Va La Home Vineyard in winter mist

“… I have been privileged to walk in some of the world’s most-famous climats, such as Le Montrachet and Clos Vougeot,
and to see them as the farmer sees them and then to drink wine from them made by that farmer or someone in her or his family.
It’s a thrilling experience. Surely, there must also be new vineyards which have the potential for one day being notable climates,
possibly even great ones, which we can see being born in front of our eyes. In my judgment, there would have to be – and there may
be even be one such vineyard ...along the northern Piedmont plateau in Southeast Pennsylvania. Yes, Pennsylvania.”
— Roger Morris, The Daily Meal, January 2013

Brandywine Valley winery

Before setting out to visit please call ahead to verify that regular hours still apply in cases of
inclement weather, or holidays. We attempt to post cancellations on our page in the book of faces:

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On Friday evening extended hours, tastings by the flight will be available until 5 pm,
after that time the wines will be available by the glass and by the bottle.

Press / Social Media: Due to our modest size and facilities we respectfully request that you please
do not re-produce the information contained in this section for dissemination to the general public.
We thank you greatly for your understanding.

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-- Before setting out, please see the Visit Us Page for Menu and important details --

We look forward to seeing you at the little vineyard!

Memorial Day Weekend: Saturday May 29 + SundayMay 30
Bring the blankets and chairs, have a glass of Avondale field wine, and enjoy
the cool cool sounds of The Official Band of Avondalia, the fabulous
Glenn E. Williams Jazz Trio, right here in the little vineyard.
(both days 2:00 to 5:00 pm, weather permitting.)
Please note that outdoor seating is very limited! To request a reservation
please Text: "Reservation" to 484 548 1681

Monday May 31: Memorial Day Monday -- Closed.

July 4th Weekend: Saturday July 3 + Sunday July 4
Live in the vineyard, and dead to their parents, bring the blankets and chairs
for an afternoon concert with Avondale field wines, and the mighty mighty
Glenn E. Williams Jazz Trio of Independence
( both days 2:00 to 5:00 pm, weather permitting )
Please note that outdoor seating is very limited! To request a reservation
please Text: "Reservation" to 484 548 1681

Labor Day Weekend: Saturday September 4 + Sunday September 5
Bring the blankets and chairs and join us for a little Avondale field wine and
a live jazz concert in the backyard with the Sworn Enemies of Work,
the Mighty Glenn E. Williams Trio
(both days 2:00 to 5:00 pm, weather permitting).
Please note that outdoor seating is very limited! To request a reservation
please Text: "Reservation" to 484 548 1681

Monday September 6: Labor Day Monday -- Closed.


January 1: New Year's Day 2021 -- Closed.

April 4: Easter Sunday -- Closed.

Monday May 31: Memorial Day Monday -- Closed.

Monday September 6: Labor Day Monday -- Closed.

October 3: Avondale Lawnmower Appreciation Day -- Open normal hours.

November 25: Thanksgiving Day --Closed. Open again tomorrow.

December 25: Christmas Day-- Closed.

January 1, 2022: New Years Day -- Closed.

We wish you a safe, happy, and beautiful 2022.

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Va La makes some beautifully well made wine, meticulously cared for by a passionate farmer… ”
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Please be aware that we are a very small family farm, and regrettably unable to accommodate
buses, limousines, or groups over 6 persons, under any circumstances please.
Please also be aware that an active, working farm facility where adults are
served alcohol should not be considered an environment
conducive to children or pets. We advocate the responsible consumption of wine,
we do not serve minors or visibly intoxicated persons.

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