Recipe: Blackbird Red Wine Cranberry Sauce

Recipe: Blackbird Red Wine Cranberry Sauce

This dish is a mainstay at our family’s Thanksgiving dinner.  It is also the first of the leftovers to disappear, so you may want to double the recipe in order to have enough.   Blackbird Cranberry Sauce Adapted from Food & Wine magazine Preparation...

Noir Friday 2019

Celebrate “Noir” Friday at Silver Thread Friday, November 29, 2019 12-5pm In France, grapes used to make red wine are called black (“noir”) grapes.  Join us Friday, November 29, 2019, at Silver Thread Vineyard for a celebration of red wines.  Come as you...
Recipe: Chickpea, Mint and Parsley Spread

Recipe: Chickpea, Mint and Parsley Spread

February 18, 2019– We served this spread (which is basically a homemade hummus) at our Winter Winemaker Seminar last weekend.  So many people asked us for the recipe that we’re sharing it here.  It pairs wonderfully with Riesling.  Bon appetit! Chickpea,...
2018 Harvest Report

2018 Harvest Report

January 3, 2019–We will always remember the 2018 harvest, and probably not in a good way.  Many of our colleagues around the Finger Lakes have called it their most difficult harvest ever.  Extremely wet conditions, high incidence of rot in the fruit, and slow...

Preview Videos for Phenology Club December 2018

December 7, 2018–  Silver Thread wines can transport you to the beautiful shores of Seneca Lake, even when you live hundreds of miles away.  Join our Phenology Club and receive regular shipments of Silver Thread wine.  Subscriptions can be time-limited and make...
Lodi, NY Recovers Quickly from Flash Flooding

Lodi, NY Recovers Quickly from Flash Flooding

Southern Finger Lakes Area Received 5+ inches of Rain in a Few Hours August 16, 2018– Lodi, NY made the national news on Tuesday after more than 5 inches of rain fell in only a few hours, resulting in flash floods.  Lodi Point, Sheldrake Point, Caywood, Valois...