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Philip Carter Winery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great tasting

Stopped here when my mother in law was in town. What a fun tasting! It's a beautiful building with... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2017
Culpeper, Virginia
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Pleasant Winery with Superior Wines

Our family visited Philip Carter last week in connection with the Fauquier County Holiday Wine... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2017
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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For three centuries, our family has made our way of life in the rolling landscapes of Fauquier County, Virginia. We have proudly served as stewards of the Virginia Piedmont, a unique and special place enriched with cultural significance of sweeping...more
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4366 Stillhouse Rd, Hume, VA 22639-1825
+1 540-364-1203
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

I had a great time at this winery. I purchased a deal on Yelp for my friend and I. The deal included a tour, wine tasting, and a picnic basket. All of it was great. We toured the vineyard and facility. There were 9 different...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

The wines were good, but we had a really hard time not totally walking out due to the poor hygiene of the pourer. The gentleman in his 30s would side swipe his nostril, wipe his mouse ache, then slap the rubber poured on the next...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Went there for "tulip" festival, saw no tulips, went to buy tickets, sold out, employees there didn't really care, even though there was not a lot of people at the festival. Wife and I bought a glass of wine sat outside, went to get cider...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here when my mother in law was in town. What a fun tasting! It's a beautiful building with lots of outdoor seating. The entire staff was lovely and knowledgeable. The tasting menu was well rounded and included the VA grapes I've come to expect...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Our family visited Philip Carter last week in connection with the Fauquier County Holiday Wine Trail. Our tastings included a number of solid whites and reds, ranging from superior (Governor Fauquier among the whites) to exceptional (1762, available only to wine club members). The staff...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 9, 2017

We have been coming here a few times a year for the last 18 months. Bring our adult children and grandchildren. View is awesome. Relax outside, or inside. Wine tasting worth the time and $$. We joined as members and really look forward to our...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ana-in-VA
Reviewed September 2, 2017

I recently purchased a Groupon to visit the Philip Carter Winery ALL the way out in Hume, VA. At first I was hesitant as it is about an hour drive (with little to no traffic) from Ballston, VA, but the trip was well worth it....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed August 29, 2017

The tastings are generous and on the whole the servers know their wines. I have found their enthusiasm for the product to vary from almost indifference to genuine enjoyment. The wines are good and even when crowded this is a fun place!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Betty A
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Our server was very friendly and we were able to immediately do our tasting upon arrival. The tasting is $8 for three whites, one rose and four red wines plus a dessert wine. Our favorite overall was the 2014 Governor Fauquier. We purchased a couple...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank DeutschDame
Reviewed August 25, 2017

First, the wines are excellent. The quality of the wines is superior to that of many other wineries in the region. Our two favorites are Philip Carter Winery and Delaplane Winery. The setting at Philip Carter is beautiful. It is a perfect place to bring...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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