- Duration: 1.5 hours
- Event Date and Time:
- Public events – Sundays at 5:00 pm EST (we are flexible with scheduling)
- Private events available for online booking Fridays and Saturdays at 5:00 PM EST, or any date and time with advanced scheduling
- Price: $119 with pickup or plus shipping costs
- Inclusion: Art of the Blend virtual tasting kits include everything you need for your home wine and cheese pairing experience
- Three sommelier-selected Finger Lakes blended wines shipped through Marketview Liquor
- Three paired Finger Lakes cheeses provided by Finger Lakes Artisan Foods
- A special jam accompaniment provided by Martin’s Kitchen or Hip Artisan Brands
- A scheduled 1.5 hours live Zoom presentation with certified sommelier, Laura Winter Falk, showcasing the science and art behind each wine and cheese pairing
- Adult Starting at:
Our Art of the Blend Virtual Wine & Cheese Pairing Experience explores three locally-produced Finger Lakes blended wines. These wines are crafted to reveal the winemaker’s personal expression of style. We have selected a wine from each winery for its quality and story, and then is carefully pair it with a locally-crafted cheese from artisan Finger Lakes cheese producer. Discover the magic and craft behind wine-blending and food pairing. Sip, savor, and learn along with Experience! The Finger Lakes owner and certified sommelier, Laura Winter Falk, as she takes you through this specially-curated interactive virtual wine tasting event featuring:
Have fun while supporting the Finger Lakes region’s local dairy farms, farm wineries, and small businesses, by purchasing your Art of the Blend Virtual Pairing Kit today!
At the time of booking, we will request your shipping information and your preferred presentation date. Your order will be processed as soon as possible.
- $35 – $40 shipping available for most Northeastern states
- We can NOT ship to UT, SD, TX, AR, MS, AL, KY, MI
- For other states not listed or expedited shipping, please call us at (607) 233-4818 or send an email with exact address to [email protected] for options
- Please allow at least 14 business days for your kit to arrive
- If you are local to the Rochester area, you may arrange to pick up your virtual pairing kit directly from Marketview Liquor
- Wine & Cheese Pairing Experiences are offered as both public and private events. See our event calendar for public offerings.
Public Wine Pairing Experiences
All Public Wine Pairing Events require a minimum of 3 total kits in order to run the event at the listed price. These events typically consist of 5 or more separate households joining together in a shared virtual experience, offering an exquisite taste of the Finger Lakes from the comfort of your own home.
In the event that the minimum is not met, we will contact you two weeks prior to the scheduled date, you will be offered the following options:
- Pay the corresponding rate for running the public event under the minimum
- Experiences with 2 kits will each pay an additional charge of $25 per household
- A single kit experience would pay an additional charge of $90
- Reschedule the public event to a later date at no penalty
- Switch to a private experience on a different date with the corresponding private fees listed below
- Cancel the event if the kit has yet to be shipped for a refund.
Private Wine Pairing Experience
What a great way to bring friends and family together from anywhere in the country!
- Private Rates:
- Private Experiences with 2 kits pay an additional $45 flat fee
- A single kit Private Experience would pay an additional $90 flat fee