New York Wines: Best Buys with Dan Belmont
October 30 | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
It is always a great time to get more for your money, and these New York wineries deliver the goods. New York wineries produce a myriad of world-class, quality wines that are impressive on their own, but even more remarkable when paired with food. For those looking to score a great bottle of wine at a great price, just in time to ‘taste test’ before the holidays, these New York Wine ‘Best Buys’ are for you. The wines featured on this seminar are all priced under $30 (many under $20) per bottle, highlighting some of the best value wines that New York State has to offer.
▸ Brotherhood Winery, B Sparkling Rose
▸ Chronicle Wines, 2016 As If “Courage” Rosé
▸ Fox Run Vineyards, 2018 Lemberger
▸ Lamoreaux Landing, 2018 Dry Riesling
▸ Lieb Cellars, 2019 Bridge Lane Red Blend
▸ Swedish Hill Winery, 2019 Blue Waters Gewurztraminer
About the Moderator:
Dan has spent hundreds of classroom hours thrilling guests with wine & cheese education on both sides of the Atlantic. From the restaurant floor to festivals, television & radio – Dan shares his passion and curiosity for the world of wine and aims to inspire his guests to start their own life-long journey of wine appreciation. He fell in love with wine visiting the Finger Lakes wine region in New York State and has since worked as a brand ambassador and hospitality consultant for several notable Finger Lakes producers and the statewide industry, as well as a judge at the New York State Wine Classic in 2019.
Dan is a certified American Wine Expert and holds the Level 3 certification in Wines & Spirits from the WSET. He led the education departments of NYC’s famed Murray’s Cheese, the largest artisan cheese retailer in the US, and Bedales of Borough, a trio of London wine bars inspired by market-driven fare. Dan currently lives in London with his wife, where he is the Wine Ambassador for Liebherr UK, and proudly supports a variety of international trade associations and producers as a presenter, educator & judge. His decade-plus of experience is the engine behind his latest work – goodwinexgoodpeople.com – now shipping personalised mixed cases UK-wide!