7 Lady Vineyards
offers an international portfolio of private label wines created in
partnership with award-winning winemakers from around the world
Since 2019, our owners Chad Hornik and Jeff Ottaviano, have collaborated with renowned winemakers in the US and abroad, establishing a SENSE OF PLACE while selecting the regions where the grapes are VARIETALLY CORRECT. By choosing winemakers who are world-class and maintaining a diverse portfolio, 7 Lady Vineyards curates wines that appeal to all palates. Currently, the 7LV portfolio features: Traditional Method Sparkling Wine, Sauvignon Blanc, and Pinot Grigio from Moldova; Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from Willamette Valley, Oregon; Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc from Napa Valley, California; Malbec from Mendoza, Argentina; and Meritage, Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Petit Manseng, Albariño, and Viognier from Virginia.
Explore Our Wine Portfolio
Sauvignon Blanc 2019
Our 2019 Sauvignon Blanc has bright minerality and aromatic expressions like you would find with an old world Sancerre versus the new world grapefruit bombs from New Zealand. This Sauvignon Blanc is less about grapefruit and aggressive acidity, but more focused on floral citrus and gentle acidity. Light and refreshing with lots of aromatic characters. Enjoy with light poultry and fresh seafood.
Our 2019 Pinot Grigio is fermented in temperature controlled stainless tanks. The beautiful color is bright yellow and greenish tints. The nose is full of complex aromas with succulent notes of pears, white nectarines supplemented by floral nuances. This Pinot Grigio is one of the most drinkable food loving white wines in the world.
Pinot Grigio 2019
Our Seven Lady Vineyards Brut Reserve is a Moldovan sparkling wine made from 90% Feteasca Alba and 10% Muscat in the Charmat method. It has a bright and clear golden hue and aromas of green apple, toast and hazelnut. In the mouth, Its fine bubbles and refreshing acidity add a crispness that lingers on the tongue. This wine is perfect for any celebration or special occasion, and it pairs well with seafood, poultry, and light desserts.
Cabernet Sauvignon 2019
This Cabernet Sauvignon, made in partnership with Reynolds Family Winery, is a complex Napa Valley wine. The nose has a rich bouquet of dark cherries, cassis, blackberries, vanilla, and tobacco. The palate is full-bodied and rich, with velvety texture and well-structured tannins. Flavors of ripe black fruits dominate, with hints of espresso, dark chocolate, and black pepper that add spiciness. The wine has a well-balanced acidity, contributing to the depth and complexity. The finish is long and lingering. This refined wine pairs well with grilled steak, lamb chops, or roasted vegetables. It can also be enjoyed on its own, revealing its rich flavors and aromas.
The 2020 Chardonnay from 7 Lady Vineyards is a beautifully crafted and balanced wine with a delicate bouquet of freshly baked bread, green apple, and a hint of honey, intermingled with notes of lemon zest and a touch of vanilla. On the palate, the crisp acidity perfectly balances the ripe fruit flavors, which are dominated by juicy citrus fruits with hints of pear and subtle minerality. The texture is smooth and velvety, with a refreshing finish that lingers on the tongue. This Chardonnay pairs well with seafood, light pasta dishes, or roasted chicken and is enjoyable on its own, offering subtle nuances of flavors and aromas that will transport you to the serene beauty of Virginia. This wine was awarded a silver medal this year in Virginia Governor's Cup.
Cabernet Franc 2019
The 2019 Cabernet Franc by 7 Lady Vineyards and Reynolds Family Winery is a stunning example of this overlooked varietal. It has a complex bouquet of red fruits, vanilla, and a hint of spice. On the palate, it's medium-bodied with lively acidity and structured tannins. The bright red fruit dominates, with hints of black pepper and earthiness adding depth. The wine has a smooth and velvety texture with a satisfying finish. It pairs well with grilled meats, roasted vegetables, or hard cheeses, or enjoyed on its own.
Our 2017 Chardonnay made in collaboration with Michael Shaps offers a delightful bouquet of citrus, green apple, and honeydew melon, with hints of vanilla and a subtle toasty oak note. On the palate, it's bright and crisp, with vibrant acidity that complements rich flavors of ripe apple, pear, and tropical fruit. The oak influence adds layers of complexity, with flavors of vanilla, spice, and toasted nuts, leading to a long and satisfying finish. Pair this Chardonnay with seafood, shellfish, poultry, pork, creamy pasta dishes, and risotto. It's a beautifully crafted wine that showcases Virginia's terroir and winemaking expertise.
