Norton Tasting & Dinner

The evening begins with a sparkling wine & appetizer reception in the Apostle Cellar, then on to our Sherry House for the Ten-year vertical Norton tasting. There you will have the opportunity to taste ten vintages, side-by-side, with winemaker Dave Johnson. The tasting is followed by a three-course gourmet wine dinner. Be one among the first to purchase some of the older Norton vintages.

April 8, 2017

COST: $140.00
Event typically lasts 4 hours.

The sparkling wine & appetizer reception will be held in the Apostle Cellar followed by the tasting in the Sherry House and then dinner will be served at Vintage Restaurant.

The sparkling wine & appetizer reception begins at 5:30 pm.

Business casual (jackets are optional). The Apostle Cellar will be cool please bring a jacket.

The sparkling wine reception will feature an assortment of appetizers and the dinner will be a three-course gourmet dinner matched with Stone Hill’s award-winning wines (this years menu is yet to be determined).

Our 2016 Norton Dinner Menu
1st Course:  Seared diver caught Scallops on Asparagus Salad, Spring Pea Shoots, Truffled Vinaigrette served with Reserve Chardonel

2nd Course:  Peppercorn crusted Ribeye with Blue Stilton Riscotto, creamed Leeks and roasted Shallot Coulis served with 2004 Norton

3rd Course:  Caramelized Goat’s Cheese ‘Cheescake’ with candied Parsnips and Sundried Fig sauce served with Late Harvest Vignoles

If you are looking for overnight accommodations Hermann has hundreds of B&B’s to choose from.  More information can be found on

If you enjoy Stone Hill’s Norton wines this is a must do event. The educational experience itself makes it worth the price of the ticket – it’s amazing how much you learn even if you only attend this event once in your life. Throw in the pleasant surroundings, the easy flow of conversation, the top tier level meal and the savings offered on special purchase prices of Stone Hill’s wines and you have the makings of a can’t miss evening. An event that’s geared towards all levels of wine lovers that all share a single passion — an enjoyment of Stone Hill’s Norton family of wines.”
– John E., Quincy, Illinois


Winery: 573-486-2221
Restaurant: 573-486-3479