Our Blog

Experience the holidays with all the hustle and bustle at our 21st Annual Holiday Shopping Spree. You will receive a wine glass, a grapevine wreath, and an ornament from each winery. You will also take home a Shopper’s Discount Card and a recipe card from each winery as you enjoy holiday-inspired dishes while sipping fine wines.

Friday 1-5pm, the following wineries are participating:
King Ferry
Long Point
Montezuma
Six Mile Creek

Saturday and Sunday 10-6pm, ALL 17 wineries are participating.

On Saturday, you can start early at 9am at King Ferry and Long Point wineries only.

Be sure to buy your tickets early for we have a limited amount available per weekend.

Date(s): 12/05/2014, 12/06/2014, 12/07/2014
Location: Cayuga Lake Wine Trail
Cayuga Lake Area, NY
Telephone: 800-684-5217
Email: info@cayugawinetrail.com
Website: Click here for more info »

Posted: Sunday, November 16th, 2014 @ 6:25 pm by Nakeia Endres
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles,Events in CNY,Shopping,Specials,Wineries
Tags: ,,,,,,,,,

 
 
 
 

The Altos Last Anniversary? Interactive Murder Mystery Dinner.

“The Sopranos” become “Moonstruck” in this dysfunctional family farce. Meet the family and find out who the real bosses are. The men or their momma’s? Watch the ziti fly, and the delicious wine flow, as you become part of the family and attend the party of the year. $40 includes buffet dinner, show, and dancing with Restless. Reserve by Sat. Nov 1st and tickets are $35. Please call 315-889-5185/5184 for more information and reservations.

Date(s): 11/08/2014
Location: The Apple Station Winery
5279 Cross Rd.
Cayuga, NY 13034
Time: Show 4:30 – 7:00 pm – Band starts at 7:00 pm
Cost: Tickets $35
Telephone: 315-889-5185
Website: Click here for more info »

Posted: Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 @ 5:25 pm by Nakeia Endres
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles,Eat & Drink,Entertainment,Events in CNY,Specials,Wineries
Tags: ,,,,,,,

 
 
 
 

Taste different chocolates and cheeses with our estate Chambourcin, a dry, dark, delicious red.  The Chambourcin grape is a French-American hybrid.

CJS Vineyard & Aurelius WInery

Date(s): 11/01/2014, 11/02/2014
Location: CJS Vineyards & Aurelius Winery
6900 Fosterville Rd.
Auburn, NY 13021
Time: Noon – 5:00 pm
Cost: Free
Telephone: 315-730-4619
Email: wine@cjsvineyards.com
Website: Click here for more info »

Posted: Saturday, October 11th, 2014 @ 4:52 pm by Nakeia Endres
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles,Events in CNY,Specials,Wineries
Tags: ,,,,,,

 
 
 
 

Skaneateles Speaker Series Offers Wine Program

In the next installment of the Skaneateles Speaker Series, Cheryl Stanley, lecturer at Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration, will speak on “Fun Food Wines to Complement Your Next Business Dinner.”

The program, organized by the Professional Services Committee of the Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce, will run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20 at The Lodge at Welch Allyn, 4355 State Street Road, Skaneateles Falls. The public is invited to attend.

Stanley, who teaches Cornell’s popular Introduction to Wines course, will show participants how to read a wine list and artfully pair wine with food.

The program will include a tasting of Finger Lakes and international wines.

Stanley, who has studied and taught at The Culinary Institute of America, was founding partner of Cheryl Stanley Restaurant Consulting prior to joining Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration.

She is a former wine director and sommelier for The Wine Cask Restaurant in Santa Barbara, Calif. She also held management positions at the Four Seasons Hotel in Newport Beach, Calif.

A graduate of Cornell and Texas Tech, she was designated a Certified Specialist of Wine by the Society of Wine Educators and a Certified Sommelier by the Court of Master Sommeliers. In 2011, she received an Advanced Certificate in Wines and Spirits from The London Wine School.

The evening will include opportunities for networking, door prizes and a silent auction. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be provided.

Contributing sponsors include Ramsgard Architectural Design P.C., Glenora Wine Cellars, the Village Bottle Shop, Pepper’s Discount Liquors and Wines, and Auburn Discount Liquor. Additional support comes from The Lodge at Welch Allyn.
Tickets are $25 for members of the Skaneateles Chamber and $30 for non-members, with payment requested at time of registration. Reservations are required and may be made by calling 315-685-0552, by email to csearing@skaneateles.com or by paying online at www.skaneateles.com/speaker.

 

 

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 @ 6:22 pm by Nakeia Endres
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles,Events in CNY,Specials,Wineries
Tags: ,,,,

 
 
 
 

Join us and our friends for a full day of music and fun. There will be 7 bands, food, drinks, camping, and loads of fun. The Bands Dark Hollow The Blind Spots Two Hour Delay The Shining Star Band Solar Garlic Medicine Wheel Steep Saturday September 6, 2014 Pre-sale tickets will be $25 dollars until August 15th at which point the price will go up to $35. Camping Camping will be available for $10 a car on the day of the event. Campfires will not be allowed, however, host is planning a bonfire for the evening. Camping is carry in, carry out! Be respectful of the host. Alcohol This is critical, YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO BRING ALCOHOL INTO THE EVENT. Our host, The Apple Station, has a liquor license that could be affected. BRING A COOLER! The Apple Station will have a commissary where you will be able to buy beer, wine, soda and water. Additionally, The Apple Station will have draft beer for sale. Food Don’t worry about food, we will have plenty of vendors to provide nutrients for your groove party.

Date(s): 09/06/2014
Location: The Apple Station Winery
5279 Cross Rd.
Cayuga, NY 13034
Cost: $35/ticket
Telephone: 315-889-5185
Website: Click here for more info »

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 @ 6:47 pm by Nakeia Endres
Filed under: Blog Skaneateles,Events in CNY,Specials,Wineries
Tags: ,,,,

 
 
 
 
 
 
Page 1 of 1212345...10...Last »