Winter Specials at JMM
During the months of December 2014 thru March 2015, stay two nights from Sunday through Thursday and get the third night for free!
Or take advantage of our Winter Lite discount, book the Rose, Morris, Jetson or Yellow Rooms for $100.00 cash per night. If you wish to take advantage of this option, please call Tony at (866) 797-2777 to arrange for your stay. This discount limits breakfast fare to coffee, tea, juice, cereal and baked goods.
Remember, we are pet-friendly and as a part of this special, your canine companion gets to stay for free! Give your four-legged friend that much need R&R he or she deserves. Many parks in the area allow dogs, so take the pup for a beautiful nature walk and stop off at a few wineries on the way home.! Book all five rooms Fri. and Saturday (weekend) for $1200.00 ($60.00/person/night). Call Tony to arrange for this weekend deal. It’s a steal
DECEMBER 5-7, 2014 21st Annual Holiday Shopping Spree Cayuga Lake Wine Trail
Experience the scents and sights of the holidays at this Cayuga Lake Wine Trail eevnt. Visit all 17 participating wineries, and take home a souvenir wine glass, a grapevine wreath, unique ornaments, a shopper’s discount card, as well as holiday recipes from each winery. Grand prizes will be awarded, including a 2015 Season Pass to the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, a one-night stay at the Holiday Inn in Auburn, a one-night stay at La Tourelle Hotel, Spa & Bistro, or a $100 discount on a limousine ride. Visit the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail page for more details.
Saturday, November 29th, 2014
Visit Downtown to get in the holiday spirit. A professional lighting display will show off Downtown Ithaca’s beauty in the winter night’s sky.
Saturday, November 29th, 2014
On this tour, your experience will begin at King Ferry Winery, where you will enjoy a winery tour and learn about the wine making process. This is followed by a tasting of their wines paired with local cheese made right next door. Next, enjoy a fantastic three course lunch at Pumpkin Hill Bistro prepared from locally sourced ingredients. At Long Point Winery, you will do a private vertical barrel tasting of four vintages of the Cabernet Sauvignon. This is followed with a select tasting of their other wines, paired with local chocolate. Our final stop on the tour, Bet the Farm Winery and Gourmet Market, you will enjoy a tasting of their hand-crafted wines paired with New York products featured at their market. Tour will depart from the Holiday Inn in Downtown Ithaca (Hotel Ithaca) at 11:15 am Cost: $120 per person. This price includes the transportation, tasting fees, food/wine pairings, and lunch.
21st Annual Holiday Shopping Spree on the Cayuga Cayuga Lake Wine Trail
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, December 5 – 7, 2014
Experience the scents and sights of the holidays at this Cayuga Lake Wine Trail event. Visit all 17 participating wineries, and take home a souvenir wine glass, a grapevine wreath, unique ornaments, a shopper’s discount card, as well as holiday recipes from each winery. Grand prizes will be awarded, including a 2015 Season Pass to the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, a one-night stay at the Holiday Inn in Auburn, a one-night stay at La Tourelle Hotel, Spa & Bistro, or a $100 discount on a limousine ride. Visit the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail web site for more details.
2014 December Deck The Halls Weekend on the Seneca Lake Wine Trail
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, December 5 – 7, 2014
Have a weekend of fun and festivities while sampling holiday wines and food tastings. Over the 2-1/2 day weekend event, visit the participating wineries decorated for the holiday season. Receive a recipe book and collect ornaments to decorate your handmade grapevine wreath. Truly a tasteful experience!
