Muskoka Lakes Winery

Blackduck Cidery

Dry Perry 2019

Josh M

One of the best. Sidra-style perry made in NY, but not faddish at all. John Reynolds, one of my favorite iconoclastic wine/cider-makers, has been doing it this way for decades. Micro production. Loads of VA but flat out delicious; vibrant, textured, rich and soulful. Do yourself a favor and find some of this if you like natural wine. I’d argue this kills almost any high-VA natural wine. Why? There’s a historical precedent for the style, the flavor profile makes sense, it’s clean and well-made. Great stuff. — 7 days ago

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Erik Longabardi

Erik Longabardi

I’ve had non VA Perry John made; it’s truly revelatory
Josh M

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@Erik Longabardi Yes, some batches are less sidra style, all really amazing. Just had some sparkling paw paw wine he gave me that blew my mind.
Erik Longabardi

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@Josh M Ive ha the cleaner ones and they are truly beautiful. Heard the paw paw one was good too!

Red Newt Cellars

Lahoma Vineyards The Knoll Finger Lakes Riesling 2015

Mads said, “Oh... my... god.” This ones a keeper for date night.

Back at one of our favorite places in the West Village, Loring Place.

This ones fresh and... oh wait gotta get back to date night.
— 20 days ago

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I’ve sat at this exact table at LP. Epic.
Kai Wright

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Omg Loring Place. So miss my cozy dinners there.
S.S. Mandani

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@romo @Kai Wright What a gem. Everything here is spot on.

Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards

Red Cat Finger Lakes Catawba Red Hybrids

Extremely fruity with a strong note of melon. This wine is delectably sweet and tangy! — a day ago

Boundary Breaks Vineyard

Finger Lakes Unoaked Chardonnay 2019

A supple fragrance of leaf fronds and slight tropical fruits like pineapples, lychee, and mangoes. Finally some underlying pine aromas.

A little less balanced, but in a good way. Leaning towards higher acid, but the tropical sweet notes balance this out, which is a nice playfulness.

It looks stunning in a glass, and has that end note of unctuous salinity and the overall freshness of skiing through pines.
— 8 days ago

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I love unoaked Chardonnay’s!
Severn Goodwin

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Nice, haven't tasted this vintage yet.

Hermann J. Wiemer

Finger Lakes Semi-Dry Riesling 2018

Fresh, minerals, a bit underwhelming TBH compared to some of the other Rieslings from this region we’ve had of recent. — 16 days ago

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Severn Goodwin

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You should seek their single vineyard offers, better QPR.

Eminence Road Farm Winery

Elizabeth's Vineyard Cabernet Franc 2018

Wrong vineyard 🤷🏻‍♀️ Smells like hard-boiled eggs lol but on the pallet, roasted and malty, maybe some dark cherries. Hmmm 🤔 — 6 days ago

Bloomer Creek Vineyard

Tanzen Dame Finger Lakes Halbtrocken Edelzwicker Gewürtztraminer Blend 2016

Orange blossom honey, pears, funk, good funk, tangerine peels.

Mmm orange blossoms. Enough funk to curl up with some Richard Brautigan short stories and wonder about Big Sur waves crashing against cliff side mountainous triangles rising up from the sea foam.

My idea of a fun wine.

Enjoying the new couch/coffee table setup.
— 7 days ago

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Boundary Breaks Vineyard

No. 239 Finger Lakes Dry Riesling 2015

Cathy Corison

Lovely. Guessed Alsatian Riesling, blind. Ever so slightly sweet. — 20 hours ago

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Keuka Spring Vineyards

Finger Lakes Lemberger 2018

nice deep color, dark fruits not especially fruity or complex but with some nice earthy textures and spice. medium bitter tannins finish it off. one of the better lembergers i’ve had. — 8 days ago

Red Newt Cellars

Finger Lakes Cabernet Franc 2018

Cherry, raspberry, cranberry, currant and hints of licorice. Light-bodied and soft tannins. — 4 days ago

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