District Winery Wines

We believe the best fruit produces the best wines, and our relationships with top growers from across the country allow us to source varieties truly representative of each region. This gives us the unique opportunity to highlight the flavor profiles for which different American grape growing regions are known. Winemaker Conor McCormack combines traditional, old world methodology with a modern, innovative approach to craft a broad portfolio of small-batch wines. We hope you see our winemaking team’s passion and dedication in every bottle.

District Winery is a commercial, urban winery set in the heart of DC, committed to pushing the boundaries of winemaking. Our creativity and pursuit of excellence translates into everything that we do. From our relationships with growers to those built between our customers and our staff, we strive to foster a community of food and wine lovers that enjoy and appreciate District Winery as much as we do.

 

Current Tasting Menu

Seasonal – 10

Changing seasons come with changing wine preferences. Enjoy our winemaker’s seasonal selection—sure to please every palate.

2015 Chardonnay, Unoaked
2016 Sauvignon Blanc
NV Cuvee Noir
2015 Malbec
2013 Old Vine Zinfandel

Winemaker’s Choice – 12

Winemaker Conor McCormack carefully selects wines that showcase the breadth of our portfolio. We leave this one to the pro!

2016 Chardonnay, Barrel Fermented
2014 Chardonnay, Skin Contact
2016 Pinot Noir – Reserve
2014 Cabernet Franc
2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Premium Custom Tasting – 15

At the end of the day, individual preference is what matters most! Tell us what you enjoy and we will guide you in crafting your own unique tasting experience.  Includes five wines of your choice.

 

Wines To Go

The following wines are available for purchase to go at the tasting bar.

White

2015 Chardonnay – Unoaked   Finger Lakes, NY   apple, nectarine, bright minerality   21
2016 Chardonnay – Barrel Fermented Finger Lakes, NY   fresh pear, apple, creamy butterscotch   28
2015 Riesling   Finger Lakes, NY   tropical aromatics, bright acidity   24
2016 Sauvignon Blanc   Suisun Valley, CA   melon, tropical fruits, crisp and lively   28

Orange

2014 Chardonnay – Skin Contact   Finger Lakes, NY  apricot, honey, and black tea   17   (375ml bottle)
2014 Riesling – Skin Contact   Finger Lakes, NY   strawberry lemonade, green tea   17   (375ml bottle)

Rosé 

2016 Dry Rosé   Madera, CA   bright, crisp provençal style   24

Red

2014 Pinot Noir   Columbia Gorge, WA   light cherry cola, bright acidity   34
2016 Pinot Noir Reserve   Suisun Valley, CA   spice, fruit, elegant and light  45
NV Cuvee Noir   U.S.A.   dark cherry, medium body   23
2014 Cabernet Franc   North Fork of Long Island, NY   fresh pepper, juicy and savory   30
2015 Old Vine Zinfandel   Mokelumne River, Lodi, CA   blackberry, fig, vanilla, velvety texture   34
2015 Malbec   Suisun Valley, CA   full bodied, powerful yet elegant   28
2013 Cabernet Sauvignon   Sonoma Valley, CA   bold, luscious fruit, supple tannins   36

Fortified

2014 Fortitude   Mokelumne River, Lodi, CA   slightly sweet fortified zinfandel   25   (375ml bottle)