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    Vinifera Wines of the Seneca Lake Banana Belt

    Winemaking and merrimaking have always gone hand in hand, and this tour of all things grape on Seneca Lake is no exception. Focusing on the lake's vinifera grape-growing southeastern shore, you'll visit three local wine institutions that are worth all the buzz. You'll begin with a vineyard tour at Standing Stone Vineyards, where you'll sample Chardonnays and Cabernets straight from the barrel, before heading to the tasting room for a bottled tasting paired with local cheese. Up next, you'll head to Chateau Lafayette Reneau for a tasting of the 2014 Governor's Cup Winner for the best singular wine in New York State, a semi-dry Riesling, as well a Cabernet and canape pairing. You'll end your wine-tasting journey at Damiani Wine Cellars with a tasting of a few of the top vinifera reds in the region and locally-made chocolates designed specifically for them. Pretty sweet, huh?
    Vinifera Wines of the Seneca Lake Banana Belt

    222 S Cayuga St, Ithaca

    • Visit three different wineries on the southeastern shore of Seneca Lake, including Stading Stone VIneyards, Chateau Lafayette Reneau, and Damiani Wine Cellars
    • Expand your knowledge of wine during professionally guided tastings and tours
    • Snack on delicious pairings designed to compliment the experience, including chocolate, canape, and cheese
    • Enjoy a relaxed day touring some of the best wineries in the region!
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    Wine & Cheese Pairing Cruise

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    Is there anything better than sipping wine and touring Manhattan on the water? On the deck of a 1920's style vessel, you will sail around NYC and witness the city skyline like you've never seen it before, while tasting wines from a specific region of the world. You'll learn the basics of wine tasting, analyzing grapes, viticulture, and trends, in a fun informative environment. To complement your wine and sailing experience further, various artisan and farmstead cheeses will be provided, in addition to a selection of dried fruit, nuts and breads. Don't miss your opportunity to soiree on the water and sip some wine in a way that would make Gatsby jealous.
    Wine & Cheese Pairing Cruise

    62 Chelsea Piers, New York

    • Sip five different wines as you sail the waters surrounding Manhattan
    • Learn the basics of wine tasting in a fun, informative environment
    • Discover grape varieties, wine regions, and trends
    • Enjoy complimentary artisanal cheese, fruit, and nuts
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    Cayuga Wine Trail West with Wood-Fired Pizza Lunch

    Can't quite put your finger on the Finger Lakes? Get in touch with this full-day tour featuring wine, history, and wood-fired pizza! You'll kick things off with an owner-led tour of Cayuga Ridge Winery, where you'll stroll through scenic vineyards and get an inside look at the winemaking process. Before heading off to your next destination, you'll enjoy a wine tasting with a cheese pairing. Lunch is held at the Copper Oven, where you'll enjoy a mouthwatering pizza, topped with your choice of locally-sourced ingredients and fired to order on a french copper oven. Sufficiently fueled, you'll make your way to Hosmer Winery, where you'll experience a vertical tasting of the same wine in order to learn about the effect of aging and seasonal variation on flavor. You will also indulge in a wine and chocolate pairing. Then you're off to Goose Watch Winery where you'll never believe what awaits you. It's wine. After a sparkling wine and cheese pairing, you'll head to Sheldrake Point Winery. Featuring a lakefront tasting room and a range of delicious wines, including an ice wine (paired with biscotti), this scenic setting is a great place to end your day of grape musings. Except that your day will actually end at Taughannock Falls overlook, the tallest waterfall in the Eastern United States. Cheers!
    Cayuga Wine Trail West with Wood-Fired Pizza Lunch

    222 S Cayuga St, Ithaca

    • Visit three different wineries on the western shores of Seneca Lake in the Finger Lakes region, including Cayuga Ridge WInery, Hosmer Winery, Goose Watch Winery, and Sheldrake Point Winery
    • Expand your knowledge of wine during professionally guided tastings and tours
    • Fill up on lunch of brick-oven pizza, and enjoy delicious wine pairings
    • Learn about the history of Fingers Lake and winemaking in the region from a local guide
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    Pour & Pedal Bike Tours (North Fork, Long Island)

