Gervasi Vineyard in Canton, Ohio has debuted The Crush House, its new state-of-the-art winery facility, wine bar and eatery and Clevelanders who enjoy fine wine and cuisine should plan a visit in the near future.
A Bit About Gervasi Vineyard Located just minutes from downtown Canton, this family-run winery, restaurant-bistro and Tuscan-inspired villa hotel sits on 55 acres including 5 acres of vineyards (that produce several varieties of grapes), a spring-fed lake and Bocce courts. The winery produces more than 12 varieties of red and white wines.
The Crush House Housed in a modern industrial building, this world class winery facility features a Wine Bar & Eatery with inside seating for 100 and outside seating for 75 offering café-style lunches and casual Venetian-style dinners and Food & Wine Pairings. Menu items include various salads and soups in addition to flatbread sandwiches like Steak Florentine and Tuscan Chicken and tasting trios like Meatball Spiedini, Creamy Crab Crostino and Crispy Fig Crostatas. The Crush House also offers various Pastina bowls.
And be sure not to miss desserts like Pav's Gelato, Pav's Sorbet and Sweet Popcorn. Libations include cappuccino and espresso, signature cocktails and unique Italian and local craft beers.
Be sure to pay a visit to The Crush House's expansive wine tasting bar where you can sample some of Gervasi's finest wines.
The Crush House also presents various theme nights showcasing live music (Tuesdays and Wednesdays), special Crush House drinks and desserts (Thursdays).discounted wine by the glass, cocktails and bottled beer (Fridays) and Burger Night on Mondays.
Now that the weather is getting better, don't miss the chance to spend some time on The Crush House's second floor wrap-around outdoor balcony where you can enjoy some spectacular scenery of the south vineyard and creek bed while sitting by a cozy outdoor fireplace. An added bonus: the balcony also has outdoor heaters to keep guests warm if the temperature is still a bit chilly.
The Crush House also offers three private dining spaces (Indoor Tower Room, Outdoor Tower Room and the Vineyard Room) for those guests with special occasions or events.
Guests to The Crush House on Saturdays can partake of free public tours of the winery facility. The Crush House also offers exclusive pairings tours conducted by a member of the wine making team. Call Gervasi Vineyard for more information.
Some Interesting Facts About the State-of-the Art Winery The Winery now has a capacity for 150,000 bottles or 12,500 cases of wine (totaling 30,00 gallons) and has 8 new red fermentation tanks and 4 new tanks for white wine production. New equipment includes a 2600 gallon blending tank, a covered crush pad for processing grapes that allows work even in the most inclement weather and a new bottling line with protective advances .The Barrel Room features controlled temperature and humidification which will improve fermentation and barrel aging of the wines.
For more information about The Crush House or about Gervasi Vineyard call 330-433-2930 or get online at www.gervasivineyard.com.
Gervasi Vineyard is located at 1700 55th Street NE in Canton, Ohio. Canton is 59 miles from Cleveland and it is approximately a one hour drive.