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Celebrate Valentine’s Day at These Local Wineries

Babysitter? Check. Candles? Check. Flowers? Check. That outfit (you know the one)? Check. Valentine’s Day approaches, and with it a chance to make this celebration of true love an evening to remember. Whether you’ve been together for years or newly in love, here are our top picks for date night at some local wineries.


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Valentines Day Events at Local Wineries


Wine & Chocolate Tasting

Bring your sweetheart to the winery for a special wine and chocolate tasting featuring a selection of Auburn Road’s finest wines. The vino will be paired with locally made treats by Sweet Mary’s Chocolates of Woodtown, NJ.

When: February 11-12, 12-5 pm
Where: Auburn Road Vineyard & Winery, 117 Sharptown-Auburn Road, Pilesgrove
Price: Free admission to the vineyard, $10 for the wine and chocolate pairing.
More info: Give them a call or you can visit the website.


Wine Lovers’ Dinner Dance

It all starts with a choice of two gourmet, four-course menus. Add a curated selection of Tomasello Wines, beer, cocktails, and live entertainment by Diamond DJs of Berlin, NJ, and you’ve got a date night that’s both romantic and fun. Reservations are required.
When: February 11, 7-11pm
Where: Tomasello Winery & Banquet Hall, 225 White Horse Pike, Hammonton
Price: $80/couple, including tax and gratuity, plus a cash bar for cocktails and beer
More info: Visit the website or you can give them a call.


Valentine’s Day Dinner

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Treat your favorite valentine – or even the whole family – to an evening of great food, fine wine and music by local musicians, The Wood’s Edge Trio. On the menu: locally made artisanal pasta with a delicate porcini mushroom cream sauce. Reservations are required and space is limited, so book your table soon.
When: February 14, seatings at 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm
Where: Auburn Road Vineyards & Winery, 117 Sharptown-Auburn Road, Pilesgrove
Price: $34.99/adult and $21.99/child
For more info: Give them a call or send an email to reserve your spot.


Valentine’s Dinner

Treat your sweetie to a deluxe four-course dinner featuring lobster, beef tenderloin, luscious chocolate dessert, and more, designed by the culinary experts at Branches Catering in West Long Branch. Bring your big pants! Here’s a peek at the rest of the menu.

When: February 11, 7:00-10:00pm
Where: The Laurita Room at Laurita Winery, 85 Archertown Road, New Egypt
Price: $65/person plus tax and gratuity
More info: Visit the website or you can give them a call.


Valentine’s Wine Dinner

Hungry? Book a reservation for this mouth-watering five-course dinner designed by Chef Steve Cozzi, with each course paired with wine from Hawk Haven Vineyard & Winery. Here’s a sneak peek at the menu.
When: February 11, 7 pm
Where:
Icona Golden Inn, 7849 Dune Drive, Avalon
Price: $99/person for dinner or turn dinner into a getaway by taking advantage of their special Valentine’s Day deal. Guests who book a table can also book an overnight stay at Icona Golden Inn for rates beginning at $119/night
More info: Visit the website or you can give them a call.


Valentine’s Day Wine & Chocolate Tasting

local wineriesCozy up with your sweetheart or your bestie at this guided wine and chocolate tasting for two. Located in the heart of the winery, this tasting includes eight wines, each paired with locally made, handcrafted chocolates, a bubbly toast, and a souvenir wine glass.

When: February 11 & 12; Seatings at 12 pm, 1:30 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:30 pm. Seating limited to 8 couples.
Where: Old York Cellars, 80 Old York Road, Ringoes
Price: $50/per couple ($45 for members of the Vintner’s Club)
More info: Visit the website or you can give them a call.


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