I was floored by Mohonk from the moment the gatekeepers stopped my car at the entrance. I didn’t know what to expect out of Mohonk My 10 Favorite Things to Do:
Who: ZIN YOUR FACE! What: Zinfandel Grape [Don’t worry, it’s not that pink sweet stuff your Grandma used to drink] Where: California Wine: Juicy and jammy with layers of ripe cherries and dates. Layers of toasted hazelnut, black pepper and post-rainstorm earth. What I paid for the bottle: $14.00, a total steal What to pair … More ZIN YOUR FACE!
At the beer table.
Who: Fiegl Winery What: Sauvignon Blanc Grape Where: Collio, in Northeastern Italy Wine: An initial earthy, mineral taste despite the fruity notes of lychee, tart pineapple, green apple, lime zest, tart guava and starfruit. What I paid for the bottle: $19.50 What to pair it with: – a good TV show [this wine can stand … More Wine Review: Fiegl Sauvignon Blanc
Strawberry Rhubarb Pie.