https://www.forgecellars.com/ My first Riesling review! For those of you unfamiliar with the Finger Lakes Region, let me introduce to you, the “King” of FLX wine varietals… RIESLING! Why does the FLX region produce such great riesling wines? The cool climate and the soil type are two integral factors in the quality of Finger Lakes Riesling. […]Read more "Forge Cellars 2017 Dry Riesling Classique"
Welcome to one of my favorite series: Rosé All Day! So, everybody is doing it. Rosé! This is one of my favorite styles of wine to drink. Many wine drinkers make the incorrect assumption that all pink wines are sweet, especially in the FLX where Catwaba wines are prevalent. However, these pink wines are not […]Read more "Sheldrake Point 2018 Dry Rosé"
Cover photo courtesy of Boundary Breaks website https://boundarybreaks.com/ First, I want to dispel any rumors that may be out there about Finger Lakes red wines. The Finger Lakes region CAN produce excellent red wines; but you need to first understand the types of reds that do well here in the Finger Lakes. Don’t expect a […]Read more "Boundary Breaks 2016 Harmonic Red"
Red Tail Ridge Winery Penn Yan, NY http://www.redtailridgewinery.com/ Blogger disclaimer, I am a Wine Club member here! Nestled off the road with an incredible hawk sculpture by the driveway inviting you in, these wines are some of the finest in the Finger Lakes. The owners are originally from California and one of the reasons I […]Read more "My Top 3 Winery Picks on Seneca Lake"
This post is the third in a series that details what you can expect when you visit a Finger Lakes Winery. When winery visitors first walk into a Finger Lakes winery, the big decision they need to make is “what should I taste?” This post can serve as a guide to selecting the right wines […]Read more "What to Expect When Visiting a Finger Lakes Winery- Part 3"
This post is the second in a series that details what you can expect when you visit a Finger Lakes Winery. Winery visitors come for a variety of reasons. Read below to see which category fits your desired experience, and what to expect based on that! What type of experience you are going for? Are […]Read more "What to Expect When Visiting a Finger Lakes Winery- Part 2"
How in the world do I narrow down which of the lakes to visit or what wineries to visit… there are so many!?! This post is the first of a series that details what you can expect when you visit a Finger Lakes Winery. Many visitors to the area are not sure to expect as […]Read more "What to Expect When Visiting a Finger Lakes Winery- Part 1"