Drink in Nelson County Published on September 9, 2016 by admin True to the Fruit Wines and Authentic Honey Meads Open Daily 11am to 5pm all year Annual Blackberry Harvest and Music Festival is always the first Saturday in August. Nelson County’s first, and smallest, modern Craft Production distillery, Woods Mill Distillery currently produces an array of small batch Whiskies and Brandies including the popular Woods Mill Harvest Apple Brandy. Opened as Nelson County’s original brewery in 2007, Blue Mountain Brewery is a bustling restaurant and pub at the foot of Central Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, featuring indoor and outdoor seating, gorgeous views, and spectacular food and beer. Relax in the serene, gorgeous natural landscape of Delfosse Vineyards while enjoying our award-winning wines by the glass or the bottle. Our Tasting Room is open Wednesdays through Sundays from 11 am to 5 pm. Surrounded by beautiful mountains and rows of picturesque grape vines, Delfosse Vineyards and Winery offers a stunning natural setting for your corporate event, wedding ceremony, reception, rehearsal dinner or any special occasion. Located 30 minutes south of Charlottesville and 40 minutes north of Lynchburg right off of Route 29, Delfosse is one of Virginia’s only terrace style vineyards. Silverback Distillery produces ultra premium gin, rye whiskey, vodka and grain. Surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains and bracketed by the Rockfish River, Silverback Distillery uses Virginia grains, pure water and American craftsmanship. Devils Backbone Basecamp Brewpub & Meadows offers over 30 taps of craft beer. Enjoy breakfast at the Summit, wood-fired dishes from the Oak Grill, and smoked meats and pub fare in the Brewpub.