Wednesday, August 19, 2009

around the world in nine bottles

Several W-o-W members enjoyed a 90-minute summer wine tasting cruise onboard the Sam Patch Packet Boat. Pittsford Wines offered an opportunity to sample and learn about wines from around the world as well as light appetizers provided by Via Girasole: – all while enjoying the area’s beautiful and historic Erie Canal between Pittsford and Bushnell’s Basin.

Favorite reds:
Sterling - California - Cabernet
Casa Lapostolle - Chili - Merlot
Favorite whites:
Martin Codax - Spain- Albarino
Schmitt Sohne - Gremany - Riesling