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Ice Wine Festival

March 8 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until March 31, 2022

19TH ANNUAL GRAND RIVER VALLEY ICE WINE FESTIVAL

March 1st thru 31st  Noon – 5 pm

Join the wineries of the Grand River Valley Debonné Vineyards, Ferrante Winery & Ristorante, Grand River Cellars Winery & Restaurant, Laurello Vineyards, South River Vineyards, Cask 307 Winery, and Red Eagle Distillery for an afternoon of ice wine sampling perfectly paired with the appetizers.

Patrons will visit each of the seven participants in any order they choose. Each establishment will provide samples of their libation along with a delicious appetizer. Area maps will be provided at all wineries to help patrons plan their trail.

$7 pp at each stop.

DEBONNE VINEYARDS
7840 Doty Rd.  Madison, OH
Open 7 days a week.
APPETIZER: Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnut with a Spicy Peach Drizzle
FEATURED WINE: 2021 Vidal Blanc Ice Wine
WHILE YOU ARE THERE… Live music Friday night and Saturday afternoon
· Specialty Ice Wine Cocktail
· Ice Wine Progressive Dinner- each Friday evening prior to festival. Go to www.debonne.com to reserve.
· March 13-Ice Wine Sangria & Cocktail Class-go to www.debonne.com to register.
FESTIVAL SATURDAYS ONLY 11 am – 5 pm:
· Jam sampling by Peppers4You

FERRANTE WINERY & RISTORANTE
5585 State Route 307 Geneva, OH
Open 7 days a week.
APPETIZER: Chicken Sausage topped with Ice Wine Bacon Jam, & Gorgonzola
FEATURED WINE: 2019 Vidal Blanc Ice wine
WHILE YOU ARE THERE…
· Live music Friday & Saturday evenings.
· Friday March 4th – Ice Wine Dinner with Winemaker Nick Ferrante, Reservations Required
FESTIVAL SATURDAYS ONLY:
· Ice Wine Igloo, Sample Ice Wine and take photos in our Ice Wine Igloo!
· Every Saturday in March Tractor Pulled Hayrides in the Vineyards
·Featuring Local Artisans, Patti with Popp-a-Razzi Popcorn, A Touch of Glass & Marianne’s Chocolates
Ice Wine Truffles

GRAND RIVER CELLARS WINERY & RESTAURANT
5750 S. Madison Rd. (Rt. 528) Madison, OH
Open 7 days a week.
APPETIZER: Fig, Pecan & Cinnamon Cheese Ball
FEATURED WINE: 2019 Vidal Blanc Ice Wine & Maple Ice Wine
WHILE YOU ARE THERE…
· Ice Wine Marshmallow Roast All Day
· Ice Wine Martini’s
· Ice Wine Progressive Dinner – each Friday evening in March. Go to grandrivercellars.com to reserve.
· Live music Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons.
FESTIVAL SATURDAYS ONLY 11 am – 5 pm:
· Ice Carving March 5th, 19th, 26th Noon
· Delightful Soy Candles featuring Ice Wine Candles
· Ice Wine Cotton Candy, Rock Candy, and Ice Wine Candy Apples by Pucker Up Candy Shop

LAURELLO VINEYARDS
4573 St. Route 307 E. Geneva, OH
Closed Monday & Tuesday.
APPETIZER:  Tiramisu or Chocolate Ice Cream
FEATURED WINE: 2020 Simply Mad Habanero and Double Gold Sweet Genevieve Vidal Ice Wine
WHILE YOU ARE THERE…
· Blizzard Cocktail with 2021 Vidal ice wine juice.
· Laurello Winter Ice Wine Martini with Sweet Genevieve Ice wine and vodka.
FESTIVAL SATURDAYS ONLY:
· Featured Artist Lisa Kennedy
· Tattered Willow/ Chalk Couture

CASK 307
7259 Warner Rd. (Route 307) Madison, OH
Closed Wednesday.
APPETIZER: Mango & Passion Fruit Bavarian Cream Cake
FEATURED WINE: 2021 Rose of Vidal Blanc Ice Wine
WHILE YOU ARE THERE…
· Ice Progressive Dinner – each Friday evening prior to festival. Go to cask307.com to reserve.
· Ice Wine Art Contest & Gallery (submissions are due by Feb. 28th. Go to www.cask307.com for
information.)

SOUTH RIVER VINEYARDS
6062 S. River Rd. W. Geneva, OH
Open 7 days a week.
APPETIZER: Red Eagle Riesling Brandy Glazed Brownies
FEATURED WINE: 2017 Concord Ice Wine & 2019 Blush Ice Wine (Blend of Chambourcin & Vidal Blanc)
WHILE YOU ARE THERE…
· Ice Wine Picnicking daily on our spacious 80 acres grounds-BYOB Basket!
· Self Guided Vineyard hikes. No reservations needed.
· Hours for the Trail: Sunday thru Friday Noon-5; Saturdays 11-5.

RED EAGLE DISTILLERY
6202 S. River Rd. W. Geneva, OH
Open 7 days a week.
APPETIZER: Black Door Tavern Appetizer’s-Chef’s choice/varies daily.
FEATURED ICE WINE COCKTAIL: Planter’s Punch with ’21 Vidal Blanc Ice Wine and Red Eagle Maple Rum
WHILE YOU ARE THERE…
· Ice Wine Progressive Dinner – Each Friday evening in March. Go to debonne.com to reserve.
· BLACK DOOR TAVERN open each weekend for tavern fare/cocktails-Reservations recommended.
· Self Guided Vineyard hikes. No reservations needed.
· Hours for the Trail: Sunday thru Friday Noon-5; Saturdays 11-5.

Details

Date:
March 8
Time:
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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