Wine Spectator Contest: Create a “wine-inspired” video…every contestant is a winner! If you love wine and are creative with a video camera, we invite you to submit your wine video to Wine Spectator’s Fourth Annual Video Contest. We are looking for short, original videos that are educational and entertaining. Subjects may include interviews with winemakers, […]
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The WinoTripping Review… New York Style I grew up in New York, just about forty miles North of NYC, and I never once went out to Long Island wine country. But those were the 1980’s, and Long Island wine country has been growing in the last decade or so, during which time I’ve been living […]
Wine tasting room manager Peter Carey provides some insight into the Long Island wine industry and shows how he conducts a wine tasting at Osprey Dominion Vineyards.
Peconic, NY—The Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) in partnership with Osprey’s Dominion Vineyard and Eastern Energy Systems (E2sys) today celebrated the ground breaking for the first Wind Power turbine located at a vineyard on Long Island at Osprey’s Dominion Vineyard in Peconic, Long Island. Osprey’s Dominion Vineyard commissioned Eastern Energy Systems, Inc. to install a […]
In the heat of summer (extreme heat if you’re in the NW), we often find ourselves wanting a cold glass of wine, but realizing we lacked the foresight to have put one in the fridge earlier that day. In which case we need some fast measures to chill that bottle. Here are some of my […]
By: Stefani Jackenthal Matching wine and chocolate can be tricky as cooking a soufflé. It requires a focused balance of ingredients to rise to its full savory potential. A similar fineness is needed finding the ideal chocolate to match a particular wine’s characteristics. All too often chocolate’s sweetness overpowers the wine, making it taste tart. […]