February 11 & 12, 2017.  ” For The Love of Chocolate and Wine ” weekend

Join Dobbins Creek and the Vineyards of Swan Creek for our annual  “For The Love of Chocolate and Wine” weekend!  Hours are Sat. Feb.13th 12-5 pm and Sun. Feb. 14th 1-5 pm.  Dobbins Creek  Vineyards will be releasing our latest vintage 2014 Cabernet Franc and we will be pairing this with a Belgian dark chocolate wafer. This event is free so come join us and treat your Valentine to some free wine and chocolate!

February 25 & 26, 2017   “8th Annual Yadkin Winter Reds “ weekend.

This is a ticketed event sponsored by the Yadkin County Chamber of Commerce.  For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit the Chamber of Commerce website.

http://www.yadkinchamber.org/events-calendar.html

 

March 4 & 5, 2017.  ” Wine and Cheese ”  weekend.

Join Dobbins Creek and the Vineyards of Swan Creek Saturday, March 5th, 12-5pm and Sunday, March 6th, 1-5pm for our free annual wine and cheese event. Each vineyard will pair locally produced cheese from Ashe County NC with a local Swan Creek wine. Dobbins Creek will pair our award winning barrel fermented Chardonnay with an Ashe County medium cheddar. We will have a very limited amount of the medium cheddar for sale. Stop by for some great wine and cheese this weekend!

 

April 9 & 10, 2017   “Spring Wine Release” weekend.

Saturday April 8 and Sunday April 9.  Join Dobbins Creek Vineyards and our six partner members of the Vineyards of Swan Creek as we celebrate Spring.  Each vineyard will be releasing a new wine and will be pairing it with a food item.  Dobbins Creek will be releasing its new 2014 Merlot.  This is a free event so come by and try our new Merlot along with our other award winning wines.

 

May 5 thru May 7, 2017  “Spring Herb Festival” weekend.

Friday, May 5 thru Sunday, May 7.  Advance Tickets Required.  Join Dobbins Creek Vineyards and our partner members of the Vineyards of Swan Creek for our annual Herb Festival.  Purchase a ticket for $35 which will be good for one couple and bring it by each of the seven vineyards starting May 5 and going thru May 7th, 2017 between 12-5 pm  and receive a different 4″ potted herb at each stop.  Taste a food item prepared  at each vineyard with their chosen herb and pair it with two 1 ounce tastings of wine.  Dobbins Creek will be featuring Sweet Basil.   Only 30 tickets will be available for sale at each vineyard.  Call us at Dobbins Creek to purchase your ticket at 336-468-4770 or stop by our tasting room.  Tickets do sale quickly and as in the past, we expect all tickets will be sold prior to the event dates.

Participating vineyards:  Dobbins Creek, Laurel Gray, Raffaldini, Shadow Springs, Midnight Magdalena, Piccione and Windsor Run.

 

 

July 21 thru July 23, 2017     “Swan Creek Riedel White Wine Tour”       TICKETED EVENT.

Friday, July 21 (noon-5pm)

Saturday, July 22(11am – 6pm)

Sunday, July 23(noon-5pm)

Prepaid tickets are ONLY $25.00 per person

The Vineyards of Swan Creek invite you to join us for an exclusive gourmet food and white wine pairing event. Riedel wine glasses are the world’s best and make every glass of wine a memorable experience. This exclusive summer event marries the expertise of Riedel glasses with the award winning white wines of the Swan Creek AVA.  Each ticket holder will receive a collector’s edition stemless Riedel wine glass at their first stop, and a gourmet food and wine pairing at each vineyard. Pre-purchase tickets are available at each vineyard for the exceptional value of only $25.00 per person.

Call us at Dobbins Creek to purchase your ticket at 336-468-4770 or stop by our tasting room.  Tickets will sale quickly.

Participating vineyards:  Dobbins Creek, Laurel Gray, Raffaldini, Shadow Springs, Midnight Magdalena, Piccione and Windsor Run.

Vineyard Food and Wine pairings:

Dobbins Creek Vineyards…. Vidalia Onion Tart paired with 2015 Dry Riesling

Laurel Gray Vineyards….  Herbed Butter Cheese Spread and Artisan Crackers paired with Pinot Gris

Midnight Magdalena….  Chicken Mango Salsa Salad with Chipotle Lime Vinaigrette paired with Traminette

Piccione Vineyards….   Oil Cured Hand Pulled Fresh Mozzarella with Rosemary Crostini paired with Chardonnay

Raffaldini Vineyards….  Caramelized Onion, Goat Cheese, and Arugula Flatbread paired with Vermentino

Shadow Springs Vineyard….  Summer Pea and Parmesan Pasta Salad paired with Viognier.

Windsor Run Cellars….  Herb Roasted Mushrooms paired with Chardonnel

 

 

October 14 and 15, 2017    “Fall Harvest Festival” weekend.  FREE EVENT.

Come celebrate the arrival of fall and the completion of the 2017 grape harvest with the seven Vineyards of Swan Creek.  This will be a two day free event on Saturday Oct 14 and Sunday Oct 15. Hours will be 12 pm to 5 pm for both days.  Dobbins Creek will be releasing its latest vintage 2015 Ram Cat Red, a delicious Bordeaux style red wine blend.  We will be offering a complimentary tasting of this wine with a light food item that pairs with the wine.  Come by for a relaxing visit, taste award winning wines and enjoy fall colors from our tasting room deck.

Participating vineyards: Dobbins Creek, Laurel Gray, Raffaldini, Shadow Springs, Midnight Magdalena, Piccione and Windsor Run

 

December 2 and 3rd, 2017    ” Holiday Open House” weekend.  FREE EVENT.

( This event runs on the same day with the ” Riedel Red Barrel Wine Tasting Tour event.  See below for details on that event.}

Join us at Dobbins Creek Vineyards along with the other members of the Vineyards of Swan Creek as we kick off the 2017 Holiday season.  Light snacks will be available and is free for guests not participating in the event listed below.

 

December 2 and 3rd, 2017      “Riedel Red Barrel Wine Tasting Tour”     TICKETED EVENT.

Saturday and Sunday.  Noon until 5pm both days

Prepaid tickets are ONLY $35.00 per person.

The seven vineyards of the Swan Creek Vineyard AVA invite you to join us for an exclusive gourmet food and red wine pairing event. Riedel wine glasses are the world’s best and make every glass of wine a memorable experience. This exclusive event marries the expertise of Riedel glasses with the award winning wines of the Swan Creek AVA.  Each ticket holder will receive a collector’s edition stemmed Riedel wine glass at their first stop, and a gourmet food and wine pairing at each vineyard. Pre-purchase tickets are available at each vineyard for the exceptional value of only $35.00 per person.

Call us at Dobbins Creek to purchase your tickets at 336-468-4770 or stop by our tasting room to purchase.  Tickets will sale quickly for this popular event.

 

Participating vineyards: Dobbins Creek, Laurel Gray, Raffaldini, Shadow Springs, Midnight Magdalena, Piccione and Windsor Run