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Seven Boutique B & B on Shelter Island

Seven is the newest art inspired boutique bed and breakfast on Shelter Island. Opened in May 2014 the newly renovated property showcases contemporary art and high design while maintaining the beautiful bones of this 1902 farmhouse. Seven is a short … Continue reading

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Taste North Fork – Save the Date – Nov 8 & 9, 2014

Veterans Day Weekend Save-the-Date for Taste North Fork 2014 We are happy to announce our second annual Taste North Fork event. The Long Island Wine Council, working collaboratively with the East End Tourism Alliance, will have the two-day promotion over … Continue reading

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Long Island Wine Country Travel Promotion

Long Island Wine Country’s “90 Point Wines – 90 Minutes Away” Travel Promotion The Long Island Wine Council is pleased to announce a major new promotion for Avis-Budget and Delta Airlines customers beginning this year. Travel to Long Island Wine … Continue reading

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Cuvée Seafood & Grille

Green-certified hotel with 30 guestrooms located in the Village, walk to restaurants, shops, docks and Mitchell Park carousel. Heated pool and hot tub as well as poolside service during summer. Cuvée Seafood & Grille Seafood, grill selections and seasonal menu. … Continue reading

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2014 Dan’s Harvest East End Recap

Dan’s Harvest East End draws more then 1,300 oenophiles in celebration of Long Island Wine Country. Governor Andrew Cuomo awards Macari Vineyards “Winery of the Year” and announces new ad campaign highlighting Wine Country tourism. New York Times dining & … Continue reading

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In Memorium: Dr. Herodotus “Dan” Damianos

Long Island Wine Industry loses an Icon. The Long Island wine community is mourning the passing of a regional pioneer and one of the industry’s true icons. Dr. Herodotus “Dan” Damianos, founder of Pindar and Duck Walk Vineyards, passed away … Continue reading

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LI Wines Shine at NYS Competition

LONG ISLAND WINES SHINE AT NEW YORK STATE COMPETITION 2014 NEW YORK WINE & FOOD CLASSIC Riverhead, NY (August 15, 2014) – Long Island garnered a range of top awards and medals at the 2014 New York State Wine & … Continue reading

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Wainscott Inn

Located on 7 wooded acres and open year round, this 30 room property with vaulted ceiling studio units and cottages equipped with efficiencies, cable TV, AC, WiFi, heated pool, tennis court and a 50 guest common room and free continental … Continue reading

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Spiro’s Lounge

Spiro’s is rapidly establishing itself as one of the finest restaurant and lounges on the North Shore. Serving Prime Aged Steaks, Fresh Seafood & American Cuisine. Offering 2 Happy Hours 7 Days a Week, 3-6pm & 9pm-12am. Reservations Recommended. Owner … Continue reading

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Alex Ferrone Photography Gallery

Contemporary fine art photography available on the East End. Our Gallery features works by regional and national award-winning fine art photographers, and our exhibits change monthly. We welcome all visitors interested in viewing, collecting, or leasing works on exhibit. Please … Continue reading

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August 16 2014 In Memorium: Ann Marie and Marco Borghese

The Long Island wine region is profoundly saddened by the passing of two of our very dear colleagues over the past week. Just days after hearing that Ann Marie Borghese quietly lost her courageous battle with cancer, we learned of … Continue reading

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Come Join Us at Harvest East End on Saturday August 23, 2014

HARVEST EAST END 2014 will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, August 23, at the magical McCall Vineyard and Ranch on the bucolic North Fork of Long Island. Organized by Dan’s Papers and the Long Island … Continue reading

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LI Wine Council To Launch National Promotion

LONG ISLAND WINE COUNCIL TO LAUNCH NATIONAL PROMOTION WITH DELTA AIR LINES Program supported by Market NY GrantDownload PDF to learn more about the details of the 90 Point Wines – 90 Minutes Away Promotion Riverhead, NY (June 25, 2014) … Continue reading

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A Lure

A Lure serves contemporary and creative cuisine and impeccably fresh seafood in a casual setting that’s prefect for locals, boaters, day-trippers and vacationers, and features both waterside and fireside dining on Peconic Bay. A Lure is an Affiliate Member of … Continue reading

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Southampton Inn

Located in the heart of historic Southampton Village surrounded by several acres of manicured lawns and gardens, the Southampton Inn is a welcome respite from bustling city life. Combining casual Hamptons style with European comfort, the Southampton Inn has been … Continue reading

