Event of the Day: Artisan Cheese and Wine Weekend

Staff Writer
The Chronicle Express

Enjoy two Finger Lakes Trails in one delicious weekend. 

The Finger Lakes Cheese Trail joins the Keuka Lake Wine Trail on April 9 -10 for Artisan Cheese and Wine Weekend, a new event celebrating local producers.  One ticket allows attendees to visit all eight wineries over the weekend. Included in the ticket price are special wine and food tastings at each winery, complementing the cheeses of their visiting producer. The cheese producers will offer samples, have artisan cheeses for sale, and will chat about the process of making these exceptional cheeses.  Enjoy dishes such as aged cheddar soup, Buffalo chicken dip, and cheese empanadas.

The weekend price of $25 per person, attendees will receive a souvenir wine glass,32 wines to taste, food samples and artisan cheese samples. Designated driver and Sunday-only discounted tickets are available. Event hours are Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.