Hudson River Valley Wineries

This blog is dedicated to news, events, profiles and reviews of fine food and wine in the Hudson River Valley. We especially feature and spotlight the burgeoning wineries of the Hudson River Region. We accept and will relay information about releases, events, festivals and any toher happening related to food and wine in the Hudson River Valley. Send pertitnent information to

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Carlo DeVito is a long time wine lover, and author of books and magazine articles. He is the author of Wineries of the East Coast. He has traveled to wine regions in California, Canada, up and down the east coast, France, Spain and Chile. He has been a published executive for more than 20 years. He shepherded the wine book program of Wine Spectator as well as worked with Kevin Zraly, Oz Clarke, Matt Kramer, Tom Stevenson, Evan Dawson, Greg Moore, Howard Goldberg, and many other wine writers. He has also published Salvatore Calabrese, Jim Meehan, Clay Risen, and Paul Knorr. Mr. DeVito is the inventor of the mini-kit which has sold more than 100,000,000 copies world wide. He has also publisher such writers as Stephen Hawking, E. O Wilson, Philip Caputo, Gilbert King, James McPherson, John and Mary Gribbin, Thomas Hoving, David Margolick, Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., John Edgar Wideman, Stanley Crouch, Dan Rather, Dee Brown, Susie Bright, and Eleanor Clift. He is also the owner of Hudson-Chatham Winery, co-founder of the Hudson Berkshire Beverage Trail, and president of the Hudson Valley Wine Country.

Saturday, June 04, 2011

Shawangunk Unveils New Logo & Passport FOR 2011

From the Shawangunk Trail:

Our New Brochure & Passport
Our New brochure with Passport Program is here! Once you have your new brochure, tuck it in your bag or car so it is always with you, just in case you take a detour to one of our 11 wineries. The next time you purchase a tasting at one of the wine trail wineries, have it stamped (stamps will not be given during wine trail events) then tuck it away again until you have all 11 stamps. Make sure you fill in the information on the first page, turn in the passport at your last winery visit for an opportunity to win a fabulous trip to the Hudson Valley.

Sample Prize Package*
Complimentary Wine Tastings at all 11 wineries

2-night compliments of
Cromwell Manor House
Cornwall NY

9-Holes of Golf for Two
Winding Hills Golf Course
Montgomery NY

Dinner At
Landmark Inn
Warwick NY

Sunday Brunch at
Glenmere Mansion
Chester NY

Other great drawings may include:
A Two Night Stay at
Fox Hill Bed & Breakfast
New Paltz NY

A Two Night Stay at
Buttermilk Falls Inn & Spa
Milton NY

A Hudson River Dance or Dinner Cruise on the
River Rose
Newburgh NY

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