After only about an inch of
wine rain over the summer, Long Island's East End has endured at least a foot of the wet stuff in just the past seven days.
The result -- water-covered roads, some vine damage...and very few tasting room visitors yesterday as Beau, Kori and I visited four of the six tasting rooms we had planned.
I guess no matter how hard you try to stick to an itinerary, talking to owners/winemakers/tasting room staff always results in extended, and enjoyable, stays.
I'm sure you can expect a more complete write up in the coming days (from by me and Beau) but I'll cleanse your palate with a couple pictures: