Zoll Vineyards owner pledges to source 100% Virginia produce

Gov. Ralph Northam recently announced that Zoll Vineyards will create 14 new jobs and invest over $436,000 to open a new farm-to-table winery in Dutton.

Zoll Vineyards will become only the second winery on Virginia’s Middle Peninsula and the only one in its eastern region.

Sourcing grapes, honey and apples from throughout the Commonwealth, Zoll Vineyards will produce a variety of wines, meads and ciders, highlighting the quality and diversity of Virginia agriculture. The commitment to 100% Virginia sourcing will lead to $221,000 in purchases from Virginia farms over the next three years.

Owner Frank Zoll, a chef by training, also plans to offer…