Cook Forest PA is Your Next Staycation Spot

If you’re looking to take a trip but don’t want to spend too much on airfare, lodging, parking, and other expenses that accrue when traveling, a “staycation” just might be the perfect choice for you.   Luckily, if  you live in PA, there is no shortage of places to visit that are fun and close to home. Today we’re going to highlight one of our favorites!

Romantic PA Getaways on a Budget

In this fast-paced world today where everyone is always clinging to their cell phones to communicate, staying late at work to get the bills paid, or focusing on the kids…sometimes you just need to plan a romantic getaway for you and partner, to relax, unwind, and reconnect with each other.   If this sounds like exactly what you need, but you don’t think it’s in your budget, consider a quaint B&B or charming inn in the country instead of an overpriced and way too hectic trip to the city for your romantic PA vacation getaway. Romantic PA Getaway: The Bed

Ladies: Here’s What to Wear to a PA Winery for Every Occasion

Half the fun of going somewhere new and exciting is finding the perfect outfit to wear so you’re comfortable, fashionable, and ready for any activities on the agenda — and visiting a PA winery is not any different! Luckily, we’ve crafted the perfect outfit for every season so you don’t have to spend hours standing in front of your closet, agonizing over what to wear. First Thing’s First: Decide What You’re Doing at the PA Winery Maybe you’re headed to a tasting to find your new favorite wine, or taking a weekend getaway with your girlfriends, or experiencing a fun

Pennsylvania wine facts

We live in the beautiful forests of Pennsylvania. My parents grew up here, my grandparents grew up here, I grew up here. Pennsylvania is home. And Pennsylvania is where our business is set up – Deer Creek Winery.  We are a part of the ever-growing group of Pennsylvania Wines. And as a state, we have a lot of opportunities and a lot of room for growth.   We have a lot of wine trails and regions. And we have a lot of history. According to the Center for Rural Pennsylvania, in 2000, 559,637 gallons (2,824,609 bottles) of wine were produced.  This

December 14, 2016 No Comments Joanna Brooks Blog, General, Pennsylvania Wine, Wine , ,

Wine Fall Fest 2016 Shippenville, PA

The crunching leaves, the crisp air, the apple cider, a glass of warm mulled wine…the wonderful feeling of fall. We celebrate this season at Deer Creek Winery.  This fall (and every fall) we have our famous Fall Fest! And this year will be better than ever! I have been all over the world and lived in multiple countries during the last nine months.  But for Fall Fest? I’m coming home. I will be making my way back to Shippenville, Pennsylvania in October.  Why miss out on Fall Fest? I know I won’t. While every Fall Fest is special at Deer

September 15, 2016 No Comments Joanna Brooks Blog, General, Inn , ,

Breaking ground for our bed and breakfast in PA! The Inn at DCW

The work on The Inn at Deer Creek Winery, located in Shippenville Pennsylvania, has begun!  We are all so very excited! It has been a dream of the owners of DCW (Deer Creek Winery), Denis and Rhonda Brooks, for the last few decades.  We have been planning and re-planning the inn for at least the last 4 or 5 years. Vino’s Den, our current gathering room, and the 60’ eastern covered porch were put up as an extension to connect the winery to the inn. The floor plan of the inn was worked and changed and reworked.  Each room has been

May 28, 2016 No Comments Joanna Brooks Blog, General, Inn ,
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