Beluga whales, kids in Wine Country and hidden gems: Week in Review

Anna Thompson walks along the vines at Roanoke Vineyards in this photo from 2013. (Credit: Lenn Thompson)

Anna Thompson, daughter of wine writer Lenn Thompson, walks along the vines at Roanoke Vineyards in this photo from 2013. (Credit: Lenn Thompson)

Here are the eight most-read stories this week on northforker.com. To keep up with food, wine, real estate and lifestyle on the North Fork, follow us @northforker1 on Twitter.

8. Chef Robby Beaver has the most awesome strawberry lemonade recipe (alcoholic and virgin).

7. Check out these cool outdoor showers from North Fork homeowners.

6. East End wedding caterers are moving into a Southold storefront.

5. The North Fork is home to some of the cutest post offices.

4. Five cool spots to grab a cocktail on the North Fork.

3. Heading to Long Island Wine Country with the kiddies are in tow? Here are 5 tips to make it a successful trip.

2. These are some of our favorite “off the beaten path” restaurants.

1. A trio of beluga whales was spotted near Shoreham Beach. No one has reported seeing them further east.