2014 New Jersey Harvest Wine Festival
EVENT OVERVIEW: New Jersey Wine Festivals is thrilled to announce the 9th Annual Harvest Wine Festival on Friday, November 7, 2014 at the Hilton Short Hills Hotel, the recipient of TripAdvisor’s acclaimed “Certificate of Excellence Award.” Cap off the fall season and sample 150+ wines picked by the Wine Library! Try full-bodied reds, crisp whites, and a – Read More
New Jersey Wine Festivals is thrilled to announce the 9th Annual Harvest Wine Festival on Friday, November 7, 2014 at the Hilton Short Hills Hotel, the recipient of TripAdvisor’s acclaimed “Certificate of Excellence Award.”
Cap off the fall season and sample 150+ wines picked by the Wine Library! Try full-bodied reds, crisp whites, and a variety of specialty wines from all over the world. Hone your wine tasting skills and get ready for the Holidays.
Starting at 7-10pm, interact and meet up with other wine enthusiasts while listening to the sounds of live jazz. Our 9th Annual Harvest Wine Festival will be another great night of delicious wine, tasty food and good company.
The Wine Library will bring a portfolio 150+ wines — hand selected for every taste. Every global region will be represented.
Two (2) wine classes will be held in an exclusive tasting area at 7:30PM and 8:30PM. The instructor will conduct a side-by-side tasting of 5 special wines, explaining grape varietal origins and providing tasting notes for each. Class cost is an additional $25 per person and advance reservations must be made online or by phone during time of ticket purchase. This is an opportunity to attend a 30-40 minute small group session during the event to expand your knowledge of wine. Class sizes are limited so be sure to RESERVE EARLY!
PASTA & CHEESE
Accompanying the wine: pasta, cheese & bread from award-winning chefs at the 4 Diamond rated Hilton Short Hills.
ARTISAN SPECIALTY FOODS
If you like food — and specifically Artisan Foods — we have you covered. Throughout the wine tasting process you will encounter a variety purveyors of specialty foods. All locally sourced and absolutely delicious. These items complement the main food offering.
Enjoy live jazz throughout the event from saxophonist Marcus Anderson. Dynamic, multi-talented and dripping with soul, Marcus is an award winning musician with an abundance of career defining accolades all achieved under the age of thirty. With the release of his fifth solo Album Style Meets Substance, the critically acclaimed Pop/R&B and jazz musician’s career is fast becoming one to watch. Hailing from South Carolina, Anderson is currently performing to audiences all over the world as one of the saxophonist in PRINCE’s band the New Power Generation. Check out Marcus’ music here.
STAY THE NIGHT
DISCOUNT HOTEL ROOMS: The Hilton Short Hills, New Jersey’s premiere urban resort, is offering Harvest Wine Fest attendees special accommodations for this fall’s event. Enjoy an overnight stay for a special discounted rate of $159. (Use code: FWF) CALL 973-379-0100 to reserve your room now!
HELP A GOOD CAUSE
CHARITY: A portion of the proceeds from this event go to event co-host Family Promise of Bergen County, an outstanding organization dedicated to alleviating the plight of the homeless in Bergen County. Special Permit: #. State of NJ: Dept of Law & Public Safety: Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control.
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