wine http://wrvo.org en Wineries worry about proposed 'at rest' law for distributors http://wrvo.org/post/wineries-worry-about-proposed-rest-law-distributors <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Christopher&nbsp;</span>Missick<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and his wife got into the wine business three years ago when they bought a winery along the west side of Seneca Lake. Last year he decided to break his Villa&nbsp;</span>Bellangelo<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;wines into the lucrative New York City market.</span></p><p>"We don’t have access to the huge distribution houses down there and we work with, for the most part, really high quality, but small family distributors,"&nbsp;Missick&nbsp;said.</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:08:59 +0000 Ryan Delaney 51265 at http://wrvo.org Wineries worry about proposed 'at rest' law for distributors Oswego Farmer's Market http://wrvo.org/post/oswego-farmers-market <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 16:23:00 +0000 Tim LaMay, Shannon Rosato & Leigh Rusyn 36150 at http://wrvo.org Oswego Farmer's Market Finger Lakes wines faring well in competitions http://wrvo.org/post/finger-lakes-wines-faring-well-competitions <p>It’s wine competition season, a time of year when judges offer their opinions at dozens of events around the world. New York Wine and Grape Foundation’s Jim Trezise was at an event in Sonoma to see how Finger Lakes wines have been faring. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:16:35 +0000 Sidsel Overgaard 33352 at http://wrvo.org Finger Lakes wines faring well in competitions NY's wine industry looking for a few good sommeliers http://wrvo.org/post/nys-wine-industry-looking-few-good-sommeliers <p>Despite Gov. Andrew Cuomo's recent zest for upstate beer and wine, some industry leaders think his plan has a missing link. Thy say the lack of wine experts known as Master Sommeliers in the upstate region could be a road-block to the sector reaching its full potential and bringing with it growth in tourism. Thu, 31 Jan 2013 21:22:27 +0000 Kate O'Connell 32685 at http://wrvo.org NY's wine industry looking for a few good sommeliers The Fruit of the Vine http://wrvo.org/post/fruit-vine <p>John Weeks sits down for an interview with a grape grower to discuss the grape culture in the Finger Lakes Region of Central New York. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 13:25:00 +0000 John Weeks 29231 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo holds Wine, Beer and Spirits Summit http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-holds-wine-beer-and-spirits-summit <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo pledged to invest more money into promoting the state’s growing wine, beer, and spirits industries, following a day long special summit at the state Capitol. Thu, 25 Oct 2012 13:33:12 +0000 Karen DeWitt 28090 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo holds Wine, Beer and Spirits Summit Upstate wine industry uses the personal touch http://wrvo.org/post/upstate-wine-industry-uses-personal-touch <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>It’s the staple of just about everything. From dinner parties, to weekend shenanigans, to church, wine is a big part of our lives – and it’s a big part of the economy, too.</p><p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 20:42:51 +0000 Kate O'Connell 27247 at http://wrvo.org Upstate wine industry uses the personal touch Cuomo to hold wine and beer summit http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-hold-wine-and-beer-summit <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced he’s holding a wine and beer summit at the Capitol in October to improve business opportunities for the state’s wineries and craft breweries. Fri, 28 Sep 2012 16:18:10 +0000 Karen DeWitt 26735 at http://wrvo.org