Still time to enter Franklin Hill’s Summer Hashtag Contest

There’s still time to enter Franklin Hill’s Summer Hashtag Contest and win a free case of wine. To enter simply upload a picture of a bottle of SWR at your favorite vacation spot. Upload it to our Facebook, Instagram or Twitter page or simply email it to us by clicking here. Use the hashtag #‎FHVwhereswalter and you'll automatically by entered to win a FREE CASE OF WINE! (Yes, we said case!) Whether you're hitting the beach or your back yard send in your photo's to win! Deadline to enter is September 20, 2015. Winner will be picked September 22, 2015....

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Three Questions with… Kari Skrip Gavenus of Clover Hill

1. Harvest season is about to get under way at Clover Hill. What is a typical day during harvest like for you and your staff? What’s going on in the vineyards? So much goes on at harvest that there really isn’t a typical day. Clover Hill owns and operates six vineyard sites located in Lehigh and Berks counties with about 100 acres in production. Our goal during harvest is to find the optimal time to pick the grapes. We constantly test the grapes for sugar, acid and pH levels and we do a lot of tasting to find the perfect flavor....

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A Word from the Wine Trail by Gregg Amore of Amore Vineyards

WOW! Friends of the Lehigh Valley Wine Trail, hold on to your hats. We have FOUR major events coming up in the next three months. First, September 12 and 13 is Harvest Weekend, often referred to as The Butcher, The Baker and the Winemaker. Member wineries team-up with local business to provide a wide array of wine and food pairings. Also this is typically the start of grape harvest for the year. There is much fun and excitement at each of the member wineries. Don’t miss it. Our October event is Chambourcin Weekend, which takes place October 17 & 18. Chambourcin is the...

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Grape Stomp parties for harvest season at Blue Mountain

The 2015 harvest is almost ready. You know what that means? It's time for the Picking Party and Grape Stomp at Blue Mountain Vineyards! The first dates for the 2015 Harvest Picking Party and Grape Stomp are scheduled. We offer a complimentary continental breakfast, lunch, wine tasting, and a lot of fun! Pick grapes in the morning and stomp them in the afternoon. There is no cost to participate. Great for groups, wine clubs, book clubs, parties, family time, and more. Starts at 9 am sharp. Dress in comfy clothes and shoes that you don't mind getting dirty. DATES: Saturday, September 19 Sunday, September 20 Saturday, September...

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