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Tasting through the Orchard

Join your co-workers and guests for a night at Nystrom Orchard.

Take a walk through the orchard and taste a variety of small plates at various stations each featuring an apple or other orchard product. It's a full course meal at a leisure pace.

Then relax at a bonfire and listen to live music in the trees!

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September 21st, 2024

Take a walk through the orchard and enjoy a progressive dinner along the way.

The tasting will last about an hour. Then, feel free to stay and enjoy the orchard and live music afterwards. 

There is reserved seating for Compeer towards the end of the tasting to enjoy the rest of the evening and dessert. Plan on spending a few hours at the orchard.

Menu Sample:


Cider and/or Fireside Reserve

Sweet 16 Apple

Haralson Crostini with Onions Caramelized in Orchard Cider and Parmesan

Orchard Chopped Salad with Cider Vinaigrette

Smoked Pork Loin and Honeycrisp Grilled Sandwich with Spicy Mayo

Sweet Corn Chowder featuring local produce

Dutch Apple Pie a la Mode*

*This is a sample menu. The menu will be released in August but will always include an appetizer, salad, small bite or taste, an apple, main course, side, and dessert.

You will be able to indicate any food allergies in your registration, we will do our best to accomodate them but will let you know if we are not able to ahead of time.

Cash bar is available.

18 tickets are available per time slot to begin the walk with fellow Compeer Employees and guests. All will end in the same area to enjoy the rest of the evening together.

You and a guest are invited!

September 21st, 2024

Now book your tasting time below!

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The Fine Print

Each Compeer employee is invited and welcome to bring one guest.

Remember to wear good walking shoes and a jacket.

If walking long distances is not feasible for someone in your group, please call us to discuss accommodations (507-291-2530) prior to booking tickets.

* Please note, in the event of bad weather, the event will either be canceled or rescheduled to September 28th.