Ah, wine — it's what we need at the end of a long day at work, the drink of choice for a cozy night in, and a tasty treat to complement any meal. Whether you opt for red or white, a big pour or a small one, there's no denying that a perfect glass of vino can warm your stomach and your soul.
And now, with winter well upon us, it's time to round up the DMV’s coziest wine bars. These spots vary tremendously by the varietals they serve (and how much they cost), but one thing they all have in common? A staff of enthusiastic and friendly oenophiles, all willing to help you learn about wine while getting you boozed up (in the most sophisticated way possible, of course). Read on to find your new favorite sipping spot.