Looking for an exciting way to experience the local wineries? Consider joining a B&B wine tasting, and step into a journey of discovery! Sip your way through a selection of the finest local vintages as you take in the atmosphere of your own charming bed & breakfast. The friendly staff at these tastings are knowledgeable and passionate about the wines they pour – an ideal way to start your weekend getaway on a high note. You’ll be sure to find the perfect varietal for your special occassion, and who knows, maybe even a few new acquaintances by the end of the night!
1. A Blissfully Aromatic Wine Touring Adventure
Are you a wine enthusiast looking for the perfect excursion? Look no further, because is an experience you will never forget. From sampling the finest vintages and exploring lush vineyards, you won’t be disappointed.
The first step in this enchanting tour is joining the local wine club. This not only allows you to experience some of the local varietals, but can also get you discounts in selected wineries. Plus, you can take home a souvenir bottle to show off to family and friends.
Once the club’s initiation is complete, it is time for the tastings. You will get to explore a variety of carefully curated wines from the region’s best wineries. During the journey, you will learn about the history of winemaking, the process of grape-growing, and other interesting facts about the industry.
No wine tour would be complete without a tour of the vineyard. An experienced guide will provide informational insight during the walk, describing every aspect of the production. Visitors will be able to see the vines, barrels, and machinery involved in making fine wine.
At the conclusion of the tour, you can use your newfound knowledge to sample wines and buy your favorite selections. This is an ideal moment to savor the exquisite aromas and flavors of the local wines and create a memorable experience. Don’t forget to taste them all!
So what are you waiting for? Embark on and embark on an unforgettable journey!
2. Exploring the Rich Bouquets of B&B Wineries
Touring The Historic Vineyards
Exploring the many wineries of B&B is an experience to savor, thanks to their rich history featuring bold, treasure-filled wines. Start your journey with a tour of the vineyards and packaging facilities of the family-owned winery that helped launch the B&B spirit. View their rustic buildings, old-fashioned barrels, and delectable flavors.
The experience doesn’t end there, as each winery has a character all its own. For example, one winery is located right on the edge of the tulip fields which overlooks a classic pond and sprawling orchard making them an ideal setting for a romantic picnic. Another winery features an extensive collection of wines for visitors to consider. From local favorites to unique specialty blends, there are plenty of options to browse and explore.
From B&B’s sunny South Coast to cooler coastal vineyards, the region’s myriad of wineries are a tasty ode to wine aficionados. Paired tastings of various reds, whites, and rosés make for an intriguing educational journey for those new to the craft. And when touring the wineries, exploring the views is a must. Take the opportunity to soak up the breathtaking panoramas that accompany the rolling hills of North B&B, the golden-yellow vineyards that line the South Coast, and the matured grapevines that hug the valleys.
- Go wine tasting at the old port city of B&B
- Explore the unique, family-owned wineries of the region
- Enjoy the views of the rolling hills, vineyards, and grapevines of North & South B&B
- Try unique blends of wines, crafted to perfection for each guest
Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway, educational exploration of the grand B&B wineries, or simply a leisurely day of wine tasting, these vineyards will not disappoint. Savour each sip in the knowledge that you are sampling one of the world’s finest and oldest wine valleys.
3. A Delicious Primer on Regional Varietals
California, the Cabernet Sauvignon Capital
California boasts many prestigious wine regions, and its most famous varietal is Cabernet Sauvignon. This red grape is known for its dark, full body and intense tannins, as well as its notes of blackberry, cassis, and herbal spice. California Cabernets are perfect companions to red meats, Barbeque, and sharp cheeses.
Washington’s Merlots and Syrahs
Washington State is quickly becoming one of the top wine-producing regions in the US. While the state has many varietals, two of its most beloved are Merlot and Syrah. Washington Merlots offer a jammy fruit character, soft tannins, and earthy notes, making them perfect for a variety of dishes. Syrah, on the other hand, offers a medium-to-full body, intense berry and spice notes, and firm tannins.
Oregon Pinot Noirs and White Varietals
Oregon is another developing wine region, and its Pinot Noir is sure to impress. With its silky texture and notes of cherry, raspberry, and spice, it’s perfect for a variety of dishes. Oregon also produces some charming whites, including Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, and Riesling.
Texas may not be the first region you think of when it comes to wine, but its Tempranillo is definitely worth exploring. This Spanish varietal produces wines with intense berry flavors, firm tannins, and a soft finish. Its fruity character makes it a great match for dishes like grilled vegetables and Tex-Mex.
New York Rieslings
New York has exploded in popularity with its Riesling wines. Rieslings grown in this region offer fresh aromas of apple, apricot, and citrus, as well as a medium-to-full body. These wines are perfect for pairing with Asian cuisine, shellfish, and semi-firm cheese.
Virginia Viogniers and Other Whites
Virginia is usually associated with reds, but its nectarine-scented Viognier is a must-try. This white varietal is often produced in a semi-dry style, making it perfect for festive occasions.Virginia also produces a variety of other whites, such as Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc, as well as dessert wines.
Still looking to make your mark in the world of wine? Join us for our next B&B Wine Tasting event and let the local vintages leave their mark on you! Let the taste of the region linger on your tongue and the vision of the unique vineyards leave a lasting impression on your heart, as you sip your way through some truly unforgettable wines.