    Imagine a perfect day. What do you picture? Maybe a nice bike ride through the countryside? Or a delicious picnic lunch with tasty wine. You can have it all and then some with the North Fork Pour & Pedal. You'll take an easy going bike ride through scenic North Fork, as you make your way to two different wineries. Taste several varietals and learn about the care and passion that goes into creating exquisite wines. At your second tasting, you'll be treated to a picnic lunch provided by Love Lane Kitchen. Afterwards, you'll get to take an exclusive bike tour through the vineyards that's only available to the Pour & Pedal participants. Your perfect day awaits.
    Pour & Pedal Bike Tours (North Fork, Long Island)

    10200 Main Rd, Mattituck

    • Take a bike ride through the breathtaking landscapes of tranquil North Fork
    • Visit two wineries that will give you an inside look into how different varietals are made
    • Enjoy a delicious picnic lunch at your second wine tasting
    • Embark on an exclusive bike ride through the gorgeous vineyards
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    Hoboken Wine Tour

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    Sniffing around for a tour that will really let you "drink in" Montclair? This vino adventure will almost certainly quench your thirst! Explore the city on foot alongside a local guide and learn all about it's hip wine culture. To supplement your learning experience, you'll visit two different restaurants and a popular wine shop. At each venue you visit, you'll not only sip wine, but enjoy delicious bites designed to bring out their flavors! Altogether, you'll sample six different wines as you learn about the art of food pairing. You'll also learn how to order and buy wine. Pair Wine Events maintains a relaxed, social atmosphere, which makes the tour a great way to meet others who share your sophisticated sense of taste ... Well, when it comes to food and wine that is!
    Hoboken Wine Tour

    740 Washington Street , Hoboken

    • Embark on a learning experience in Hoboken with a guide who will walk you through the local wine culture
    • Visit three different venues for wine and food samples
    • Learn how to taste wine, pair it with food, and order it from a menu
    • Enjoy a leisurely walk between venues, and meet other wine enthusiasts
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    Disfunktion -- Live Show

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    Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, James Brown -- do those names sound familiar? Cafe Wha?'s Disfunktion will take you back to this timeless group of singers with funk, disco and even some gospel. The infamous '60s venue that housed Ginsberg, Dylan, and Springsteen continues its artistic tradition while keeping the scene modern, bringing you a performance that will get you up on your feet dancing and heartily applauding. Exemplifying the essence of R&B and its electrifying groove, Disfunktion uses powerful vocals and velvety basslines to captivate and transport you to a funkier generation.
    Disfunktion -- Live Show

    115 MacDougal St, New York

    • Listen to some of NYC's best R&B and soul in Disfunktion
    • Relax and let go in this intimate community with its air of gospel
    • Experience a timeless performance that encourages active audience participation, whether it's dancing and singing along or applauding
    • Enjoy a historic venue that spurred an artistic movement
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    Wine Tasting 101

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    With our resident sommelier, you will have an opportunity to taste and contrast six different wines, which will be on a rotational basis by seasonality. In the process, we aim to help you learn such wine basics as varietal, tasting techniques, region/history, everyday-practical wine appreciation tips etc. In addition, it is our goal that through our discussions, it would help calibrate your palate as you embark on this lifelong adventure called wine. Prepare to leave this class one step closer to being a sommelier or simply impressing friends with your newfound knowledge at the next dinner party. No experience is necessary as this is a fun and instructive event open to anyone who is interested in expanding their knowledge of wine.
    Wine Tasting 101

    50 3rd Ave, New York

    • Build your basic wine knowledge with a resident sommelier
    • Enjoy a tasting of six different wines from various regions
    • Engage your senses while having fun and possibly discovering a new favorite wine!
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    Vine, Wine and Dine on East Seneca Lake

