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You Can’t Spell Winter Without Wine

There’s no doubt that winter is an extremely beautiful time of the year here in Wine Country. Sure, it’s extremely cold, but

A Day in the Life …

“I bet you get to drink wine all day every day!” is something I hear almost weekly regarding my job with the

What goes into a bottle of wine?

Like many of you, when I first started drinking wine, I didn’t know much about it.

The Ins and Outs of the Harvest Season

When you think of Fall what do you think of? That’s easy – changing leaves, apple picking, cider donuts, cozy sweaters, pumpkin

Harvest Has Begun

Its harvest time here in the Finger Lakes. It began a bit later than last year, but we pick when the grapes

Buttonwood Grove Winery Wins “The Oscars”

Each year, a group of experts gather at the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel of the Finger Lakes Region to sample the best

How are the Wineries Handling All the Rain?

I realize I probably don’t have to tell anyone, but the Finger Lakes region has seen an unusual amount of rain this spring.

All Vacations Must Come to an End

If you ask a winemaker, the term “Vintner Vacation” is a bit of an oxymoron. They’ll likely say that vacations do not

How to Plan a Rockin’ Wine Tour

So you and your friends or family have decided to go on a wine tour, but … what do you do after that?

The Wine-Buying Habits of Millennials

I can confidently say that every one of my friends likes wine, to some degree. If they don’t like it, they love