Fall in love with wine and cheese all over again at eight wineries, each serving delicious cheese dishes with signature wines.
Sample a variety of cheese-inspired foods paired with award-winning wines on Valentine's Weekend (February 13-14) at the Keuka Lake Wine Trail’s annual Cheese & Wine Lovers Getaway. This marks the Trail's first Signature Event with newest member, Point of the Bluff Vineyards, who are located at 10489 County Road 76 in Hammondsport.
Event hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Wineries will use local cheeses in both savory and sweet dishes and pour signature wines to go with them. Menu highlights include McGregor Vineyard who will serve cauliflower & cheese souffle paired with Unoaked Chardonnay; Ravines Wine Cellars will serve Muranda Blue Cheese & Pear Strudel paired with Dry Gewurztraminer; and Point of the Bluff Vineyards who will serve Herb Ricotta Mousse on Toasted Baguette and Greens & Beans paired with 2013 Dry Riesling.
Ticket price is $25 per person for a weekend ticket or $19 per person Sunday only and includes a souvenir wine glass along with food and wine samples at each winery. Attendees can visit the Trail’s eight wineries in one day or plan an overnight stay to take advantage of the area’s other attractions. Visitors looking to enhance their visit with a touch of Valentine's Day romance may want to stay at one of the local bed and breakfast inns or other overnight accommodations in the area.
WHAT: Keuka Lake Wine Trail Cheese & Wine Lovers Getaway
WHEN: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, February 13 and Sunday, February 14
WHERE: Each of the eight wineries that comprise the Keuka Lake Wine Trail
TICKETS: $25 per person Weekend ticket or $19 per person for Sunday Only. Designated Driver tickets available for $5 discount. Purchase tickets: 800-440-4898 or online at www.keukawinetrail.com; tickets also at Wegmans stores (customer service). Groups of 20 or more should contact the Wine Trail office to confirm their agenda prior to booking through a transportation company.