    Feeling a little bottled up? Uncork with a tour that really pours on the fun! During this trip along the eastern shores of Seneca Lake, you'll visit four local wineries, where you'll taste multiple vintages, enjoy delicious pairings, eat a gourmet lunch, and learn all about the winemaking process. The first stop on this intoxicating tour is Silver Thread Vineyards, where you'll tour the grounds before heading to the tasting room for flights of Riesling, Pinot Noir, and a Blackbird paired with local cheese. Next up, you'll head to Red Newt Wine Cellars for a private tasting of their impressive selection, followed by a locally-sourced lunch in their bistro. After lunch, you'll visit Standing Stone Vineyards to get a taste of three vintages of a single varietal, exploring the impact of aging on red wine. Finally, you'll end your adventure at Damiani Wine Cellars, for a sweet ending comprised of a locally made chocolate paired with Damiani's wines.
    Vine, Wine and Dine on East Seneca Lake

    222 S Cayuga St, Ithaca

    • Visit wineries on the eastern shore of Seneca Lake, including Silver Thread Vineyards, Red Newt Wine Cellars, Damiani Wine Cellars, and Standing Stone Vineyards
    • Expand your knowledge of wine during four professionally guided tastings and tours
    • Fill up on a scrumptious bistro lunch, along with pairings such as cheese, tapas, and chocolate
    • Enjoy a relaxed day touring some of the best wineries in the region!
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    Hidden Treasures of Cayuga East

    Feeling a little bottled up? Pop the cork and breathe a little during an exciting day of wine, food, and fun! Join this tour on the eastside of the Seneca Lake, starting with Bet The Farm Winery and Gourmet Market. There, you'll enjoy a wine tasting paired with artisanal foods, and have the chance to peruse their extensive shop of local wines and other products. Next up, you'll head to lunch at Pumpkin Hill Bistro, where you'll indulge in a meal of seasonal comfort food paired with three of the venues very own handcrafted wines. After filling your belly, you'll head to Long Point Winery, where you'll experience a barrel tasting of Cabernet Sauvignon, before heading to their tasting room for a wine and chocolate pairing. Last, but certainly not least, you'll take a trip to King Ferry Winery, where you may (weather depending) tour the vineyard to learn about grape growing. You'll also enjoy another tasting, this time paired with local cheese. So. Much. Wine. So. Much. Food. So. Much. Fun.
    Hidden Treasures of Cayuga East

    222 S Cayuga St, Ithaca

    • Visit restaurants and wineries on the eastern shores of Seneca Lake in the Finger Lakes region, including Bet The Farm Winery and Gourmet Market, Pumpkin Hill Bistro, Long Point Winery, and King Ferry Winery
    • Expand your knowledge of wine during professionally guided tastings and tours
    • Indulge in a delicious lunch at Pumpkin Hill Bistro, and enjoy artisanal pairings such as chocolate and cheese
    • Learn about the history of Fingers Lake and winemaking in the region from a local guide
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    Cayuga Wine Trail West Taste & Learn

    Represent the West Side. During this wine lover's experience, you'll visit three of the best wineries on the western shores of Lake Seneca, tasting delicious wines and food pairings as you go. You'll begin with an owner-led tour of Cayuga Ridge Winery, where you will get a behind-the-scenes look at the winemaking process and enjoy wine and cheese pairings, to get things off on the right foot. Next, visit Hosmer Winery for a vertical tasting, learning about the effect of aging and seasonal variation on flavor. Here you will also enjoy a chocolate and wine pairing that will send you straight to tastebud heaven. Your final winery stop will be at Sheldrake Point Winery, which features a perfectly situated lakefront tasting room, and a delicious selection of rieslings and red blends. You'll also enjoy an ice wine paired with locally-made biscotti. To cap off your experience, you'll pay a visit to Taughannock Falls, the tallest waterfall in the Eastern United States. If only it was made of wine.
    Cayuga Wine Trail West Taste & Learn

    222 S Cayuga St, Ithaca

    • Visit three different wineries on the western shores of Seneca Lake in the Finger Lakes region, including Cayuga Ridge Winery, Hosmer Winery, and Sheldrake Point Winery
    • Expand your knowledge of wine during professionally guided tastings and tours
    • Snack on delicious pairings designed to compliment the experience, including chocolate, biscotti, and cheese
    • Learn about the history of Fingers Lake and winemaking in the region from a local guide
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