Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Franklin Hill announces wine awards, honors and a new electric car

We love being green!

Franklin Hill Vineyards is continuing our "green promise" and we have the car to prove it. Take a look at our new business car, the zero emissions Nissan Leaf - all plugged in and ready-to-go. We believe it's our business to continue taking care of the planet so we're emitting "0." Be sure to give us a honk when you see us buzzin' around town.

Awards are“pouring” in!

*Chambourcin – Double Gold – 2012 Best-Of-Appellation America
*Vidal Blanc – Gold - 2012 Best-Of-Appellation America

March Madness for Wine Lovers - at the Winery in Bangor
March 3-4, 10-11, 17-18, & 24-25

Join Franklin Hill Vineyards as we share our passion for great wine and healthy living. We will be featuring foods by b. healthy and Chocolates on Broadway. The RealRyder bikes will drop in and you can see, ryde and win classes to a healthier you. Learn about all the wellness tips that moderate wine consumption can bring you and by the end of your visit you will know what "Resveratrol” means.

  • Week One: Caribbean Pumpkin Soup paired with Katie’s Creek   
  • Week Two: Quinoa Salad paired with Vidal Blanc
  • Week Three: Wheat Berry Salad paired with Simply Red
  • Week Four: Desserts paired with our New Release 3
Return and non-passport holders can purchase our pairing for $5.
Parade of Shamrocks - Historic Downtown Bethlehem
March 17 - Parade kick-off at 1 p.m.

Get your kilts ready as the Celtic Cultural Alliance presents the 2nd Annual Celtic Classic Parade of Shamrocks! This St. Patrick’s Day celebration will be the kickoff event to the 25th anniversary year of the Celtic Classic. CCA is pulling out all the stops to celebrate with more floats, more bands and lots of surprises.

Franklin Hill Vineyards is joining in the fun by painting our Bethlehem window green. While you're downtown we invite you to check out our creative green window display. After the parade is over, be sure to stop by our Bethlehem location for a complimentary wine tasting.

The parade will begin at 13th Avenue and W. Broad Street. It will proceed east on Broad Street, turn right on to Main Street and proceed south on Main Street. The parade will conclude under the Hill-to-Hill Bridge. For more parade info visit

Franklin Hill Vineyards – Winner of 2011 Award of Excellence

Congratulations to Franklin Hill Vineyards for receiving the Nazareth Chamber of Commerce 2011 Award of Excellence! The Nazareth Chamber of Commerce will honor Elaine Pivinski and Franklin Hill Vineyards at this year’s annual dinner dance and awards banquet on Saturday, March 24 at Shawnee on the Delaware.