Posts Written OnNovember 09, 2007

Wanna See My Rack?

Actually no, you probably don’t. But you might want to see my wine racks. There are actually three places in our house where wine may find itself. Four if you count in our bellies. Head on over to the Flickr group I created to see the three, non-belly places where we store wine.

WTN: Macari Vineyards 2007 Early Wine (North Fork of Long Island)

Just about every Long Island winemaker and vineyard manager I’ve spoken to in recent weeks has told me that 2007 is going to be a tremendous, classic vintage for Long Island wines. Sure, sometimes winemakers are prone to hyperbole – they do need to sell wine after all – but I trust them this time. We’ve had months of sunny, warm-but-not-hot days with very little rain. Of course, we won’t know for at least several months just how good the white wines of 2007 will be. For the reds, it could be several years. But if you don’t want to…