Escape to Gervasi Vineyard in Canton, Ohio - Cleveland Article
Escape to Gervasi Vineyard in Canton, Ohio
Gervasi Vineyard’s 55-acre estate, located in the heart of Canton brings the feel of Tuscany with its stunning landscape and elegant décor. While you’ll find no shortage of grapes on the estate, Gervasi Vineyard is far more than a winery. In addition to great wines, its eateries, events, crush house, and four diamond, award-winning boutique inn and villas all help make the vineyard a great escape for an afternoon, or an entire weekend.
DINE - Gervasi Vineyard Menu
The Gervasi winery menu offers three distinct dining options. The Bistro, a rustic, upscale Italian restaurant; The Crush House, a casual contemporary café by day, lounge by night; and The Piazza, a seasonal outdoor restaurant. If you’re coming during the day, enjoy lunch outside and take in the picturesque landscape and spring-fed lake. If dining at night, The Bistro is housed inside a beautifully renovated 19th century barn and offers a wide array of salads, homemade pastas and wood-fired pizzas.
TASTE - Gervasi Vineyard WInes
You’ll find over 20 wine varietals at Gervasi Vineyard, from sweet whites to bold reds. Before your meal, enjoy the Lucello, Gervasi’s Gold Medal Pinot Grigio. And if you’re dining at the Bistro, order the Truscano Sangiovese, the vineyard’s flagship wine. This wine is heartier and great with meals such as pasta and red meats. If you can’t settle on just one wine, order a flight of three and enjoy.
STAY - Gervasi Vineyard Villas
The Villas, Gervasi’s boutique inn, featuring 24 rooms divided among six four-room villas. The guest suites are tastefully designed with the feel of Italy in mind. Each suites includes a fireplace, authentic furniture, heated towel racks and floors, and spacious bath with walk-in shower. Featuring various floor plans to suit your preferences, from single-floor queen suites to the two-level, loft-style king suites.
Gervasi winery offers public and private winery tours, as well as pairing tours. Cucina Culinary Classes are one of the vineyard’s most popular activities, allowing visitors to learn and work alongside Gervais’s experienced chefs. And if you’re looking for exercise or a place to explore, there are walking trails as well as live music at The Crush House on designated weeknights.