This tour highlights three different wineries in the northeast area of Ohio. We begin with wine tasting and appetizers at the first winery and then go on to wine tasting and a nice lunch at the second winery and then if's off to the third winery for tasting and dessert. Each of the wineries will have their featured wines along with others for purchase.
We begin with a stop at the MAIZE VALLEY WINERY in Hartville. The winery offers wines ranging from sweet to dry and beer from light to dark along with light appetizers. Our group will have 4 tastings of wine or 1 sample of beer, which ever you prefer, and we will also enjoy an assortment of cheese and crackers served buffet style. Be sure to stop in their market where you will find a wide variety of items for purchase.
A private luncheon in the Villa Grande Ballroom followed by a Winery Tour at the Crush House will be the highlight of our day, when we visit the outstanding, GERVASI VINEYARD, in Canton. We will be treated to a delicious plated meal of Chicken Parmesan with Pasta Marinara, a lovely Italian Salad, Green Beans with Pancetta and Bread. Along with our lunch we will receive 3 wine tastings. Be sure to stop in at The Marketplace Boutique Gift Shop and browse through the many different wines, culinary items, and collectibles available for purchase.
The last of our featured wineries is SARAH'S VINEYARD. Their lovely farmsite location offers a vineyard, a winery and an art gallery. We will top off the day with 3 wine tastings and a delectable Layered Lemon Raspberry Cheesecake dessert.
On Wednesday, September 26, 2018, we will depart via deluxe motorcoach from the parking lot behind the Duane Building on Black River Lane, Lorain, at 9:00 AM. At 9:15 AM we will arrive and load at Sheffield Center on Rt. 254 (North Ridge Road), in the parking lot of the Buckeye Community Bank. Please park in the southern-most end of the parking lot as close to North Ridge Road as possible. Please do not park in front of the bank. Our approximate arrival time home will be 5:15 PM at Sheffield Center and 5:30 PM at the parking lot behind the Duane Building on Black River Lane.
The cost, which includes transportation via deluxe motorcoach; all wine tastings; appetizers, lunch and dessert at the above-mentioned wineries and tour escort from Footprint Tours, Inc. is:
Discount price - $93.00 p.p. on or before August 27, 2018
Full price - $98.00 after August 27, 2018
Make check or money order out to Footprint Tours, Inc. and mail along with reservation form to: Footprint Tours, Inc., 401 Broadway Avenue Suite B, Lorain, Ohio 44052.
DEADLINE DATE: AUGUST 27, 2018
CANCELLATION FEE: Before August 27: $10.00; After August 27: No Refund