Category Archives: Desert Wine

Martha Clara Vineyards 2007 Clusters

Martha Clara Vineyards introduced us to a new dessert, port style wine.  Ciel has been around for years, but with the ripe highly regarded 2007 vintage, winemaker Juan E. Micieli-Martinez wanted to make a port style wine with some of … Continue reading

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Waters Crest Winery 2009 Late Harvest Night Watch

Last week I talked about how sparkling wine does not get its due respect here.  The same can be said for dessert wines here on my blog.  It’s not that I don’t like them, I just don’t seem to drink … Continue reading

Posted in 2009, Desert Wine, Long Island, Waters Crest Winery | 1 Comment

Wine Blogging Wednesday #66: Your Tenderest Twosome

This month is a twofer…Wine Blogging Wednesday(WBW) teams up with Sugar High Friday(SHF).  SHF is very close to WBW it just deals with deserts and sweets; I think I will have my wife get involved in that more often.  SHF … Continue reading

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Wine Blogging Wednesday #61 “At the Source”: Waters Crest Winery Late Harvest 2007 Night Watch

When we were presented with this Wine Blogging Wednesday idea, “At the Source”, by the founder, Lenn Thompson from The New York Cork Report, we were to go and pick a vineyard or winery, drink a wine the with the winemaker … Continue reading

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Winery Visit at Waters Crest Winery

For those of you who are home cellar winemakers thinking of making it big, then I have met your idol. Jim Waters is the proprietor and winemaker at Waters Crest Winery.  He has been doing this for many years.  He went from award-winning home … Continue reading

Posted in Cabernet Franc, Desert Wine, Long Island, Merlot, Waters Crest Winery, Winery Visit | 3 Comments