Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to end Friday night. Extend the celebration to Saturday and join in on the romantic fun at the Placer County Wine Trail “Valentine’s Sweets, Treats and Trivia”event Saturday, February 15th from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.
The special event will feature wine tasting, sweet and savory treat tasting and a romantic trivia game at 19 wineries on the Placer County Wine Trail. Tickets are $25 per couple, or $15 per person, and can be purchased athttp://bit.ly/1dQqSvt
When: Saturday, February 15thfrom 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where: Placer County Wine Trail -Auburn, Lincoln, Loomis, Newcastle & Meadow Vista
What: 19 wineries on the Placer County Wine Trail to host “Valentine’s Sweets, Treats and Trivia” event for couples and singles alike.
Event highlights include:
Green Family Winery: Featuring black cherry brownies with Port wine and other healthy snacks.
Lone Buffalo Vineyards: Take a chocolate and wine tasting journey with pairings from Newcastle Chocolatier Raffiné Artisan Chocolates. The winery’s Pawny Tawny Port (Placer County’s only “tawny port”) will also be on the bar.
Secret Ravine Vineyards: Enjoy sweets and treats as well as sweetheart deals on the vineyard’s 2008 Syrah and 2010 Rattlesnake Red.
River Rock Ranch Lindemann Winery will be serving mixed chocolates and various cheeses, gourmet cupcakes and chocolates.
Davis Dean Cellars will be presenting locally made dark chocolate cherry truffles and featuring a pairing of its2010 Willow’s Reserve Zinfandel (90% Zin/ 10% Petite Sirah).
PaZa Wines will offer tempting treats from Trish’s Truffles, featuring chocolatier creations such as milk chocolate peanut butter truffles, and white chocolate cookie truffles.
Dono dal Cielo will offer a Bridge Brands Chocolate tasting and will feature live music by Two Barrels Shy from 2:00 –5:00 pm.
Viña Castellano will feature swan flan & chocolates plus a special aphrodisiac treat with your trivia. The winery will also sample its 2008 SF Chronicle Best of Class Tempranillo for the first time.
Mt. Vernon Winery will be serving fudge and hors d’oeuvres.
Ciotti Cellars will be releasing its new Chocolate Porto with assorted with assorted gourmet cupcakes and chocolates.
For a complete list of participating wineries, venue details and directions please visit ww.placerwine.com