Published June 3, 2014
The Hoyt Cetner for the Arts in New Castle will hold its 13th annual Wine Festival at their facility this Saturday evening. The Hoyt Center rests on the historic North Hill of News Castle on the grounds of two 1917 mansions designed by renowned architect Frank Faulke.
The event welcomes PA Commissioner Robert DelSignore and Harry Grafton as guest sommeliers. They will be pouring and discussing wine with guests are various stations throughout the venue.
Over the last decade the event has raised over $100,oo to support the Hoyt Center programs. This year a raffle of high quality wine from each tasting station will raise additional funds. The traditional sit down wine dinner will transform into passed hors d'oeuvres and covered conversational areas.
Ravenswood Teldeschi Zinfandel Dry Creek 2011
Caymus Vineyards Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
Saintsbury Pinot Noir Carneros 2011
Chateau St. Jean Alexander Valley Chardonnay
Additional Wines include:
Monte de Oro Muscat Covellie 2009
Monte de Oro Merlot 2007
Stoneleigh Sauvignon Blanc 2011
Zardetto Prosecco di Conegliano Brut
Tickets are $100 per person and can be purchased through the Hoyt Center by calling 724-652-2882.