Winter Wine & Dessert Pairing Tour
OverviewFor true wine lovers. Explore a wine trail as we discover estate bottled wines, rolling vineyards, and diverse wineries; think rustic farm wineries with amazing views, cozy estate wineries with winter reds to please every palate, and warm, historic wineries with award-winning wine. The Hudson Valley is the oldest wine making region in the U.S. and the perfect terrain to produce award-winning portfolios. Join us on a 6-hour shuttled tour on a fantastic WINTER WINE AND PAIRED DESSERT TASTING in the Hudson Valley. This exciting event will bring you to three unique wineries for 5-7 tastings of wine, artisanal cheese tasting of Hudson Valley cheeses, catered lunch at a warm, rustic lodge and a paired DESSERT TASTING.
Know More about this tourBegin your 6-hour shuttled Winter Wine & Paired Dessert tour at the Beacon train station or schedule a pick-up at participating Beacon, NY hotels.The Hudson Valley is a destination with each winery having its own vibe and story. Our tours give you a tasting experience but also show off the unique charm of the area. Well take you through the scenic Hudson Valley to visit small towns, sample wine of the region paired with local cheeses. Take in the farm stands, and picturesque farms scattered between our visits to the wineries. Be sure to bring your camera on this unforgettable day in the heart of the Hudson Valley.
Take a scenic drive to the first destination, the oldest vineyard in America. Savor a delectable cheese tasting of three Hudson Valley cheeses selected by an in-house cheese monger while tasting flight of five wines. You'll experience the best views while hearing the local lore of the region. We leave with a greater understanding of the wine making process and the lore of one of the oldest wine making regions in the U.S..You'll have the opportunity to bring home your favorite vintage and shop in their quaint gift shop full of reminders of the region.
While driving to the second unique winery, we'll give you insight on the region's history and stories while taking in thebreathtaking views.We arrive at a premium estate winery producing natural chemical free wine that has the flavors and characteristics of the land from which its grapes where harvested. This winery is the most unique wineries in North America because they are a gravity flow winery. Here, we'll have an opportunity to taste a flight of wines and chat with the winemaker.
We'll have some time torelax, sit back, and enjoy the ride and arrive at a beautiful Hudson Valley lodge for a rustic catered picnic style lunch. A mix of gourmet sandwiches with a favorite being the Humboldt Fog; creamy goat cheese and fig spread on freshly baked baguette, seasonal salads, and flavored water. Throughout the day, we'll show off the unforgettable views, quaint towns, farm stands, and gorgeous landscapes of the Hudson Valley.
Our last winery is a perfect end to an amazing day. Taste the sweet, delectable side of the Hudson Valley with a paired tasting of three desserts and five wines; think rich red velvet cupcake, delicate macarons, and balanced bread pudding. You'll experience your last flight of wines at our last handpicked boutique farm winery.Our day ends with many memories ofa great experience and a new-found love for NY wine.The day ends where it began at your pick-up locations.
Inclusions for Winter Wine & Dessert Pairing Tour
- Bottled water
- Wine tasting at three locations
- Tour escort/host
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
- Dessert Tasting
- Cheese Tasting
Exclusions for Winter Wine & Dessert Pairing Tour
- Gratuities (recommended)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Minimum age is 21 years
Dress code is smart casual
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
Not recommended for pregnant women
Vehicles are collapsible wheelchair accessible, however the driver is unable to assist passengers boarding and disembarking due to insurance regulations
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately