Virginia Red Wine Month, which lasts the month of October throughout the commonwealth, will certainly feature its Harvest Party event the weekend break of Oct. 15.
That party will certainly consist of a four-course Harvest Supper at Cavern Ridge Cellars in Mount Jackson from 7-10 p.m. on Oct. 16.
The supper will certainly also include paired white wines selected by proprietor as well as winemaker Randy Phillips.The first program of
the meal will be chestnut soup, complied with by a 2nd course of a harvest salad that consists of lettuce and also arugula with prosciutto, figs, walnuts and blue cheese, a third training course of rosemary as well as garlic roasted cornish hen served over porcini rice with butternut squash and also broccolini and finished with a 4th training course of a baked bear with almond crunch topping sprinkled with sugar sauce.The occasion is for those ages 21 years and also older.
Each celebration or booking will certainly have their very own table. Tickets will be$95 per person, plus tax. White wine Charter member will pay $85 each, plus tax.Virginia Wine Month is the earliest in the country and held in October
, when wine makers are harvesting grapes off the creeping plant and also preparing their next vintages.The Harvest Event will kick off Oct. 15 with a Harvest Picnic Event at Fifty-Third Vineyard & Vineyard in Louisa and a Harvest Red Wine Sampling at Heaven Springs Vineyard in Clifton.For even more information on occasions throughout Virginia for Wine Month, go to virginiawine.org.