Time is Running Out!

31 Jul

We are now only **TEN** Days away from our Second Annual Old Fashioned Corn Roast! I can feel the excitement in the air! Have you marked your calendars? August 9th at 6:00pm! I hope you’ve got the date saved!!

The tents and tables have been reserved, catering by Dispenza’s Meat Market has been squared away, and local artist Savannah King has been booked as your entertainment for the evening!!

We *do* still have tickets available!! Online ticketing can be purchased up until the night before the event at our presale rate! Get yours for $25 now: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/old-fashioned-corn-roast-tickets-12011718373?aff=WordPressBlog

We will have limited quantities available at the door for $30 – but why wait? Presale orders will be entered in a drawing for a Free Vineyard Tour and Barrel Tasting, plus souvenir wine glasses!! Don’t miss out, you’ve gotta be in it to win it!

Questions? Call Danielle in the tasting room! (716) 731-3316
See you on the 9th!

Niagara Wine Trail to Hold 6th Annual Wine & Culinary Festival

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Originally posted on Niagara Wine Trail USA: Blog:

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June 24, 2014

Niagara County, NY – On July 26th and 27th the Niagara Wine Trail will hold their 6th annual Wine & Culinary Festival in Academy Park, located in the heart of the Village of Lewiston on Center Street. The wine festival has previously drawn thousands of wine lovers over the last five years to Lewiston seeking to enjoy wines from the Niagara Wine Trail USA wineries, and cuisine from local restaurants and vendors.

The Wine & Culinary Festival runs Saturday from 12pm – 7pm and Sunday from 12pm – 6pm. The opportunity to purchase bottles of wine and cider from the wineries will be available, along with a convenient wine pick-up service, which allows attendees to make purchases and pick them up as they exist the festival so their hands are free to taste and enjoy the culinary delights. Previous festivals have featured both…

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1 Jul

It’s Time!!

Tickets are live for our 2nd Annual Old Fashioned Corn Roast!

We have officially partnered with Dispenza’s Meat Market & Slaughterhouse again this year!! We’re so thankful to have them on board once again.  As those of you who were able to join us for last year’s fun already know, Frank & Rachel did a phenomenal job taking care of the food for us, and no one left with an empty belly!!  We’re looking forward to another successful night!

While we are still in the process of locking down a band, details will be available as soon as we have them, on our Facebook page!  Be sure to “like” us!  (and if you, or someone you know is part of a band and would like to come out and play that night, contact Danielle in the tasting room! longcliffwinery@gmail.com)

In the meantime, be sure to buy your tickets and reserve your spot at the event…  You won’t want to miss this! Get your tickets here:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/old-fashioned-corn-roast-tickets-12011718373#

Vineyard Tour & Barrel Tasting

28 Jun

Have you visited us on Facebook lately?!
We’re running a special offer for our Facebook fans for $10 Vineyard Tours and Barrel Tastings this summer- visit Facebook to “claim your offer” and then call us at the Tasting Room during regular hours to schedule your appointment!  (716) 731-3316

Tours are about an hour in length.  Please dress for the weather, and wear comfortable walking shoes- the vineyard can get muddy and heels aren’t your best bet!

Last year’s tours were a huge hit, if you didn’t have an opportunity to check one out (or you did & you loved it!) now’s your chance – availability is first come, first serve, now through August 31st!   Please bring printed Facebook offer with you on the day of your appointment!  And don’t forget to “share” so your friends can join in on the fun, too!

LCW Monthly Book Club – 2014 Reading List

23 Jun

Did you know Long Cliff plays host to a monthly book club?  Join us for a Free evening of wine tasting & literary discussion each month!
Check out our upcoming reading list:

  • JULY Meeting, 7/1 @ 6:00pm – Dandelion Wine, Ray Bradbury
  • AUGUST Meeting, 8/9 @ 5:00pm – Summer in a Glass, Evan Dawson – (*) NOTE: our 2nd annual corn roast will follow immediately after the meeting!!  RSVP on Facebook for more details, tickets will be available for sale July 1!
  • SEPTEMBER Meeting, 9/2 @ 6:00pm – The Vineyard, Barbara Delinsky
    • OCTOBER Meeting, 10/1 @ 6:00pm – The Harvest Gypsies, John Steinbeck
    • NOVEMBER Meeting, 11/1 @ 6:00pm – The Dark Vineyard, a Mystery on the French Countryside, Martin Walker
    • DECEMBER Meeting, 12/6 @ 6:00pm @ Woodcock Brothers Brewery – Christmas Beer, Don Russell

    Book Club is Free to all, must be 21+ to drink!!  We’d love to have you join us at an upcoming meeting!  See you at the next one?

    e-mail Danielle with questions: longcliffwinery@gmail.com 

    Save the Date!

