Finger Lakes Wine Company 2015 Semi Dry Riesling

April 22, 2018

From the moment you look at the creative and well-designed label, to tasting this pale colored wine, you will be happy with your decision. It is in the middle of being sweet and dry, something that should appease most people. The palate is bright with grapefruit, honeysuckle, lemon and mineral components, all that you would want in this varietal. The price is right in the middle, not bargain and not stuffy. Try this bottle for a weeknight meal at home or a low key weekend meal as you will not be disappointed.

Happy Easter! 2003 Chateau LaGrange with Rib Roast

April 1, 2018

Just a short video to wish everyone a Happy Easter! Leah and I had a delicious rib roast with a 2003 Chateau LaGrange from St. Julien in Bordeaux. A very delicate nose and descent palate of green vegetables, blue berries and cassis. A lot of tannin for a wine thats pushing 15 years old.

Get Serious About Your Wine Glasses

March 26, 2018

Are you getting serious about wine? Maybe its also time to get serious about your wine glasses. In this short tutorial video we’ll give you our suggestion on which wine glass you should start your collection with.

Forge Cellars 2015 Pinot Noir Classique

March 18, 2018

As pinot enthusiasts, it is hard for us to resist an unfamiliar bottle on the shelf. Especially when the pinot hails from the Finger Lakes. This is no exception and even satisfies the wine geek in the process. Forge Cellars is a small operation that boasts dry Rieslings and Pinot Noir on their roster. This wine, as with all of their bottles, is unfiltered, hand picked and hand sorted. Garnet in color, it reveals primarily smoke, plumb, and vanilla on the nose. The body is light and fairly straight forward with oak, cherry juice, and mild tannins. Although this bottle… Read more