On August 11, 2012 The Bernardo Winery will organize one of San Diego’s most aromatic and alluring festivals, The Wine Country Festival. From 1pm to 5pm fans of this enticing alcoholic drink will be dazzled by its soothing, sweet or dry aroma. Regardless of your preferred type, the gathering is meant to bring people together, make them socialize and find out more about the assorted world of wine. With hundreds of years of experience in the wine making process, Bernardo Winery will certainly manage to gather wine experts and newbies looking to find out more about the history of the beverage and some of its production secrets.
Ticket prices will begin at $25 if you choose to buy them online. At the door, the price will be $30. In the price you’ll have 10 glasses of wine included, as well as some snacks. Founded in 1889, Bernardo Winery has been struggling for years to produce one of San Diego’s finest spirits. Each and every vineyard has its private microclimate, thus every wine type will be different not just in texture, but also in taste and color. Constantly watered from a pump house system, the grapes are extremely well taken care of in order to produce a fine, aromatic wine for its avid enthusiasts.
The Wine Country Festival is an excellent opportunity for San Diego residents to meet new people, have a good time, and taste some good quality wine. La Vista, Grammie’s Lot, and Il Fiume, are just 3 vineyards worth mentioning. They produce wine types such a syrah, which is probably the most common and the most delicious. Wine enthusiasts will also have the opportunity to meet some the winemakers in person. Taking about the process and asking them about the secrets of the job will probably keep you entertained the whole afternoon.
There will be about 20 wineries that will participate at the fair. Good mood and the curiosity to make wine and give it that unique taste will certainly be the main subject of the whole event. Go online to buy your ticket in advance, and get ready for a different type of cultural experience. Adults will have 20 glasses available to savor, and it’s a good idea to take it slow on the tasting. San Diego boasts with endless community events on a weekly basis, and if you want to loosen up after a tiring day at work, The Wine Country Festival is an excellent event to attend because you’ll definitely manage to have a lot of fun with your friends.
Location: Bernardo Winery, 13330 Paseo Del Verano Norte
San Diego CA 92128-1804
Ticket price: $25 (online), $30 at the door