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Events


Winemaker for a Day
Mar
10
4:00 PM16:00

Winemaker for a Day

Aspiring winemakers, oenophiles and wine-lovers looking to immerse themselves in the wine-making process are presented with a unique immersion experience at Doukenie Winery’s Winemaker for a Day. The four-hour experience begins in Doukenie’s 500 acre vineyard, pruning, and learning the care and handling of the vines with winemaker James Phillips. Guests will then move into the cellar to participate in a rare tasting of the 2017 vintages directly from barrels, venture into Doukenie's underground 'Library' to uncork decades-old, unlabeled vintages and enjoy an immersive and in-depth experience in the wine-making process. The Winemaker for a Day program concludes with an private, intimate dinner by Savoir Faire hosted by winemaker James Phillips in Doukenie’s Tasting Room.

Winemaker for a Day Schedule

4pm: Guests will meet winemaker James Phillips in the cellar, then venture in the vines for a study and lesson on care of the vines.

5pm: Guests will return to the cellar for a library tasting, barrel tasting and exploration of 2017 vintages and blending lesson.

6pm: Guests will enjoy the seclusion of the Tasting Room held privately for a stunning dinner by Savoir Faire with wine pairings.

Winemaker for a Day Dinner Menu

Salad of Roasted Beets, Crumbled Local Goat Cheese & Candied Pecans
with White Balsamic Vinaigrette

Rustic Breads

Beef Stew with Shiitake Mushrooms served with Garlic & Leek Mashed Potatoes

Flourless Chocolate Torte with Cream & Berries

Tickets are $175/per person and can be purchased here on Eventbrite.

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Wine Maker for a Day
Mar
3
4:00 PM16:00

Wine Maker for a Day

Aspiring winemakers, oenophiles and wine-lovers looking to immerse themselves in the wine-making process are presented with a unique immersion experience at Doukenie Winery’s Winemaker for a Day. The four-hour experience begins in Doukenie’s 500 acre vineyard, pruning, and learning the care and handling of the vines with winemaker James Phillips. Guests will then move into the cellar to participate in a rare tasting of the 2017 vintages directly from barrels, venture into Doukenie's underground 'Library' to uncork decades-old, unlabeled vintages and enjoy an immersive and in-depth experience in the wine-making process. The Winemaker for a Day program concludes with an private, intimate dinner by Savoir Faire hosted by winemaker James Phillips in Doukenie’s Tasting Room.

Winemaker for a Day Schedule

4pm: Guests will meet winemaker James Phillips in the cellar, then venture in the vines for a study and lesson on care of the vines.

5pm: Guests will return to the cellar for a library tasting, barrel tasting and exploration of 2017 vintages and blending lesson.

6pm: Guests will enjoy the seclusion of the Tasting Room held privately for a stunning dinner by Savoir Faire with wine pairings.

Winemaker for a Day Dinner Menu

Salad of Roasted Beets, Crumbled Local Goat Cheese & Candied Pecans
with White Balsamic Vinaigrette

Rustic Breads

Beef Stew with Shiitake Mushrooms served with Garlic & Leek Mashed Potatoes

Flourless Chocolate Torte with Cream & Berries

Tickets are $175/per person and can be purchased here on Eventbrite.

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Sunday Tunes Featuring Stealing Dawn
Dec
23
1:00 PM13:00

Sunday Tunes Featuring Stealing Dawn

Relax this Sunday and enjoy the music of Stealing Dawn with musical selections from a wide range of styles, including the torch songs of the 30s, jazz standards of the 50s and 60s, some classic rock and current popular tunes. Stephanie and Phil will entertain you, as you sip on your favorite Doukenie wine.

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Mandolin Wind Music Series Featuring John Gorka
Dec
10
7:00 PM19:00

Mandolin Wind Music Series Featuring John Gorka

World-renowned singer/songwriter, John Gorka, brings his compelling songs and guitar playing to the fourth concert in the Mandolin Wind Music Series.  This is a ticketed, seated event presented in Doukenie Winery's historic Tasting Room.  Doors will open an hour before the concert to allow guests to explore the picturesque winery.  Doukenie's celebrated wines, cheese, charcuterie, and snacks will be available for purchase before the concert and during intermission.  For further information call 202-903-7356. Buy your tickets HERE.  $35 per person.

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Mandolin Wind Music Series Featuring Al Petteway & Amy White
Nov
16
8:00 PM20:00

Mandolin Wind Music Series Featuring Al Petteway & Amy White

Third concert in our Mandolin Wind Music Series, brings Grammy-winner, Al Petteway & his wife, Amy White, who have long been a favorite, with their eclectic repertoire that includes original, traditional, contemporary Celtic- and Appalachian-influenced music with occasional nods to Blues, New Age, and Jazz. Their performances feature acoustic guitar, mandolin, Celtic harp, piano, banjo, mountain dulcimer, and some of the finest vocals you'll hear in any genre. This is a ticketed, seated event presented in Doukenie Winery's historic Tasting Room.  Doors will open an hour before the concert to allow guests to explore the picturesque winery.  Doukenie's celebrated wines, cheese, charcuterie, and snacks will be available for purchase before the concert and during intermission.  For further information call 202-903-7356. Buy your tickets HERE.  $20 per person.

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