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May 2019
$50 - $65

Wines of Loire Valley

May 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Hilton Harrisburg, 1 North Second St
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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hosted by Averill Shepps---- At our tasting in May we will sample wines from the Loire Valley, a long swath running from the Atlantic Ocean across Brittany almost directly east to Sancerre and Pouilly in the upper reaches. 600 miles of the longest river in France cross the country over a variety of rock types and the soils derived from them. Reducing the extensive wine production from such a large area to 8 wines for a tasting and making sense…

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June 2019
$50 - $65

SOLD OUT! Bordeaux – Another Look

June 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Hilton Harrisburg, 1 North Second St
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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hosted by Cathy Boyd----   When you think Bordeaux, do you think Blaye? You have heard of Mouton, have you heard of Moulis? We adore Merlot, but where is ‘the Cotes de Bordeaux’? Sauvignon Blanc from ‘Entre-Deux-Mers’ – where? There is more to Bordeaux than expensive, special occasion bottles that have to wait a decade to be approachable.  Just beyond the prestigious vineyards of the Left and Right Banks are numerous wineries producing quality wines at reasonable prices.  Join us…

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July 2019
$10 - $20

A Journey to Austria – Galen Glen Field Trip

July 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Galen Glen Winery, 255 Winter Mountain Drive
Andreas, PA 18211 United States
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hosted by Marty Cook -  Galen Glen Winery is nestled between the Appalachian and Mahoning mountains on a high elevation fringe of Schuylkill County. It is here, while inhaling the panoramic view and languishing under the shade of an umbrella on the winery patio, that I enjoy a glass of wonderful Galen Glen wine. A myriad of descriptors come to mind: harmony, splendor, romance, awe! It is this cauldron of influences that daily impacts the creative juices of winemaker Sarah…

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August 2019
$55 - $70

August Summer Social at Jo Jo’s *SOLD OUT*

August 20, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
JoJo’s on 22, 7800 Allentown Boulevard
Harrisburg, PA 17112 United States
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by Dave Williams -  Summer can be exhausting. Kids are not in school, work continues, the days are longer, the grass needs mowed. How about a relaxing evening to recharge? No need to cook, adult beverages (wines) will be provided in a pleasant setting that encourages one to slow down and mingle with others while enjoying fine Italian food and wine. The venue may surprise you, as I suspect most of you are not familiar with Jo Jo’s on Rt.…

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September 2019
$75 - $90

Taste Sensational – Inn at Herr Ridge

September 29, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Inn at Herr Ridge, 900 Chambersburg Road
Gettysburg, PA 17325 United States
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by Lynne Beeson---     It’s your last chance! Two-thirds of available seats sold. Don’t miss this unique wine and food pairing event Sunday afternoon, September 29, 1:30 p.m. at the historic Inn at Herr Ridge, 900 Chambersburg Road (Rt 30), Gettysburg. Noted for fine dining experiences, the Inn also offers a rooftop panoramic view of the Gettysburg Battlefields. If that doesn't tip your interest-meter, perhaps the Wine Spectator awarded wine list or the 6,000-bottle wine cellar will! If you’re new…

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October 2019
$45 - $60

Malbec – The “Lowly” Wine Grape

October 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Hilton Harrisburg, 1 North Second St
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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by Bonnie Noll Malbec originated in South-West France, where it is commonly called Côt (sounds like “coat”), and historically served as a minor grape used for blending in red Bordeaux blends. Then, other regions of the world, most notably Argentina, discovered Malbec. Today, Malbec is grown throughout the world and offers a great alternative to higher priced Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah. Malbec is typically a medium to full-bodied, dry red wine with plenty of acidities, relatively high tannin and alcohol…

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November 2019
$45 - $60

Board Selections November Tasting

November 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Hilton Harrisburg, 1 North Second St
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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by David Hawkins It’s probably not too difficult to know what this event is about, and these tastings have been popular in the past because they are social as well as educational. You will experience new wines and meet new wine appreciating friends—a perfect combination! Board members will choose a wine to present to you, offering it for your enjoyment and naming its grapes, describing its attributes and telling you a little more than just “where it comes from!” What…

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December 2019

But First . . . Champagne!

December 8, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Greystone Public House, 2120 Colonial Rd
Harrisburg, 17112 United States
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by Lynne Beeson                                                                    But first… Champagne... why?  Because some of us believe methode traditionelle is one of the finest treatments to grape juice ever. Because it is tiny bubble, festive fun. And, because you deserve real Champagne now… not just for celebrating; when, let’s face it, you…

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January 2020
$40 - $55

SOLD OUT!! PA Wine Excellence XVIII – SOLD OUT!!

January 26 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Hilton Harrisburg, 1 North Second St
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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This event is SOLD OUT.   We hope you will join us for another event soon!   by Averill Shepps January is the month that your wine society celebrates the Pennsylvania wine industry by holding a tasting featuring the top scoring wines determined by a panel of judges, led this year by Kevin Ostrowski. Kevin has recently received his Certified Specialist of Wine with the Society of Wine Educators. The winery that made the top scoring wine will be given our…

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February 2020
$40 - $50

Godforsaken Grapes – A Search for Wines Less Traveled

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hilton Harrisburg, 1 North Second St
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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This event is SOLD OUT - you may be placed on a waiting list to be notified as late as the day of the event should someone cancel their reservation.  Contact the Treasurers via contact us page on this website. by Marty Cook Consider that winemakers are limited only by the fruit on hand and their imagination. The many grape varieties that are at the disposal of the winemaker have been a long time fascination of mine. In my early…

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