Wine & Chocolate Trail Weekends 2020

Give your sweetheart the perfect treat for Valentine’s Day by visiting New Jersey Wine Country for the annual Wine & Chocolate Wine Trail Weekend presented by the Garden State Wine Growers Association. This year the event will be celebrated on two weekends, Feb 8-9 and Feb 15-16, at participating wineries in the state.

Experience local wine and local chocolate like never before as the beautiful combination of wine and chocolate is celebrated at some of our most beautiful wineries. You’ll find a unique experience, and unique wines, at each one!

Not all wineries have events scheduled on both weekends, so make sure to double check the available dates for the events you’re interested in.

For updates and schedules visit: https://www.newjerseywines.com/events/category/trail-weekends.

Auburn Road Vineyards
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | 12 PM – 5 PM
117 Sharptown Road, Pilesgrove

Auburn Road Vineyards in Pilesgrove is celebrating Wine and Chocolate all month long. On both Wine and Chocolate weekends try an 1892 chocolate and wine pairing of five wines and five chocolates for just $15.00.


Autumn Lake Winery
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | 11 AM – 6 PM
870 W Malaga Road, Williamstown


Come out for a special wine and chocolate pairing event! Bring your sweetie and/or your friends! Autumn Lake Winery will provide 6 wines paired with 6 chocolate treats for $12 per person! Great care and consideration has gone into these candy and wine choices. Enjoy some sweet tunes while you satisfy that sweet tooth!


Balic Winery
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | 12 PM – 4 PM
6623 Harding Highway, Mays Landing


At Balic Winery in Mays Landing you can enjoy Beth Tinnon live on the 8th & 9th (voted best by Atlantic City NightLife Awards) and Susan Salmon live on the 15th & 16th. Ladies will receive a lovely rose as well as delicious chocolates along with free wine tastings of their best wines.


Bellview Winery
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | 12 PM – 5 PM
150 Atlantic Street, Landisville, NJ


Enjoy a glass of wine and a chocolate pairing at Bellview. In addition to their normal tasting list, there will be a flight of wines chosen to pair with unique chocolate and food combinations. Enjoy a chocolate charcuterie board special for the weekend that is to die for! While love is in the air, it can also be in your glass with the release of “Love Potion” on tap! If you still need more chocolate in your life, indulge in some red wine hot chocolate.


Blue Cork Winery
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | 12 PM – 7 PM
1093 Blue Bell Road, Williamstown, NJ


Head on over to Blue Cork both weekends during wine trail weekend. Enjoy a free bag of chocolate with the purchase of a tasting! Enjoy live music on both Sundays from 2-5pm. Click here for weekend 2 details!


Cape May Winery: Port Wine & Chocolate Pairing
February 15 & 16 | 12 PM – 5 PM
711 Townbank Road, Cape May, NJ


Cape May Winery is hosting a Port Wine & Chocolate Pairing on Sat Feb. 15th & Sun Feb. 16th. Enjoy a flight of 4 vintages, each specially paired with a sample of dark chocolate. Seating is limited for this exclusive educational tasting. Spots can be reserved on capemaywinery.com. Ticket Price is $25 per person and tasting times are: 1:30pm, 2:30pm, and 3:30 pm.


Cedar Rose Vineyards
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | Times Vary
431 Kenyon Avenue, Millville


Cedar Rose Vineyards will be offering wine and chocolate tastings all day for both weekends: $10 for 5 wines paired with 5 locally made chocolates (featuring Barbera’s of Vineland, NJ). All dates include live music; however, the second weekend will feature the Top Shelf Mobile Cuisine food truck as well!


Cedarvale Winery
February 9, 15 & 16 | 12 PM – 5 PM
205 Repaupo Station Road, Swedesboro


Join Cedarvale Winery for their Wine & Chocolate Trail celebrations! They’re going all out pairing chocolate morsels with everyone’s favorite Cedarvale wines. Sip, sample, and savor a tasting at Cedarvale Winery this February. *UPDATE: Will be closed 2/8*


Chestnut Run Farm
February 8 & 9 | 12 PM – 5 PM
66 Stewart Road, Pilesgrove


Chestnut Run Farm in Pilesgrove only opens their doors a few times a year, but they will be open for weekend 1 of the Wine & Chocolate Trail! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to enjoy tastings of their Asian fruit wines!


DiBella Winery
February 14 – 16 | Times Vary
229 Davidson Rd, Woolwich Township


DiBella Winery will offer chocolate pairings with their wines on Friday, February 14th 3-8pm, Saturday and Sunday the 15th & 16th from 12-5pm. Tastings are just $5 and outside food/snacks are welcomed and encouraged.


Hawk Haven Vineyard & Winery
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | 11 AM – 6 PM
600 S. Railroad Avenue, Rio Grande


Looking for a fun and festive way to celebrate Valentine’s? Stop by Hawk Haven’s Tasting Room to kick off the annual Wine & Chocolate Wine Trail Weekend! Surprise your special someone this Valentine’s Day weekend with a romantic trip through the Cape May Wine Trail. The Wine & Chocolate Tasting is $16 per person and includes 8 wines and 4 gourmet chocolate pairings.


Iron Plow Vineyards
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | Times Vary

26750 Mt Pleasant Rd, Columbus

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with that special someone at Iron Plow this year on either of the wine & chocolate weekends! With your wine tasting we have complimentary artisan chocolates by the Farmer’s Daughter to pair along with your wine and live music. They will host this event at both the Columbus & Mount Holly locations.


