Our wine tonight is is the Versailles "SI" ... from Divine Llama Vineyards in North Carolina's Yadkin Valley AVA. Blend of 90% Traminette and 10% Peach Juice. Light straw in color. Delicate. Nose is expressively perfumed of sliced peaches with an essence of fresh roses! Flavor tones on the palate of a fresh peach bellini, … Continue reading Versailles “SI” …. – Divine Llama Vineyards
The upstate of South Carolina is home to several very unique wine destinations. Just in case you haven’t heard, below we break down seven must visit local award winning producers. Cityscape Winery – Pelzer The Muscadine vineyard and winery was established approximately 10 years ago on old farm land along the southern outskirts of Greenville … Continue reading Seven Must Visit Upstate South Carolina Wineries.
Our wine tonight is the Riesling from Point Lookout Vineyards in Hendersonville, North Carolina. Vintage 2016. Riesling from North Carolina. Light golden color. Nose exhibiting soft minerality, pink grapefruit, lemon, and freshly sliced golden delicious apples. Off dry on the palate. Crisp with medium acidity. Flavor notes of lemon meringue pie, Bosc pears, green vegetables, … Continue reading Riesling – Point Lookout Vineyards
Our wine tonight is the Milk House White, a scuppernong wine from Baker Buffalo Creek Vineyard just outside of Shelby, North Carolina. Non-vintage. Fermented of 100% scuppernong grapes. The state fruit of North Carolina. Color of 24 karat gold....... just polished! Intense musky nose, hints of honeysuckle, lemon, citrus, and butterscotch. Distinctive sweet flavor notes … Continue reading Milk House White – Baker Buffalo Creek Vineyard.
Some of my favorite pictures from Labor Day Weekend trip to Manhattan. Day 1 - Landing @ JFK, Times Square, Hard Rock Cafe Approach at JFK Day 2 - Times Square, Broadway, Double Decker Bus Tour, Harlem, The Apollo, Trump Hotel & Tower, City Vineyard, Pier 26. Finally we made it on Broadway! Harlem Grocery … Continue reading Fav NYC Pics!
Cheese! Wine and cheese! It's certainly no secret wine pairs well with cheese, so we recommend taking any available opportunity to attend a wine and cheese pairing. Couple that with the chance to pair with local wines and you've got the makings of a very special experience. Wellborn Wine in the Woods located in beautiful … Continue reading Wine and Cheese Pairing @ Wellborn Winery
I saved these pictures from the 9/11 memorial just for today. There are no words. I wish I had more pictures but several of the rooms you’re not allowed to take pictures. When we were walking through the room with all of the victims pictures we both noticed the same firefighter almost at the same … Continue reading 911 Memorial in NY