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This section contains recent articles and stories where Chateau Morrisette is mentioned.  It's always nice to hear what others have to say about us.

December 2015:  Check out this Podcast that aired on NPR.  David Morrisette was interviewed by Tom Wilmer and talks all about the history of Chateau Morrisette.   Listen to it here.

November 2015: Wine and Craft Beverage News says Chateau Morrisette is in good hands with new winemaker.  Read it here.

May 31, 2015: The Roanoke Times had an article featuring Chateau Morrisette. Read it here.

December 2, 2014:  Chateau Morrisette voted "Best Tasting Room in Virginia" by The Official Virginia Wine Lover.  Read it here.

December 2014:  Judah Whitkower names Chateau Morrisette's 2012 Merlot as one of the ten best East Coast Merlots in this issue of Scoutology.  Read it here.

November 5, 2014:  Travel blog, Fun Travels, included a nice recommendation for our winery as well as a story about our red blends.  Read it here.

October 29, 2014:  The American Winery Guide names Chateau Morrisette as one of Virginia's top wineries.  Read it here.

October 14, 2014:  Brian Yost provided an excellent detailed review of Chateau Morrisette on The Virginia Grape.  Read it here.

September, 2014: The St. Louis Homes + Lifestyles magazine has an article highlighting all of the fun things there are to do in the Roanoke area, including Chateau Morrisette. Read it here.

September 1, 2014:  A great article about Chef Sterling's Fried Green Tomatoes on  The writer calls them "the best ever."  Read it here.

August 18, 2014:  The Gay Star News details six reasons to take the Harley out on the Blue Ridge Parkway and Chateau Morrisette is on the list!  Read it here.

Summer 2014: Virgina Maryland Dog magazine says that Chateau Morrisette "is all about the dogs."  Read it here.

Summer 2014:  Fido Friendly leads off their summer issue with photos of Chateau Morrisette and a story on Dog Friendly Floyd.  Read it here.

June 2014: DOGSTER.COM calls out Chateau Morrisette as one of three wineries not to miss if you love dogs.  Read it here.

June 2014:  Recreation News labels Chateau Morrisette as a "world-class winery" and talks about our Sunday Sounds and newly restored terrac.  Read it here.

May 21, 2014:  Winston Salem Journal features Chateau Morrisette as part of their Day Trip recommendations.  They recommend having a glass of wine on our patio and enjoying the views.  Read it here.

May 18, 2014: Dallas Morning News" features and article about Floyd and recommends the visitors "make time for a new-south feast" at Chateau Morrisette.  Picture of the Tasting Room is included in the feature.  Read it here.

April 23, 2014:  VBVA (Very Best of Virginia) features Chateau Morrisette in their "uncommon coverage' as a great summer destination for food, wine and festivals.  Read about it here.

Spring Summer 2014:  Floyd Magazine discusses why it's so much fun to spend a Sunday afternoon at Chateau Morrisette along with all the upcoming summer events.  Read about it here.

March 2014: The American Winery Guide names Chateau Morrisette as one of the top dog-friendly wineries in the country.  Read about it here.

Mar/Apr issue of New River Valley Magazine features Chef Sterling's recipes for Shrimp and Grits as well as his Bread Pudding.  Read about it here.

March 2014: AEQAI, a Cincinnati based e-journal for critical thinking, review and reflective prose on contemporary visual art, says Chateau Morrisette is a "must visit" stop when exploring the Roanoke Valley.  Read about it here. 

November 24, 2013, The Sun Chronicle of Attleboro, MA likes our "Nouveau Chien and our rustic elegance."  Click here to read the article.

The November 7, 2013 issue of The San José Mercury News refers to Chateau Morrisette as "the grandaddy of Virginia [wineries]."  Read it here.

The November/Dec Issue of AAA Journeys recommends visiting Chateau Morrisette and our Restaurant is featured as an "Editors Pick!"  Read the article about traveling to Roanoke by clicking here.

The fall issue of Women's Focus magazine recommends the wine tasting and calls the lunch at Chateau Morrisette "fabulous!"  Read the article about traveling southwest Virginia by clicking here.

The October/November issue of Macon Magazines identifies Chateau Morrisette as a "signature stop along the Blue Ridge Parkway" in their article about traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway.  Read the article and check out the many photos by clicking here.

The September issue of Southeast Louisiana's City Social features a detailed article about Roanoke, the Blue Ridge, and calls out Chateau Morrisette's "magnficent views."  Click here to read the article.

The August issue of Military Officer magazine mentions our "award-winning wine, gorgeous setting, and romantic restaurant."  Read the article about traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway by clicking here.