March 2, 2019 / News
Maryland Wine Month
March is Maryland Wine Month. It’s time to visit some (or all!) of the 90 or so wineries that can now be found around the state. For a comprehensive listing of our amazing array of wineries, look here. And check this page for more about Maryland Wine Month.
We also want to remind you to stop by Links Bridge Vineyards or any of the other six members of the Frederick Wine Trail for a Frederick Wine Trail Explorers’ Pass. Buy a wine tasting, glass of wine, or bottle from any two participating wineries, have each stamp your Explorers’ Pass, and your tasting at the next participating winery will be free of charge. This deal is valid throughout Maryland Wine Month, and it’s a nice way to become acquainted, or renew your acquaintance, with some great places and great wines!
Hope to see you during March,
Joan and Bob
March 2, 2019 / News
Happy Birthday (Ours)!
As of today, March 3, 2019, our tasting room has been open for a full year. During that year, we’ve enjoyed meeting and pouring our wines for a lot of people—many local, many from the D.C. and Baltimore metro areas, and many from much farther afield. It’s been exciting for us, and we hope for you too. To all of you, we want to say thanks for coming by!
Bob & Joan
December 3, 2018 / News
Winter Tasting Room Schedule
Just wanted to let you know about our winter tasting room schedule. Here it is:
Now – December 16, 2018
Our normal hours, Saturdays and Sundays 11am-6pm and by appointment on other days.
December 17, 2018 – January 31, 2019
By appointment–give us a call!
February 1, 2019 onward
Back to normal, Saturdays and Sundays 11am-6pm and by appointment on other days
Best wishes for a wonderful holiday!
Bob & Joan
November 24, 2018 / News
We have just released Ginger Zest, our limited edition holiday wine. (Very limited, just four cases of split bottles!)
Ginger Zest is a dry aperitif-type wine made from Vidal Blanc grapes co-fermented with oranges, lemons, and lots of fresh grated ginger, and aged for one year to a golden maturity.
We hope you’ll like it…stop by and give it a try!
Joan & Bob
September 28, 2018 / News
Two great things happen at this time of year: we start turning our grapes into wine, and our neighbors, Sam and Mary Jane Roop, open Brookfield Farm to the public for a fall celebration.
Brookfield offers hayrides to their 15 acre Pumpkin Patch (where you can pick your own pumpkin), a corn maze, a farm animal petting zoo, and other activities to entertain your children. It’s a great experience and an opportunity to purchase the perfect pumpkin for Halloween! So on your way to Links Bridge Vineyards, stop up the road and enjoy a special family adventure that has become a tradition in our area.
You’ll find Brookfield Farm at 8302 Ramsburg Rd, Thurmont, MD 21788. The Pumpkin Patch is open Sept 29 through Oct 31. Mon-Thurs 3pm-6pm. Fri-Sun 10am-6pm. Visit www.BrookfieldPumpkins.com for more information.
August 3, 2018 / News
Links Bridge Vineyards Hosts Paintings by Melissa Carr
From August 11 through August 26, we will host a colorful selection of abstract paintings by Frederick County artist Melissa Carr. Melissa specializes in illustration, graphic design, and painting. She earned a degree in graphic design at the Art Institute of Pittsburg and is working on a Masters in Education at Mount St. Mary’s University. This is leading to a fourth specialization–encouraging the creativity of children and introducing them to the world of art.
We hope you’ll come on by for a look at Melissa’s paintings and enjoy a glass of wine at the same time! You’re also invited to meet Melissa at a reception on Friday evening August 17th, 6-8pm.
Bob & Joan
Saturday June 15 3-5pm… Goats, Yoga, and Wine! (more…)
Sunday May 25-Saturday June 15… exhibit of pastels by Maryland artist Laurie Basham. (more…)
Saturday June 15, 5pm-8pm… reception for Laurie Basham. Come by to meet the artist, see her work, and enjoy a little Links Bridge Vineyards wine! (more…)
Saturday June 22 6:30-8:30 pm…Paint & Sip Night (more…)
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