Ivy Life & Style Media Announces Newest Publication, The Wine & Country Gold Book

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (March 2022) – Ivy Life & Style Media, publishers of Wine & Country Life, are pleased to announce the upcoming release of their newest publication, The Wine & Country Gold Book. The Gold Book is an annual tasting journal and guide to Virginia’s finest gold medal wines, food, craft beverages and luxury lodging. The Virginia wine industry combines agriculture with rich historical roots and now spans across the entire state. The Commonwealth is home to 10 wine regions, which include more than 300 wineries and over 4,000 acres of grapes. The Virginia wine industry generates an estimated $1.37 billion in annual economic impact, and the state’s wineries employ more than 8,200 people.

To highlight the state’s expansive and influential wine and food industry, The Gold Book will feature Virginia Governor’s Cup gold medal wine award lists, maps, gold trail suggestions and exceptional wine tasting editorial. Also included will be extensive wine tasting journal pages for all tasting enthusiasts, and a luxury travel guide to dining, lodging, shops and transportation for an enhanced experience in Virginia’s tasting region.

The newest addition to the popular line of Wine & Country print publications will pair along with a high caliber web and social media presence, and there will be a direct mail program for wine clubs.

Jennifer Bryerton, Wine & Country’s Editor-in-Chief, says, “It is so exciting to see all of our research into what travelers are looking for in experiences coalescing into this new piece. We are so pleased by the enthusiastic response from our travel and wine industry partners and eager to share the content.”

To learn more about Virginia wine country, luxury travel experiences, artists and sporting life, as well as to go behind-the-scenes with the top winemakers who give voice to the terroir of our region, visit Wine & Country Life.

For interviews or images, please contact co-publisher, Jennifer Bryerton at 434.984.4713 or [email protected].

From Ivy Life & Style Media, founded in 1998, publishers of Wine & Country Life, a luxury magazine of Life & Style in Virginia wine country, Wine & Country Wedding Planner, an annual art book and planner celebrating elegant country weddings in Virginia, and CharlottesvilleFamily Life & Home Magazine, a quarterly parenting magazine.