REVIEW: Vynecrest Vineyards 2017 Dry Riesling

Producer: Vynecrest VineyardsRegion: Lehigh Valley AVABlend: 100% rieslingABV: 12.5%Price: $14* * Review sample provided by the winery

Long Island’s Jamesport Vineyards is a Must-Visit Winery Again

I don’t publish my list of must-visit wineries here on Long Island – or in any region. It’s not so

REVIEW: Bowers Harbor Vineyards 2014 Blanc de Blanc Cuvee Evan Chardonnay

Producer:  Bowers Harbor VineyardsRegion: Old Mission PeninsulaBlend: 100% ChardonnayProduction: 89 casesABV: 12%Price: $28* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Anthony Nappa Wines 2017 White Pinot Noir

Producer: Anthony Nappa WinesRegion: New York (Sheldrake Point Vineyard)Grapes: 100% pinot noirProduction: 273 casesABV: 12.9%Price: $20* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Weis Vineyards 2017 Dry Riesling

Producer: Weis VineyardsRegion: Finger Lakes AVABlend: 100% rieslingABV: 12%Price: $18* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Koenig Vineyards 2017 “Sunny Slope Cuvee” Riesling

Producer: Koenig VineyardsRegion: Snake River Valley AVA (Idaho)Grapes: 100% rieslingVineyards: 50% Williamson, 50% VickersABV: 13.5%Price: $12* * Review sample provided by the winery

REVIEW: Glenora Wine Cellars 2013 Brut

Producer: Glenora Wine CellarsRegion: Finger Lakes AVAGrapes: 76% pinot noir, 24% chardonnayRS: 12 g/LTA: 6.9 g/LpH: 3.29ABV: 12%Price: $30* * Review sample provided by

REVIEW: Raphael 2016 First Label Sauvignon Blanc

Producer: RaphaelRegion: North Fork of Long Island AVA Blend: 85% sauvignon blanc, 15% semillonABV: 12.3%Price: $27* * Review sample provided by the winery

Tastemaker: Chris Granstrom, Lincoln Peak Vineyard

There are a lot of winemakers who have inspired me in one way or another over the course of my

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