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Wine Enthusiast – Best Finger Lakes Riesling!
Wine Enthusiast – Best Finger Lakes Riesling!

Published on May 5, 2021

“Nine Finger Lakes Rieslings Under $35” Tango Oaks Vineyard The geological diversity of the Finger Lakes Region’s vineyards are clearly expressed in the variety of Rieslings produced. The glaciers of

Wine for St. Patrick’s Day
Wine for St. Patrick’s Day

Published on March 17, 2021

Gewurztraminer or Riesling … The Irish Love Wine Too! Just because it is St. Patrick’s Day does not mean wine doesn’t have a place at your celebration. Too many in

Anosmia – the Loss of Smell
Anosmia – the Loss of Smell

Published on March 2, 2021

A COVID-19 Reality The Wine Industry’s worst nightmare We all have smells that ground us and bring us home. For me, it was the smell of walking into my grandparents

Cool Climate, Cold Stabilization
Cool Climate, Cold Stabilization

Published on February 26, 2021

Winter Cellar Activity Mother Nature Helps Us Out You have probably heard of cold stabilization in wine. You also may have heard that it is a way to clarify the

Goats, Tadpoles & Cheese!
Goats, Tadpoles & Cheese!

Published on February 16, 2021

A Virtual Tasting!! The ‘Whey-ward’ winemaker Part II Join us for an evening where Winemakers and Cheesemakers taste and talk about wine and cheese, and why they go together so

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Coming of Age in the Finger Lakes

Looking Back
Looking Back

Published on June 3, 2020

Meagz’s First Harvest My first real harvest began in 2013....

Meagz’s First Harvest My first real harvest began in 2013. I was still responsible for the wine program and running...

Meagz’s First Harvest My first real harvest began in 2013. I was still responsible for the wine program and running the floor in the Bistro, Thursday evenings through Sunday evenings. Read...

Our Passion, Our Story
Our Passion, Our Story

Published on June 1, 2020

A Wine Philosophy The past few weeks it has been our pleasure...

A Wine Philosophy The past few weeks it has been our pleasure to share the various facets of our story with you. So many...

A Wine Philosophy The past few weeks it has been our pleasure to share the various facets of our story with you. So many of you have tuned into our Read...

KJR’s First Harvest
KJR’s First Harvest

Published on May 27, 2020

Our Memories First days of harvest share a lot in common with...

Our Memories First days of harvest share a lot in common with first days of school: a beautiful autumn day, new clothes and...

Our Memories First days of harvest share a lot in common with first days of school: a beautiful autumn day, new clothes and footwear, the excitement of seeing old acquaintances, Read...

The Winery Part IV – James Story
The Winery Part IV – James Story

Published on May 25, 2020

A Cellar Rat’s Journey From tasting room to Cellar Master……..a...

A Cellar Rat’s Journey From tasting room to Cellar Master……..a cellar rat’s journey. I grew up in Pennsylvania...

A Cellar Rat’s Journey From tasting room to Cellar Master……..a cellar rat’s journey. I grew up in Pennsylvania but I have been coming to Finger Lakes all my life.  As Read...

Creation of the KJR Label
Creation of the KJR Label

Published on May 20, 2020

Kelby James Russell Wines Kelby James Russell Wines first began...

Kelby James Russell Wines Kelby James Russell Wines first began as a casual brainstorm at Red Newt Cellars, where owner and...

Kelby James Russell Wines Kelby James Russell Wines first began as a casual brainstorm at Red Newt Cellars, where owner and winemaker David Whiting suggested that a separate wine project Read...

The Tasting Room-Katie’s Story
The Tasting Room-Katie’s Story

Published on May 18, 2020

Katie Goodwin – Wine Club/Customer Relations Director Our...

Katie Goodwin – Wine Club/Customer Relations Director Our Story – Katie’s Story Katie has been a part of the...

Katie Goodwin – Wine Club/Customer Relations Director Our Story – Katie’s Story Katie has been a part of the Red Newt team for well over a decade, wearing many hats Read...

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From Farm to Cellar

Cool Climate, Cold Stabilization
Cool Climate, Cold Stabilization

Published on February 26, 2021

Winter Cellar Activity Mother Nature Helps Us Out You have probably...

Winter Cellar Activity Mother Nature Helps Us Out You have probably heard of cold stabilization in wine. You also may have...

Winter Cellar Activity Mother Nature Helps Us Out You have probably heard of cold stabilization in wine. You also may have heard that it is a way to clarify the Read More »

A FLX Story Part IV
A FLX Story Part IV

Published on December 13, 2020

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) Here...

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) Here is the next installment of Jamie Rubin’s harvest reflection....

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) Here is the next installment of Jamie Rubin’s harvest reflection. We hope you have enjoyed reading about his harvest experience. This Read More »

A FLX Story Part III
A FLX Story Part III

Published on December 12, 2020

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) We...

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) We continue to share with you the story of our harvest 2020 intern...

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) We continue to share with you the story of our harvest 2020 intern Jamie Rubin. This story first appeared as a Read More »

A FLX Story Part II
A FLX Story Part II

Published on December 11, 2020

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) We...

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) We continue to share with you the story of our harvest 2020 intern...

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) We continue to share with you the story of our harvest 2020 intern Jamie Rubin. This story first appeared as a Read More »

A FLX Story
A FLX Story

Published on December 1, 2020

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) When...

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) When you work in the wine industry, your life exists in rhythm...

A Harvest Reflection By Jamie Rubin (Harvest Intern 2020) When you work in the wine industry, your life exists in rhythm with the cycle of the vines and customers. All Read More »

Regarding Kabinett
Regarding Kabinett

Published on October 18, 2020

What is it? Red Newt Cellars Kabinett Explained Red Newt Cellars...