Jessie Creek Winery
February 14 – 16 | 11 AM – 5 PM
1 North Delsea Drive, Cape May


Jessie Creek is once again participating in the Wine & Chocolate Trail Weekend. You can enjoy Wine & Chocolate pairings from February 14th through the 17th. For $25, guests can enjoy Jessie Creek’s Wine Spiral: 5 wines paired with a variety of locally made chocolates. They will also have live music on February 15th and 16th.


Laurita Winery
85 Archertown Rd, New Egypt

February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | Times Vary

Laurita Winery will be participating in both chocolate weekends. They will have three vendors for Feb 8 & 9 and four chocolate vendors for Feb 15 & 16. They will also have a Valentine’s dinner on the 14th and a vow renewal on Feb 15th. Vendors to include: House of Cupcakes, Maddalenas, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, ARC of Ocean County Sweet Shoppe (only Feb 15 & 16).

Click here for details on Weekend #2!


Monroeville Vineyard & Winery
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | Times Vary
314 Richwood Road, Monroeville


Monroeville Vineyard and Winery is ready for both Wine & Chocolate Weekends! A $10 per person charge includes a wine tasting, souvenir glass and complimentary chocolate samples. Live music on Saturdays from 2pm to 6pm, and Sundays from 1pm to 5pm. Wine Flights, assorted cheeses, and $5 personal pizzas will also be available. No reservations required.


Natali Vineyards
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | 10 AM – 5 PM
221 North Delsea Drive, Cape May Courthouse


On both weekends, Natali Vineyards will offer complimentary gourmet chocolates and cheeses in the Tasting Bar and a Wine Pairing Dinner on February 8 from 6:30-9:00 pm with Chef Mark Kalla. This will be a five course dinner with wine served with each course. Call for reservations and menu.


Plagido’s Winery
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | 11 AM – 5 PM
570 North 1st Road, Hammonton


Plagido’s Winery will celebrate “Be Mine with Chocolate & Wine” on both weekends. The wine and chocolate tasting is $10 per person and includes a full wine tasting experience, along with wine infused desserts. Reservations are required for parties of 6 or more.


Sharrott Winery
February 8, 9, 15 & 16
| 12 PM – 5 PM
370 South Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton


Sharrott Winery will provide three different ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Each weekend they will offer a chocolate and wine pairing for $15.99 consisting of six wine and chocolates. They also have a Prix Fixe Dinner on Valentine’s Day Night for $60 per person and a Food and Wine Flight on Feb 15-16 for $24.99 per person.


Summit City Winery
February 7 – 9 & 14 – 16 | Times Vary
500 University Blvd, Glassboro


Visit Summit City Winery and treat your sweetheart to the perfect wine pairing. They will be providing complimentary snacks to share all weekend as well as a variety of wine specials to choose from! Live music nights will go on as normal for these weekends as well!


Tomasello Winery
February 8, 9, 15 & 16 | 12 PM – 5 PM
225 N. White Horse Pike, Hammonton

Treat your special someone to TWO full weekends of love at the Wine & Chocolate Trail! Stop in for all of your favorite Tomasello wines and decadent chocolate truffles. Tickets are not required for entry. Guests will be served on a first come, first serve basis. Truffles and menu items will be available while supplies last.


Valenzano Winery
February 15 & 16
| 11 AM – 4 PM
1090 Route 206, Hammonton


Visit for a weekend of live music, wine tasting and great food. Full dance band ‘Party Machine’ will be performing Saturday from 12-4pm. Goodman Fiske Duo will be taking requests Sunday from 12-4pm. Full lunch menu available 11am-4pm all weekend. $10.00 cover charge includes wine tasting, souvenir wine glass and live entertainment $5.00 extra includes a box of premium LeBelge chocolate truffles paired with a reserve barrel tasting of the newest releases.


White Horse Winery
February 8, 9, 14, 15 & 16 | Times Vary
106 Hall Street, Hammonton


Come out to White Horse Winery for 2 great weekends of wine & chocolate! Enjoy a special wine and gourmet hand crafted chocolate tasting on February 8th & 9th or February 15th & 16th. There will be live music each day and food trucks. Top Shelf Cuisine will be serving WHW on the 14th and Visconti’s Cruisin Cuisine on the 15th.


William Heritage Winery
February 15 & 16 | 12 PM – 5:30 PM
480 Mullica Hill Road, Mullica Hill


During this sweet weekend attendees will be able to sample 12 wines from 3 different wine tasting stations. Each station will offer 4 wines to sample. Special wine pairings are provided by local businesses Mecha Chocolates of Haddonfield as well as Mademoiselle Macaron of Mullica Hill, which both are local, women-owned businesses. Live music will be provided by fan-favorite Greg Jones. Grab your tickets when they become available as this event will sell out! Tickets (available 2/5)


Willow Creek Winery
Saturday 8, 9, 15, & 16 | 11 AM – 8 PM
168 Stevens Street
, Cape May

Willow Creek Winery is ready for a weekend of wine and chocolate celebration. The Candy Lady will be selling her amazing sweet treats all weekend long, and their wine educators will be at the ready to dish out winning wine pairing advice for all palates! Don’t forget about the delicious red-wine spiked hot chocolate to keep the winter chill away!


4JGs Winery
February 14 & 15 | Times Vary
127 Hillsdale Road, Colts Neck

4JGs Winery in Colts Neck will be open for Valentine’s Day! Celebrate on Friday, February 14 from 6pm-10pm and Saturday, February 15 from 12pm-5pm. Sample award-winning wines with all things chocolate, and enjoy live music.

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