Adjacent to the vineyards in a beautiful wooded setting is the Farm Shop, offering Kluge Estate's fine wines and delectable foods. Also available are some of Virginia's finest agricultural produce and products, gifts, signature items, plants and wine accessories. The estate's Executive Chef along with Pastry Chef Serge Torres have created exceptional, fully prepared dishes that echo the flavors of Virginia's seasons. Meals are for take away or to enjoy dining al fresco on the grounds.
Designed by renowned architect David Easton, the Farm Shop embodies a classic country store ambiance. Strolling the grounds one will find delights such as a lush woodland walk and a culinary herb garden. The Farm Shop d�cor conveys the all-American and country feel that is Charlottesville, Virginia. This sensory experience bears Patricia Kluge's distinct touch.
(There are two options from Route 20)
Scenic Route: Route 20 South to 53 East. Pass Monticello and go right on 795
(James Monroe Parkway) towards Ash Lawn Highlands. 1.8 miles past Ash Lawn
Highlands continue straight onto Route 627,
Carter's Mountain Road (straight along stone wall - do not veer left).
Travel 2.2 miles and turn left on Blenheim Road.
The Kluge Estate Farm Shop is on the right.
Direct Route: Take Route 20 South for 9 miles from the Interstate 64 exit 121 exchange. Make a left turn onto Route 627 (Carter's Mountain Road); drive three miles and then make a right onto Blenheim Road. The Kluge Estate Farm Shop will be the first right off Blenheim Road. The Kluge Estate Winery and Vineyard entrance will be the second right turn onto Grand Cru Drive.
From Staunton or Richmond:
Travel on Interstate 64 to Exit 121 (Route 20 South) and proceed as above.
From Washington DC and North:
Take Interstate 95 South to 495 West, continue to Exit 49 (66 West)
Take I66 West to 29 South towards Gainesville (Exit 43). Once in Charlottesville (approximately 2 hours) take the 250 bypass West/29 South (the on ramp is on the right � lane turns right up to the bypass). Travel approximately 3-4 miles to the I64 East exit (toward Richmond).
Take Exit 121 (Scottsville Exit � Route 20 South).
Travel South for 9 miles. Turn left on Rt 627 (Carters Mountain Road). Stay on Route 627 for approximately 3 miles, then make a right onto Blenheim Road. The Kluge Estate Farm Shop will be the first right off Blenheim Road. The Kluge Estate Winery and Vineyard entrance will be the first right turn onto Grand Cru Drive.