Tiger Mountain wins GOLD in the 2019 International Eastern!
Best red vinifera wine in Georgia, 2018 Georgia Trustees Wine Challenge
Gold and Silver medals, 2018 Los Angeles International
THE RABUN COUNTY COMMISSION FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL HAS PROHIBITED TIGER MOUNTAIN FROM HOLDING ANY EVENTS, TASTINGS, OR SELLING WINE BY THE GLASS... BOTTLE SALES ONLY.
April hours for bottle pick ups: Thursday and Friday, 1 to 5 p.m., Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call to pick up other days: 706-782-4777.
The Red Barn Café is closed for the season --- tentatively scheduled to open July 4.
Guests - families or small groups of friends - who come to pick up bottles of wine, can stroll through the vineyards, keeping social distancing - and witness bud break and the miracle of a Tiger Mountain spring!
2592 Old Highway 441 South, Tiger GA, 30576 (706) 782-4777
Our lives are changing daily, but spring is changeless and reliably splendid at Tiger Mountain. Soon it will be bud break time!
***IF YOU CANNOT COME TO TIGER MOUNTAIN, WE CAN COME TO YOU! CONTINUING OUR 30% DISCOUNT ON ALL CASE SALES THROUGH THE MONTH OF APRIL. WINE CLUB CAN RECEIVE DISCOUNT ON ORDERS FOR 6 BOTTLES OR MORE. CLUB MEMBERS CAN ALSO RECEIVE FREE SHIPPING. CALL 706-782-4777 TO ORDER. WE WILL RETURN CALLS DURING THE WEEK TOO.
Attention wine club members: The annual spectacular Awakening the Vines party for wine club members and their guests is currently planned for May 16. We will make a decision by April 25 about wheter it will need to be postponed or not. If it does, we will likely have it during the summer! We will keep you posted.
As always, the party will feature The Seed and Feed Marching Abominables. Guest chef for the date planned is award winning Jamie Allred of Fortify Kitchen and Bar. We will send digital invitations this year so we can either confirm the date or postpone until July or August.
THE RED BARN CAFÉ featuring popular Louisiana Chef Leon Lemoine is scheduled as of now to open July 4. We will also keep you posted about the Red Barn!
TMV 2016 Mountain Cyn, a blend of Norton and Cabernet Franc, won a gold medal in the 2019 Jefferson Cup Invitational Competition.
Tiger Mountain's 2016 Norton Reserve won Best Norton in the 2019 American Wine Society Competition!
2019 awards: Gold, International Eastern for 2016 Petit Manseng; silver for 2016 Malbec. Silver, Los Angeles International, for White Tiger, a dry white blend. The Los Angeles International is the nation's oldest and one of the most revered competitions. The International Eastern included wines from 41 states and 12 foreign countries.
TMV's Estate grown Touriga won gold in last year's (2018) International Eastern.
TMV 2016 Cabernet Franc won double gold in the 2018 Jefferson Cup which is described this way by founder Doug Frost, Master Sommelier, Master of Wine: "This competition is not open to every winery willing to submit an entrance fee. Rather we select the best of the best, culled from tastings and competitions in America."
TMV received a gold/best of class in the 2018 Los Angeles International for its 2016 Petit Manseng. A silver medal was awarded the 2015 Malbec, Ezzard estate grown.
TMV 2016 Malbec was named "Best Red Vinifera" in Georgia.
LOOK FOR TMV WINES AT THESE VENDORS!
You can purchase TMV's 2019 Estate Viognier and the dry crisp 2019 Rosé by the glass or bottle now at The Lake Rabun Hotel. TMV Rabun Red and Viognier are available at Clayton's newest hot spot THE MARKET on Main Street. Enjoy the fireplace, baked goods, and amazing ambiance! Tiger Mountain wines are at TASTE Wine and Gourmet Food, 11 South Grove Street in Dahlonega ---- including the gold medal Georgia grown Malbec, White Tiger, and Mountain Cyn. Good news for Whole Foods shoppers. The two new Whole Foods 365 stores (Decatur and Buckhead) have just stocked four Tiger Mountain wines: Rabun Red, Viognier, Rosé and Tannat! Tastings of Blue Ridge now has a nice selection of Tiger Mountain wines including its popular five grape blend, Rabun Red.
The Foothills IGA at Marble Hill also features TMV's latest vintages! The Salt Table in downtown Savannah and at their airport shop has the latest White Tiger, Rabun Red and an array of other TMV wines. The Warm Springs Wine Cellar features TMV White Tiger and TMV Touriga and Rabun Red! Jasper wine lovers can order TMV wines at Jasper's newest restaurant, The Old Mulehouse On Main Street! La Grange wine lovers can now find TMV wine at Splash Kitchens.
We ship wine gifts all year round: Call Delena Joedicke, 706-782-4777.
She will schedule tours and tasting for groups any weekday or weekend by appointment.
About Tiger Mountain Vineyards
Owned by the Ezzard family and their partners John and Marilyn McMullan, Tiger Mountain Vineyards produces red and white wines from 100% Georgia-grown grapes in Rabun County. Our 10 acres of vines, planted in 1995 and 1996 on the Ezzards' five-generation-old family farm, are nestled on the rolling sunny slopes of Tiger Mountain where they are individually tended and hand-picked. Our wines, mostly European vinifera, are found in every major city in Georgia and have won more than 195 awards. Our vineyards and tasting room are open year round.