The Great Wine Escape Weekend 2010 – November 12, 13 & 14

This year’s Great Wine Escape Weekend will begin on Friday, November 12.  This annual three-day event will feature various winery open houses, barrel tastings, wine seminars, vineyard tours, signature winemaker dinners, culinary showcases and appetizers.

Day One – Friday, November 12

Day One of the Great Wine Escape Weekend will feature Winery Open Houses on Cannery Row and in Monterey, Carmel, and the Carmel and Salinas Valley.  For more information about Day One visit www.montereywines.org/great-wine-escape-weekend-2010.  To view a list of the participating wineries visit www.montereywines.org/participating-wineries.

Day Two – Saturday, November 13

Day Two of the Great Wine Escape Weekend will feature wine “Boot Camps” that will depart from Monterey.  Transportation and lunch will be provided in these unique outings where you will get to experience a sensory seminar and learn the fine art of selecting the perfect barrel to finish a wine.  Those in attendance will also get to stroll through vineyards and see first-hand what it takes to grow exceptional grapes.  For more information about Day Two visitwww.montereywines.org/great-wine-escape-weekend-2010.  To view a list of the participating wineries visit www.montereywines.org/participating-wineries.

Day Three – Sunday, November 14

Day Three of the Great Wine Escape Weekend will feature Winery Open Houses on Cannery Row and in Monterey, Carmel, and the Carmel and Salinas Valley.  For more information about Day Three visit www.montereywines.org/great-wine-escape-weekend-2010.  To view a list of the participating wineries visit www.montereywines.org/participating-wineries.