Say Cheese Wine Trail

December 12 – 13, 2015

Saturday, 10:00 to 5:00 • Sunday, 11:00 to 5:00

Sip and sample wine and cheese pairings, from the classic to the creative. Held annually the second weekend of December, this event coincides Hermann’s popular Kristkindl Markt, an Old-World holiday market.

2014 Say Cheese Tasting Menu (2015 Tasting Menu will be posted in July 2015)

  • Adam Puchta
    Caramelized Onion and Gorgonzola Cheese Pizza, paired with Brut Sparkling Wine
  • Bias
    Ultimate Twice Baked Potatoes, paired with River Mist
  • Dierberg Star Lane
    Pecorino Romano and Black Pepper Polenta, paired with Syrah
  • Hermannhof
    Warm Goat Cheese Rarebit, paired with Vidal Blanc
  • OakGlenn
    Ham & Cheese Duo, paired with Vidal Blanc
  • Röbller
    Cheese Plate from Cool Cow Cheese Company, paired with Villa Rouge
  • Stone Hill
    Cheddar and Jalapeno Corn Muffin, paired with Golden Rhine

Tickets: $30 per person.  Purchase tickets using PayPal. On line tickets sales end Wed. December 9th at 4 pm.


Ticket price includes a souvenir wine glass. Visit any or all of the participating wineries and enter a drawing for one night’s stay at a Hermann B&B and a $30 gift certificate from each winery.  Transportation to the wineries is not included in the ticket price.

How the Trail Works

1)  You must be 21 to participate

2)  Start the event at any of the seven participating wineries.  Please note – each winery’s tasting room policies remain in effect during Wine Trail events and are not included in the ticket price.  Some wineries charge for wine tasting.

3)  Pick up your souvenir wine glass at the first winery you visit.

4)  Visit the wineries in any order you wish.

5)  Take you ticket and wine glass with you to each stop.

6)  Drop off your ticket at the last winery you visit to enter the drawing.

7)  Have fun, but please enjoy this event responsibly.