Our Events Program

The Local Taste offers special tasting, educational, and food events during the year. Please check our events section as well as our social media pages for updates.

What is Slater Run Vineyards?

SLATER RUN VINEYARDS is a premium estate winery located in Upperville that is owned by Christopher and Kiernan (Slater) Patusky and is operated on the historic Slater family farm.  The  winery represents the continuation of a 300-year tradition of farming by Kiernan's family along Goose Creek. Read more about Slater Run Vineyards at www.slaterrun.com.

The Wine Club

Join the Slater Run Vineyards Wine Club and get a 15% discount on all wines, event tickets, and other items purchased at The Local Taste

"This is a spot not to be missed." - Virginia Winos

Our Wines

Hand-selected by our team, the wines come from around the world and represent every price point.  The shop also serves the local Upperville wines produced by Slater Run Vineyards.

The Local Taste

9030 John S Mosby Highway

Upperville, VA 20184 

(540) 592-3042


Open Thursday 1-8, Friday & Saturday 1-9, Sunday & Monday 1-6

​​Wine Bar and Shop

The Local Taste ​is a wine bar and shop featuring a selection of wines from around the world, by the bottle and glass as well as, wine cocktails, artisan meats and cheese and quiche every weekend. Owned and operated by Slater Run Vineyards, the shop also offers the exceptional locally grown and produced Slater Run wines.  We aim both to offer the local tasteand to satisfy the local taste.

The Local Taste is located in a late-18th century stone building identified in the National Register of Historic Places as "Dullins Tavern" as of 1805.  

The Local Taste is open Thursday 1-8, Friday & Saturday 1-9, Sunday & Monday 1-6.