Saturday, December 03, 2011

Hartford Courant Promotes Connecticut Wine Trail

Litchfield Hills Winter Wine Trail Returns
A La Carte
Leeanne Griffin
Hartford Courant

2:09 p.m. EST, December 1, 2011
Believe it or not, winter can be a beautiful time to visit the Connecticut Wine Trail with reduced crowds, snow-covered scenery and even blazing fireplaces and hot beverages at certain vineyards. And now there's an extra incentive to visit between December and March.

The 2011 Litchfield Hills Winter Wine Trail invites guests to visit six participating wineries in the western half of the state. Pick up a card at one of the six spots and have it signed at each winery before March 30.

Participating wineries:

Litchfield (Litchfield, Connecticut)
New Preston
DiGrazia Vineyard, 131 Tower Road, Brookfield, 203-775-1616,

Haight-Brown Vineyard, 29 Chestnut Hill Road, Litchfield, 860-567-4045,

Hopkins Vineyard, 25 Hopkins Road, New Preston, 860-868-7954,

Jerram Winery, 535 Town Hill Road (Rt. 219,) New Hartford, 860-379-8749,

Miranda Vineyard, 42 Ives Road, Goshen, 860-491-9906,

Sunset Meadow Vineyards, 599 Old Middle Street (Rt. 63),

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