We'll be visiting Kemmeter Wines this Saturday to spend time tasting Johannes Reinhardt's fine Rieslings. Johannes was the winemaker at Anthony Road Winery before starting off on his own (across the street). Johannes has a intimate tasting room by his vineyard.  To taste, you must have a reservation in advance.  (We've seen him turn people... Continue Reading →

Patience is needed…

Tierce is a wonderful example of collaboration among the wineries and winemakers of the Finger Lakes. Born in 2005, it's the product of blending the best from Anthony Road, Fox Run and Red Newt wine companies. I've been told by one of the wine-makers to wait a few more years before trying. We're looking forward... Continue Reading →

Wegmans rocks!

While at Wegmans in Virginia, just south of DC, we visited the NY wine section. We were delighted to see Fox Run, Bully Hill, Anthony Road, Standing Stone, and Dr Frank. It's strange to me that we find more #flxwine in Virginia than our local NY wine store.

Pinot Meunier Gone Missing!

We were saving this Pinot Meunier to taste alongside Dr Frank’s Meunier. An unauthorized visit to the wine cellar by a relative made the contents of this bottle disappear. Now we need to get another one so I guess it’s another trip to Long Island. C’est la vie.

The Malbec meeting of #project18, exploring the 18 noble grapes. No clear winner in this lot, mostly from Argentina, one from California and one from the Finger Lakes! There was an interesting mix from too much acid and tannins to almost none.

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