Gervasi Vineyard has united with the Pro Football Hall of Fame with to produce the first co-branded wine debuting the Hall’s iconic logo. The specially labeled wine, a Limited Edition label, debuted on August 1 at Gervasi Vineyard.
The 2016 Limited Edition wine is a Cabernet Sauvignon, full bodied with bold layers of black currant, black cherries and notes of plum. As with all wines at Gervasi Vineyard, the wine has a special name to fit its “personality”. For this first edition, the wine is titled “Excellence”.
“Partnering with the Pro Football Hall of Fame for our first co-branded label wine is incredibly exciting for us. Joining Canton’s iconic Pro Football Hall of Fame with Canton’s own Gervasi Vineyard is a perfect fit,” said Gervasi’s General Manager, Scott Swaldo. “We are honored to be selected to provide the Hall with this wonderful wine aptly named ‘Excellence’, as we both celebrate ‘Excellence’ as a core value of our organizations.”
The 2016 Limited Edition Pro Football Hall of Fame wine will be available for purchase at Gervasi Vineyard at The Marketplace boutique gift shop, and The Crush House Wine Bar & Eatery, priced at $38.50 per bottle (take home rate). Gervasi Vineyard features award-winning wines, offering 27 varietals ranging from a dry Cabernet Sauvignon to a sweet Vidal Blanc Ice Wine.
Winemaker Andrew Codispoti said, “This partnership is a pinnacle experience, a celebratory juncture in our winemaking journey. It’s a champagne moment bubbling with excitement. We are energized by this chapter of our legacy.”
About Gervasi Vineyard
Located in the heart of Canton, Ohio, Gervasi Vineyard is a unique Tuscan-themed, upscale winery featuring award-winning wines, craft beers, and fabulous cuisine. The vineyard offers breathtaking views of a spring-fed lake, homegrown vineyards and nostalgic landscaping across the picturesque 55-acre estate. Gervasi offers an exceptional wine portfolio featuring 27 varietals with a focus on classical European varieties and includes three premier estate-grown North American hybrids.
Enjoy three on-site restaurants, featuring exceptional cuisine made with only the freshest ingredients. The Italian Bistro, in the historic barn, features rustic upscale dining, or dine in a casual setting at The Crush House Bar & Eatery featuring a contemporary flair. The seasonal Piazza features traditional, yet casual menu for dining al fresco adjacent to the lake. Enjoy boutique shopping in the Marketplace Gift Shop featuring Gervasi wines, specialty items and collectibles.
Overnight accommodations are available in The Villas at Gervasi Vineyard. These extravagant guest suites feature the warm feel of Tuscany with luxuries at every turn. The Villas are rated a Four-Diamond property by AAA. Special events are offered throughout the year including wine tours, wine education classes, wine and food pairings, seasonal vineyard tours, Cucina classes, live music, art classes and more.
Gervasi Vineyard is located at 1700 55th Street NE, Canton, Ohio. For more information about Gervasi Vineyard and GV Destinations, visit www.gervasivineyard.com, @gervasivineyard on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube, or call 330-497-1000.