The 7 Lady Vineyards Brut Rosé, a blend of Feteasca Alba and Merlot grapes from Cricova, Moldova, is a delightfully refreshing and crisp wine. On the nose, it's fresh with delicate aromas of red berries, citrus fruit, and floral notes. The lively bubbles reveal a bright acidity balanced by subtle sweetness, and juicy strawberries, raspberries, and tangy grapefruit flavors followed by hints of minerality and almond add depth to the wine. This dry and crisp Brut Rosé is perfect for light appetizers, seafood, and salads or as an aperitif. It's a well-balanced and elegant wine showcasing the unique flavors and aromas of Cricova, Moldova, a testament to the quality of winemaking in the region.
Cabernet Franc 2017
7 Lady Vineyards 2017 Cabernet Franc created in collaboration with Napa’s Reynold’s Winery is an exceptional wine with ripe red fruit aromas and a silky texture. It has well-structured tannins, medium body, and flavors of blackberry, plum, vanilla, and spice, with a refreshing acidity. The wine has a long, pleasant finish and great aging potential. Pair it with grilled meats, roasted vegetables, or aged cheeses for a special occasion or romantic dinner. This wine is a two-time Virginia Governor's Cup silver medal winner.
Red Blend 2017
The 2017 red blend from 7 Lady Vineyards of Cabernet Franc, Tannat, Petit Verdot, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignonis an expertly crafted wine that showcases the best qualities of its grape varieties. Its nose is rich and aromatic, featuring notes of dark fruit, black currants, blackberries, vanilla, oak, and spice, which give the bouquet depth and complexity. The wine's palate is full-bodied and rich, with flavors of ripe black fruit, plums, and dark chocolate. Its well-structured and firm tannins balance its fruitiness, and the lively and refreshing acidity adds a bright and juicy character. Cabernet Franc adds a spicy and floral note, while Tannat provides firm tannins and dark fruit flavors. Petit Verdot adds depth and complexity, Merlot adds softness and fruitiness, and Cabernet Sauvignon provides structure and elegance. Overall, 7 Lady Vineyards red blend is a complex and harmonious wine that any red wine lover will enjoy. It pairs well with hearty meat dishes, roasted vegetables, or strong cheeses.
Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
The 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon from 7 Lady Vineyards is a full-bodied wine that embodies the best of Napa Valley. It has an intense bouquet of blackberry, black cherry, and cassis with subtle hints of vanilla, tobacco, and oak. On the palate, it is complex with structured tannins and balanced acidity. Ripe black fruits dominate the flavor, with notes of dark chocolate, espresso, and clove adding pleasant spiciness. The texture is silky smooth with a long finish. This stunning wine pairs well with grilled meats, stews, or pasta, and can also be enjoyed on its own.
7 Lady Vineyards' 2020 Pinot Noir from Oregon's Willamette Valley made in partnership with Racine Wine Company is a stunning example of the varietal. The wine offers a fragrant bouquet of ripe cherries, raspberries, and wild strawberries with subtle hints of cedar and baking spices. On the palate, the wine is elegant and refined with a silky texture and vibrant acidity showcasing the bright red fruit flavors. Mid-palate notes of black tea and forest floor add complexity, while supple tannins lend structure and depth to the long finish. This beautifully crafted Pinot Noir exemplifies Oregon's cool climate and unique terroir, perfect for both enthusiasts and novices. Pair it with roasted chicken, grilled salmon, or mushroom risotto.
Pinot Noir 2020
The Albarino from 7 Ladys Vineyards is a beautiful and elegant wine that exemplifies the Spanish varietal. Its bright yellow color with a hint of green sets the stage for a zesty citrus and delicate white flower aroma that evokes a sunny Spanish vineyard. The wine's crisp and refreshing palate features balanced acidity and minerality, with flavors of lemon, lime, and subtle grapefruit that linger through the long finish. Its light body makes it an ideal pairing for spicy seafood dishes, vegetable-based meals, or as an aperitif. Overall, 7 Lady's Albarino is a perfect representation of Virginia's finest vineyards and a must-try for any lover of Spanish wines.
The 7 Lady Vineyards red blend showcases an array of bold and complex flavors, thanks to the unique blend of Touriga, Petit Verdot, Tinta Cao, Tannat, Syrah, and Pinotage grapes. On the nose, the wine opens with ripe blackberries and dark cherries, layered with hints of vanilla and oak. On the palate, the wine is full-bodied and complex, with a firm tannic structure and bright acidity. The initial burst of juicy black fruit is followed by a nuanced blend of spice, chocolate, and espresso. The wine's medium-long finish is highlighted by hints of leather, tobacco, and a touch of smoke. It's a perfect pairing with rich, hearty dishes like grilled meats, stews, and roasted vegetables.
