Monthly Archives: August 2012

Microdistilleries a growing trend in New York

Before 1920, distilleries were a prominent business in New York. Prohibition wiped out the industry, and the repeal of the eighteenth amendment made it financially possible for only larger distilleries to afford the costs of start-up, licensing and taxes. Over … Continue reading

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Upcoming Oktoberfests

For you beer, wine, food, and German lovers, there are two upcoming events to celebrate German culture, cuisine, and music. The Rheinblick German restaurant in Canandaigua NY is holding its 2012 Oktoberfest September 7th, 8th, and 9th. I attended this … Continue reading

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Upcoming Wine Festivals

If you’re a wine lover, there are two upcoming events that look to be good food, good wine, and good times: (1) The Finger Lakes Riesling Festival, August 11 and 12th in Canandaigua, NY.  The Finger Lakes Riesling Festival was … Continue reading

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