April News

Spring has sprung at Ferrante Winery!!! 

From BIG awards to Friday Lent Specials & upcoming Spring events there is plenty of excitment around the winery!  Be sure to check out our upcoming May specials, including our Mother's Day Dining Experience & Burger Bash!!!

Fish Fridays

Treasures from the Sea

Every Friday during Lent!


Cod Skewers with Basil Chimichurri

Pieces of marinated Cod, grape tomatoes, & zucchini layered on a skewer and grilled to perfection.  Served with our basil chimichurri for the dipping.   Set on a bed of orzo pasta with sun-dried tomatoes & artichokes.


Salmoné with a Herb Mustard Glaze

Fresh Atlantic Salmon brushed with our herbed mustard glaze and oven-baked to perfection.  Served with roasted red skinned potatoes and green beans.


Salmon Cakes with Lemon Fettuccini

Housemade Salmon cakes pan seared to perfection and set on a bed of fettuccini pasta infused with fresh lemon zest and parsley in our Chardonnay wine broth.  Garnished with fresh grated Romano cheese.


Warm Shrimp Salad

Peppery Arugula tossed with fresh lemon juice, cannellini beans, shallots, hunks of toasted garlic rubbed country bread.  Topped with pan seared shrimp.



All above entrées served with house salad, roll & butter. 

Please select one of the above entrees for only $15 each.

No Substitutions Please.

Prices do not include tax or gratuity.

Recipe of the Month

Garlic Roast Chicken with Rosemary & Lemon


*2 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cut into large chunks

*6 cloves of garlic, crushed

*3 tablespoons fresh Rosemary leaves stripped from stems

*3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil

*1 lemon, zested and juiced

*1 tablespoon grill seasoning blend (Montreal Seasoning)

*1/2 cup Ferrante's Gruner Veltliner



Preheat oven to 450 degrees F.

Arrange chicken in a baking dish, 9x13.  Add garlic, rosemary, extra-virgin olive oil, lemon zest and grill seasoning to the dish.  Toss and coat the chicken with all ingredients, then place in oven.  Roast 20minutes.  Add wine adn lemon jucie to the dish and combine with pan juices.  Return to oven and turn off.  Let stand 5 minutes longer then remove the chicken from the oven. 

Serve with a glass of Ferrante's Gruner Veltliner!

Upcoming Events

Wine N Bloom

May 2nd & 3rd and May 9th, & 10th

A self driving wine trail. Noon to 6pm each day. Enjoy wine samples and appetizers at each of the participating wineries. Collect a different flowering annual plant at each winery. At a designated winery you will pick up a peck basket to carry your plants and a wine glass per person.
Your ticket will be good for all 4 days. In other words, you have 4 days to visit all the participating wineries.

Participating wineries:
Bene Vino Urban Winery, Perry
Biscotti Winery, Conneaut
Buccia Vineyards, Conneaut
Debonne Vineyards, Madison
Deer's Leap Winery, Geneva
Emerine Estates, Jefferson

Ferrante Winery & Ristorante, Geneva
Grand River Cellars, Madison
Laleure Vineyards, Parkman
Maple Ridge Vineyard, Madison
Old Firehouse Winery, Geneva-on-the-Lake
Old Mill Winery, Geneva
St Joseph Vineyard, Madison
Tarsitano Winery, Conneaut
The Winery at Spring Hill, Geneva
Virant Family Winery, Geneva

Call 800-227-6972 or click below to make reservations.

Wine N Bloom Weekends



Casa Vino Burger Bash

Friday May 23rd 










Handmade fresh ground Sirloin patty with hints of red wine & spices.  

Garnished with lettuce, tomato and onion slices on a toasted roll.   10-



Housemade fresh ground Sirloin burger topped with sharp cheddar cheese & smoky crisp bacon.  Laced with our BBQ wine sauce & Tobacco onions on a toasted roll.   10-



Ferrante’s Handmade Salmon burger laced with our lemon pepper aioli & arugula leaves.  Served on a wheat roll.   13-



Our Housemade Italian Pork sausage patty topped with bell peppers, onions, & Provolone cheese. Smothered with our famous marinara sauce.  Served on toasted Ciabatta bread.    11-



Mother's Day Dining Experience



(Please select one)

Panzanella Insalata

Fresh mozzarella cheese, tossed with red, yellow, & orange bell peppers, grape tomatoes, diced cucumbers, onions, and homemade croutons in our lemon vinaigrette dressing.

