Category: Wine & Spirits

THE LOVING CUP: Theresa Mendez & Michael Richards (podcast)

THE LOVING CUP: Theresa Mendez & Michael Richards (podcast)

Theresa Mendez is the owner of the Moonflower Macaroons in Auburn. Michael Richards a bartender at the Canopy at The Hilton in Ithaca, NY.. They are both in-studio with Katie MacIntyre today to discuss their relationship, growth and gratitude on the latest ... MORE
REPORT: Wine and grape industries generated $6.65B in economic activity in New York

REPORT: Wine and grape industries generated $6.65B in economic activity in New York

New York is the nation’s third leading wine-producing state, according to an analysis commissioned by the New York Wine & Grape Foundation. It was conducted by John Dunham & Associates, who has executed similar studies in the past. The numbers were awe-inspiring ... MORE
Red Wine: A Beginner’s Guide

Red Wine: A Beginner’s Guide

A glass of red wine can taste different from another glass of red wine. You probably have consumed numerous bottles of red wines, yet you still don’t understand much about it because let’s face it; wine can be intimidating. You may want ... MORE
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Advocates say New York should reduce threshold for DWI

Advocates around New York State are calling for a lower threshold for driving while intoxicated. The current state limit is 0.08%. Supporters want the state to lower the limit to 0.05%. A bill was introduced into the Senate last year, and another ... MORE
Annual pruning competition coming to Anthony Road Wine Company

Annual pruning competition coming to Anthony Road Wine Company

The FELCO pruning competition is an initiative by the FELCO Company to teach and demonstrate the importance of fine pruning in the vineyard industry. The FELCO Pruning contest targets Young Farmers and Collegiate students with a passion for Viticulture, and advanced or ... MORE
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Weekend event focuses on wine, chocolate around Seneca Lake

It’s no secret that chocolate and wine are a good pairing. That’s why it’s the centerpiece to an event coming up sponsored by the Seneca Lake Wine Trail. More than 20 wineries will be participating along the trail, and each will provide ... MORE
What to Eat in Finger Lakes

What to Eat in Finger Lakes

A beautiful area in New York State, Finger Lakes comes with a very interesting culinary offer, especially for those who are not from around there. If you are a fan of vibrant colors and fresh flavors, then this is the place for ... MORE
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Stakeholders in wine industry talk sustainability at shop in Geneva

Stakeholders in wine industry talk sustainability at shop in Geneva

New York and wine go hand-in-hand. A recent study commission by the New York Wine & Grape Foundation, which was conducted by John Dunham & Associates identified New York as the nation's third leading wine-producing state ... MORE
Prison City scores big with beer in Paste Magazine ranking

Prison City scores big with beer in Paste Magazine ranking

Prison City is getting some new recognition. Paste Magazine placed Prison City Pub & Brewery’s Sad DEovition to Ancient Religion at No. 8 in a tasting of more than 65 lagers. The ranking was published on Monday by the magazine. Paste writer ... MORE
Finger Lakes Cider House named February business of the month

Finger Lakes Cider House named February business of the month

The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce and Hampton Inn Seneca Falls have recognized Finger Lakes Cider House at Good Life Farms in Interlaken as the February 2020 Business of the Month. Good Life Farms is a working organic farm and orchard that ... MORE
New online wine program coming to Keuka College thanks to Hunt Country Vineyards

New online wine program coming to Keuka College thanks to Hunt Country Vineyards

Everyone knows the Finger Lakes is wine country – USA Today just named it the country’s No. 1 Wine Region. But not everyone knows what makes Finger Lakes wines special, how they’re made, or even the difference between a Traminette and a ... MORE
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FLX WEEKLY: Brad Ellis & Fall Street Brewing Grand Opening (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Brad Ellis & Fall Street Brewing Grand Opening (podcast)

Brad Ellis has been in-studio before to help us taste Kobucha that he brewed in downtown Seneca Falls at Finger Lakes Kobucha. Today he joins us one week prior to the Grand Opening of Fall Street Brewing. Learn about what Brad has ... MORE
Liquor store drive-thru window damaged by vehicle in Seneca Falls (photo)

Liquor store drive-thru window damaged by vehicle in Seneca Falls (photo)

A new liquor store on Route 5&20 in Seneca Falls had some cleanup to do after a minor accident in their drive through lane. Seneca Falls Police Chief Stu Peenstra confirms that a ‘minor’ accident occurred at the drive up window. Damage ... MORE
Chamber will host ribbon cutting ceremony for Fall Street Brewing

Chamber will host ribbon cutting ceremony for Fall Street Brewing

The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce will host a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, January 30th at 5:00 PM to celebrate the grand opening of Fall Street Brewing Company in Seneca Falls, NY, located at 106 Fall Street. Fall Street Brewing Co., ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Warm Reds for winter as February arrives this weekend (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Warm Reds for winter as February arrives this weekend (podcast)

Cayuga Lake Wine Trail Executive Director Katherine Chase is back in-studio for wine tasting and a preview of the weekend as we turn the calendar to February in the Finger Lakes. We’ll be sampling Warm reds for a cold month from Six ... MORE