A Word from the Wine Trail by Sam Landis of Vynecrest

Summer and wine festivals seem to go hand in hand. For Vynecrest, specifically, we are just coming off our 25th year at Split Rock Wine Festival in the Poconos that was held last weekend. It's interesting to see the evolution of wine festivals. For example, Split Rock started out with four wineries and 500 attendees 25 years ago, and has now morphed into 36 wineries and roughly 8,000 attendees. It started out as an educational event that now is more centered around music, food and wine (much of if leaning towards the sweeter side, which is fine). This year Vynecrest was...

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Paint Party today at Franklin Hill

Happening this Saturday afternoon at Franklin Hill in Bangor: Paint Party in the Vineyard June 27 at 2 pm Find your artistic side at Franklin Hill Vineyards. We'll bring the supplies, you bring your creativity. Local artist Claire Lukas has created a one-of-a-kind piece for you to replicate as you take in the breathtaking views of the vineyards and of course, sip a glass of wine. Purchase your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/paint-party-in-the-vineyard-tickets-17229139821...

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Reminder- happening today: Friday Happy Hour at Franklin Hill

Tell your boss you're heading out a bit early today. Why? Because you have an important date for Friday Happy Hour at Franklin Hill Vineyards' winery and wine shoppes! Free wine cocktail sample and nosh for all customers! 3-5 p.m. at the winery in Bangor, and 4 -6 pm at the wine shoppe locations.   http://lehighvalleywinetrail.3seed.co/events/friday-happy-hour-franklin-hill-vineyards/ ...

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