Moms deserve special pampering on Mother’s Day weekend. Terhune Orchards is celebrating mothers during the Mothers Day Wine Trail event on Sat. and Sun., May 13-14 from 12-5 p.m. Mothers that visit the winery tasting room on both days will be pampered with a complimentary tasting flight that includes a sampling of five of Terhune Orchards Vineyards red, white and fruit based wines. The Mothers Day Wine Trail is a statewide event held by Garden State Wine Growers Association.
The whole family is welcome in the Terhune Orchards winery barn and courtyard to enjoy the sunshine and farm views. Light fare to accompany wines by the glass include cheese plates and an array of freshly baked treats from the bakery, Frozen slushies made from Terhune Orchards’ freshly pressed apple cider are perfect for little ones to sip while moms enjoy a glass of wine.
Pam Mount’s free, annual herb class will be held on Saturday, May 13 at 10 a.m. Participants will gather in front of Pam’s herb garden. She will discuss growing different kinds of herbs, when to pick them, and how to use them in cooking. She will also help you plan the layout of your garden. Pam will share her favorite recipes that use fresh herbs such as rosemary, thyme, and sage. Potted herbs will be available for purchase. The class is free but reservations are requested online or by calling 609-924-2310.
The weekly Sounds of Spring Music Series continues on Sunday, May 14 in the winery barn. Local musician, Scot Silver, an accomplished guitarist well versed in multiple musical styles will be performing from 12 – 5 p.m. An art show, Dos Amigos by Jim Buchanan and Bill Griffith is on display in the historic winery tasting room.
The farm trail meandering through preserved farmlands is open to walk and talk with your favorite mother all weekend. Take in the views of flowering trees and fields bursting with life. The barnyard and children’s play area is also open to let the children play and explore life on the farm.
Potted herbs, vegetable plants, flowering baskets and flats of annual flowers grown in the Terhune Orchards greenhouse are great gifts for Mothers Day. Bottles of wine and sweet treats are available in the farm store.
The farm store is open Mon- Fri 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sat. – Sun., 9 a.m. –5 p.m.
The winery tasting room is open Fri., Sat. and Sun.; 12-5 p.m.
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