Buckingham Valley Winery
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ganurse6
N 40° 18.434 W 075° 01.967
18T E 497214 N 4461858
Quick Description: Buckingham Valley was one of the first wineries started under Pennsylvania’s Farm Winery Act of 1968, which allowed wineries to sell wine directly to the public, if it was made from Pennsylvania grown fruit. Today Buckingham Valley is among the largest of Pennsylvania’s one hundred-plus wineries.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/30/2006 5:15:15 AM
Waymark Code: WMBJN
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member jimmonty
Views: 63

Long Description:
The vineyard was planted in 1966 and the winery started in 1970. It has an attached sculpture garden, and fancy chickens which roam free. The grapes are European and American, and there are more than a dozen varieties of wines. Self guided tours of the vinyard and winery are available.
Winery Size: Large 10,000 to 99,999 Cases

Attached vineyard?: yes

Tasting Room Available?: yes

Days and hours of operation: 7 days 11-5

Tours Available: yes

Phone #: Phone: 215-794-7188

Address:
1521 Rt. 413, Buckingham, Pennsylvania 18912


Winery, Wine Cooperative, or Tasting Center's Website: [Web Link]

Types of wines:
long list of wines from Europen and American grapes as well as various fruit wines


Best Wine Tasted: First Blush

Rate the Best Wine Tasted:

Price per Bottle: 6.00 (listed in local currency)

2nd Best Wine Tasted: Diego Red

Rate the 2nd Best Wine Tasted:

Price per Bottle #2: 6.00 (listed in local currency)

Overall Comments::
Nice winery in a very pretty setting. No snobbery allowed.


Charge for tasting?: Not Listed

Cost of Tour: Not Listed

Winery Club: Not listed

Wine Club Description:: Not listed

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