Wine Suggestion: Grand River Valley Golden Bunches


Sausage alla Bean Scallopini

Fresh Italian sausage with cannellini beans, Escarole, onions, carrots, celery, & Ditalini pasta.

 Dusted with Romano cheese.

Wine Suggestion: Grand River Valley Chardonnay



(Please select one)

Grilled Scallops with Orange Scented Quinoa

Fresh large Sea Scallops char-grilled to perfection. 

Served on a bed of garbanzo beans & orange scented quinoa.

Wine Suggestion: Grand River Valley Riesling


Stoffa Pollo Saltimboca alla Arugula & Tomato Salad

Tender chicken breast stuffed with creamy Ricotta cheese & fresh Sage leaves wrapped in prosciutto.  Served with arugula and fresh tomatoes topped with Panko breadcrumbs.

Wine Suggestion: Grand River Valley  Pinot Noir

Filet Mignon alla Risotto Cake

 A 5oz. filet mignon grilled to your preference.  Set on our housemade Risotto cake, topped with Arcadian lettuce. Garnished with our Cabernet Balsamic Reduction.

Wine Suggestion: Grand River Valley Cabernet Franc

Pappardelle alla Lobster & Sweet Corn

Fresh Pappardelle pasta tossed with Lobster & sweet corn with hints of Champagne & cream.     

Wine Suggestion: Grand River Valley Vidal Blanc


Ricotta with Vanilla Sugar Croutons & Blueberries

Fresh pillows of sweet ricotta cream topped with fresh blueberries simmered in our Blueberry Blanc wine.  Garnished with our housemade vanilla sugar scented croutons.

Wine Suggestion: Blueberry Blanc


$34.99 plus tax & gratuity

*All wine served 4oz. with each courses.  Please No Substitutions, Thank you!



2014 Grand River Valley Loyalty Program

Participate in the Grand River Valley Loyalty Program and receive a FREE T-shirt to the first 1,000 customers!!!!

How?:    Just pick up your card at any of the 5 participating wineries and get it stamped at each winery during the months of April thru June.

What?:    When you get to your final winery, you get a free t-shirt to the first 1,000 participants. 

Who?:     Participating Wineries include:

Ferrante Winery

St. Joseph Vineyards

Laurello Vineyards

Grand River Cellars

Debonne Vineyards


Ohio Wines VIP (Visitor's Incentive Program)

Ohio Wines VIP wants to reward you for visiting Ohio's nearly 200 wineries.  For each participating winery you visit during a 12 month period, you will collect a ticket and receive the following points for each individual visit to that particular winery throughout the year: You may only enter one ticket code per individual winery per day.

It's free and as easy as 1...2...3!

Simply follow the steps below and begin harvesting the rewards!

1.) Register online and receive your free gift for becoming an Ohio Wines VIP

2.) Visit one of Ohio's 200 wineries and begin collecting VIP reward ticket codes

3.) Enter your ticket codes and begin redeeming your points for rewards

Become an Ohio Wines VIP today!


Special Event Information

Looking For The Perfect Place To Host Your Special Event? 

Ferrante Winery & Ristorante Is The Place For You!

We Specialize in Birthday Parties, Bridal/Baby Showers, Retirement Parties, Rehearsal Dinners, or just the perfect setting for your family get-together!   

Contact A Member Of Our Event Coordinating Team for More Information!

April Entertainment

Friday April 4th: Mike Woytila

Saturday April 5th: 2 Aces 

Sunday April 6th: Fave Value Duo

Friday April 11th: Dennis Ford 

Saturday April 12th: Uncharted Course 

Sunday April 13th: Ron Sluga

Friday April 18th: Trevor 

Saturday April 19th: Larry Smith 

Friday April 25th: 2 Aces

Saturday April 26th: Jerry Colosimo

Sunday April 27th: Stan Miller


Friday & Saturday Evening Entertainment from 6:00p.m. - 9:30p.m.

Sunday Entertainment from 1:30p.m. - 5:00p.m.


 Visit our Website at http://ferrantewinery.com/event.htm for a full listing of our Entertainment Schedules. 

April Hours

Wine Sales:
Monday & Tuesday: 10-5pm
Wednesday & Thursday: 10-8pm
Friday & Saturday: 10-10pm
Sunday: 1-6pm

Wedneday & Thursday: 4-8pm
Friday & Saturday: Noon-10pm
Sunday: 1-6pm

Don't Forget To Look For Your Favorite Ferrante Wine At Your Local Grocery Store!!!!

5585 North River Rd. West

Geneva, Oh 44041

(440) 466-8466