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Williamsburg Winery announces new Merchants Square venture

Williamsburg Winery announces new Merchants Square venture

Merchants Square stands to offer a new temptation when the Williamsburg Winery opens a new tasting room and wine bar in early October.

“We’re one of the commonwealth’s older wineries,” said Patrick Duffeler II, president and CEO of the winery, which opened its doors in 1988. “Our wines, I think anyway, keep getting better and better.”

The new downtown operation serves as an extension of that development, decades in the making.

"This is an exciting moment in the history and evolution of the Williamsburg Winery," Duffeler said in a news release.

Last year, the winery opened a temporary pop-up tasting room on South Henry Street. Duffeler called it a...

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