Posts made in August, 2013

Harvest Begins

Posted by on Aug 31, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off on Harvest Begins

Harvest Begins

Aurore grapes are always one of our first grape varieties to ripen and this year was no exception, with harvest in these grapes starting today. These citrusy white grapes are used in some of our popular blends including Reds, Whites & Blues and Traminette. Yum! Aurore is a white hybrid grape that is also known as Seibel 5279. Sheldon Burmaster planted our Aurore vineyard in the 1960s, with profits from the vineyard slated to help put his three kids through college.

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Dine in the Vines 2013 – A Success

Posted by on Aug 25, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off on Dine in the Vines 2013 – A Success

Dine in the Vines 2013 – A Success

Dine in the Vines 2013: A Prime Rib Dinner was another great success! Approximately 80 winery friends joined us for a prime rib dinner alongside the vineyards. Guests began their evening with a wine tasting in our tasting room, and an open house of the tank and barrel room. Gary also had the mechanical harvester out for display, and had collected sample grape bunches so guests could see the various grape varieties up close. 3Cs Catering once again did a great job with the meal. Following a toast, we enjoyed bacon-wrapped water chestnuts paired with guests’ choice of our Dry Diamond or...

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Veraison (Beginning of Ripening)

Posted by on Aug 19, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off on Veraison (Beginning of Ripening)

Veraison (Beginning of Ripening)

Veraison – the time of year when the grapes begin to turn color and ripen.

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Dine in the Vines Now Sold OUT

Posted by on Aug 9, 2013 in Blog, News | Comments Off on Dine in the Vines Now Sold OUT

Dine in the Vines Now Sold OUT

Our 2013 Dine in the Vines: A Prime Rib Dinner in the Vineyards is now SOLD OUT. We look forward to seeing ticket holders on August 24! For those of you who were unable to get tickets to this year’s event, check out our upcoming events page for information about events to come!

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Liberty on WSEE in Erie

Posted by on Aug 5, 2013 in Blog, News | Comments Off on Liberty on WSEE in Erie

Liberty on WSEE in Erie

I was on Winey Wednesday on WSEE in Erie Wednesday to chat about our upcoming Dine in The Vines event. Click here to watch the video! If you’re interested in going to Dine in The Vines, it is $52+ tax/person (includes wine tasting and Prime Rib dinner with wine — dinner includes appetizer, salad, entree and dessert). Space is limited. Make reservations...

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