    11 Jun

    Part barbecue.  Part bonfire.  Part Harvest Festival.

    You guessed it- we’re getting all the details into place for our 2nd Annual Old Fashioned Corn Roast!
    This year’s festivities will take place on Saturday, August 9th, with tickets available JULY 1st!

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    Please join us to relive our biggest event of the year!  We hope to bring even more fun, laughter and memories!

    Mark your calendars, and stay tuned for more details as they’re released!!

    See you August 9th!

    NEW Summer Hours!

    1 Jun

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    Starting today, June 1, our tasting room is open DAILY from 12pm-6pm (and Saturdays 10am-6pm!)
    To celebrate, we’re featuring a Daily Deal each day this week! Be sure to plan your visit accordingly!

    Monday 6/2 – 25% off 2011 Sauvignon Blanc
    Tuesday 6/3 – 30% off 2010 Riesling and 2010 Riesling Dry (we only have THREE bottles of the Dry Left!)
    Wednesday 6/4 – FREE Wine Tasting and Free Souvenir Glass!  (one per person)
    Thursday 6/5 – 30% off 2011 Pinot Noir

    Friday 6/6 - We will be closing EARLY to celebrate Don (Grandpa) and Shelley’s Marriage!! Stop in from 12pm-4pm for 30% off ALL wine Purchases!

    Stop out and keep us company in the Tasting Room this week (:

    Here Comes the Sun

    15 Mar

    The storm will pass. The spring will come.

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    “Patience is bitter, but it’s fruit is sweet.” - Jean-Jaques Rosseau

    Did Somebody say Chocolate?!

    9 Jan

    Facebook, E-mails for work, Hulu, Candy Crush… We’re all so glued to our electronic devices!  (I’ll admit it!  I’m guilty too!) Did you make a resolution to actually sit down and READ something in the new year?  Maybe it’s time you check out our Wino’s Book Club!!

    This awesome group meets in Long Cliff’s tasting room at 6pm on the FIRST of each month.  The books are selected from a wide variety of different genres on a rotating basis.  Share some wine, eat some food, and talk about a great book with friends?!  Count me in!

    In FEBRUARY, we’re indulging our sweet tooth with “Chocolate: A Bittersweet Sage of Dark & Light” by Mort Rosenblum!  (Just in time for our February CHOCOLATE Event on the Niagara Wine Trail, February 14-16!  Spend the weekend with your sweetheart sampling wine paired with chocolates from a local chocolatier.  Get your tickets at www.niagarawinetrail.org

    In this scintillating narrative, acclaimed foodie Mort Rosenblum delves into the complex world of chocolate… He visits cacao plantations; meets with growers, buyers, makers, and tasters; and investigates the dark side of the chocolate trade as well as the enduring appeal of its product. Engaging, entertaining, and revealing, Chocolate: A Bittersweet Saga of Dark and Light is an intriguing foray into this “food of the gods.”

    All are welcome- we’d love to see you at our next meeting, so come out and join the fun!  Long Cliff supplies the wine, you supply the laughter!

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    Upcoming Reads:

    February 1st Meeting, 6pm:  Chocolate: a Bittersweet Saga of Dark & Light, by Mort Rosenblum  - bring your favorite chocolate to share (;

    March 1st Meeting, 6pm:  The Sauvignon Secret, by Ellen Crosby

    April 1st Meeting, 6pm:  Judgement of Paris, by George M. Taber

    May 1st Meeting, 6pm:  Women of the Vine, by Deborah Brenner

    June 1st Meeting, 6pm:  Wine and War, by Don & Petie Kladstrup

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    Hennepin Red

    4 Jan

    Hennepin Red

    Our Sweet Hennepin Red is here! Reserves should be released soon, but in the meantime, stop by and keep warm with the newest wine in our collection!

    New WINTER hours (in effect until April 30th) are Friday & Saturday from 10am-6pm and Sunday from 12pm-6pm.
    Open weekdays by appointment only.

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