THE HOTEL HERSHEY
|Date:||Sunday, September 16, 2012|
|Time:||12 Noon - 4 PM|
|Location:||The grounds of The Hotel Hershey|
|Price:||$50* (must be 21 and over); $20 designated driver|
|Reservations:||Please call 717-534-8800|
|Wineries:||View list below|
To make your reservations for each of these events, please call 717-534-8800.
Kick-off a wonderful weekend of food and wine with a wine reception featuring Villa Calcinaia Wines in the Blue Mountain Room above Harvest. This event featuring antipasto and wines will be hosted by Count Sebastiano Capponi, the Owner and Winemaker from this legendary winery which has producing wines in Tuscany since 1524. They are one of the few wineries still using cement casks along with French and Slovenian oak barriques to create their exceptional wines. Must be 21 or older. Reservations are required. $40 per person**
This unique experience takes you through the winemaking process from the vine to the wine. You’ll start with a tour of the actual vineyards at Waltz Wineries in nearby Lancaster County, followed by a complete walk-through of every step of this boutique wine maker’s process by owners Jan and Kimberly Waltz. The morning will culminate with a tasting of their wines accompanied by local cheeses, crackers, and chocolates in their inviting tasting room. Must be 21 or older. Transportation included to and from The Hotel Hershey. Limited availability, reservations are required. Rain or shine event. $35 per person
Saturday, September 15 | 2 - 4 PM
Taste blended Chilean Tacora wines and learn how the complex flavors were developed through blending during this interactive session in the Mountain Laurel Room. Under the expert direction of Pedro Valdes and Gerardo Linares, Partner and Winery President, learn how unique varietals are created by rounding out base wines with layers of fruit and flavor. Must be 21 or older. Reservations are required. $30 per person**
Join us in the Circular Dining Room for a five-course dinner hosted by Chateau Montelena Brand Ambassadors. Learn the history behind this storied winery featured in the movie, “Bottle Shock” and enjoy a delicious meal paired with Chateau Montelena wines as you interact with the winery representatives. Must be 21 or older. Reservations are required. View menu. $125 per person**
California, Oregon, & Washington
|Castle Rock||Josh Cellars||St. Supery|
|Chateau Montelena||Korbel||Sonoma Cutrer|
|Chateau Ste. Michelle||Lincourt||Sterling|
|Dreaming Tree||Marc Mondavi's Divining Rod||Thorn Hill|
|Franciscan||Rodney Strong||Wilamette Valley Vineyards|
|Cavicchioli, Italy||Domaine Seguin, France||Ruffino, Italy|
|Conti Formentini, Italy||Georges Deboeuf, France||Ruta 22, Argentina|
|Damilano, Italy||Jacob's Creek, Australia||Stoneleigh, New Zealand|
|Diseno, Argentina||Kim Crawford, New Zealand||Tacura, Chile|
|Domaine Bernard, France||Pisol, Italy||Villa Calcinaia, Italy|
Participating Festival Breweries
|Lancaster Brewing Company||Troegs Brewing Company|
|Stoudt's Brewery Company||Yards Brewing Company|
|Circular Dining Room||Hershey Grill|
|Cocoa Beanery / Café Zooka||Highlands Grill|
|Devon Seafood Grill||Houlihan’s|
|The Forebay||The Hotel Hershey Pastry|
|Hershey Entertainment Complex|
In honor of the Food & Wine Festival, enjoy three incredible wine-based treatments available only in September at The Spa At The Hotel Hershey. Relax with a glass of featured wine from the festival as you enjoy the unique exfoliation and moisturizing effects of the wine treatments’ natural grape antioxidants. Choose from the Red, Red Wine Package, Gentleman's Wine Barrel Package, and Vineyard Hands & Feet.
Weekend events subject to change.
*Fee includes one tasting of each wine and beer featured at the festival.
**Excludes tax and gratuities.
|Dining in Hershey
||Summer Meal Plan