Philip Carter Winery
As the Founding Family of American Wine ™, there are few places that can boast the depth of American wine history that Philip Carter Winery reflects. Our family carries a historic legacy as producers of the first internationally recognized fine wines in America on October 20, 1762, and we are completely passionate about our pursuit of excellence in wine.
For three centuries, the Philip Carter Winery family has made a way of life in the rolling landscapes of Fauquier County, Virginia and proudly serving as stewards of the Virginia Piedmont, a unique and special place enriched with cultural significance of sweeping historical importance. You are invited to share these pastoral meadows, primordial forests, and gentle slopes lined with lush vineyards that our family has called home for generations.
As the Founding Family of American Wine ™, there are few places that can boast the depth of American wine history that Philip Carter Winery reflects. Our family carries a historic legacy as producers of the first internationally recognized fine wines in America on October 20, 1762, and we are comple
Varietals: 2020 Cleve, 2022 Gov. Fauquier, Vidal Blanc, 2021 Sweet Danielle, 2021 Shirley Chardonnay, 2021 Sabine Hall Viognier, 2021 Verde, 2021 Rosewell, 2021 Chambourcin, and 2021 Nomini Hall Cabernet Franc
Hours: Monday, Thursday, & Friday – 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Saturday – 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Sunday – 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
**Tuesdays & Wednesdays – CLOSED**
Children / Under Age: We welcome families with well-behaved children. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Our tour is a 21+ experience exclusively. Only those 21 and older are permitted to consume or purchase alcohol.
Pets: We are dog friendly for friendly dogs. Dogs must remain leashed and supervised at all times. We provide dog bowls for water.
Bus / Limo: Please contact us for required reservations for groups larger than 8 people.
Reservations: Reservations are available for anyone but are only required for Tours, VIP Gazebos, & Groups Larger than 8 people)
Private Events: Philip Carter Winery is nestled on 27 acres of rolling hills in the heart of Fauquier County’s Wine Country. The intimate surroundings and lush green vineyards provide a majestic backdrop to your special event.
Tastings: Through education and cultural experience, we seek to bring each guest a bit closer to the history and beauty of wine in Virginia. Seasonal offerings and regular programs in wine education promote the very best of our own personal wine journey.
- Weekend Live Music (Check event calendar)