By Kaitlynn Miller | June 2, 2017 | Food & Drink
From food-friendly chardonnays to exotic blends, we’ve rounded up the most notable white wines on the East End for any summertime gathering.
2016 Pinot Grigio, Duck Walk Vineyards ($19). 44535 Main Road, Southold, 765-3500
A perfect companion for light seafood and salads, this pinot grigio, replete with hints of peach and grapefruit, is a must-have at your next luncheon or cocktail party.
2015 Palmer Vineyards Albariño, Palmer Vineyards ($22). Hamptons Wine Shoppe, 62 Sunset Ave., Westhampton Beach, 288-4272
Bring a touch of Spain to your East End backyard this season with this albariño wine containing crisp apple, sweet peach, and a hint of orange peel.
Perle Chardonnay 2015, Wölffer Estate Vineyards ($30). wolffer.com
A classic look and taste, this food-friendly chardonnay is essential at your next elegant affair.
2015 Reserve Pinot Blanc, Lieb Cellars ($22). 13050 Oregon Road, Cutchogue, 734-1100
The next time you’re serving fresh oysters, be sure to include this pinot blanc on the table. A signature wine of Lieb Cellars, this vino contains mineral notes and sugared lemon peels with a hint of sea spray at the finish.
Summer in a Bottle White 2016, Wölffer Estate Vineyards ($24). wolffer.com
Boasting a combination of ripe fruits, this lush white wine tastes as fresh and vibrant as its bottle looks. Grab your friends, a blanket, and hangout poolside with a wine that truly lives up to its name.
2014 Amapola Creek Chardonnay, Jos. Belli Vineyards ($40). Hamptons Wine Shoppe, 62 Sunset Ave., Westhampton Beach, 288-4272
Bottled in the heart of California’s wine region, this golden, invigorating chardonnay goes perfect with a warm, summer night by the beach.
Taste White 2015, Bedell Cellars ($50). 36225 Main Road, Cutchogue, 734-7537
Mixing albariño, chardonnay, sauvignon blanc, and viognier, taste white is a captivating blend made for the adventurous wine drinker. Set this out at your next soirée and guests are sure to be intrigued.
Photography Courtesy of Duck Walk; Hamptons Wine Shoppe; Lieb Cellars; Wolffer Estate; Bedell Cellars
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