What is it? Red Newt Cellars Kabinett Explained Red Newt Cellars has produced a Lahoma Vineyard Riesling since 2009. The...

What is it? Red Newt Cellars Kabinett Explained Red Newt Cellars has produced a Lahoma Vineyard Riesling since 2009. The nature of the block has always lended itself to a Read More »

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Red Newt Live!

Live Tasting-Aged Riesling 2012 & 2013 Bullhorn Creek
Live Tasting-Aged Riesling 2012 & 2013 Bullhorn Creek

Published on July 8, 2020

In this live tasting, we dug deep into the cellar to pick some...

In this live tasting, we dug deep into the cellar to pick some wines that have aged beautifully! Today, we feature the 2012...

In this live tasting, we dug deep into the cellar to pick some wines that have aged beautifully! Today, we feature the 2012 Riesling – Bullhorn Creek Vineyard and 2013

Wine Stories – 2013 Pinot Gris Curry Creek Vineyard
Wine Stories – 2013 Pinot Gris Curry Creek Vineyard

Published on June 18, 2020

In this episode, the Red Newt team kicked back with a glass of...

In this episode, the Red Newt team kicked back with a glass of 2013 Pinot Gris Curry Creek. (Socially distanced in our respective...

In this episode, the Red Newt team kicked back with a glass of 2013 Pinot Gris Curry Creek. (Socially distanced in our respective homes, of course.)  Please feel free to Read...

Virtual Tasting – 2010 Riesling
Virtual Tasting – 2010 Riesling

Published on June 13, 2020

Red Newt Cellars Riesling – 2010 Sawmill Creek & 2010...

Red Newt Cellars Riesling – 2010 Sawmill Creek & 2010 Riesling (semi-dry) Our special guest for today’s tasting...

Red Newt Cellars Riesling – 2010 Sawmill Creek & 2010 Riesling (semi-dry) Our special guest for today’s tasting is Thomas Pastuszak. Thomas is the wine director for NoMad of New Read...

Wine Stories- 2017 Pinot Noir
Wine Stories- 2017 Pinot Noir

Published on June 11, 2020

Glacier Ridge Vineyards The Red Newt team was kicking back with...

Glacier Ridge Vineyards The Red Newt team was kicking back with a glass of 2017 Pinot Noir Glacier Ridge. (Socially distanced...

Glacier Ridge Vineyards The Red Newt team was kicking back with a glass of 2017 Pinot Noir Glacier Ridge. (Socially distanced in our respective homes, of course.) Please feel free Read...

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Red Newt Write…  tales of the Red Newt!

Wine Enthusiast – Best Finger Lakes Riesling!
Wine Enthusiast – Best Finger Lakes Riesling!

Published on May 5, 2021

“Nine Finger Lakes Rieslings Under $35” Tango Oaks Vineyard The...

“Nine Finger Lakes Rieslings Under $35” Tango Oaks Vineyard The geological diversity of the Finger Lakes Region’s vineyards...

“Nine Finger Lakes Rieslings Under $35” Tango Oaks Vineyard The geological diversity of the Finger Lakes Region’s vineyards are clearly expressed in the variety of Rieslings produced. The glaciers of

Wine for St. Patrick’s Day
Wine for St. Patrick’s Day

Published on March 17, 2021

Gewurztraminer or Riesling … The Irish Love Wine Too! Just...

Gewurztraminer or Riesling … The Irish Love Wine Too! Just because it is St. Patrick’s Day does not mean wine doesn’t...

Gewurztraminer or Riesling … The Irish Love Wine Too! Just because it is St. Patrick’s Day does not mean wine doesn’t have a place at your celebration. Too many in Read...

Anosmia – the Loss of Smell
Anosmia – the Loss of Smell

Published on March 2, 2021

A COVID-19 Reality The Wine Industry’s worst nightmare...

A COVID-19 Reality The Wine Industry’s worst nightmare We all have smells that ground us and bring us home. For me,...

A COVID-19 Reality The Wine Industry’s worst nightmare We all have smells that ground us and bring us home. For me, it was the smell of walking into my grandparents Read...

Goats, Tadpoles & Cheese!
Goats, Tadpoles & Cheese!

Published on February 16, 2021

A Virtual Tasting!! The ‘Whey-ward’ winemaker Part...

A Virtual Tasting!! The ‘Whey-ward’ winemaker Part II Join us for an evening where Winemakers and Cheesemakers...

A Virtual Tasting!! The ‘Whey-ward’ winemaker Part II Join us for an evening where Winemakers and Cheesemakers taste and talk about wine and cheese, and why they go together so Read...

A ‘Whey-ward’ Assistant Winemaker
A ‘Whey-ward’ Assistant Winemaker

Published on January 31, 2021

Meagz Goodwin learns about cheese!! Curiosity and the desire...

Meagz Goodwin learns about cheese!! Curiosity and the desire for adventure are often associated with the young at heart....

Meagz Goodwin learns about cheese!! Curiosity and the desire for adventure are often associated with the young at heart. Assistant winemaker Meagz Goodwin is naturally curious, loves new adventures and

Winter 2021
Winter 2021

Published on January 25, 2021

A look at the Beginning of a New Year We at Red Newt have spent...

A look at the Beginning of a New Year We at Red Newt have spent a significant amount of time trying to decide what our customers’...

A look at the Beginning of a New Year We at Red Newt have spent a significant amount of time trying to decide what our customers’ needs are right now Read More...

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