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Winery restaurants on the Ct. wine trail.

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makko Aug 8, 2012 12:38 PM

A few years ago we visited wineries along the Ct. wine trail. One of the wineries had a restaurant that provided lunch and or dinner. Does anyone recall such a winery?

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    michelleyb Aug 14, 2012 07:37 AM

    It had to be Hopkins Vineyard in Warren, CT, right? There is a restaurant across the street that I don't think is technically part of the winery, but it is close enough that it looks like it is. The restaurant is part ofthe Hopkins Inn I believe.

    www.hopkinsvineyard.com

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      jcanino Aug 8, 2012 02:44 PM

      We have eaten at Sharpe Hill vineyards in Pomfret several times. The restaurant is excellent and reservations are required.

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        makko Aug 8, 2012 04:47 PM

        Thanks for the Sharpe Hill replies but that is not an area we would have gone towards. The winery I'm trying to recall is more western Ct near the NY border between New Milford & Kent. It may have even been across the border & in NY.
        Again, thanks for both replies.

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          Tinkerbelldee Aug 8, 2012 05:39 PM

          Heritage Trail has a restaurant but not in the area that you describe.
          Here is the CT Wine trail map, maybe that will help
          http://www.ctwine.com/index.php?trail...

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            makko Aug 8, 2012 10:01 PM

            Thanks, but none in western Ct. have restaurants. It is looking more likely that I was in NY around the Dutchess/Hudson Valley area.
            I will probably do a similar post on the NY board.

      2. javaandjazz Aug 8, 2012 02:43 PM

        Sharpe Hill in Pomfret

        http://sharpehill.com/index.html

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