Ticker: North Fork in the news

Photo by Barbaraellen Koch | Bedell Cellars' assistant winemaker Seferino Cotzojay was profiled in The Suffolk Times and The Wall Street Journal this week.

Photo by Barbaraellen Koch | Bedell Cellars’ assistant winemaker Seferino Cotzojay was profiled in The Suffolk Times and The Wall Street Journal this week.

The North Fork made news in a few places off our Island. As always, you can get your fill of North Fork and Shelter Island news from The Suffolk Times, Riverhead News-Review and Shelter Island Reporter.

—Freda Moon’s piece in The New York Times “Looking for the Hamptons? Go the Other Way” took a three-day tour of food and wine across the North Fork, visiting a range of local restaurants, wineries and farm stands. The author was also shown some off the off the beaten path highlights by Peter Pace.

—Boston-based travel blog hopperblog.com make a visit to Greenport. They covered a number of North Fork restaurants, vineyards and other attractions in the piece “Small Town Spotlight: Greenport.

—Wall Street Journal writer Lettie Teague profiled Seferino Cotzojay, assistant winemaker at Bedell Cellars in “Long Road to Long Island’s North Fork.” Mr. Cotzojay was also featured in this week’s The Suffolk Times.

—In another Wall Street Journal piece, writer Ralph Gardner Jr. talks with Sea Tow captain Joe Frohnhoefer in “A Helping Hand at Sea.”