Valley Winery is hosting their Annual Harvest Festival the weekend of September
22nd and 23rd, 2012, from 10am – 5:30pm to celebrate the harvesting
of the grapes. An assortment of family
friendly fun will be available.
Boyden Valley Winery, founded by David & Linda Boyden, was the first
licensed winery in Vermont, but the Boyden family has been farming the
hillsides of Vermont for four generations in the picturesque Lamoille River
valley – everything from dairy to organic beef, maple syrup, and grapes!
the best winery in Vermont in the 2012 Seven Daysies reader’s choice awards,
the Boyden Valley Winery would like to welcome locals and visitors alike to
come celebrate their success and enjoy the fruits of their labor at the annual
Harvest Festival. The weekend will
include activities and the opportunity to experience products from other local
Demonstrations of Grape Crushing
Hayrides will be available
Meet the Winemakers
Opportunities to Taste Wine Grapes
Winery Tours at 11:30am and 1:00pm (tours suitable for all ages)
Special Wine and Food Tastings of a
pre-selected pairing of Vermont made products from the food vendors will be
available at the winery – Proceeds for
this Specialty Tasting will be donated to benefit the children of Camp
Stomping! will be available at 2PM both days
Gourmet Cheese Plates will be available in
the winery to be enjoyed on the patio or bring a blanket to enjoy them on the
A variety of Local Food and Craft
vendors will be sampling and selling their products during the weekend as well
(Additional vendors may also be joining):
Hollow - jams and compotes available for sampling and
Post Dairy - cheeses available for sampling and purchase.
Notch Distillery - Vodka, Rum, & Gin available for
sampling and purchase.
Hot Sauce - hot sauces, spicy maple syrups, and BBQ rubs for
sampling and purchase.
Bread - will have bread featured as part of the specialty
tasting at the winery.
Smoked – smoked salmon spreads available for sampling and
Switchel - will have Vermont Switchel beverages available
Fine Arte - will have prints of beautiful local art available
for purchase along with information on their gallery and restaurant.
Mountain Kettle Corn – will have kettle corn available for
Cottage Designs - will have a selection of beautiful
crafts available for purchase.
Syrups of Vermont – four delicious syrups to make the
perfect cocktail, sangria, spritzer, etc. for sampling and purchase.
Cranberry Company – cranberry horseradish sauce, cranberry
jams, Pirate Island Sauce, and so much more for sampling and purchase.
questions or more information on the Harvest Festival contact Boyden Valley
Winery at 802-644-8151 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow Boyden Valley Winery on Facebook or
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on the Harvest Festival and future events.