Take the Scenic Route to History

ADVERTISEMENT The history of the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail begins with women. In 1981, Mary Plane, of Plane’s Cayuga Vineyards (now called Cayuga Ridge Estates), looked at her empty parking lot and…

Dry Riesling – and a few sweet ones too!

We often think of Riesling as sweet, but there are plenty of dry examples, from New York’s Finger Lakes region to the American Northwest, the Alsace region of France, and the place…

WineFinds

Sparkling – California Sterling Vineyards Blanc de Blancs, 2016 (Napa Valley); $28 Delicate stone fruit aroma with a hint of lemon and florals; lively mousse and bright, tart flavors of Mandarin orange…