Archive for September 11th, 2013
fox-run-2013-bubbly

Harvest 2013: Chardonnay for Sparkling Wine at Fox Run Vineyards

This morning, the team at Fox Run Vineyards hand-picked 3.75 tons of chardonnay that will become the winery’s blanc de blanc sparkling wine. It came in at 18 brix.   According to vineyard manager, John Kaiser , the ...



dr-frank-2012-dry-riesling

Dr. Konstantin Frank Vinifera Wine Cellars 2012 Dry Riesling

This was the second wine I tasted during last week’s virtual tasting of 2012 Finger Lakes rieslings, and it was a welcome step up. Dr. Konstantin Frank Vinifera Wine Cellars 2012 Dry Riesling ($15) offers intense aromas ...



cayuga-pindar

Harvest 2013: Finger Lakes Cayuga at Pindar Vineyards

Yesterday, the team at Pindar Vineyards processed 21 tons of Cayuga, grown by Jim Bedient at Bedient Vineyards in Branchport, NY. Winemaker Edward Lovaas said the fruit was “clean” and that it will go into the winer...



Kelby_Russell_560x560

5 Questions with… Kelby Russell, Red Newt Cellars

The New York Cork Report recently had the opportunity to sit down with Newark, NY native Kelby Russell, Winemaker at Red Newt Cellars. After graduation from Harvard, Russell found himself as an intern at Fox Run Vineyards and u...