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Somerset Seedless table grapes now available!

Posted August 29, 2011 @ 12:00am | by Cannon River Winery

Bluebell and King of the North grapes will be ready soon.

Somerset Seedless grapes have a Concord-like flavor and will likely quickly become your new favorite grape!

These grapes will be available for purchase at the winery  for $3.00 or you may pick your own at the vineyard every* Saturday and Sunday in September (starting Sunday, September 4th) from Noon to 4 p.m. (Stop by the winery first to get your map to the vineyard).

*Weather Permitting

 
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2011 Grape Harvest

Posted August 23, 2011 @ 12:00am | by Cannon River Winery

We'd like to say a big THANK YOU to all of our 2010 Harvest volunteers!

Harvesting dates have been selected! Please check our Harvest event page for more details.

This is a fun and exciting time of year for us and we warmly welcome volunteers to share in the excitement!

If you have any questions please feel free to call the winery at 507-263-7400 or e-mail us at info@cannonriverwinery.com.  

Check out what City Pages has to say:

http://blogs.citypages.com/food/2011/08/join_cannon_riv.php

Here is a blog entry that a local blogger posted after her time harvesting last year:

http://www.chocolatemooseimages.com/blog/2010/10/cannon-river-winery/

 
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2011 Wine Awards for Cannon River Winery!

Posted August 9, 2011 @ 12:00am | by Cannon River Winery

Sogn Blanc
Gold Medal Winner!
2011 International Cold Climate Wine Competition-St. Paul, Minnesota
 
Apple
2011 International Cold Climate Wine Competition-St. Paul, Minnesota
 
Bootlegger's Red
2011 International Cold Climate Wine Competition-St. Paul, Minnesota
 
Sogn Blush
2011 International Cold Climate Wine Competition-St. Paul, Minnesota
 
St. Pepin
2011 International Cold Climate Wine Competition-St. Paul, Minnesota
 
Winter Ice
2011 International Cold Climate Wine Competition-St. Paul, Minnesota
 
Cannon River Reserve
2011 Indy International Wine Competition-West Lafayette, Indiana
 
Mancini's Levee Red
2011 Indy International Wine Competition-West Lafayette, Indiana
 
West 7th White
2011 Indy International Wine Competition-West Lafayette, Indiana
 
West 7th White
2011 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition-Rochester, New York
 
Graciela
2011 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition-Rochester, New York
 
Honey (Mead)
2011 Mazer Cup International Mead Competition-Boulder, Colorado
 
Minnesota Meritage
2011 Riverside International Wine Competition-Temecula, California
 
Gunflint Red
Best Regional-2011 Taste of Lakeville, Minnesota
 
Graciela
Best Premium White (Import or Domestic)-2011 Taste of Lakeville, Minnesota
 
Winter Ice
Best Dessert Aperitif (Import or Domestic)-2011 Taste of Lakeville, Minnesota
 
Winter Ice
"People's Choice-Champion Wine"-2011 Taste of Lakeville, Minnesota
 
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