26th Vineyard Fest brings international food and wine to Georgia

ATLANTA, Ga. (Atlanta News First) - Are you ready to eat, drink and stomp grapes?

Simone Bergese, CEO and executive winemaker at Chateau Elan Winery in Braselton, came to Atlanta News First to talk about Vineyard Fest 2023. For the 26th year, the event allows attendees to sip on local and imported wines, enjoy tasty food and even take part in the winemaking tradition of crushing grapes with your feet.

Part of the proceeds go to Chateau Elan Military Support Foundation, a north Georgia nonprofit that helps active military personnel and veterans with food and temporary housing.

The event is on Sunday, Nov. 12 at Chateau Elan Winery. You can buy tickets and learn more here.

Hope Dean

Hope Dean

Hope Dean is a digital content producer with Atlanta News First. She previously reported for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and Fresh Take Florida.