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Wedding Venue Styles: Full Service Venues vs. Raw Spaces

Planning a wedding opens the door (or Pandora’s Box!) to many, many, many questions. While each and every one of those questions must eventually be addressed, one of the first decisions that every couple needs to make is: wedding venue. When it comes to wedding venues, the options range dramatically. Want to get married on … Continued

Top 5 Wedding Trend Predictions for 2017

With our sales team on the phone with prospective wedding couples every day and our events team on site running weddings every weekend, the staff at Brooklyn Winery truly has an inside line on what wedding trends are coming in 2017. Some of these trends started picking up speed in 2016, and some will soon be making … Continued

Blending Session

  Wine blending involves mixing different types of wine, which many wineries do to polish their wines before bottling. This interactive activity allows guests to explore the art of blending while also getting to know each other. Our blending session is one of our most unique team building ideas.

Wine Games

This fun, social teambuilding activity combines everyone’s favorite games into an event filled with trivia, blind tastings, and even a label making contest—with plenty of delicious wine throughout. 

True Wine Detective

The True Wine Detective team activity is a crash course on identifying wines with only the clues of sight, smell, and taste. When a master sommelier identifies a grape varietal and vintage, it’s practice in deductive reasoning and correctly identifying the right “clues.” In teams, guests will embark on this same clue-finding mission while blind tasting through four different … Continued

Wine + Cheese Walkabout

This interactive wine exploration encourages guests to move about the space, learn about the subtleties of wine and cheese pairing, and engage with our knowledgeable staff.

Blind Pairing Social

The Blind Pairing Social is the ultimate interactive experience for larger groups. Guests will use basic wine tasting skills to identify different varietals with the help of their colleagues. Each guest will need to seek out the right person in the crowd to complete their blind pairing and take home a prize! This is one of our most … Continued

Brooklyn Botanica

Looking for the perfect cocktail to sip this Valentine's Day? Mix up our latest wine inspired cocktail right at home following this simple recipe! This recipe features our 2013 Old Vine Zinfandel which is blended with 10% Petite Sirah and has a brooding, dark dense nose with a deep color and sweet aromatics. This wine is big with lush ripe … Continued

Bouquet of Brooklyn

Mix up this wine inspired cocktail right at home following this simple recipe! This wine cocktail recipe features our Old Vine Zinfandel which is blended with 10% Petite Sirah and has a brooding, dark dense nose with a deep color and sweet aromatics. This wine is big with lush ripe fruit flavors along with hints of vanilla, mocha and strawberry pie … Continued

The Bedford Sour

Bold and vibrant like Williamsburg’s main avenue. The Bedford Sour combines Bushmills Irish Whiskey, fresh lemon juice, and a float of Brooklyn Winery Old Vine Zinfandel. This recipe features our Old Vine Zinfandel which is blended with 10% Petite Sirah and has a brooding, dark dense nose with a deep color and sweet aromatics. This wine is big with lush … Continued