Apple Tasting at Monticello
By The Grit Staff | Jul 31, 2017
Visit Charlottesville, Virginia, for one of the most popular autumn activities at Monticello. Every year apple lovers enjoy spending a day in October at the famed Monticello gardens trying several apple varieties with incredible flavors. Join the director of gardens and grounds, Gabriele Rausse, and Monticello fruit gardener Jessica Bryars as they share their expertise on a number of apple varieties October 14.
Go to www.Monticello.org for registration and directions.
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