FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
12th Annual Harvest Fest In Long Island Wine Country –September 22, 2013
Rare event offers wine lovers the ultimate vineyard to bottle experience!
New York, NY—Long Island Wine Country dot com, a leading producer of educational wine tours and corporate wine events has announced that tickets are now on sale for its 12th Annual Harvest Fest which will be held on Sunday September 22, 2013 at Laurel Lake Vineyards in Laurel, Long Island, New York. This event was named “Best For Picking Grapes” In The World By Travel & Leisure Magazine.
Harvest is a vintner's celebration of the culmination of a year's hard work. It marks the transition period in the winemaking cycle from vineyard to cellar. In physical terms, it is the process of picking ripe grapes from the vine, destemming, crushing the grapes and beginning the fermentation process.
This full day event takes place at Laurel Lake Vineyards, in the quaint hamlet of Laurel, on the North Fork of Long Island. Laurel Lake Vineyards is a modern vineyard & winery, owned by Chilean winemakers, focusing on producing premium quality estate wines. The winery building features two massive, multilevel elevated wrap-around decks that offer a picture perfect view of the vineyard below.
Harvest Fest 2013 includes:
•Welcome toast with white wine
•Clipping Chardonnay grapes in the vineyard
•Live demonstration of the crush & winemaking process
•Winemaking overview and presentation
•Food & Wine paring demonstration
•VIP Tour of the wine cellar •Barrel Tasting of pre-release vintages
•Delicious Harvest Vineyard Lunch •Live Music
•Barrel Rolling Contest with valuable prizes
•Tasting of artisan cheese •Locavore stop at a local farm stand and gourmet pie bakery
•Optional-Blend Your Own Bottle of premium quality "Meritage-style” red wine ($50)
All-Inclusive Harvest Packages (including roundtrip luxury motor coach transportation from New York City, Queens & Long Island) –Cost $159 per person.
For information and to make reservations visit LONGISLANDWINECOUNTRY.COM or call 866 946-3268.