The Niagara Wine Trail is celebrating June's designation as National Dairy Month by pairing featured wines with Yancey's Fancy Artisan Cheeses. This year's annual Wine and Cheese Weekend will be held June 5-7, just in time for treating dads and grads.
Pre-sale tickets may be purchased online for $30 per person through Thursday, June 4. Remaining tickets will be sold at the wineries for $35 per person during the event. Tickets are valid for all three days of the event and include a tasting of three wines and a cheese sample at each participating winery, plus a commemorative wine glass from the starting winery.
Hours for the event are noon to 5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.
The winery and cheese parings are:
As a reminder, ticket prices do not include applicable sales tax or transportation. Guests touring by bus or limo, regardless of size, should call the wineries in advance to make an appointment to alleviate congestion during this popular event. A valid photo ID with proof of age also is required to participate in wine tasting.
For more information, wine events along the trail or to purchase tickets, visit the Niagara Wine Trail online at www.NiagaraWineTrail.org.