S: Wine Country Finger Lakes, New York
BC: Created for you by Cheryl Watterson 2014
FC: Finger Lakes Region Wine Country
1: Our first stop is usually Bully Hill Vineyards. It is located on Keuka Lake and is named after Bully Hill, England. and autumn a mosaic of them all." - Stanley Horowitz
2: We have all enjoyed wine for some time. In the spring of 2003, we took our first trip to New York Wine Country. The six of us started with the Chautauqua Wine Trail, then on the following days, began to explore the Finger Lakes. It is an annual tradition now, and we love it! The beauty of the vineyards, the aroma of the grapes and the taste of the VINO!
6: "Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn." - Elizabeth Lawrence
7: "Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower." - Albert Camus | Uncork New York!
8: A Harvest of Memories
9: Fall...The Colors Leave You Breathless | Bill, Cheryl, Trudy, Tim, Vivian and Frank... a great combination of friendships and traditions.
10: Autumn leaves are falling
11: "While there are some "rules" about matching wine with food, it is important to satisfy your own tastes first. | Wine Time
12: Vino | A myth about wine is , it is a beverage that exclusively accompanies dinner. The good news is that one can drink wine before and/or after meals...or simply by itself.
13: It's Turkey Time! | We actually begin our tasting right after breakfast.
15: We rarely leave a winery empty-handed.
16: WE TOUR, WE TASTE, WE PURCHASE!!!
17: FILLING THE WINE RACKS.
18: Good Times
19: A wine will derive its character from how it is fermented and aged.
20: "Red wine, in moderation, can have a positive effect on health. "Here's to your health!"
21: We visit numerous wineries around three lakes. | Keuka, Seneca and Cayuga
22: Bill & Cheryl
23: Fall Days Are Fun Days | Vivian & Frank, Trudy & Tim
24: White wines vary from bone dry to golden sweet. The higher the residual sugar, the sweeter is the wine.
25: May the bounty of the season fill your heart home. and wine racks. | While tasting wines at Bully Hill we learned how to look for clarity, sniff the bouquet and appreciate the flavor, from dry to sweet.
26: Long before a glass of wine ever touches your lips, a large degree of carefully calculated science goes into producing the beverage.
27: Vino Terms Aroma: Usually refers to the particular smell of the grape variety, ie. "appley", "raisiny", "fresh" or "tired". Legs: The viscous droplets that form and ease down the sides of the glass when wine is swirled.
28: "Finish: The taste that remains in the mouth after swallowing. A long finish indicates a wine of good quality. | Bouquet: A tasting term used to describe the smell of the wine as it matures in the bottle.
29: Fall Days & Wine Days Are Fun Days | Body: The weight of the wine in your mouth, commonly expressed as full-bodied, medium-weight, or light-bodied.