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Facebook IconApril 11, 2014 at 3:00 pm

The best #nywinespotter is the informed #nywinespotter! So with the help of the New York Wine & Grape Foundation, we're going to arm you with info. Each Friday, we're going to put up a #nywine of the weekend, complete with tasting and pairing notes to get you ready to go out wining & dining! First up, the very food friendly Cab Franc...

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Facebook IconApril 10, 2014 at 9:15 pm

Take the pledge to look & ask for NY wine when you dine. Put your hand over your corkscrew and repeat after us…

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Who is a NY Wine Spotter?A NY Wine Spotter is someone who’s passionate about NY wines and would like to enjoy more of them in their favorite local eateries. They support local wines by ordering them to pair with their meal or start their dining experience, and are bitterly disappointed when they can...

NY Wine Spotting
April 9, 2014 at 8:00 pm

Here's a #WineWednesday #NYWinespotting fact:
NYS grows 51 types of grapes! Here are the TOP TEN according to Appellation America:
Cabernet Franc
Cabernet Sauvignon
Cayuga
Chardonnay
Concord
Merlot
Niagara
Pinot Noir
Riesling
Vidal Blanc

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Facebook IconApril 9, 2014 at 1:42 pm

Michael Warren Thomas is giving a presentation on the Wine Spotting program this morning at the License to Steal National Wine Marketing Conference in Ohio. Spread the word, Michael!

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April 8, 2014 at 4:40 pm

Wine Spotter Tip: Label 7 Napa Eatery & Bar in Pittsford put NY wine back on their list w/ Hermann J. Weimer Dry Riesling & Fox Run Cab Sauv. Thanks to Carolyn for spotting this one!

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Facebook IconApril 7, 2014 at 5:45 pm

Another special shout out! This time to the D & R Depot Restaurant on Lake Street in LeRoy! This quaint restaurant located in a refurbished depot has a 100% NYS Wine List! Great job you guys! And Wine Spotters, go show them some love!

Welcome to the D & R Depot

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Facebook IconApril 3, 2014 at 8:49 pm

The results are in from the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition! See how your favorite #nywine did!

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Facebook IconApril 1, 2014 at 8:47 pm

Do you love local as much as we do? And how about those NY wines? Take the pledge and join our drink local movement!

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Who is a NY Wine Spotter?A NY Wine Spotter is someone who’s passionate about NY wines and would like to enjoy more of them in their favorite local eateries. They support local wines by ordering them to pair with their meal or start their dining experience, and are bitterly disappointed when they can...

NY Wine Spotting
March 28, 2014 at 4:47 pm

We want to give a very special shout out to Brown Hound Bistro in Naples, NY for having a 100% NYS wine list! You guys have inspired us to add a new category in Wine Spotting! (Stay tuned...)

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Facebook IconMarch 27, 2014 at 9:26 pm

North Shore Grill, on the northern tip of Conesus Lake in Lakeville now has 23 NYS wines by the glass on their wine list! And tonight is their customer appreciation night from 6-8 with free local wine and beer tastings if you're in the area!

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Heron Hill Pinot Noir Lamoreaux Landing , Cabernet Franc Dr Frank Fluer de Pinot Noir Dr Frank Old Vine Pinot Noir

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Facebook IconMarch 27, 2014 at 2:48 pm

Rochester's 585 magazine wrote an excellent piece on our movement in their latest issue. Thank you 585!

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NY Wine Spotting - (585) magazine // MarApr 2014

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We'll drink to that: From pop to hops, the local beverage industry is thriving

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Facebook IconMarch 26, 2014 at 2:37 pm

We are so happy to see that people who review wines for a living are coming around to NY wine! This wine reviewer (who is from NYS) was pleasantly surprised by the quality of NYS wines.

Wine Review Online - The New Wines of New York State

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I was surprised by the exceptional quality of many of the wines I tasted--especially from the state’s two leading regions, the Finger Lakes and Long Island. Of course, I had tasted these wines from time to time over the years, but until I attended this tasting, I had not realized what heights of qu...

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Facebook IconMarch 20, 2014 at 8:10 pm

Top NY Wine Spot Sticky Lips Pit BBQ on Culver Road has a mouthwatering Brisket Dip Sandwich. What NY wine would you pair it with?

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Facebook IconMarch 18, 2014 at 5:30 pm

Hey NY Wine Spotters - don't leave home without your tools! Print some drop cards or stickers:

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NY WINE SPOTTING TOOL KITTo be a great NY Wine Spotter, you just need a few basic tools when you head out to eat:Your smartphoneA social media account (Twitter, Facebook or Instagram)Your NY Wine Spotting GuideRestaurant Drop CardsThe first two you already have, and the last two you can download th...


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WELCOME TO NY WINE SPOTTING

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NY Wine Spotting is a grassroots movement to get more of our local wines into our local restaurants. Our movement starts in the Finger Lakes Region, one of the top Wine Regions in NYS, with an emphasis on getting more Finger Lakes wines into Rochester restaurants. As we have success in this Region, we are spreading our message and mission across the state helping all NY Wine Regions get their wines into their local restaurants too!

  • NY Wine Lovers, Become NY Wine Spotters

    NY Wine Lovers, Become NY Wine Spotters

    Take the pledge  and get the tools to promote New York Wines every time you go out to eat. Request your favorite New York wines at your favorite local New York restaurants using Drop Cards. Report which local restaurants carry New York wines, and how you enjoyed them with your foods using all of our preset hashtags across our social media channels.

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  • NY Wineries, Rally Your Supporters!

    NY Wineries, Rally Your Supporters!

    Ask your employees and loyal customers to become NY Wine Spotters! Make yourselves available to go to restaurants for both staff and consumer education tastings. Invite restaurant staff to your wineries for tours and tastings. Work with your distributors to promote your wines when they go these local restaurants.

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  • NY Restaurants,  Take the Challenge  to Add Local Wines!

    NY Restaurants, Take the Challenge to Add Local Wines!

    We challenge you, our favorite local restaurants, to carry 35% local wines by the glass. Those of you who successfully add these wines to your wine lists become recognized NY Wine Spots, receive a ranking on the list of all of your area’s restaurants, and will be promoted through our social media channels and public relations.

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