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Learn How Your Favorite Winery is Reducing Their Impact this Earth Day

Earth Day 2023 is right around the corner and we want to share with you the many ways that we reduce our impact on the earth at our family owned winery! We hope you’ll join us in our goal to be more conscious of our impact on the environment.   Sustainability Efforts  We have been a 100% Solar Powered Facility since 2021. We have also recycled approximately 72,000 lbs. of fruit pulp back into the vineyard! This pulp acts as compost and is used for deer control. View more about our solar panels on our TikTok: To learn more about…

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Maryland Wine Month 2023

March is Maryland Wine Month! “Maryland Wine Month is a month-long celebration of the state’s growing wine industry. Wine lovers throughout the state are encouraged to plan winery visits and enjoy locally made wine throughout March” as stated by the Maryland Wine Association.   We are proud to have helped develop and build Maryland’s wine industry. Since our founding in 1972, we have been committed to our community, our wine, and our family. Below we highlight some of our history and our commitment to being a sustainable vineyard. The History of our Maryland Wine Here at Linganore, you get to experience…

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Wine and Chocolate Pairings

If you’re looking for the perfect bottle of wine to pair with a box of chocolates, then you’ve come to the right place! We’ll suggest which chocolates go best with one of our Linganore wines. So whether you’re looking for a romantic evening or just want to treat yourself, we have all the information you need to make your night perfect this Valentine’s Day! White Chocolate For our white chocolate lovers, we suggest Seventh or our newly released Bella Rosé! Milk Chocolate Classic Milk Chocolate pairs well with our Aperture 2020 or Retriever Red 2021! Dark Chocolate Nothing quite like…

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Late Harvest Wines

Bringing a bottle of world-class wine to fruition requires a wealth of knowledge and experience. Some of that knowledge can be taught, but much of it is intuitive. It takes a custom blend of skill and instinct to elevate the craft of winemaking to an art and it is precisely this combination that has ushered our own family-owned and operated vineyard and winery to the forefront of the industry. Where It Began Nestled on 230 acres of rolling countryside outside of New Market, Maryland, Linganore Winecellars was founded by Jack and Lucille Aellen in 1972. Inspired by Jack’s German-Swiss heritage,…

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When it comes to environmental consciousness, 70% of companies now have some form of governance of sustainability in place, according to a 2021 McKinsey study, and it’s likely you’re hearing more about Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance, or ESG, than ever before.  More businesses are going green because more of today’s consumers demand it. Here’s a look at what business sustainability is, and how it can help your brand and your bottom line.  What is Business Sustainability?Also referred to as corporate sustainability or green business, business sustainability initiatives usually address the three pillars of sustainability.  Environmental PillarInitiatives that reduce the…

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