#TeutonicWineTuesday brings you the Setzer Gruner Veltliner 2012, $13.99/liter, regular $16. This clean, crisp white wine gives you tart green apple and pear notes, loads of mineral and well-balanced acidity.
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A Shellfish and Wine Crawl
Sounds good? It was, and will be good for one more day. This December 7th and 8th Greenport Village, the Greenport Rotary, and SPAT (Southold Project in Aquaculture Training) are hosting Shellabration, a stroll through Greenport Village, visiting up to 13 participating sites offering a variety of delicious scallop, mussel, and clam preparations paired with choice North Fork wines. 1,029 more words
Today, it simply had to be Austria. Never mind that I am attending the release party for the new vintage of Weingut Donabaum’s Neuburger Federspiel® “Wallsé Edition” Austrian Gruner Veltliner at… 282 more words
The history of viticulture in Austria dates as far back as 700 B.C. The Celts used wine for rituals and for daily consumption, a tradition continued by the conquering Romans and later revitalized after years of neglect by Charlemagne. 716 more words
My grandfather was a wine lover. Every weekend we came over to visit my grandparents for lunch, followed by coffee and cake. I remember my grandfather, who had had a stroke when I had been very young, sitting at the kitchen table in his wheel chair, having a glass of wine from the region around Vienna. 232 more words
Here’s my 2013 update on Wine for Thanksgiving. And may you be surrounded by loved ones and take time to enjoy and slow down, if only for the one day! 758 more words