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Garden of Eve Organic Farm & Market

Food. Flowers. Fun! Open daily April 1-October 31, 9am-6pm, homegrown organic produce, farm café’, snacks, cold drinks, plants, kids’ play area, and more. Join us for classes, tours, festivals, and birthday parties, and CSA. Garden of Eve Organic Farm & … Continue reading

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Harbes Family Farm

In 1978, seeds began to sprout as two high school sweethearts (Ed & Monica Harbes) married young and decided to try their hand at life on the farm. Ed learned everything there was to know from his father who taught … Continue reading

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Schmitt’s Farm Stand on Sound

In 1998 Schmitt farms ventured into the retail business by participating in local town farmers markets. After nearly five years of participation in these weekly markets, we decided to set up a roadside stand with a tractor and trailer on … Continue reading

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Croteaux Vineyards

“Boutique Winery” specializing in only Provence-style Rosé. Looking for weekend help (Saturday/Sunday) May thru October. A very positive and fun garden atmosphere. You’ll be very busy, but very happy working here… Send resume to wine@croteaux.com attn: Paula Check our website … Continue reading

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Lieb Cellars East Hampton

Lieb Cellars East Hampton Conveniently located in East Hampton Village, this satellite tasting room offers a reclaimed wood bar, comfortable wicker couches and complimentary tastings. Home-delivery is also available at this location from Long Island to New York City.

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Lieb Cellars Oregon Road

Lieb Cellars Oregon Road Hidden on one of the most rural roads on the North Fork, our Oregon Road Tasting Room sits amongst some of our 84 acres of vines and consists of an indoor rustic-chic tasting bar, private library … Continue reading

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Suburban Exterminating

Free inspection Professional Service Guarantee Long Islanders trust Suburban Exterminating to provide quality pest control. Ask about our Green Pest Control Services. Call Nassau (516) 864-6900 Suffolk (631) 864-6900 Hamptons (631) 287-3810 Schedule your service call today. Suburban Exterminating is … Continue reading

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NF Wine Country B & B Spring House Tour

TOUR AND TASTINGS! Mark your calendars for an exciting event planned for Long Island’s North Fork Wine Country this June 7, 2014! A unique SPRING HOUSE TOUR has been planned featuring three of the region’s most popular Bed & Breakfasts; … Continue reading

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FARMS – FARM STANDS – FARMERS MARKETS

PLEASE CHECK BACK SHORTLY FOR LISTINGS ON FARMS, FARM STANDS AND FARMERS MARKETS Until then, for farm info click here.

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LI Wine Region Delegation Attends Meetings in France

Long Island Wine Region Delegation attends international “Protect Place” meetings in France. Three representatives of the Long Island Wine Council travelled to Champagne last week to participate in a meeting of members of the Joint Declaration to Protect Wine Place … Continue reading

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EXTRA WEEKEND SATURDAY MARCH 22 12-2 pm Raphael – Jared Gold 2:30-4:30 Clovis Point Lucky Tones 3-5 pm Pellegrini Vineyards – Jack Morelli Trio SUNDAY MARCH 23 1:30-3:30 Bedell Cellars – Buddy Merriam’s Back Roads Trio 3-5 pm Pellegrini Vineyards … Continue reading

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Huffpost Names LI Wine in Ultimate American Travel Guide!

Huffington Post article entitled: This Is The ONE Thing You Must Do In Each U.S. State “If you could only tell a visitor to do ONE thing in your whole state, what would it be?” We asked this question to … Continue reading

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Harmony Vineyards

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The East Farm Estate is home to Harmony Vineyards. Located on the Stony Brook Harbor, only one hour ten minutes drive from Manhattan, this lush rolling waterfront North Shore estate preserves the … Continue reading

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Wainscott Inn

Located on 7 wooded acres and open year round, this 30 room property with vaulted ceiling studio units and cottages equipped with efficiencies, cable TV, AC, WiFi, heated pool, tennis court and a 50 guest common room and free continental … Continue reading

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Whisper Vineyards

Owned and operated by Laura & Steve Gallagher and Barbara Perrotta of Borella’s Farms. They believe that by continuing the agricultural use of their land, they can help to retain the farming history of Long Island and preserve their family’s … Continue reading

