Friday, February 06, 2015

Hudson Valley Celebrates Valentine's Day with Wine and Chocolate, February 14, 2015!

It’s going to get hot and heavy on February 14, 2015 in the Hudson Valley. More than a dozen wineries have some sort of Valentine’s Day special event going on, ranging from wine tastings and food pairing, to chocolate and wine extravaganzas to cupcakes! Events galoe!

From the southern part of the valley to its northern most shores, there’s a wine tasting that’s tailored to your taste! So let the lovin’ begin!
The biggest event is the Hudson Berkshire Beverage Trail’s “Fall in Love on the Trail” tour on Saturday, February 14th!
For just $20, two people can do tastings at all of the Trail member venues:
             Brookview Station Winery (Castleton, NY)
             Furnace Brook Winery (Richmond, MA)
             Harvest Spirits Distillery (Valatie, NY)
             Hudson-Chatham Winery (Ghent, NY)
             Hudson Valley Distillers (Germantown, NY)
             Tousey Winery (Germantown, NY)

The Hudson Berskshire Beverage Trail was just named one of the top beverage trails in all of the USA by Paste magazine! Come see why. Tickets can be purchased at each venue the day(s) of the event. All are open Saturday and Sunday, 12 to 5 pm, so you can enjoy the Trail through the weekend. Learn more at
Hudson-Chatham will be hosting the fine folks from Saratoga Crackers along with local cheeses and chocolates in the tasting room on Saturday the 14th. Lots to love!
Robibero Vineyards will also be featuring its Valentine’s Day celebration Sweet & Sinful Revenge Cupcake & Wine Pairing featuring Moxie Cup. Celebrate Valentine's Day and come discover the romance of pairing wine with some of life's greatest pleasures. Sweet & Sinful Revenge Cupcake& Wine Pairing featuring Moxie Cup. February 7, 8, 14, 15. Go to their website for more information.
Benmarl Winery's Local Cheeses, Chocolates and Wine Pairing, is also scheduled for Saturday, Valentine’s Day Weekend. Tickets can be purchased on their website or at the door.
Millbrook Vineyards has a Valentine's Day Wine & Chocolate Tasting on that Saturday, 2/14. Explore the world of fine chocolate with your host, master chocolatier Oliver Kita. Please note that tickets are "Will Call," there are no physical tickets to the event, you will only need to show your receipt to be admitted to the event.
Palaia Vineyards will also host a Wine & Chocolate Tasting 1-6pm at their tasting room on Saturday February 14th.
Love and chocolate and wine seem to be in their air this year!
Come! Fall in love with Hudson Valley wine!