Miranda Sannino will be able to combine her loves for science and art at Cornell University with aid of $3,500 grant.
A love of wine was fostered on the Italian island of Ischia.
Winemakers say their 2013 reds, just hitting the market now, will age up to 25 to 30 years.
Bedell Cellars is unveiling new labels this year with their 2012 bottlings. Look for the Certified Sustainable badges on the front, which guarantees sustainable practices as outlined by Long Island Sustainable Winegrowing.
We’ve only started to write about the 2013 vintage here on Long Island. As I wrote in our Winter 2014 issue, an exceptionally dry fall boosted yields and gave winegrowers a lot of options about when to pick and what to do with the exceptionally ripe grapes.
Participating wineries and breweries will pour their wares to go with the chefs’ creations.
Forty years ago a car ride down the Main Road on the North Fork meant something quite different than it does today. The landscape was still agriculture, broken at intervals by small towns. But it didn’t mean wine country: there were no tasting rooms nor grape vines to the horizon.
We know our wineries are fun and informative to visit. The rest of the country, including TripAdvisor, is figuring it out too. Sannino Bella Vita Vineyard has been ranked third place in the top 10 tours, among a list of eight California wineries and one from Wisconsin.
Lisa and Anthony Sannino’s vineyard, winery and inn are recognized as one of 10 places in the world to visit this year.
Sannino Bella Vita Vineyard, Sparkling Pointe, Waterscrest and The Winemaker Studio offer promotion on Saturdays in December.
It smells like conversion, which is, in a sense, rotting and renewal, sweetness and energy and funk (and fruit-fly bait). Winemaking is elemental and attractive.
Make your own wine an a special bottling by Macari Vineyards.