With summer just around the corner, it is time to think about how to spend those relaxing days and evenings. One great way to kick back and let loose is to visit some of Maryland’s finest vineyards.
Located in Hydes, the Boordy Vineyard – vineyard is perfect for summer night excursions with family or friends. The vineyard features many events which include farmers markets, concerts, and their signature event, “Truck n’ Tunes,” which features food trucks to go along with their refreshing wine.
Linganore Winecellars in Mt. Airy is a stop you must make before summer’s end. What could be more fun than wine, friends and music? With a wide variety of music spanning from bluegrass to reggae, Linganore Winecellars is the place to be if summer festivals are your scene.
Also located in Mt. Airy is the Black Ankle Vineyard. They feature live music on Friday nights and also have a tasting room to experience with family and friends. If you are looking for a more mellow summer night, this should be near the top of your list.
The Fiore Winery is very unique. The owner previously owned a vineyard in Italy and when he came to Pylesville, he brought Italian influence with him. Their motto is “A Maryland wine with an Italian Accent.” This vineyard will welcome you as if you are longtime best friends.
The Fiore Winery is not the only Italian vineyard in Maryland. The Basignani Winery also was founded on Italian tradition and features an authentic tasting room. The Basignani Winery is in Sparks Glencoe, Maryland.
This next vineyard is family-owned and has exciting events such as tours, tasting rooms and even karaoke! If you are looking for a day of family fun, then Layton’s Chance Winery is the place to go. Located in Vienna, Maryland, you can find all kinds of entertainment to go along with a variety of wine.
There is a plethora of vineyards in Maryland that you can go to for a great wine experience. Each one will have its own unique flavor and style. No matter what you are looking for in a vineward, there is at least one that will delight you! Enjoy your summer to the fullest and visit as many vineyards to experience what Maryland vineyards have to offer. Consult with the staff at Bay Ridge Wine & Spirits for more information.