Keswick Vineyards is a family owned and operated winery and vineyard located on the Monticello Wine Trail just outside of Charlottesville, Virginia. Originally from Michigan, Al and Cindy Schornberg chose the historic site that is Edgewood Estate for their dream vineyard after searching the country, recognizing its potential for producing world-class wines.
Keswick Vineyards specializes in producing small lots of high quality Virginia wines and a minimalist approach is taken in the winery while focusing attention on the vineyards to produce the best possible fruit. Most of the wines are fermented using natural or native yeast and all of the current red wines are bottled un-fined and un-filtered. While approachable when young, most of the wines produced at Keswick Vineyards will see 5-10 years quite easily in the bottle, reflecting the personal tastes of the owners and winemaker.
Winemaker: Stephen Barnard
Wines Typically Available:
Whites: Verdejo, Viognier, Chardonnay
Reds: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Merlot, Norton, Syrah, Touriga, Chambourcin
Open Daily 10am-5pm
Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Years Day.
Public: Wine Down Wednesday music series, Eats & Beats Music Series, Yappy Hours with local shelters, Winemaker Dinners, Barrel Tastings
Private: Space available for private event rental, including wedding space. Contact:
Food Available: Light snacks are available in the tasting room, however picnics are strongly encouraged!
Pet Policy: Leashed dogs allowed inside the tasting room and in outdoor seating areas. There is also a fenced in dog park onsite.