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Vine Time Wine Getaway

DATES AVAILABLE IN 2014: Jul 16-18, 2014 Aug 12-15, 2014 Sep 12-14, 2014 Oct 24-26, 2014 Oct 31-Nov2 As featured in Wine Enthusiast Magazine, New York Daily News, Newsday, Edible East End, VOX, The Wine Press, Long Island Pulse, Distinction, … Continue reading

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Fig and Olive Bed & Breakfast

Tucked away on almost 3 acres in the heart of Long Island’s wine country, it is an ideal place to enjoy the North Fork’s natural beauty. Fig and Olive Bed & Breakfast is an Affiliate Member of the Long Island … Continue reading

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2014 LI Winterfest/Live on the Vine

FRIDAY FEB 7 7-10 pm Bistro 72 at Hotel Indigo – April Rain, no cover charge 8:00 pm The Suffolk Theater – Johnny Winter* $45 (open for dinner/cocktails from 6:30pm) SATURDAY FEB 8 1-3 pm Macari Vineyards – Alex Sipiagin … Continue reading

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2013 LI Wine Country Harvest Report

“…..For some growers and winemakers, the harvest is the best they have ever experienced. One of the region’s newer vintners, Anthony Sannino, owner of Sannino Bella Vita Vineyards, said “All of the grapes we have grown this season have given … Continue reading

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Grapes and Greens of Long Island

Welcome to Grapes and Greens of Long Island. Our goal is to extend the reach of Long Island Farms and Long Island Vineyards by providing brand new services never seen before on Long Island. Our success and profitability depend on … Continue reading

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Main Street Drivers and Wine Tours, Inc.

* Wine tours starting at $35.00/hour per vehicle * 50% savings off your typical limousine/tour * Insured and professional drivers * Custom tours designed for each parties wants & needs Close to 80% of your time is spent outside the … Continue reading

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T’Jara Vineyards

T’Jara Vineyards was born out of a vision to create world-class wines by showing the best of what Long Island has to offer. And it all starts with great fruit. T’Jara Vineyards is located on prime farming land on the … Continue reading

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Sag Harbor Inn

The Sag Harbor Inn is located in the heart of the Hampton’s, overlooking a scenic harbor lined with colorful sails. Offering picturesque views, we are located just steps away from Main Street in Sag Harbor. Each of our 42 spacious … Continue reading

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HARVEST EAST END, Presented by Wine Enthusiast Magazine

HARVEST EAST END, Presented by Wine Enthusiast Magazine Saturday, August 24, 2013 At the McCall Vineyard & Ranch, Cutchogue, NY Be a part of this gracious, fourth-annual event and harvest the world-class wine and local flavors of one of the … Continue reading

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a Mano Osteria & Wine Bar

Opened in June of 2008, by partners Adam Lovett and Tom Schaudel, a Mano brings a hint of the Tuscan countryside to Mattituck. Wood oven fired pizza and pastas star on the menu along with local ingredients from the nearby … Continue reading

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Long Island Cauliflower Association

** FOR THE FARMER IN ALL OF US ** L.I.C.A is Long Islands last remaining full service farm supply company. Today, like the founders in 1901, the Long Island Cauliflower Association’s goal is still to serve the needs of ALL … Continue reading

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North Fork Real Estate Inc.

Welcome to Long Island Wine Country and to North Fork Real Estate Inc, the newest vintage boutique agency on the beautiful North Fork! NFREinc’s real estate agents know that living and working on the North Fork gives them a clear … Continue reading

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Bedell Cellars – National News – 2009 Merlot poured at Inaugural Lunch

Links to the video clips of Bedell Cellars 2009 Merlot which was featured at the Inaugeral lunch January 21st, 2013. Owner of Bedell Cellars, Michael Lynne & Winemaker for Bedell Cellars, Rich Olsen Harbich on CBS This Morning: http://www.cbsnews.com Trent … Continue reading

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Vintage Winery Year Tempered By Tourism Drop

“As pruners work their way through the dormant grape fields of Eastern Long Island, the sections of vines they snip away are reminders of a year the wine industry narrowly avoided major catastrophe — and ended with a vintage some … Continue reading

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Bedell Cellars Merlot To Be Poured at Inaugural Lunch

