Tag Archives: Finger Lakes Wine Country

Finger Lakes – #WBC15

During the third week of August almost 300 wine bloggers from around the U.S. converged on the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York (what NYC’ers call anything north of the city). They were there for the eighth annual Wine … Continue reading

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Finger Lakes Wine Tour – Day Two

Before the start of day two I did forget to mention some of the other wines we tasted at Fox Run Vineyards. Arctic Fox – Cayuga grape, refreshing, leaning towards the sweet side. Not a complex wine. Enjoyable citrus and … Continue reading

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Finger Lakes Wine Tour – Day One

The Finger Lakes region in Upstate New York was officially declared an American Viticulture Area in 1982, though records of commercial winemaking go back to the early 19th century. Located 4.5 hours north of New York City and 6 hours … Continue reading

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Boston Wine Expo 2013

Tomorrow and Sunday, February 15-16, 2013 celebrates the return of one of Boston’s premier winter events, the Boston Wine Expo. This extravaganza of wine, food, and the good life will have over 200 wineries from more than 15 countries pouring … Continue reading

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Regional Wine Week and the 47 Words

Sunday October 9th is the begining of Regional Wine Week, a virtual event that celebrates U.S. wines from any state other than California, Oregon, and Washington. This event is the brainchild of Dave McIntyre (wine columnist for the Washington Post and … Continue reading

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Riesling Hour Wrap-up

We had eight people over and more samples of foods to complement the wines than was necessary. Our group was not comprised of wine aficionados per se so our whole evening was experiential – the way real people drink and … Continue reading

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Riesling Hour – 2010 Finger Lakes Rieslings

Warning: this post will contain a lot of links to some great resources. Click on them to learn more.   We are coming to the end of what has been marketed as the “Summer of Riesling”. This was the year … Continue reading

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