Upcoming Wine Festivals:
Harvest Food Truck and Wine Festival – Nov 1 & 2
First ever Harvest Food Truck and Wine Festival. The event will feature cuisine from the region’s most award-winning food trucks and live music by The VooDUDES. Admission includes entrance to the event, parking, and music. $10 for adults 21 and older, $5 for ages 13 to 20, and children 12 and under are free. Reservations are not required.Wine tastings are available for an additional $10 per person, 21 and older, which includes eight samplings of our nationally award-winning wines in an etched Alba Vineyard wine glass.
Dates: November 1st and 2nd, 2014
Address: Village of Finesville; 269 Riegelsville Warren Glen Rd., Milford, NJ
Cost: $10 21+, $5 13 to 20, Free 12 and under. Wine Tasting additional $10
New Jersey Harvest Wine Festival – Nov 7
New Jersey Wine Festivals is thrilled to announce the 9th Annual Harvest Wine Festival on Friday, November 7, 2014 at the Hilton Short Hills Hotel, the recipient of TripAdvisor’s acclaimed “Certificate of Excellence Award.” Cap off the fall season and sample 150+ wines picked by the Wine Library! Try full-bodied reds, crisp whites, and a variety of specialty wines from all over the world. Hone your wine tasting skills and get ready for the Holidays.Starting at 7-10pm, interact and meet up with other wine enthusiasts while listening to the sounds of live jazz. Our 9th Annual Harvest Wine Festival will be another great night of delicious wine, tasty food and good company.
Date: Friday, November 7th, 2014, 7pm to 10pm
Address:Hilton Short Hills Hotel; 41 John F Kennedy Parkway, Short Hills, NJ
Cost: $69+, Buy Tickets HERE
Grape Adventure - Nov 8 & 9
The 5th Annual Grape Adventure features 14 wineries & vineyards. The event features Live Music, Food and Craft Vendors. Limited Safari Packages are available for a special tasting of reserve wines at Camp Aventura in the African Plains!
Dates: November 8th & 9th, 2014, 12 to 5pm
Address: Great Adventure; 1 Six Flags Blvd, Jackson, NJ
Cost: $40 – $15. Get Tickets Here
Not Just Wine – Nov 8 & 9
Villa Milagro Vineyards will join ten winery members of Vintage North Jersey to celebrate wine and food pairing. Visit each winery to taste wines perfectly paired with foods that accentuate the wine. Foods will be prepared by local restaurants and coupons will be available for complimentary items at restaurants. $10 per person.
Dates: November 8th & 9th, 2014
Address: Villa Milagro Vineyards; 33 CR-627,Phillipsburg, NJ
Holiday Wine Trail Weekend - Nov 28 – 30
Come out and join us for a long weekend of wine, food, and merrymaking! We’re kicking off a spirited holiday season with a three-day weekend full of fun. You’ll find unique gifts, beautiful gift baskets, and plenty of wine themed holiday items, including our 2015 V.I.P passes perfectly suited for family and friends, or yourself! More details to follow.
Dates: November 28, 29 & 30, 2014; 11am to 5pm
Address: At participating wineries across the state
Cost: Depends on vineyard
Holiday Open House Weekend -Nov 28 – 30
Join us for this celebration and enjoy wine tastings, specialty food pairings prepared by local restaurants, hand-crafted chocolates by Diane Pinder, and artisan cheeses from Fourchette. Be part of the experience; wine, food, and fun! Stock up on your favorite wines for yourself, family, or friends. Noon – 5 pm. Admission includes a wine tasting, food pairings, Alba wine glass, and cellar tour. Go to website for details.
Dates: November 28, 29 & 30, 2014; 12pm to 5pm
Address: Alba Vineyard; 269 Riegelsville Warren Glen Rd., Finesville, Milford, NJ
Winter Trolley Tour – Dec 13 & 14
Save the date! Details to come!
Wine and Chocolate Weekend – Feb 14 & 15
Make this Valentine’s Day one to remember by spending it with someone special at Alba Vineyard. Treat your valentine to samples of award winning wines paired with exquisite chocolates, artisan cheeses, and wonderful culinary treats! We will feature small bites prepared by our preferred caterers. Each caterer will offer samples of their amazing food specialties to pair with our wines. Master Chocolatier, Diane Pinder, owner of Donna & Company, will join us. Diane will offer samples of her unique artisan chocolates to pair with Alba’s dessert wines. A collection of assorted truffles and other chocolate treats will be available for sale. Joining us for the first time this year is Fourchette of Clinton, NJ. You will be able to sample and purchase their artisan cheeses. The tasting experience is $20 per person (21 and older). Reservations are not required.
Dates: February 14th – 15th, 2015
Address: Alba Vineyards; 269 Riegelsville Warren Glen Rd., Milford, NJ
Cost: $20 for Wine and Food Tasting
Wine and Cheese Tasting - Feb 21 & 22
An introduction to fine imported and domestic cheeses and how to pair them with wine. Sample selections of cheeses made locally as well as imported. Pair the cheeses with the perfect wine, add a loaf of bread and you have the Holy Trinity of food!
Dates: February 21st – February 22nd, 2015
Address: Villa Milagro Vineyards; 33 CR-627, Phillipsburg, NJ