Congratulations to Bedell Cellars whose 2009 Merlot will be featured at the lunch following the President’s Inauguration!! “WITHOUT a single filibuster or even a cross word, the bipartisan Congressional committee responsible for the lunch after the presidential inaugural on Jan. … Continue reading

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10 Best Wine Travel Destinations of 2013

The Wine Enthusiast Magazine has rated the North & South Forks of Long Island as one of the top 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations of 2013!! Click here for the complete article Click here for: Wine Travel Destination 2013: North … Continue reading

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2012 Long Island Wine Council Harvest Report

Press Release Long Island, New York / December 2012: Winegrowers on Long Island agree that the 2012 harvest will result in exceptional wines. With an early bud break followed by a warm, dry summer, the year is drawing comparisons to … Continue reading

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Gold Star Limousine

Gold Star Limousine is a tour and transportation company specializing in intimate, unforgettable wine tours. We are happy to discuss any tour and transportation needs you may have – such as corporate functions, weddings, birthdays and private parties. Call Gold … Continue reading

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noah’s

noah’s opened its doors in the heart of the seafaring town of Greenport, New York in January 2010. Chef Noah Schwartz and his wife, General Manager & Wine Director Sunita Schwartz, opened the New American restaurant with a focus on … Continue reading

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LI Winterfest!! Six Weekends of Live Jazz Music! 2/16/13 till 3/24/13

JAZZ on the Vine returns as the theme for the 2013 Long Island Winterfest for the sixth consecutive year!! From February 16 to March 24 visit the East End of Long Island to enjoy 6 great weekends of truly exceptional … Continue reading

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A Benefit for L.I. Victims of Hurricane Sandy

As a tribute to our fellow Long Islanders who were victims of Hurricane Sandy, 50 of the finest restaurants and vineyards from the tri-state area have come together to create an event that will not only help families living in … Continue reading

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Shellabration!!!

December 8 & 9 2012 – Noon to 5 p.m. GREENPORT RESTAURANT WALK SHELLABRATION is a unique opportunity to enjoy the ultra-fresh shellfish of Peconic Bay! Taste the finest North Fork Wine! OYSTERS! CLAMS! SCALLOPS! For two days, you will … Continue reading

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LI Wine Country Holiday Hours

(check back periodically for updates) Anthony Nappa Wines – Winemaker Studio Open weekends Friday to Monday Noon to 7pm (happy hour 5-7pm) all season. Closed Christmas Eve and New Years Eve. Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyards Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and … Continue reading

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Gramercy Vineyards

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BeachGetaway L.I. Vacation Rentals

Located in the heart of wine country on Long Island’s North Fork.   Available all year round. These private beach houses are located directly on the beach. Rated #1 bachelorette & family getaway.    Also the best place to house your wedding … Continue reading

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Long Island Spirits Craft Distillery

Long Island Spirits is the first craft distillery on Long Island since the 1800’s located in Baiting Hollow. The distillery is home of LiV Vodka, and is surrounded by 5,000 acres of potato farms, in the heart of the acclaimed … Continue reading

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Hampton Jitney

Hampton Jitney is a pioneer in the transportation field. In 1974, Hampton Jitney started with one van and a commitment to providing the finest personalized transportation service between Eastern Long Island (The Hamptons) and Metropolitan New York. Building on that … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Oenology

Brooklyn Oenology Winery (pron. ‘EN-ology’, or simply ‘BOE’), is a locally focused winery based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn founded in 2006 by winemaker Alie Shaper. BOE works to bridge the creative culinary, agricultural and art worlds by crafting award-winning regional wines … Continue reading

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Hampton Jitney, Inc.

For the last 38 years, Hampton Jitney has made it their mission to provide an innovative travel experience that is the ultimate in convenience and reliability. Having recently been awarded the highest possible safety rating by the Department of Defense, … Continue reading

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BOSTON GLOBE – Tasting Long Island’s Wine Country

A two part write up by the Boston Globe’s By the Glass – Wine Tasting News, Views and Reviews Tasting Long Island’s Wine Country By: Ellen Bhang Part One Tasting Long Island’s Wine Country – Part 1 Part Two Tasting … Continue reading

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FREE LI Wine Country Tour Guide

We invite you to use our tour guide to plan your trip to Long Island Wine Country. Use this link to sign up for our free tour guide: http://www.liwines.com/Contact/ Please also visit our Events, Lodging, Dining, Services and Attractions tabs … Continue reading

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