A Taste of Spring Wine Event

Join the wineries along the Berks County Wine Trail for a sneak peek at some of the new wines from the 2007 vintage & if we’re all lucky, we’ll get a sneak peek of beautiful spring climes, too!

Visit any of the nine wineries on a self-guided journey along the Berks County Wine Trail for

Saturday April 26, 2008 (Noon to 5 PM)
Sunday April 27, 2008 (Noon to 5 PM).

Featured during this trail event will be fresh presentations of cuisine made from local foods available only at this time of year paired with Berks County produced wines. So your stops along the way will enable you to enjoy local award- winning wineries’ newest vintages paired with locally produced foods. A special treat for everyone this event will be the opportunity to sample a creative menu prepared by the student chefs of the Culinary Arts Program at RACC -Reading Area Community College! Student chef are being paired with Berks County Wine Trail winemakers to design a festive springtime local food & wine pairing just for A TASTE OF SPRING! Check back soon for details about these up and coming superstar chefs and their creative food pairings!

And by the way, this particular event weekend celebrates the BCWT’s fourth year anniversary as a wine trail!

For more information check out the website: http://www.berkscountywinetrail.com/events.htm

Want to enjoy a relaxing weekend touring Berks County for this wine trail event? Call the Hilton Garden Inn (Fogelsville area) – they are offering a “BCWT/Taste of Spring” special weekend rate of $109/night. For more information and rate details:

Hilton Garden Inn

And in looking ahead to the rest of 2008 for the BCWT….

Cool Wine Treats Weekend – 8/9 & 8/10

Artisan Cheese & Wine Pairing event – 10/11 & 10/12

…check back for details on each event very soon!