New York

New York is the most populous city in the United States and the center of the New York Metropolitan Area, one of the most populous metropolitan areas in the world. The city is referred to as New York City or The City of New York to distinguish it from the State of New York, of which it is a part. As a global power city, New York exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment. The home of the United Nations Headquarters, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural capital of the world.
Posts about New York
    • 25 Pours of Christmas (Pour 4): Shaw Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2011

      Shaw Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc 2011 Producer: Shaw Vineyard & Winery Region: Seneca Lake AVA, Finger Lakes AVA, New York, USA Price: $18 Vintage: 2011 Varietals: 100% Sauvignon Blanc ABV: 13% Virginia Pour House Notes: Notes of citrus and grass lead the nose with bright acidity shining on the palate adding nuances of honeysuckle up front followed closely by crisp, white peach and hints of le.

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    • On Reserve Author Quoted in The Wall Street Journal

      On Reserve Author Quoted in The Wall Street Journal by Lindsey A. Zahn on December 10, 2014 The Wall Street Journal recently published an article detailing the New York State Liquor Authority (“NYSLA”) and Empire Wine dispute on retailer direct shipment to consumers. The retailer originally filed suit against the NYSLA in September, shortly after the Authority issued a let ...

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  • Quest for the Perfect Pumpkin Beer: #1-3

    … It all comes down to this. Here are the top three beers in the Pour House’s Quest for the Perfect Pumpkin Beer! #3: Schlafly Pumpkin Ale Producer: Schlafly Beer; St. Louis, MO Beer Name: Pumpkin Ale Price Range: $12 / 6-pack (12 oz) ABV: 8% Appearance: Deep amber, copper-colored, bright Aroma: Pumpkin spice, cinnamon, nutmeg, clove Virginia…

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  • Thanksgiving Wine Recommendations

    …) • Seresin Marlborough Pinot Noir “Leah” 2009 – New Zealand ($40) • JK Carriere Shea Vineyard 2005 – Willamette Valley, Oregon ($60 As for white wines, ever since I worked at Hermann J. Wiemer Vineyard in the Finger Lakes region of New York, I've given Riesling and Gewurztraminer prominent seats at the table. I am not alone; recently both Food & Wine…

    Wine Maven in Trainingin Pinot Noir Riesling- 2 readers -
  • Court Dismisses Empire’s Lawsuit Against NYSLA

    … Court Dismisses Empire’s Lawsuit Against NYSLA by Lindsey A. Zahn on November 21, 2014 The New York State Supreme Court dismissed a lawsuit launched by Empire Wine against the New York State Liquor Authority (“NYSLA”). In an 11-page ruling, Justice George Ceresia rejected Empire’s complaint that the statute upon which the SLA is relying…

    Lindsey A. Zahn/ On Reserve: A Wine Law Blog- 3 readers -
  • Quest for the Perfect Pumpkin Beer: #15 & #14

    … The Quest for the Perfect Pumpkin Beer continues with #15 and #14 in the countdown! #15: Ithaca Country Pumpkin Producer: Ithaca Brewing Company; Ithaca, NY Beer Name: Country Pumpkin Price Range: $2.49/bottle (12 oz) ABV: 6.3% Appearance: Dark amber, almost orange, not entirely clear Aroma: Pumpkin spice, cinnamon Virginia Pour House Review…

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  • Portrait de Rías Baixas

    … Présentement dans l’avion entre New York et Madrid pour ensuite me rendre à Vigo, je termine tout juste mes lectures sur l’appellation Rías Baixas, où je vais. Avant de pouvoir vous raconter mes découvertes et les histoires des vignerons rencontrés, voici un portrait de l’appellation. Rías Baixas est la denominación de origen (DO) la plus…

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  • Quest for the Perfect Pumpkin Beer: #23 & #22

    … The Quest for the Perfect Pumpkin Beer continues with #23 and #22 in the countdown! #23: Uinta Punk’n Producer: Uinta Brewing Company; Salt Lake City, UT Beer Name: Punk’n Price Range: $1.99/bottle (12 oz) ABV: 5% Appearance: Pale orange, cloudy, no head Aroma: Pumpkin, cinnamon, brown sugar Virginia Pour House Review: The beer pours a hazy…

    Eric Schiavo/ Virginia Pour House- 2 readers -
  • Quest for the Perfect Pumpkin Beer: #27 & #26

    … pumpkin beer. I tasted 27 different pumpkin beers and rated each to determine an overall winner. We’ll do this countdown-style. Here we go with #27 and 26 (apologies for no glass shots): #27: Smuttynose Pumpkin Ale Producer: Smuttynose Brewing Company; Hampton, NH Beer Name: Pumpkin Ale Price Range: $1.99/bottle (12 oz.) ABV: 6.3% Appearance: Pale…

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  • Farm Stand in Hudson Valley: Big Rock Farms

    … Prior to our first winery visit of TasteCamp,we arrived about two hours early to the area so engaged in a little exploration. In Stanfordville, we stopped at Big Rock Farms, a roadside farm stand, to see what we might find, and it turned out to be a worthy destination. There was an outside area full of local fruits and vegetables, and a small…

    Richard Auffrey/ The Passionate Foodie- 1 readers -
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