Vine & Swine

Join us for a Whole Pig Roast at Boxwood Winery

How often do you get to sit out in a vineyard, drink good wine, and enjoy a whole pig roast?
Yep, almost never. Here’s your chance…


June 19, 2016, 5-8pm
at Boxwood winery in the vineyard


$85.00 per person

For questions or more information, call Boxwood Winery at 540-687-8778 x1

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Winter Weather: Opening at Noon Today

This morning, Old Man Winter has delivered another great lecture on driving safety, speaking with such gusto and enthusiasm that he managed to spit freezing rain all over us.

So, we will be waiting out the icy conditions in the warm safety of our own homes, complete with hot coffee and roaring fires, and maybe even a sneak of brandy.

But we are still coming into work today! See you at noon-ish.

The Whole Ox will open at Noon today


Header photo by Sanjay Michel Suchak

How to Get Snowed in the TWOX way

Snow is on the way. Will we have 5 inches? 8? 100,000,000?

Whether it’s a light dusting that pretties our hills or a blizzard that leaves you stranded for days like a character in an Agatha Christie mystery, it’s best to be prepared with enough food & wine to keep you warm.
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The Scout Guide: EXPERT’S GUIDE TO THE PERFECT HOLIDAY MENU (FROM THE WINE UP)

‘Twas the night before Christmas, and there was panic in the house.
No one knew how to put dinner together, not even your spouse.
The Whole Ox suggests how to make haste with great care
and build your Christmas meal beautifully prepared.
The table should be full: of meat, of wine, and of cheer,
to joyously bring a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the holidays, especially in the modern world where everyone is busy and the devices buzzing in our pockets and purses demand more and more of our attention and time. But, one of the most rewarding moments in life is enjoying the respite of that chaos by embracing the peace of a long meal, the warmth of roast meat, and the ritual of toasting your loved ones with a glass of wine.

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O Tannenbaum! German Wine Tasting for the Holidays

The holidays are coming. We are decking our halls and trimming the tree. This Saturday, we will be celebrating in our new old-fashioned way by tasting some beautiful German white wines!

Three Dry Rieslings & One Rare Scheurebe

Saturday, Dec 12 from 1-3 PM