Hudson River Valley Wineries

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Carlo DeVito is a long time wine lover, and author of books and magazine articles. He is the author of Wineries of the East Coast. He has traveled to wine regions in California, Canada, up and down the east coast, France, Spain and Chile. He has been a published executive for more than 20 years. He shepherded the wine book program of Wine Spectator as well as worked with Kevin Zraly, Oz Clarke, Matt Kramer, Tom Stevenson, Evan Dawson, Greg Moore, Howard Goldberg, and many other wine writers. He has also published Salvatore Calabrese, Jim Meehan, Clay Risen, and Paul Knorr. Mr. DeVito is the inventor of the mini-kit which has sold more than 100,000,000 copies world wide. He has also publisher such writers as Stephen Hawking, E. O Wilson, Philip Caputo, Gilbert King, James McPherson, John and Mary Gribbin, Thomas Hoving, David Margolick, Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., John Edgar Wideman, Stanley Crouch, Dan Rather, Dee Brown, Susie Bright, and Eleanor Clift. He is also the owner of Hudson-Chatham Winery, co-founder of the Hudson Berkshire Beverage Trail, and president of the Hudson Valley Wine Country.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Shawangunk Pasta Primo Vino April 12 & 13, 2014

Pasta Primo Vino 2014

Spring is almost here and so is Pasta Primo Vino 2014!  Fourteen different pasta varities are provided by Barilla Pasta again this year.  This year we have reduced the price of Pasta Primo Vino to make it even more affordable whether you visit the trail over 1 or 2 days.  You now have time to leisurely visit all 14 wineries.  Yes there are now 14 wineries for you to visit on April 12th & April 13th. You don't have to take two days but you can if you want! 

Pick a starting winery, where you will begin your experience with a souvenir wine glass!  Sample 4 fabulous wines while you further tantalize your taste buds with a sample of delicious Barilla pasta dish. Off you go, to your next winery to sample more Hudson Valley wines plus another tasty pasta recipe.  On you go until you have visited all 14 wineries!  Tickets are good for two days* and include a souvenir wine glass, wine 7 pasta tastings at all 14 wineries for $37.80 (includes tax).  We do offer a Sunday Only ticket for just $21.60 (includes tax).  To ensure a safe and enjoyable visit, we also offer a reduced Designated Driver Ticket for just $10.80 (includes tax). You can enjoy safely your wine sampling while your driver gets to enjoy 14 great pasta dishes and an alcohol free beverage.  A very limited number of tickets will be available at the door ($48.60 includes tax) for a two day tasting ticket, $32.40 (includes tax), Sunday Only ticket, the Designated Driver tickets remain the same great price.  What a great way to usher in the new wine releases of the season and experience first class NYS wines.

Tickets available at
Prices includes NYS Tax of 8% All tickets are non-refundable

*You may visit each winery one time with this ticket but have two days to go to all 14 wineries


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