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Horton Vineyards

6399 Spotswood Trl, Gordonsville, VA 22942-7735
+1 540-832-7440
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Nice winery

This winery is a good one to visit if you have people with different preferences. Good variety of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mkj63
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Richmond, Virginia
via mobile
Small out of the way winery with great tasting wines!

Visited Horton today on the advise of a friend and was very happy we did. The gal that helped us... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John W
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Virginia Beach, United States
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Horton Vineyards specializes in high quality Virginia wine. Varieties include Viognier, Cabernet Franc, Norton, Tannat, Petit Manseng, and much more. Visit for the largest variety offering in the area and an enthusiastic staff to help you find the wines you enjoy.
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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“fruit wines” (20 reviews)
“sweet wine” (7 reviews)
“great wine” (9 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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6399 Spotswood Trl, Gordonsville, VA 22942-7735
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+1 540-832-7440
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This winery is a good one to visit if you have people with different preferences. Good variety of dry and sweet wines. Their port wine is very good!! The only issue I have is I purchased 6 bottles of wine and still has to pay...More

Thank mkj63
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Horton today on the advise of a friend and was very happy we did. The gal that helped us was sweet, friendly and very knowledgeable. The Freedom wine is now my favorite wine and I don't think the case we purchased will last very...More

Thank John W
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We were celebrating a 60th birthday and had 3 wineries booked. This was 2nd stop. Ashley set us up in an upstairs room where we sat as she talked about the wine and poured for us. This was pre arranged and she went out of...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

Our 'prearranged' senior bus group arrived at the winery on a dull, gray, rainy afternoon. The grounds were lovely and the vines under excellent care. Inside the very small tasting area it was dim and cramped. Most of our group opted for a paid tasting....More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We recently visited Horton Vineyard for a second time after nearly 10 years. We remember Horton as one of our favorite wineries in all of Virginia. The wine taste and selection is truly top notch. Our visit this time left us disappointed for sure. The...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Approaching the Winery, we were amazed by the landscaping of the vines. The tasting room area was nice and the presenter friendly and new to the job. The first wine of the tasting was a white Touriga Nacional varietal which was (to my taste), too...More

Thank mhensleyowb
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Great wine, busy tasting room on st paddy’s day, but perfect quick stop as we were killing time before a wedding! I didn’t do the tasting, just went up and ordered a glass of Norton. They had a craft table for the kids, so I...More

Thank vpiturtle13
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This place totally rocks! The winery has been kept in the family for years and they truly love what they do and make the experience so fun! They let us hang around a little after they closed (many wineries this way close at 5pm) and...More

Thank Hannah M
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Had a really enjoyable visit - tasted 10 wines for $6, and ended up buying the Port (must try!), the Viognet, and the Concord Grape. Lots of unique wines to try - some dry wines, but mostly on the sweeter side and a lot of...More

Thank Courtney O
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

A beautiful setting to taste any of their wines (40 available during our visit). Tasting prices are reasonable, $6 per flight of 10. The wines are fair to good with interesting attempts to blend fruit with their wines varietals. One of the original properties to...More

Thank Drbrooks4337
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Richard G
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Response from Theresa G | Reviewed this property |
I do not think there are any wineries I did not enjoy! The best, so far, were Horton, Barboursville. The first wine tour we did was the Bedford wine trail (best to do a "wine trail" by regions, as Peter stated above... More
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