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Thrillist has called Long Island Wine Country “just as good as Napa.” And yet for most people this top tier wine country remains one of America’s best kept secrets.
The North Fork Crush Wine & Artisanal Food Festival is returning to Long Island. The Duck Walk Vineyards will host the festival on Saturday, June 25, 2022. It offers you a choice of two sessions. The afternoon session runs from 12 pm to 3 pm and the evening session is from 4 pm to 7 pm.
You can enjoy selections from North Fork’s best wineries. Enjoy fine wines from around the corner and around the world.
This is an outdoor festival with large tents protecting you from the elements. Experience lovely vineyard views in the glorious outdoor setting. Live music will add to the festive atmosphere.
You’ll receive a complimentary Crush Wine XP custom tasting glass and a wine tote. Sample 100+ wines and spirits from Long Island Wine Country and other wineries and distilleries from around the country and around the world.
Wineries & Distilleries
Participating Long Island wineries include
- Bridge Lane Wines
- Clovis Pointe
- Chronicle Wines
- Vineyards & Winery
- Harbes Vineyards
- Duck Walk Vineyards
- Lieb Cellars
- Maiden + Liberty
- Peconic Bay Vineyards
- Pindar Vineyards
- WA Meadwerks
Other wineries and distilleries include
- 90+ Cellars
- 1857 Spirits
- Coopers Daughter Spirits
- Don Tony Perez Wines
- Four Fights Distilling
- Laureate Imports
- Large Twins Winery
- Mengler Family Wines
- Provence Rose Group
- The Long Drink
- Springbrook Hollow Farm Distillery
- Upstate Vodka by Sauvage
There will also be food sampling from artisanals food makers from Long Island and beyond. You can nibble along with the sipping. You’ll also receive a gourmet food box with 3 cheeses, 3 charcuteries, hummus, vegetables, fig jam, crackers and more.
Artisanal food purveyors include
- Althea’s Tropical Delights
- The Cookie Shop
- Perfect Blends
- Salsa Di Parma
- Saucy Rascals
You’ll be sampling wine at a working vineyard and you’ll have an opportunity to speak with wine professionals. You can ask them any questions you may have about the wine making process or about food pairings. Learn the tasting notes so you can understand each varietal’s flavor characteristics and other unique insights.
If you find something you like during the sampling, you can purchase wine and spirits by the bottle or the case. The artisanal food makers will have full size food products available for purchase.
Are you looking for a way to save money on this great festival? Click here and you can save $10 (20% discount) on this ticket.
Southold is on Long Island. It is within 30 miles of Mastic Beach, Ridge, Shirley, Waterford, New London, Groton and East Haven. Southold is 86 miles from New York City, 87 miles from Jersey City, 94 miles from Newark and 114 miles from Boston.