Save the date on March 30th for the release of our newest rosé, our RÄDDA! $2 from the sale of every bottle of this off-dry Frontenac rosé will be donated to local animal-focused charities chosen by our customers. We will be doing complimentary tastings of the RÄDDA all evening, as well as bringing in a very special guest!
As our featured creature on the label is an American Kestrel, Joining us for this release is Floyd Scholz, Master Bird Carver and renowned author in the field of this fantastic art form to celebrate this tribute to the conservation, appreciation, and care-giving of our animal community!
6-6:30 – Mix and Mingle with light apps from Hunger Mountain Coop
6:30-7:30 – Floyd does his thing!
7:30-? – Time for discussion, questions, and general banter about raptors, wine, and all things in between!
We are so excited to have Floyd with us to ring in our RÄDDA and bring a unique knowledge and passion of birds to our tasting room. If you still aren’t convinced, here is a little more about Floyd to feed the fire….
” Floyd Scholz is universally recognized as one of the preeminent
Woodcarvers and Painters in the World today. During the past 35 years he has enjoyed tremendous success as a professional Artist, Author, Teacher and Musician.
In the late 70`s, Floyd was a nationally ranked Track and Field
Star specializing in the grueling 10 event Decathlon.He was a 3 time All American, and 1979 NCAA National Champion, and recipient of a Presidential Citation. While training for the 1980 Olympics in Moscow, he and so many others learned that they would never get the chance to realize their athletic dreams due to the Carter Boycott.
Without looking back, Floyd moved up to the mountains of Vermont from his native Connecticut and started a new life. He redirected his focus on his Artwork and Music which turned out to be a very good move!
As a 5 time U.S. National Champion and 2005 World Master`s
Best in Show Champion his astonishing portrayal of Eagles,
Hawks, Owls and other birds have won him a large enthusiastic
international following. As the author of 7 award winning books on Raptors, Floyd`s passion for Birds and love of Art has been shared with generations of bird lovers and artists worldwide. In an article in People magazine Floyd was once referred to as one of the world`s true “Renaissance men”
In the Spring of 2014, Floyd was recognized as one of Bird
carving`s Living Legends by the Ward Foundation World
We hope you can come out on March 30th for this one of a kind evening!
You can learn more about Floyd Scholz at: