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Washingtonian tags Chrysalis as Great Value

Washingtonian Magazine selected five great American wines – all good value, all fantastic with Thanksgiving feasts. Our own Chrysalis Vineyards ranked among the best!

3. Chrysalis Vineyards 2008 Estate Bottled Norton at Middleburg, Virginia ($17)
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Jenni McCloud’s winery is evangelical about the Norton grape, and it’s easy to see why, especially at the Thanksgiving table. This wine’s bold earthiness is a perfect match for game and other meats, while its acidity helps mitigate the starchy richness of the feast. (We’re also partial to McCloud’s Albariño, a lively, fruity white.)

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