Grand Re-Opening of Merritt Estate Winery Tasting Room

For the Love of Wine Tasting on Valentine's Day

Forestville, NY, February 11, 2015:  Merritt Estate Winery is proud to announce the Grand Re-Opening of their Tasting Room this Friday, just in time for Valentine's Day Weekend. The new tasting room gives visitors more room to shop and enjoy wine tasting from over 27 different Merritt wines. The tasting room creation was done by Jason Merritt, co-owner and General Manager of Merritt Winery. Jason stated that he wanted the tasting room to be a place that is a comfortable and welcoming environment for people to visit the grounds, take advantage of FREE wine tastings (since Merritt is one of the last wineries not to charge for tastings in the area) and to be able to shop for unique wine accessories and attire to remember their visit by.

This Valentine's Day Weekend will be one to remember at Merritt with festive activities and giveaways all weekend long.  Merritt will be giving the first 50 people to visit this weekend a surprised gift just for stopping in and visiting our Tasting Room, there will be an enter to win contest giving away four (4) 2-day wine tasting festival tickets ($120 value) for America's Grape Country Wine Festival on August 8th and 9th that includes access to the Parrot Head Bash Kick Off Party on August 7th at the Chautauqua County Fairgrounds and a second enter to win four (4) Free tickets to the next Lake Erie Wine Country event. Plus, Merritt will be celebrating their brand new release of Dry Riesling created by their new winemaker Dominic Burke.

 Last but not least there will delicious chocolate delicacies to taste due to the start of Wine and Chocolate weekend by the Lake Erie Wine Country. Merritt will be putting on a delightful tasting of Raspberry Vanilla Mousse paired with their Raspberry Truffle wine. No tickets are needed to stop by Merritt Winery during the wine trail weekend. Merritt is open 7 days a week, Monday - Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm and Sundays Noon to 6:00 pm.

For More Information Contact:

Sandy Nichols
Marketing & Promotions Director
Merritt Estate Winery
F: 716.965.2054