10/17/14 9:00am

Yesenia Vasquez of East Meadow sips a 2008 Grapes of Roth RieslingĀ at Roanoke Vineyards in Riverhead.

We at northforker believe wine tasting experiences are as individualized as the tasters themselves.

Local tasting room managers often tell their customers that tastes and smells are incredibly subjective. Some suggest closing your eyes and letting your senses take in what they may.

Here is our glossary of tasting terms and we hope they help guide you through your next winery tour: (more…)