Category Archives: Winery Visits

Visits to wineries so we can indulge.

Harvest Ridge Winery, Marydel, DE – July 12th, 2014

Technically, this piece should be called Maryland’s Eastern Shore, part deux. Even though Harvest Ridge has some vines in Maryland, the winery sits just over the state line in rural Delaware so I made a judgement call. Same trip, different … Continue reading

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Maryland’s Eastern Shore – Part 1 of 4

There’s a lot to be said for getting out of the house, even if it’s only for a day or two. So, in celebration of Fran’s birthday, I whisked her away to a bed and breakfast near the Chesapeake Bay … Continue reading

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Fireworks & Wine? Yes, please.

Once upon a time there was a winery on the Philadelphia countryside, whose owners realized that on July 4th of every year a farm across the street held a large, private, no-holds-barred fireworks show at dusk. They decided to stay … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Brandywine Food & Wine Festival – June 14, 2014

In the four short years that I’ve been chasing the local wine scene, there has been a noticeable growth spurt. Tasting rooms are going up all over the place, some of them even representing wineries outside of the region. The … Continue reading

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