Wineries sign up to support the war. The Civil War that is…
on 14/03/12 at 12:19 pmBooze News
The Civil War passports, which are available at each participating winery or online at www.virginiawine.org/sesquicentennial, are a guide not only to the wineries but also to nearby Civil War battlefields and historic sites.
The pocket-sized passport has a page for each of the 23 wineries including room for tasting notes, a description of the featured wines, images of the labels and a list of nearby battlefields. A fold-out state map pinpoints the locations of 42 key Civil War battlefields. Visitors carrying the passport can have them stamped at each participating winery, creating a memorable keepsake.