Like to Entertain?
Host A Wine Tasting Party At Home
For all the special occasions on your calendar, wouldn’t you like to entertain by doing something different and fun? Stay with us and you’ll find great suggestions and simple tips to help you entertain your guests for the perfect wine tasting theme party.
We have helpful tips for setting up your party. No stress and hassle free entertaining is our focus.
Theme Party Ideas
Are you looking for a fun party idea? You can host a wine tasting for your family and friends.
You will find suggestions for planning wine tasting theme parties, complete with wine selection tips, suggestions for food pairings, easy recipes, invitation ideas, and more.
It’s Simple and Easy!
In today’s fast paced world, relaxation and enjoyment can be as simple as entertaining a group of friends or family for an evening of tasting wine and having fun. Entertain your family and friends and host a wine tasting at home.
Leave behind the hassle of long wait lines in restaurants. Slice some cheese, open a box of crackers and you’re ready to taste and enjoy some new wines.
Choosing Wine . . . The 411!
Choosing wine is not always easy. You will find suggestions for a few must have wines, from light and fruity whites to medium and full bodied reds that will make your wine selections easier for your family dinners, for gift giving, or your party.
Are you planning a family reunion or maybe a bridal shower? Selecting a sparkling wine or champagne can be daunting. Find great tips and recommendations from which to choose to make your event extra special.
The best way to begin learning about wine is to taste wine. You will find lots of practical wine tasting tips. Watch the video and learn techniques that will enhance your enjoyment of wine. You will be surprised to discover that you have a different perspective when drinking wine.
Check out the glossary of grape varieties. It will be helpful as you begin to learn about new wines. You will become familiar with the numerous grape varieties and become an informed consumer when you begin to shop for new wines to try.
Keeping A Journal
“Why take notes to keep in a journal?” you ask. Professional tasters make notes of every wine they taste. You don’t have to be a professional wine taster to keep your own journal.
Keeping your own wine tasting journal will be a life-saver for future reference, especially if your want to celebrate a special event with a wine you tasted a while ago. Your tasting journal will take you back to that time and have all the information you jotted down into your journal.
Long Island Wine Country
Long Island Wine Country is considered one of the most exciting wine producing regions in the country today. It has been rapidly growing since the first vineyard was planted in 1973 on 17 acres with cabernet sauvignon, pinot noir and sauvignon blanc varietals.
The Long Island wine region is at the eastern end of Long Island, New York, with most of the wineries and vineyards located on the North Fork and South Fork.
Long Island extends 120 miles into the Atlantic Ocean giving it the climate, geography and soil, or terroir, which provides ideal conditions for wine making. It is said that Long Island climate is likened to that of the Medoc region in France.
What can be better than having world class wines produced in New York’s Long Island Wine Country? All the information you need to visit Long Island Wine Country is here.