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7/5/2011
Harris Teeter Hosts Virginia Wine Showcase

What: Harris Teeter Hosts Virginia Wine Showcase
Representatives from three Virginia wineries will be on-hand to educate shoppers about available wines
   
When:  Friday, July 8, 2011 from 3pm – 7pm
Saturday, July 9, 2011 from 1pm – 5pm
Sunday, July 10, 2011 from 1pm – 5pm
  
Where: Harris Teeter
Spectrum at Town Center
11806 Spectrum Court
Reston, VA 20190
703-435-5800

Harris Teeter is partnering with Horton Winery, Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery and Barbourville to host a sampling event and introduce its shoppers to a variety of fine Virginia wines available in its stores.  A representative from each winery will be at the tasting to answer any questions and featured wines will include:

• Horton Norton
• Horton Niagara
• Horton White Chocolate
• Rapidan River Peach
• Rapidan River Blackberry
• Prince Michel Cabernet Franc
• Prince Michel Cabernet
• Barboursville Octagon Red
• Barboursville Pinot Grigio
• Barboursville Reserve Viognier
• Barboursville Merlot

Harris Teeter and Boar’s Head have also worked closely with each of the representatives to offer food pairings from Boar’s Head deli meats and cheeses.

In February, Harris Teeter introduced a wine tasting kiosk to its Spectrum at Town Center location.  The pouring system allows Harris Teeter customers to sample some of the world’s finest wines by the glass before they purchase the product.

To become a member of our Fine Wines Club and learn more about wine events and specials, click here.  Harris Teeter Wine Consultant Justin Suskey will also be on-hand to help shoppers during the three-day wine event.