Social Gathering at Eagle Mountain Vineyards & Winery
On November 14, 2021 from 2:30-4:30pm we will be gathering at Eagle Mountain Vineyards & Winery. FBV will have a table set up outside, or in the case of bad weather we’ll be in the winery barrel room. Eagle Mountain has a tasting program which includes a choice of five (5) wines to taste and a glass of your favorite. The program also includes a charcuterie box with artisan cheeses (smoked Gouda, Brie, aged Parmesan, sharp Cheddar), cured meats (prosciutto, Genoa salami, sweet capocollo), assorted crackers, olive medley, onion chutney, mixed nuts, and grapes. The cost for the tasting program is $31 per person. Eagle Mountain Vineyards is located at 2330 Highway 11, Travelers Rest, SC. Phone is 864-747-0336.
Wine Judging Training Events
Come learn how to judge wines in preparation for our regional wine competitions in December! Alan Staton will be presenting a two-class wine judging training session. The first class will be held via Zoom on Saturday, November 13 at 4:00pm. The second class will be held in person at Chuck Blethen’s classroom in Marshall on Saturday, November 20 at 1:00pm. Cost to participate is $15; you have the option to attend one or both classes. Please bring your payment in cash to the in-person class.
If you’d like to join us for this event, please RSVP to our Treasurer. Directions to the classroom will be sent via email to those who RSVP.
Upcoming Events in 2021
Social Gathering at Eagle Mountain Vineyards & Winery – November 14, 2021 2:30-4:30pm
Wine Judging Class – November 13, 2021 4:00pm (via Zoom) and/or November 20, 2021 1:00pm (in person)
WNC Regional Amateur Wine Competition – December 3, 2021
WNC Regional Commercial Wine Competition – December 4-5, 2021