The human palate can make very subtle distinctions, from finding floral notes in a pinot noir to determining the exact value of a rare stamp. Lick your thirst with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $11 for a wine-tasting for four (a $20 value)
- $15 for a wine-tasting for six (a $30 value)
Eric and Lee Miller started their own winery in 1982. They found a stretch of land in the appropriately named Brandywine Valley, collected vines and grapes, and opened the doors of Chaddsford Winery for business. Today, winemaker Jim Osborn continues to run the business in their stead, growing some of his own grapes in the winery's private vineyards, maintaining lots on promising soil as far away as Washington, and sourcing grapes from growers around the country. He puts his own spin on familiar varietals like chardonnay, and also produces an artisan series including a noiret, a relatively new hybrid grape developed by Cornell University. He, of course, continues to make many of the winery's easy-drinking favorites, such as the spiced apple wine.
Osborn and the rest of the winery staff host tastings in a rustic room abutting a patio and beautifully landscaped gardens, where visitors can enjoy drinks in the shade of a table's umbrella or a tree's branches. They're open for such tastings often, giving samples of 8 to 10 wines that range in flavor from grape to different grape.
What some people are buzzing about:
87% of 676 customers recommend
“What a delightful afternoon with friends. Delishious wine, beautiful music outside I can think of nothing better. ”
“Beautiful grounds and you can bring your owns snacks to nibble on while enjoying your wine.”
“We were there for Mother's Day, it was a lot of fun, the server at the wine bar was very informative and friendly. We enjoyed the wine and walking around the grounds.”