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    The 2013 Finger Lakes Riesling Release Launch | Fox Run, Lamoreaux Landing, & Bellangelo; How do they fare?

    Producer: Lamoreaux Landing Wine Cellars Region: Finger Lakes AVA, New York, United States Wine: Red Oak Vineyard Riesling Price: $19.99 Vintage: 2013 Varietals: 100% Riesling; (12.8% ABV) Virginia Pour House Notes: Built on a backbone of crisp apple and pear aromas showing off zesty citrus undertones followed by crisp delicious apple flavors up front with puckering tartness f ...

    4 readers - By Virginia Pour House

    Fifty Years of American Winemaking, All in One Hour on October 29

    The Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History is 50 years old this year. As part of the birthday celebrations, the museum’s food and wine history project will host a discussion of “Fifty Years of American Winemaking” on Wednesday, October 29, from 2-3 p.m. I will moderate the discussion along with Paula Johnson, who heads the team that brought us the mar ...

    3 readers - By Dave Mcintyre/ Dave McIntyre's WineLine

      What defines a wine region? Questions following TasteCamp in the Hudson Valley

      The Wine Case - - 3 readers - The view at Millbrook Vineyards, in the lower Hudson Valley Defining the identity of a wine region is a tough thing, especially with young and emerging wine regions – which means a lot of them, in the New World. Over six editions of TasteCamp, since 2009, in Long Island, the Finger Lakes, Niagara, Virginia, Québec and now the Hudson Valley, last weekend, that has been a que ...

      Stay Rad Wine Blog TV Episode 141: Tasting Some #FLXRiesling

      Stay Rad - - 3 readers - Stay Rad Wine Blog TV Episode 141: Tasting Some #FLXRiesling It’s always fun to open up a box of samples… In this episode, Jeff explores the 2013 vintage of #FLXRiesling. Wine Tasted: 2012 Finger Lakes Riesling from Fox Run Vineyards, Lamoreaux Landing, and Villa Bellangelo. Stay Rad, Jeff Which bottle of #FLXRiesling is up your ally? Leave a comment, and let us know.

      The Spirits of Volunteerism

      New York Cork Report - - 2 readers - Early last month a story broke in California about a small winery that had been subject to hefty fines levied by state labor authorities for the use of willing volunteers, and then fined again during their process to try and mitigate the unintended wrong. This has prompted conversations across the industry and across the country as wineries and their advocates look to their ...

      Retailer Empire Wine Sues New York State Liquor Authority: Direct Shipping

      On Reserve: A Wine Law Blog - - 1 readers - In August, the New York State Liquor Authority (“NYSLA”) charged a New York retailer, Empire Wine & Spirits, with sixteen counts of improperly shipping wine to out-of-state consumers in states including California, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. See New York Retailer Charged with Illegally Shipping Wine to Out-of-State Consumers.

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      The Spirits of Volunteerism

      … Early last month a story broke in California about a small winery that had been subject to hefty fines levied by state labor authorities for the use of willing volunteers, and then fined again during their process to try and mitigate the unintended wrong. This has prompted conversations across the industry and across the country as wineries…

      2 readers - By Todd Trzaskos/ New York Cork Report

      What defines a wine region? Questions following TasteCamp in the Hudson Valley

      … made from hybrids that are remarkably popular. In the same way, one can’t think of Piemonte, as a wine region, without evoking Barolo and Barbaresco and the nebbiolo grape, but one can’t forget the barbera and dolcetto that satisfy a great number of drinkers, or the excitement found in freisa, grignolino, pelaverga or arneis. One thing…

      3 readers - By The Wine Case

      Beer Review: Ommegang Valar Morghulis

      … When the hit HBO series Game of Thrones started gaining popularity, Ommegang partnered with the show’s creators to brew a series of beers with ties to the series. So far, the series has given us a great Belgian blonde ale in Iron Throne Blonde, a mediocre Belgian stout in Take the Black Stout, and an interesting red ale with some pepper spice…

      1 readers - By Eric Schiavo/ Virginia Pour House

      Stay Rad Wine Blog TV Episode 141: Tasting Some #FLXRiesling

      …? Leave a comment, and let us know. Like this: Like Loading... Related Tags: #FLXRiesling, 2013, Finger Lakes, Fox Run Vineyards, Lamoreaux Landing, New York, Red Oak Vineyard, Riesling, Stay Rad Wine Blog TV, Villa Bellangelo, Wine, Wine Tasting This entry was posted on September 27, 2014 at 9:47 am and is filed under Stay Rad Wine Blog TV, Wine Events. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site. …

      3 readers - By Stay Rad

      Wine flight From California to New York

      …I’m a big fan of restaurants that offer wine flights. Even with a tiny wine list, wine flights provide the opportunity for tasting numerous different combinations of wines. From all reds or whites, just one varietal, one country, light to full bodied, the varied options are all tantalizing. Additionally, if you think you will have […]…

      1 readers - By the buddha in your glass

      What is a Farm Winery?

      … A few weeks ago, the New York Department of Agriculture announced a decision aimed at helping farm wineries recover from the devastating Arctic Vortex event this past winter. This year, New York's farm wineries will be allowed to use out-of-state fruit to make their wines. Farm wineries in New York, by definition, must use 100% New York-grown…

      1 readers - By Kyle Schlachter/ Colorado Wine Press

      The Television Sommelier (Part Two)

      … link in the cast. Of particular note may be Jake Johnson, who plays bad boy/bartender/lay-about Nick Miller, a character who may get more Buzzfeed attention than Miley Cyrus. Johnson has lately broken into the film industry, and Let’s Be Cops offers audiences a spattering of New Girl cast members including Damon Wayans Jr. (Coach) and Rob Riggle…

      4 readers - By itheewine

      Fiddler on the Roof

      … by Nick Orfanella, but has another offer from Lazar Wolf, Christopher Limber, an older, successful butcher. And so the hijinks begin. Hodel, the next in line and played by Julie Hanson, is wooed by the wandering intellectual Perchik, Jacon Michael Evans (who's a local guy transplanted to New York - Parkway North, if you were going to ask). Carissa…

      1 readers - By Ann Lemons Pollack/ St. Louis Eats and Drinks

      5 Questions with… Meg Tipton, Keuka Spring Vineyards

      … Keuka Spring Vineyards has received a lot of attention the last couple years especially after receiving the Governor’s Cup trophy for their 2012 Riesling at last year’s annual New York Wine & Food Classic competition. One of the people diligently working hard to make it all happen is assistant winemaker Meg Tipton. Tipton had already found…

      5 readers - By Kevin Welch/ New York Cork Report

      Wine in Idaho? Coiled Wines Excels at Riesling, Syrah

      … under screwcap. I had used a truck from Precept, but when suddenly it wasn’t available, I had to go to California, rent one, and drive it back myself (I didn’t have to drive it, but I am a bit cheap; justifiably so, I think.) What are your primary markets? Outside of Idaho, I have a small-scale distributor in Oregon. For your readers in New York…

      1 readers - By Lauren Mowery/ CHASING THE VINE