Archive for January, 2011

Lake Champlain Wines Annual Meeting

Lake Champlain Wines Annual Meeting

Sunday Jan 30th, 2011 - Annual Meeting Lake Champlain Wines It was encouraging, even surprising to see how many people appeared to attend this meeting, which was held at Elf's Farm Winery on Rt. 9 in Plattsburgh, NY, not too far from the ferry landing at Cumberland head.  Last year the meeting w

01.31.2011| Event, Press Notes, Taster, Wine Making |

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Wine Notes From The Road

Wine Notes From The Road

The backside of having such a great selection of economical and tasty wines here in Vermont, is that sometimes complacence takes over, so I have to get focused when I am on the road and do not have the same level of familiarity with my sources. A recent trip to Florida for work and family busines

01.26.2011| Press Notes, Taster |

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Enjoying Winter, Planning Summer

Enjoying Winter, Planning Summer

New Year festivities have faded into memory as they do every January, while we fill our attention with looking forward.  Right now, it is not the spring bottling, or the new vines that need to be ordered for June planting which I have in mind, but rather a summer trip that we have just scheduled. 

01.13.2011| Press Notes |

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Predictions, no resolutions...

Predictions, no resolutions…

Years ago I resolved not to make New Year's Resolutions, and decided that it was more fun to make some predictions for the new calendar, and see if any come to pass. 1) Wines made in Vermont will continue to gain wider recognition as an area with great potential to make world class ferments.  Mo

01.3.2011| Press Notes |

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