At Black Ankle Vineyards, we believe that the beautiful rolling hills of Maryland are perfectly suited to yield wines of great complexity, subtlety and nuance - wines that can compare favorably with the finest Europe has to offer. We believe that a truly great wine comes only from a truly great vineyard, and we are confident that our mix of soils, climate, grape varieties, viticulture, personal commitment, and a bit of magic will be the right formula. We are committed to coaxing memorable wines from our little piece of earth
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2020 PasseggiataRed Wine Blend
Easy drinking and complex, the 2020 Passeggiata is a medium-bodied red wine that offers tart red berries, along with some earthy notes, spice, vanilla, and creamy caramel with a finish that is laced with minerality and pepper spice that compliments the bright acidity of this wine.
Blend: medium to light-style red wine blend
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2021 AlbariñoWhite Wine
Our 2021 Albariño is bright and refreshing - the perfect white wine for hot summer's day! This Spanish varietal is swirling with lovely floral, citrus, melon, and peach flavors with a touch of zesty acidity and mineral-driven backbone. We highly suggest pairing Albariño with your most coveted ceviche or fish taco dish.
2020 ChardonnayWhite Wine
Our 2020 Chardonnay was fermented and aged in oak barrels for eight months. This medium-bodied Chardonnay shows a pop of tree blossom and yellow apple notes before transitioning into lovely aromas of citrus, stone and tropical fruits and a juicy palate that finishes with notes of mineral and citrus zest.
2021 VGVWhite Wine Blend
Our 2021 VGV is light-bodied and easy drinking with a fresh, delicate palate. The notes of lemon and lime are subtle yet crisp, swirling with acidity that is rounded out by the hint of lovely tree-fruit and floral aromas and flavors. The long and savory finish is balanced with just the right amount of mineral and pepper spice.
Blend: 50% Viognier, 50% Grüner Veltliner
2021 RoséRose Wine
Our 2021 Rosé is medium-bodied yet light, dry and crisp. The expressive aromas of juicy strawberries and melon are laced with a subtle hint of violet, transporting us to dream of the warm and sunny days ahead. The bold flavors of red fruit berries, white cherry, and hibiscus layer seamlessly with the lingering white spice finish, bringing you a rosé that is just as good from the first sip to the tenth!
Blend: 61% Syrah, 32% Merlot, 7% Malbec
2020 Rolling Hills
2020 Rolling HillsWhite Wine
Our 2020 Rolling Hills is filled with dark fruit flavors of cherry, cranberry, and plum as well as earthy notes that express the soil in our vineyard. This medium-bodied Bordeaux-style blend has a peppery finish and smooth tannins that keep you coming back for more.
Black Ankle Vineyards14463 Black Ankle Road, Mt Airy, MD 21771, United States
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