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Wednesday, Dec 5, 2012 at 3:52 PM
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By Sarah Pixley

Pics: The Winery at Bull Run

The winery just opened its doors in June, but the setting is pure 1860s, from the... See Full Gallery »

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2012 at 11:56 AM
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By Sarah Pixley

Wine Wednesday: Paradise Springs Winery

Wine Wednesday: Paradise Springs Winery

Paradise Springs Winery has a few good things going for itself: good wine, plenty of space for picnics and an original 19th-century cabin. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2012 at 11:55 AM
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By Sarah Pixley

Pics: Paradise Springs Winery

Paradise Springs Winery is far enough for a getaway, but close enough to make it... See Full Gallery »

Wednesday, Nov 21, 2012 at 2:49 PM
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By Sarah Pixley

Pics: Boxwood Winery

Boxwood Winery in Middleburg features only red wines at its ultra-modern... See Full Gallery »

Wednesday, Nov 21, 2012 at 2:49 PM
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By Sarah Pixley

Wine Wednesday: Boxwood Winery

Wine Wednesday: Boxwood Winery

With sparse, Apple Store-esque styling, Boxwood Winery in Middleburg, Va., is uncluttered and modern. Read »

Monday, Nov 12, 2012 at 10:59 AM
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By Carissa DiMargo

Bourdain's 'Guts & Glory' in Baltimore

 Bourdain's 'Guts & Glory' in Baltimore

Bourdain's "Guts and Glory" tour will dish up stories about his work and travel this Saturday, Nov. 17. Read »

Thursday, Oct 18, 2012 at 3:56 PM
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By Sarah Pixley

Pics: Fabbioli Cellars

Visit Fabbioli Cellars if you like the country, have pets and lean towards being... See Full Gallery »

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012 at 5:24 PM
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By Sarah Pixley

Wine Wednesday: Fabbioli Cellars

Wine Wednesday: Fabbioli Cellars

Fabbioli Cellars in Leesburg, Va., has a great pear wine -- and they'll pay you for your used wine bottles. Read »

Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 10:15 AM
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By Sarah Pixley

Haunted Mountain Coaster? Yes, Please

Haunted Mountain Coaster? Yes, Please

The Autumn Glory Festival is Oct. 10-14 in Maryland. Read »

Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 at 12:57 PM
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By Sarah Pixley

Wine Wednesday: Piedmont Vineyards

Wine Wednesday: Piedmont Vineyards

Even though Piedmont's days may be numbered (it's currently on the market), that doesn't mean you can't still revel in Virginia's oldest Chardonnay vines. Read »

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Sarah Pixley Sarah is a freelance photographer and the founder of True Icon Photo. When she's not snapping photos of a ridiculous amount of objects, she spends her time enjoying the splendor of D.C. life. Send her tips and ideas: sarah (at) trueiconphoto (dot) com.
Carissa DiMargo Carissa DiMargo as a web editor and writer for NBCWashington.com. Follow her on Twitter @dcscene.
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