Free Tastings (Week of 6/27/13)

Thursday, Jun 27, 2013 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Meet the Expert: Shinn Estate
Join us to welcome Shinn Estate, who will pour and discuss their assertive, floral, dry rosé and their lightly sweet pear cider. Just another fascinating free event at Astor Wines & Spirits!

Featuring:
Shinn Estate Rosé – 2012 (750)
Rosé, USA, New York, North Fork of Long Island
Shinn Estate Vineyard Wickam Pear Cider – 2011 (750)
White, USA, New York, North Fork of Long Island

Palmer Wines
Taste Long Island’s first Albariño ever! We’ll be pouring Palmer’s tiny-production gem alongside their breezy, summery rosé. Support your local winemaker!

Featuring:
Palmer Rosé Merlot – 2012 (750)
Rosé, USA, New York, North Fork of Long Island
Palmer Vineyards Albariño – 2011 (500)
White, USA, New York, North Fork of Long Island

Friday, Jun 28, 2013 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Wölffer Estate
Another excellent New York winery: Wölffer makes a citrusy, food-friendly rosé and an easy-drinking Cabernet Franc. Stop by for a taste this Friday at Astor!

Featuring:
Wölffer Rosé – 2012 (750)
Rosé, USA, New York, Hamptons, Long Island
Wolffer, Cabernet Franc – 2010 (750)
Red, USA, New York, Hamptons, Long Island

A Taste of New York
Try a smoky, flinty Riesling from Red Hook, Brooklyn, along with a luscious blend of Cab Franc and Merlot from the North Fork. Be sure to come back on July 10, when all New York wines and spirits will be on sale at Astor!

Featuring:
Red Hook Winery Riesling – 2009 (750)
White, USA, New York
Macari “Sette” – NV (750)
Red, USA, New York, North Fork of Long Island

Saturday, Jun 29, 2013 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Meet the Winemaker – Paumanok

Featuring:
Paumanok Semi-Dry Riesling – 2011 (750)
White, USA, New York, North Fork of Long Island
Paumanok, Chenin Blanc – 2012 (750)
White, USA, New York, North Fork of Long Island
Paumanok Merlot – 2008 (750)
Red, USA, New York, North Fork of Long Island
Paumanok Cabernet Sauvignon – 2011 (750)
Red, USA, New York, North Fork of Long Island

Sunday Jun 30, 2013

Whistle Pig 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Featuring:
Whistle Pig Rye 111 – (750)
Canada
Whistle Pig Straight Rye Whiskey 10 Yr. – (750)
Canada