Category Archives: Cider-Mead-Wine

Wineries, cideries, and meaderies in West Virginia

West Virginia wineries attend Tourism Day at Legislature

It was Tourism Day at the Legislature and among the businesses exhibiting in the Capitol halls were two small West Virginia wineries. The owners of  Stone Road Vineyard and Chestnut Ridge Winery say tourism continues to have a very positive impact on their business, even accounting for a majority of the sales at their wineries. Continue reading West Virginia wineries attend Tourism Day at Legislature

Ohio Brew Week starts strong, more to come

The opening weekend of Ohio Brew Week in Athens made a strong showing with brewery tours, a homebrew competition, and lots of Ohio beer sampling. The rest of the week promises many more fun activities before ending with the Last Call event on Saturday, July 23. Continue reading Ohio Brew Week starts strong, more to come

Mountain Dragon meads get media attention

Mountain Dragon meads are certainly getting their share of media attention these days. This demonstrates the growing consumer interest in meads and related beverages. The Fairmont, WV, based operation produces dry, old-European-style meads, sometimes with a modern twist. Continue reading Mountain Dragon meads get media attention