Wild Bacon Wine Trail


May 7 & 8, 2016

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

It’s official, BACON and wine are a hit!  Smoky, savory, and always delicious, bacon will be the main ingredient for food and wine pairings at seven stops on the Hermann Wine Trail.

2015 Wild Bacon Tasting Menu (We won’t have the 2016 menu until February 2016):

  • Adam Puchta
    Grilled Bacon-Cheddar Bratwurst, paired with Save a Rack wines
  • Bias
    Garden Fresh BLT Salad, paired with Jubilee White
  • Dierberg Star Lane
    Arugula, Bacon, and Gruyere Bread Pudding, paired with Sauvignon Blanc
  • Hermannhof
    Hot Bacon and Swiss Dip on Crostini, paired with Chambourcin Vin Gris
  • OakGlenn
    Bacon Super Bowls, paired with Strawberry Wine
  • Röbller
    Bacon Frittata, paired with Traminette
  • Stone Hill
    Applewood Smoked Bacon Jam on Homemade Foccacia with Crumbled Goat Cheese and Local Microgreens, paired with Steinberg White

Tickets: $30 per person.  Purchase tickets using PayPal.  Tickets go on sale October 1st, 2015.

A limited number of tickets are available—advance purchase required. 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 each of 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.