Monthly Archives: June 2013

Sips and nibbles at Brewers Association’s NYC SAVOR event

Two standout beers, Bell’s Raspberry Wild One and Schafly’s Single Malt Scottish Ale, made the event especially memorable along with some unique food pairings. Black dresses, kilts and top hat and tails. Judging by the crowds, SAVOR, the Brewers Association’s craft … Continue reading

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A charity showcase for Long Island’s brewing talent in Bellport June 13

An annual Long Island event that has become a launching point for some of Long Island’s newest and smallest breweries takes place on June 13, 6-10 p.m. at the Bellport Country Club. “It’s been a cool little showcase of Long … Continue reading

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Bordeaux’s Stéphane Toutoundji’s advice to Long Island merlot producers

Stéphane Toutoundji, a Bordeaux-based consulting oenologist says the Long Island winery owners and winemakers he’s met have plenty of passion, interest in producing high quality wines, a good climate and good land. What they lack, he said, is perfectly ripened … Continue reading

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