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Black Dog Racing at JBR Vineyards & Winery

Jul 29 | JBR Vineyards & Winery to host Brandon McClure of Black Dog Racing On July 29, 2-4 PM, at their vineyard in Giles County (1360 Springdale Rd), Brandon McClure of  Black Dog Racing will be visiting JBR Vineyards. He will have his car at the vineyard from 2-4pm. Here is a chance to meet a real race car driver...
owners of JBR standing in vineyard

JBR Vineyards & Winery to Host Grand Opening Ceremony

May 30 | JBR Vineyards & Winery to Host Grand Opening Ceremony Giles County, VA– Tucked in the mountains of Giles County, JBR Vineyards & Winery has been developing their grape vines since 2006. The first bottle of Giles County wine was sold on May 28, 2015. Two varieties of classic wine grapes (vitis vinifera) are exclusively grown: Pinot Noir...

JBR Vineyard shares an update

JBR Vineyard shares an update Our friends at JBR Vineyards, here in Giles County have been hard at work expanding their growing vineyard. You can learn more about the vineyard on their Facebook page.  

JBR Vineyards realizes fruits of many years’ labors

JBR Vineyards realizes fruits of many years’ labors Originally published by the Roanoke Times, May 2016 The third time was the charm when Narrows native Jesse Ring set out more than a decade ago to plant grapes in Giles County. The first trial planting of 100 vines in 2003, while Ring was still living in California, failed to grow. A...

April 23, 2016- Sustainable Viticulture at JBR Vineyards

April 23, 2016- Sustainable Viticulture at JBR Vineyards 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. JBR Vineyards, 1251 Springdale Road (Not GPS-able. Go 1.8 miles up Springdale Road from Trigg. No facilities.)   Learn about sustainable viticulture practices Site selection Erosion control Water usage How to minimize use of pesticides Fertilizer usage Composting Animal control More See a working wine grape vineyard Observe planting techniques...
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JBR Vineyards is Expanding

JBR Vineyards – First In Giles – Is Expanding JBR Vineyards LLC planted the first vineyard in Giles County, Virginia in 2006, with a replanting occurring in 2009. Two varieties of classic wine grapes (vitis vinifera) are exclusively grown: Pinot Noir for red wine and Riesling for white wine. By 2013, the vineyard had reached full production. Also in 2013,...

JBR Vineyards Is Expanding

JBR Vineyards – First In Giles – Is Expanding JBR Vineyards LLC planted the first vineyard in Giles County, Virginia in 2006, with a replanting occurring in 2009. Two varieties of classic wine grapes (vitis vinifera) are exclusively grown: Pinot Noir for red wine and Riesling for white wine. By 2013, the vineyard had reached full production. Also in 2013,...

JBR wine now on menu at Mountain Lake Lodge

JBR wine now on menu at Mountain Lake Lodge Originally from Roanoke Times. Posted: Thursday, July 7, 2016 12:15 am JBR Vineyards & Winery is proud to announce that our Giles County Riesling is now carried at Mountain Lake Lodge, adding a local Virginia wine to the lodge’s extensive wine list. JBR is an official Virginia Farm Winery that cultivates...

Top 10 Things To Do Before Summer Ends

Top 10 Things To Do Before Summer Ends Even though summer is coming to an end, there’s still several sunny days left for some summer fun! The time is NOW to find an adventure here in Giles County before the school bells start ringing and the colors of the leaves start changing. There is an abundance of fun activities that...

Governor McAuliffe Announces New Jobs, Investment in Giles County

Governor McAuliffe Announces New Jobs, Investment in Giles County   RICHMOND– Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that JBR Vineyards, LLC will expand its vineyard operation to open a farm winery in Giles County. The company will invest over a quarter of a million dollars in the construction of its new winery and tasting room, which will create two new jobs.  JBR...