Long Islanders have become spoiled with how many quality vineyards and wineries are located nearby. Besides Napa Valley, Long Island wine country has slowly been making a name for itself with vineyards like Macari and Jamesport. In fact, the East End has become one of the most recognizable regions in the entire country because of its out-of-this-world wines.
In addition to beautiful beach towns famous for fresh seafood, vibrant art scenes and fashionable shopping destinations, Long Island’s East End is covered in sprawling vineyards that produce over 500,000 cases of wine each year. A while back, we wrote a blog detailing which of those vineyards are the best. Now, we’re sharing which specific types of Long Island wine are our favorites, and what you’ll want to pair with them.
Going wine tasting and enjoying the beautiful scenery at the vineyards that stretch across Long Island’s North Fork is a perfect weekend activity for any time of year. All Island has a list of the best Long Island vineyards for you!