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Exploring Two Scenic Wineries in Maryland

With cool fall weather, it's time to continue our exploration of some of the scenic wineries around the Maryland and Virginia countryside, and so for our next exploration we have selected two wineries nestled in a picturesque rolling green hills of Frederick County.

Exploring a picturesque winery in Maryland
Exploring a picturesque winery in Maryland
Our Saturday afternoon exploration will entail a visit to two wineries in Maryland nestled amid the rolling hills of Frederick County.

Exploring two Picturesque Wineries in Maryland

Hidden Hills Farm and Vineyard

We will start our Saturday afternoon at Hidden Hills Farm and Vineyard nestled amid the rolling hills of Frederick County, Maryland.

The varietals planted at the vineyard have been carefully selected, staying true to the micro-climate as well as the region. The wines are crafted in small blocks, showcasing their best characteristics with a refined complexity.

Grapes in a vineyard
Grapes in a vineyard
The grape varietals includes Cabernet Franc, Sauvignon Blanc, Vidal Blanc, and Chambourcin. .

We will explore their different wines and enjoy a glass or two in the beautiful surrounding. You can bring your own food pairing to the winery.

New Market Plains Vineyards

New Market Plains Vineyards is located on the former estate of Nicholas Hall, Sr., the co-founder of New Market, MD.

Wine tasting at the vineyard
Wine tasting at the vineyard
The farm has remained in the family since the 1760's with the vineyards replanted in 2012 with a first vintage in 2014.

The grape varietals include Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Merlot, Muscat Blanc, Petit Verdot and Syrah.

Getting There

We will meet at Hidden Hills Farm and Vineyard.

When you enter the driveway, bear right at the first fork (past the barn entrance), then bear left at the second fork (past the old stone farmhouse). Continue the driveway through the stone lampposts.

We will meet in the Owner's private cellar. Look for the signs directing you to the cellar !!

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Event Details

Event:

Description: Exploring Linganore Winecellars in Maryland nestled amid the rolling hills of Frederick County.

Date/Time: Saturday Ooctober 12, 2019 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Admission: Free / Grapes & Grains members must RSVP

Tentative Schedule

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm - Hidden Hills Farm and Vineyard
7550 Green Valley Rd. Frederick, Maryland 21701

Google Map for Hidden Hills Farm and Vineyard

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm - New Market Plains Vineyards
11111 W. Baldwin Rd New Market, MD 21774 (GPS Try Monrovia, MD 21770)

Google Map for New Market Plains Vineyards





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