Wining, dining, peaching and climbing: Visiting Fredericksburg during COVID-19

Augusta Vin Austin Stateman Cynthia J Drake
Augusta Vin is a newcomer to the Fredericksburg winery scene. The tasting room was designed by its owner, Scott Felder, a noted Austin homebuilder. [Contributed by Cynthia J. Drake]

Wine tasting and social distancing might seem awkward at times, but it can be done. (When I did an indoor wine tasting, I wore a mask and simply unhooked it for sips). Many wineries in Fredericksburg have spacious outdoor patios for enjoying either tastings or a glass of wine.

Newcomers on the scene include Augusta Vin (augustavin.com), a truly breathtaking tasting room built by noted Austin home builder Scott Felder, situated on an expansive estate vineyard with stunning views outside its cathedral-like windows.

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As you enter the gates to Augusta Vin Winery from Texas 16, south of Fredericksburg, you travel down a two-lane asphalt road toward what appears to be a well-kept metal building. In reality, this building is the winery where the wines are vinified. The signs continue to direct you down a half mile of asphalt road to the north through well-manicured vineyard blocks of Tannat, Mouvedere, Albarino, Sagrantino, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah, and other grape varietals to a large, two-story building with a parking lot that is large enough to please any Buc-ee’s fan.

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