expensive...More

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August 17, 2018|
Response from Gary S | Reviewed this property |
From what we understood, no. They don't produce enough to sell in other locations outside the vineyard.