Petit Manseng 2017
7 Lady Vineyards 2017 Petite Manseng in collaboration with Michael Shaps is an excellent example of this French varietal from Virginia's Monticello AVA. Its aroma is a blend of honeyed apricot, ripe peach, and citrus zest, with a subtle hint of vanilla and baking spices. The taste is full-bodied and luscious, with a perfect balance of sweetness and acidity, complemented by tropical fruit, golden raisins, honey, toasted nuts, and a mineral-driven finish. It pairs well with spicy Asian dishes, salty cheeses, and fruity desserts, and showcases Virginia's terroir and winemaking expertise.
Cabernet Franc 2022
7 Lady Estate Cabernet Franc from our South Block vineyard is a prime example of Virginia's quality winemaking. Its rich and complex nose features dark fruit, blackcurrant, and black cherry aromas with hints of vanilla and spice. The full-bodied and velvety palate is dominated by ripe fruit flavors with well-integrated tannins and notes of black pepper and tobacco adding complexity. A subtle minerality contributes to the wine's depth and elegance. The long finish has lingering dark fruit and spice notes. It is an excellent pairing with grilled meats or hearty stews, making it a delightful addition to any wine enthusiast's collection.
7 Lady Vineyards Malbec is a beautifully crafted wine using grapes from Mendoza, Argentina that showcases the unique character and terroir of this renowned wine region. The wine has a deep, intense ruby color with a violet hue that catches the eye. The nose is fragrant and expressive, with a lovely bouquet of ripe blackberries and dark plums. There are also subtle hints of vanilla, toast, and cedar, providing a lovely complexity to the aroma. On the palate, the wine is rich and full-bodied, with a smooth, velvety texture and vibrant acidity. The flavors of blackberry and plum are prominent, accompanied by notes of dark chocolate and espresso. The wine also features a subtle mineral edge, adding to its depth and complexity. It is a wine that will age well over the years, but is also perfect to enjoy now with grilled meats, hearty stews, or aged cheeses.
7 Lady Vineyards' Viognier, craftedin tandem with winemaker Ben Jordan from Commonwealth Crush, showcases the aromatic qualities of this grape variety. The nose is intensely floral with honeysuckle and jasmine, along with bright citrus notes of lemon and orange zest. Hints of peach and apricot add complexity. On the palate, the wine is medium-bodied, with a silky texture and refreshing acidity. Flavors of citrus, ripe peach, and nectarine dominate, with hints of tropical fruit. The long finish has a touch of minerality. Overall, this well-crafted Viognier pairs well with seafood and spicy Asian cuisine. It can be enjoyed now or cellared for a few years.
The 2019 Cabernet Sauvignon by 7 Lady Vineyards is a stunning example of the varietal, showcasing the best of Napa Valley's terroir. On the nose, it exhibits a rich and complex bouquet of black cherries, cassis, and blackberries, with a hint of vanilla and a touch of leather. On the palate, this wine is full-bodied and bold, with a velvety texture and well-structured tannins. The flavors are dominated by ripe black fruits, with hints of chocolate, espresso, and a touch of oak from the process of barrel aging. The finish is long and lingering, leaving a pleasant impression on the palate. It's a great choice to pair with grilled steak, lamb chops, or roasted vegetables. It can also be enjoyed on its own, allowing the rich flavors and aromas to unfold with each sip.
Cabernet Sauvignon 2019 Sommelier Collection
Summer Red 2022
7 Lady’s 2022 Summer Red, an excellent blend of Virginia's Merlot, Cab Franc, Petit Verdot, Chardonnay, and Petit Manseng, is intended to be served chilled on a hot summers day. The aroma of this blend is complex, with a mix of black cherry, cassis, and plum fruit, along with subtle notes of vanilla, toast, and cedar. On the palate, the wine is medium-bodied, with a smooth and silky texture. The flavors of black cherry and plum are prominent, along with a subtle herbal note of mint. It has a wonderful complexity of aromas and flavors, making it a great choice for pairing with light hors d'oeuvre such as charcuterie boards, caprese skewers, or shrimp ceviche
The 7 Lady Vineyards 2022 Rosé, crafted by Horton Vineyards in Virginia, offers a delightful and approachable drinking experience. With its pale salmon hue, this rose entices the eye. On the nose, aromas of fresh strawberries and watermelon abound, giving a sense of the wine's fruit-forward nature. On the palate, this rose showcases vibrant flavors of ripe red berries, including raspberries and cherries. The wine's crisp acidity provides a refreshing backbone, while a hint of citrus adds brightness and zest. Its light body makes it a perfect choice for warm weather sipping. This Rosè is dry and well-balanced, with a clean and crisp finish. It is a versatile wine that can be enjoyed on its own as a refreshing aperitif or paired with a variety of light dishes such as salads, grilled seafood, or soft cheeses.