A Camp for Adults – Wine Camp in Long Island, NY: Located in the heart of Long Island Wine Country, with forty vineyards and wineries, guests can become amateur vintners in just four days during this wine immersion camp. Guests participate in seasonal vineyard work, then journey from the crush pad to the fermentation area to the cellar as they participate in blending their own reds and whites with a veteran North Fork vintner. Additionally participants are offered private tastings and seminars at eight Long Island wineries; a gourmet lunch is served al fresco at the vineyards each day. Lodgings for four nights, daily candlelight breakfasts, lunches at the vineyards, and the Wine Camp experience are included for $749 plus tax per person (double occupancy) for standard rooms. Wine Camps are scheduled during April, May, June, July and October.
EXCLUSIVE PACKAGE INCLUDES:
4 days in the award-winning wine region of Long Island
3 nights at our beautiful B&B
3 scrumptious, candlelight breakfasts
2 gourmet lunches in a vineyard setting
Welcome wine reception
Fine dining at a premier restaurant on the first night
Final night, elegant, multi-course wine pairing dinner led by experts at the founding vineyard
Seminars given by the experts (the winery owners and winemakers themselves) on all aspects of wine from the vine to the bottle
Learn about the Long Island terroir
Spend private time with the vineyard owners and winemakers
Enjoy wine tasting at eight wineries
Seasonal work with the vines such as planting, grafting, pruning or the harvest & crush
Blend wine with the winemaker at special editions of Wine Camp
Take home a mixed case of L.I. wines
Special Wine Camp gifts and a certificate of completion
Award-winning wineries you will visit include
Raphael, Paumanok, Jamesport, Bedell, The Old Field, Peconic Bay, Lenz, Castello di Borghese, Water’s Crest & Corey Creek.
Acorn Hollow B & B is just a two hour drive from NYC.