Couples and single pricing available. Please visit Trail’s website to find out more about this and other trail-wide events: http://www.senecalakewine.com/events/trail-events.html
Friday, December 5th, 2014
Each wine we drink has a story to tell: A story about the region from which it comes, the vineyard in which it’s grown, and the winemaker who creates it. The Finger Lakes wine making story spans over 150 years and is in the midst of a new exciting chapter. Join us for a special monthly wine tasting series where you will discover the sense of place associated with a sampling of Finger Lakes wine compared with similar varietals and styles from all around the world. Those who do will walk away with a greater appreciation of the wines of our special region, as well as other classic winemaking regions around the globe. The event is hosted by by Laura Winter Falk owner of Experience! The Finger Lakes. Laura holds a doctorate in nutrition, is a member of the Guild of Sommeliers, and is known for her fun and engaging presentations on food and wine. Held at La Tourelle Resort and Spa the first Friday of the month from 5-6pm, this is a unique opportunity to enjoy some fabulous wines and walk away with an enhanced understanding of world wines. 2014 Dates: March 7 April 4 May 2 June 6 July 4 Aug 1 Sept 5 Oct 10 Nov 7 Dec 5 Cost: $5 per person, Guests of La Tourelle are free of charge Time: 5-6pm Location: The Bistro at La Tourelle Resort and Spa. Transportation to/from the event is not provided. Contact: Experience! The Finger Lakes at 607-233-4818 or email@example.com
Saturday, December 6th, 2014
Santa and his elves will land in Downtown Ithaca at noon on Saturday, December 6. Followed by photos with Santa, games, music, and dance in Center Ithaca, the fun continues on Sunday with gingerbread crafts for the family.
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Knapp Winery & Vineyard Restaurant, 6:30pm
2770 County Rd 128 (Ernsberger Rd), Romulus, NY 14541
Join us for Scrooge’s nephew’s holiday party. If you are a fan of Charles Dicken’s Christmas story, you are well aware that Scrooge’s nephew invited him to a family holiday dinner complete with turkey, sugar plums and all the wonderful trimmings of a holiday meal. Expect nothing less at Knapp’s holiday feast serving premium Knapp wines and wines from our friends at Zugibe Vineyards and sister winery Glenora Wine Cellars. Make your reservations by buying your tickets online.
Saturday, December 13th, 2014
Over twenty restaurants will compete for the coveted Chowder Cup. Vegetarian, seafood, and meat chowders are available for hungry patrons. Local and regional wineries pair with the Finger Lakes Cheese trail to bring you this new winter event of tasty delights.
Dosage Your Own Sparkling Wine at Glenora
Saturday and Sunday, December 13 – 14, 2014, 10:00 am, 6 hours
Time: Appointments on the hour from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Cost: Reservations are required and there is a 6 bottle minimum per person $18 per bottle. You’re the winemaker today!
This is a unique opportunity to create your own individual bottles of sparkling wine. You head to the cellar, don an apron and disgorge (that’s the technical term for removing the yeast) and dosage (that’s how you make it sweet) your own champagne Don’t worry, our winemaker, Steve DiFrancesco will teach you everything you need to know!! firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.glenora.com
Saturday, December 20th, 2014
Sprint over to The Strong and get into the action at the third annual Reindeer Run, a unique, family-friendly foot race. Produced by Yellow Jacket Racing and sponsored by Fleet Feet Sports, the all-ages run is downtown Rochester’s only winter 5K event and includes a half-mile kids’ race. Fees apply.
February 13th, 2015
Are you ready for a night out with your best friends? Be dazzled at Miles with our Sip and Sparkle winter Series. It is time to pull out the glasses, turn up the music and indulge in an evening of laughing and fun. With a glass of our newest “to be released” sparkling wine, appetizers, and vendors with jewelry, make-up, chocolates and manicures! What could be more fun? 6:00pm until 8:00pm Miles Wine Cellars & The Inn at Miles Wine Cellars Friday, February 13, 2015 Friday, February 27, 2015 Friday, March 13, 2015 Friday, March 27, 2015 With space for 30 ladies each night, this will be your night to shine! Email Lindsay at Lindsay@mileswinecellars.com Registration fee of $15.00 per person – pre paid at the time you register. We can’t wait to have you join us! Looking to make a night of it? Stay locally with your girlfriends.
March 15th, 2015
Join us as we partner with our friends from Seneca Lake winery, Red Tail Ridge, as they join us in presenting a sparkling, paired five-course meal. Featuring the expertise of the Aurora Inn Dining Room culinary team, the dinner promises to be an epicurean delight, as well as education, with both winemakers and Executive Chef Patrick Higgins presenting. $100 per person, inclusive.