Local Wine & Dessert Pairing at Lilac Hedge Farm

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Local Wine & Dessert Pairing at Lilac Hedge Farm

Learn the fundamentals of wine and food pairing with a variety of sweet treats created by Moeshmallows!

By Wine Down Events

When and where

Date and time

Thursday, June 8 · 6 - 8pm EDT


Lilac Hedge Farm 216 Wachusett Street Rutland, MA 01543

Refund Policy

No Refunds

About this event

Join us at Lilac Hedge Farm in Rutland for a guided Wine & Dessert Pairing Experience! During this 90 minute experience, Wine Educator Missa Capozzo (CSW, WSET3, FWS) will present 5 local wines sourced from Agronomy Farm Vineyard and Hardwick Winery paired with a variety of incredible sweet treats by Moeshmallows from Holden, MA, as well as teach the fundamentals of wine and food pairing. Each registration includes a flight of 5 wines and perfectly paired dessert items.


- Hardwick Winery Reservoir White Dry Riesling paired with gourmet lemon meringue pie "Moeshmallow"

- Agronomy Farm Vineyard's Cayuga paired with Moe's special Rice Krispy treats

- Hardwick Winery's Reservoir Rose paired with strawberry cheesecake

- Agronomy Farm Vineyard's Corot Noir paired with cookies and cream edible cookie dough

- Agronomy Farm Vineyard's Marquette paired with chocolate Moefetti cookies

This is a 21+ event. Please note there are no refunds.

About the organizer

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Wine Down Events

Offering wine education and experiences throughout Massachusetts and most of New England with a wonderful selection of wines.

Missa Capozzo is a wine educator who holds the CSW (Certified Specialist of Wine) with Society of Wine Educators, WSET Level 3 Advanced certificate with the Wine & Spirits Education Trust, French Wine Scholar (FWS) with the Wine Scholar Guild, and is currently a candidate for the Italian Wine Scholar (IWS) with the Wine Scholar Guild. She works as a consultant and educator.

Missa has enjoyed many roles in the wine industry, each of which she has had a true passion for. She conducts in home and virtual wine tasting events, as well as public and private "Paint & Sip" glass painting classes.

Past roles include EVP of Product Development and tasting room manager at Sail to Trail WineWorks in Worcester, MA, Director of Wine Education at VINOvations in Sharon, MA, Wine Educator at Boston Wine School, Wine Manager at Highland Wine & Spirits in Berlin, MA, Director of Sommology at Phoenix Vintners, LLC., Wine Educator and Consultant with The Tasting Company and with Flow Wine Group, and sales support at Hardwick Vineyard & Winery in Hardwick, MA.