Tag Archives: Winery

A few basic ingredients…

A cold, wet Sunday morning turned into a cool, sunny afternoon and evening. I had a bottle of Eleven Lakes 2008 Stoney Place Semi-Dry Riesling chilling in the refrigerator and needed a meal to go along with it. Katy had … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend – Part I

It’s been unusually warm in the Finger Lakes this Memorial Day weekend. It seems more like mid July than the end of May. I wonder what impact this hot, dry weather will have on the grapes and the quality of … Continue reading

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The best of plans…

Sometimes the best of plans never seem to work out the way you envision them. If you’re lucky, they turn out better than you could have imagined. When planning a trip to New York for my daughter’s college graduation, I … Continue reading

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Casa Larga Vineyards – Rochester’s Suburban Winery

I’ve lived in the Rochester area for twenty six years and have been visiting Finger Lakes wineries for twenty four of those years but yesterday was the first time I had visited Casa Larga Vineyards for a wine tasting. Casa … Continue reading

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Seattle Wine Tour (When perception and reality meet)

My girlfriend and I were recently in Seattle. She had to attend a business meeting and I tagged along as baggage handler and tour guide. We decided to add a couple of days on to the end of the trip … Continue reading

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Welcome to my blog

I’ve wanted to write about the Finger Lakes wine and the region in general for a long time now. I had a false start a couple of years ago… Continue reading

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