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Staff Pick

Keuka Lake Vineyards Gently Dry Vignoles - 2015

Item # 24623 750mL
$16.96/ Single Bottle
$203.52 $183.17/ Case of 12
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Tasting Notes

Popular in the American Northeast and Midwest, this white grape hybrid produces extremely aromatic white wines. Winemaker Staci Nugent offers this delicately dry example that’s brimming with white flowers and shale minerals with a clean, crisp end.


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Staff Pick Notes

Some people consider New York to be an up-and-coming wine region. Well, I believe that New York has arrived. New York wineries have been producing wines at a world-class level for decades, but it seems that in the last few years they have really begun to push themselves to new heights. New York especially excels in the category of crisp, racy whites, and this “Gently Dry” Vignoles has definitely hit the mark. “Vignoles is a hybrid grape made by J.F. Ravat by crossing the two grapes, Seibel and Pinot de Corton". Bright, citric, and focused, it tastes like a blend of Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc.

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Astor's Glossary of Terms

New York

No longer is our fair state synonymous with Concord grapes and Manischewitz. New York winemakers have embraced international varieties and hit the ground running. The Hudson River Valley is home to the oldest vineyards in New York State. Lake Erie is still dominated by bulk production for grape juice, though a few small, serious wineries are beginning to crop up. Long Island’s maritime climate...

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