National Rosé Day, the second Saturday in June, is a wonderful reason to visit a Connecticut winery! This year, National Rosé Day falls on Saturday, June 10, 2017. And – because we love lists – we made a list of 10 things you should do and have ready to bring along with you this weekend! Don’t forget to share your Rosé Day escapades on social media using #NationalRoseDay and #MyCTWineTrail.
Red, White and Rosé. Blogger Michelle Griffis visited Saltwater Farm Vineyard in Stonington on May 29 for “Memorial Day and Music.” Tunes from The Choos, four wines on the tasting menu, and general atmosphere despite the rain made for a relaxing afternoon.
Blogger Michelle Griffis recaps her springtime visit to Preston Ridge Vineyard in Preston, CT.
Blogger Michelle Griffis interviews Preston Ridge Vineyard’s winemaker Steven Sawyer about growing hybrid grapevines in Connecticut during a springtime visit to the Preston, CT vineyard and winery.
Blogger Michelle Griffis attends Chamard Vineyards’ Walden Hill Acorn Pork Dinner; a five-course meal inspired by one of the Clinton winery’s favorite local farms.
Blogger Christina Musto pairs wines from Paradise Hills Vineyard & Winery in Wallingford with SkinnyPop popcorn… a pairing inspired by Olivia Pope’s vino/popcorn pairing on the hit show ‘Scandal’.
CT Wine Trail brand manager reflects on her day spent completing the CT Coast & Country Winter Wine Trail, which includes Bishop’s Orchard Winery in Guilford, Gouveia Vineyards, and Paradise Hills Winery & Vineyard in Wallingford.
An annual event at Jonathan Edwards Winery in North Stonington marks the release of their DARK port wine…and so much more. Delectable chocolate truffles and local entertainment from a bygone era. Jazz and burlesque in the barrel room – how dark and decadent!
Blogger Michelle shares highlights from her chocolate, cheese and wine pairing event experience at Chamard Vineyards in Clinton, CT.
Carlo DeVito, blogger of East Coast Wineries, shares an update from his recent visits to Saltwater Farm Vineyards in Stonington and Jonathan Edwards Winery in North Stonington. He masterfully describes various estate-grown wines and informs readers of the background of each vineyard.