JUNE 25, 2020 Now that the Connecticut Reopening plan for the restaurant sector is well underway, nearly all wineries and vineyards of the Connecticut Wine Trail are re-open for business — with strict social interaction safeguards in place to ensure the health and safety of guests and employees. Based on state guidelines, as of June… Read more »
During this difficult time, the CT Wine Trail is here for you! Although we are closed for tastings, many members of the CT Wine Trail are offering services to make sure you are not without your favorite glass of vino! Here are a few ways to support your local vineyard: Order wine bottles online from… Read more »
Valentine’s Day is for spending time with loved ones. Having a delicious dinner and drinking some wine is always a great way to make it special. If your love is just blooming or you’ve been together for what seems like a life time this is a perfect time to celebrate your love and commitment to… Read more »
Autumn means many things. Our favorites: harvest season, peeping foliage, apple picking, and a new wealth of cool-weather vegetables that have appeared to create some perfect pairing dishes. We love sweet potatoes, acorn and butternut squashes, but pumpkin is an easy pick because of its versatility. Find out some of our favorite pumpkin and wine pairings right here.
Architectural Digest recently highlighted seven wine regions across the nation that are giving Napa Valley a run for its money. We are thrilled that Wallingford, CT, wineries Paradise Hills Vineyard and Gouveia Vineyards were mentioned.
Harvest season is easily the busiest time of year for Connecticut Wineries: the weather is a little cooler, the vineyards are lush and full of ripe grapes, and wineries are bustling with activity. During this time, we reached out to some of the CT Wine Trail wineries to see what their harvest traditions are and when this annual process takes place in the northeast.
We round up all of the CT Wine Trail members’ Instagram accounts for you! Just click the links and then follow!
Recently engaged? Congrats! When you’re planning your wedding and selecting your bridesmaids, consider in your distribution of tasks who will be planning your Bachelorette Party… and drop subtle hints that you want to celebrate at a CT Wine Trail vineyard or winery. Look no further than this post for tips from fellow bride-to-be, Vanessa, for what you need to do to plan the best outing with your squad!
Blogger Christina Musto is ready for the CT Wine Festival! Are you? Get your tickets, register for New England’s largest grape stomp, plan which wineries stations you want to stop at, and pick out your outfit. It’s an incredible weekend, coming up this July.
Blogger Christine Conroy is on a mission! Traveling around the state with her husband to get Passport to CT Farm Wineries stamps is her goal. She clarifies the difference between the 26 members of the CT Wine Trail and the 38 pages of wineries in the 2017 Passport, gives tips for how to visit multiple wineries in one day, and highlights the importance of keeping tasting notes.