Tug Hill Vineyards wine cellar offers an array of unique seasonal gifts. Hand painted wine glasses, baskets, totes, cooking accessories, pottery, wine racks, hats and casual clothing are just a few of the items you will find on display.
Sample the award-winning wines and perhaps take a tour of the winery or vineyard. Or just relax with a glass of wine and some light fare on the terrace or the screened in porch overlooking the picturesque vineyard and Black River Valley.
Marquette……. Grown here at Tug Hill Vineyard this grape produces a complex semi-dry wine with attractive ruby color, pronounced tannins, and desirable notes of cherry, berry, black pepper, and spice on both nose and palate. Pairs well with steak, lamb, and other hearty dishes.
LaCrescent……. Is a new and exciting French American hybrid, grown here at Tug Hill Vineyards. With a perfect balance of sweetness and natural acidity, its lush flavors and enticing aromas of citrus and pineapple make this Riesling style wine a winner. Pairs best with poultry and seafood. Serve chilled.
43 Lat Blush……. Is a unique blush wine with a new composition every vintage, varying blends of cold hardy grapes grown here in the foothills of the Adirondack mountains. With enticing aromas of tropical fruit this refreshing wine pairs best with turkey, pork, and Asian foods. Perfect for a picnic, served chilled.
43 Lat Red……. Is a full-bodied red wine made from the award winning Marquette grape. Enhanced by “noble rot”, these dehydrated grapes produce very concentrated sugars. The honey and spice characteristics associated with these grapes make this semi dry wine a unique experience.
43 Lat White……..Is a Tug Hill Vineyards exclusive blend made from cold hardy grapes grown here on the Tug Hill Plateau. This wine has fresh fruit aromas suggestive of apricot and citrus. Its balance of fruit and acidity results in a refreshing semi dry white wine. Serve this delightful wine chilled w/ poultry or seafood.
The Sweeter Side Rosé…….Full of luscious fruity flavors this surprising combination of Frontenac and Frontenac Gris makes a delightful semi sweet rosé wine. A great sipping wine for the sweeter palate or serve it up chilled with burgers or a pizza. Perfect for a summer picnic!
Bodacious Blueberry… This semi-sweet pure blueberry wine made from locally grown blueberries makes a wonderful spritzer, or try adding it to champagne for a Blueberry Mimosa.
Raspberry Rhapsody...A delightful blend of white wine and raspberry wine made with raspberries grown right here at Tug Hill Vineyards. With a wonderful raspberry aroma, this wine starts out sweet but quickly balances out leaving you with a distinct tartness that all wine drinkers love. Serve chilled with chocolate or cheesecake!
White Out …….. One of our Blizzard series, this oaked ruby red wine is made from locally grown Frontenac grapes. A semi-dry wine it boasts a distinctive cherry aroma and inviting palette of blackberry and plum. Pairs well with pork, pasta, venison, or summer fare. Serve chilled or as is.
Lake Effect……. Is made from grapes grown here at Tug Hill Vineyards where the average annual snowfall is over 200 inches! This bountiful snow is caused by cold dry air moving across Lake Ontario picking up moisture and then dumping onto the Tug Hill Plateau. Thus the name “Lake Effect”. The newest addition to our Blizzard series is sure to please the sweeter palate
Tail Light Red…. A sweet red wine made from Frontenac grapes grown right here on Tug Hill. Sweet and sassy, this fruity wine balances aromas of cherry and blackberry with a clean crisp finish. Best served chilled, great with pizza, wings or burger.
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