two day outdoor festival will be held in mid- June of
each year from 12pm to 6pm on the grounds of Split Rock
Resort located in beautiful Lake Harmony PA. The festival will
feature continuous musical entertainment on three separate stages,
Pennsylvania's finest wineries and a wide selection of food vendors
to tempt your tastebuds. Educational Seminars are held during
the Festival so check them out and learn some new things about
wine. Come prepared to taste away with food and wine tastings
as part of the experience.
day outdoor festival, held in Lake Harmony at Split Rock REsort,
just off the lake, features continuous musical entertainment on
three stages, over 30 wineries and more than 100 food and craft
vendors. Educational Seminars will also be held during the Festival
so be sure to check them out and learn some new things about wine.
Three stages of great LIVE entertainment from the hottest bands
Like - Daisy Jug Band, George Wesley, BC & the Blues Crew,
Blue Number 9, The John Frinzi Band, A Pair Of Nuts, and North
Sea Gas. Wine related seminars are available each day.
Tastes of Pennsylvania June 2017 - Noon to 6 pm The Great
Tastes of Pennsylvania Wine & Food Festival is held annually
on resort grounds during the beautifully inviting summertime.
This two-day, outdoor festival features musical entertainment,
many of Pennsylvania's finest wineries, and a wide selection
of food and craft vendors.
seminars are held during festival hours. Come experience
everything you loved about wine fest past and all the great
new things happening this year! The 27 th Annual Great Tastes
of Pennsylvania Wine & Food Festival is happening in June
2017. Each attendee receives a commemorative wine tasting
glass, and you must be over 21 to be served. Tickets are
about about $30-35.
to call? 1-800-805-3559
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"The Essentials of Wine Tasting"- Learn the basics of
tasting wine. A fun and interactive session that introduces
wine enthusiasts to sampling and selecting wines.
"Wine and Cheese: The Perfect Pairing" The folks
from IGourmet and the PA Wine Association team up to offer pairing
tips for two of our favorite foods! Savor the experience and share
your feedback on some dynamic duos.
"Just Desserts" - Wine and Desserts: Learn about pairing
different styles of wines with desserts that will be sure to delight!
Events at the Wine Festival
"What is Wine
All About" Alton L. Long, Wine Author, Educator and Festival Consultant
This seminar will teach participants about the many characteristics
that make up a good wine. They will discover the difference between
tastes and smells associated with wine and the various aspects
that make a wine appealing to consumers.
"Matching Wine with Cheese" Vicki Gref, Blue Mountain Vineyards
Learn about different flavors of cheese and the wines that compliments
"Drink to Your Health" Elaine Austen, Franklin Hill Vineyards
Elaine will speak of the latest health benefits of moderate, daily
wine consumption and the helpful hints of pairing wines with your
"German Style Wine Varieties of Pennsylvania" Members of the American
Wine Society The presentation will allow participants to taste
and learn about lesser known and newer wine varieties as well
as some of the newer hybrids.
"Matching Chocolate with PA Wines" Debra Deis, Executive Director
of PA Wine Association Taste and experience the matching of the
wide variety of Pennsylvania wines with some different types of
"Apple and Fruit Wines of PA" Debra Deis, Executive Director of
PA Wine Association "How to Taste and Judge a Wine" Alton L. Long,
Wine Author, Educator and Festival Consultant This seminar will
teach participants about the many characteristics that make up
a good wine. They will discover the difference between tastes
and smells associated with wine and the various aspects that make
a wine appealing to consumers.
Where to Stay.....
the Local Wineries