Monthly Archives: November 2010

Vineyard 48 2009 Sauvignon Blanc

This is a wine that I tried solely on a review I read on the New York Cork Report.  I love reading reviews of wines.  I could care less about the score that the taster gives, but what matters to … Continue reading

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Heron Hill Vineyards 2008 Chardonnay (Oaked) Ingle Vineyard

This past May, many of you may remember that I went on a little trip to the Finger Lakes where a group of bloggers and writers from around the country and outside our country, mainly Canada, had the opportunity to … Continue reading

Posted in 2008, Chardonnay, Finger Lake Region, Heron Hill Winery, Long Island | 3 Comments

A Long Overdue Visit to Peconic Bay Winery

It has happened to us all before.  We go out to eat at a restaurant and the experience was not up to par.  You come home underwhelmed and say to yourself, “not going back there”.  Could have it have been … Continue reading

Posted in Blended Wine, Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Long Island, Merlot, Peconic Bay Winery, Riesling, Rose, Tasting, Winery Visit | 1 Comment

Martha Clara Vineyards 2009 Riesling

I have to admit, I really don’t get into the residual sugar stats and details when it comes to Riesling.  By saying that I may have just lost my wine geek credentials. I know that in the past I have … Continue reading

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Shinn Estate Vineyards 2009 “First Fruit” Sauvignon Blanc

Before I begin, there is no more of this wine at Shinn Estate Vineyards tasting room.  But if you look around your local wine shop or search on-line, you maybe able to get your hands on some. Shinn Estate Vineyards in … Continue reading

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