Wintertime is alive and well in the North Georgia mountains and many adventurous visitors to the area may think that there may be little for them to do and see. A favorite among our guests are winery dinners and tours. Some wineries close down during the winter but Blackstock Vineyards is featuring Winter Wonderland Fireside Fare each weekend through March 20th.
Wine, Gourmet Food and Great Music – “Fireside Fare” – a delicious hot menu by Dahlonega’s Corkscrew Cafe and live blues music by Rod Hamdallah in the lodge. All to accompany their award-winning wines! Sit by the large stone fireplace overlooking the vineyards and snowy mountains – enjoy the “winter winery” experience! Wine tastings available all day (8 selections for $12, including take home Blackstock glass). Saturday Hours 12-5 pm, Sunday Hours: 12:30 – 5 pm, Music 1- 4 pm. Visit website for more information.
Come stay with us and attend Winefest Saturday, May 1, 2010 from 12:00pm – 5:00pm at Habersham Winery. Cost is $15.00 per person includes a souvenir wine glass.
The festival will feature Georgia’s own award-winning wines made by members of The Winegrowers Association of Georgia.
Participating Wineries will include:
Wolf Mountain Vineyards
Persimmon Creek Vineyards
Crane Creek Vineyards
Habersham Vineyards & Winery
Sautee Nacoochee Vineyards
Tiger Mountain Vineyards
Yonah Mountain Vineyards
• Food selections by Nacoochee Grill & Nacoochee Village Tavern
• Live Music
• Wine Arts and Crafts
For more information call 706.878.9463
Stay with us and join Carolina & Chris Sartain of the Lotus Lounge Yoga Studio in Dahlonega for a day of yoga and meditation and yoga at Montaluce on January 16th. Participants will learn about the chakra system, experience a 90 minute hatha yoga session, and have a one hour meditation session. Montaluce will provide a 3 course lunch and winery tour included in the package price. Wine with your meal and wine tastings are available for an additional fee. Total price for the day is $75. For more information please contact Carolina Sartain at firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, December 11, 2009 (All day) – Sunday, December 13, 2009 (All day)
The Winegrowers Association of Georgia will hold its first Winter Wine Highway Weekend. This is a great time to visit the mountains and take a break form all the holiday hustle and bustle. Plan to spend a couple of days in the mountains and do your Holiday Shopping at the Wineries, or at our many Affiliate members while staying at Cedar House Inn and Yurts.
Purchase your “Passport” to tastings at our nine participating wineries, and Resigister for a drawing for one of many prizes. Collect an Ornament from each of the wineries as a souvenir.
Fee: $20 per person
The Winter Wine Highway hours will be:
Friday December 11th 12:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Saturday December 12th 10:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Sunday December 13th 12:30 PM- 5:00 PM