Looking for some fun things to do in Connecticut? It’s time to get out of the house!During these cold winter months, it becomes increasingly more difficult to find something fun to do to break up the day! Why not visit some of our local Connecticut wineries? Not every winery is open year round, but if you head on up to the Litchfield Hills you will find some beautiful options, and the wine isn’t too shabby either! You can even plan a day out in style with your friends or family for that special occasion. Visit 3 separate wineries, have a picnic lunch and take a limo or party bus of your choice! All you have to do is visit http://www.
connecticutwinetours.us/CT_ Wine_Tour_Packages.html, for more details. There is a specific winter wine trail set up just for you!
Here’s our review of some of our favorite vineyards!
Haight Brown Vineyard in Litchfield offers a variety of wines including some of the delicious dessert wines! Try the honey nut apple, it’s our favorite! You could do a wine tasting for just $10 or pair it with a cheese or chocolate plate to tantalize your taste buds. This winery is set in a rustic barn with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating. You can even find Groupon’s every now and again to save a few bucks! Check out their schedule and maybe get a customized lesson on wine blending.
For something even more fun, visit Sunset Meadows Winery in Goshen! This is our absolute favorite winery. It offers a wide array of events and entertainment along with some amazing local wines. The owners are friendly, fun and passionate about their art. Stop by in the summer and relax on the beautiful outdoor patio as you listen to local musicians play the day away. Make sure you try the Sangria slushie after your wine tasting! OR you can stop by on one of those cold and snowy winter afternoons and cozy up by the roaring fire or peruse their fun gift shop to find the perfect gift for the wine lover in your house! Make sure to try one of their homemade truffles AND the hot mulled wine, it is the absolute best! The wines are reasonably priced, a tasting is just $10 and you keep the glass!
We will have more winery reviews in the upcoming months, just tell us what you’d like to know and things you’d be interested in doing. We run the number 1 team at Keller Williams Realty in Greater Hartford and look forward to being your resource for not only all of your real estate needs, but on anything fun to do in Connecticut too! Visit our website www.StarrRealtyGroup.com for the latest updates, mortgage interest rates, hottest new properties and more. When we aren’t selling 100+ homes a year we love to have fun with our friends and family and are ALWAYS on the look out for more fun things to do in Connecticut!