October is PA Wine Month and for 31 wonderful days, there are special things to do, taste, and discover all across the state. Check back all month long for (more) wine and food pairings, profiles on local winemakers, introduction to some local wine varietals, and winery events that you won’t want to miss. We’ll be adding new, tasty treats all month long. Use the hashtag #PAWineMonth to share the ways in which you are celebrating Pennsylvania Wine Month.

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Tasting Room Tours: Grandview Vineyard

Before Grandview Vineyard‘s Lancaster County tasting room welcomed wine-swirling patrons, it was home to cows. The erstwhile barn housed co-owner (and trained…

Your Wine Words Glossary

The wine world has its own vast lexicon of adjectives, nouns, and verbs. Fortunately, The PA Wine Land Post is here to…

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Wine School

Pennsylvania Wine School

Chambour-what? Vidal who? Pennsylvania is home to a bunch of unique, lesser-known grape varietals. Some of the wines they produce have similar flavor profiles to wines you already love (Cab lovers should get to know PA’s Chambourcin), while others are unlike anything you’ve ever tasted.

All are worth getting to know before your next PA Wine Land visit and The PA Wine Land Post is at your service to help you cram. We will be adding a new “lesson” each month until we cover all 27 of our local varietals, so keep checking back. And for a quick primer, turn to The (new!) PA Wines Guide for bite-sized profiles on each varietal.