3
2
3
1
1
2
around
town
>>
go to
to see more photos and local NY events coverage
August 2013
Beverage Media
75
SMWE LAUNCHES ANEW RIESLING
TO SOUTHERN SALES FORCE
On June 12
th
, Wendy Stuckey, winemaker for Ste.
Michelle Wine Estates’ white wines, presented a
launch event to introduce the Southern Wine & Spir-
its of New York sales force to SMWE's new entries
into the local market. Guests enjoyed learning about
Anew Riesling and O Wines.
1.
Back: Rodolfo Bobini, SMWE; Keith Gosda, SMWE;
Justice Figueras, SMWE; Matt Munn, SWS; Billy Regan, SWS
Front: Audrey Herd-Smith, SMWE; Stacy Lilli, O Wines;
Wendy Stuckey, Chateau Ste Michelle; Caitlyn LuBell, SMWE;
Isabelle Bricout, SMWE; and Brian Strauss, SMWE
2.
Brett Ballweg, Gary Correa, Greg Dichiara and Alex Basso, SWS
3.
Caitlyn LuBell, Martin M., Keith Gosda, Brian Strauss and Matt Munn
KNOB CREEK & CHEF MICHAEL SYMON
DO ROOFTOP PIG ROAST
This past June, members of the media were invited
to Ramscale Studios for a feast with chef Michael
Symon, Knob Creek Bourbon and meat purveyor
Pat LaFrieda. Featuring a bourbon-based pig as the
pièce de la résistance, the evening also included a
menu and cocktails created by Symon as well as an
intimate bourbon tasting with Beam Bourbon Am-
bassador Adam Harris.
Adam Harris, Pat LaFrieda and Michael Symon
Photograph by Peter Doyle
Wines from Crete Impress NYC
Women enologists were well represented at a June
5
th
tasting hosted by Wines of Crete in New York City.
Twenty producers from Crete’s Heraklion Vintners
Association presented their wines to the trade. While
most were seeking importers, seven currently sell in
the U.S. Crete is the largest wine region of Greece,
with many indigenous grapes.
1.
Calliope Volitaki, Idaia Winery; Maria Titakis, Titakis Winery; and
Maria Tamiolaki, Tamiolakis Winery
2.
Nikky Paterianaki of Domaine Paterianakis; Emmanuelle Paterianaki
of Domaine Paterianakis; Cathleen Burke-Visscher of Wine Works &
Co.; Terry Seal of Golden Ram Imports
3.
Nicos Miliarakis - Director of the Heraklion Vintners Association/Wines
of Crete (owner of MINOS Milarakis Winery ); Apostoles Digbasanis,
Greek Trade Commissioner in New York; George Iliopoulos, Greek
Consul General; Nikos Papaconstantinou, Greek Press Counselor;
Ted Manousakis - Owner of Nostos Wines
1...,65,66,67,68,69,70,71,72,73,74 76,77,78,79,80,81,82,83,84,85,...92