Tasting with two time James Beard winner Rajat Parr and Evening Land Wines of Willamette Valley, featuring the acclaimed “La Source” Chardonnay and Seven Springs Pinot Noir plus Domaine de la Côte “Bloom’s Field” Pinot Noir from his project in Santa Barbara. Raj is a former sommelier, partner with Michael Mina RN74 restaurants and co-founder […]

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Burgundy Tasting with Domaine Jessiaume winemaker William Waterkeyn and Megan McClune, Domaine Director, both alums of Domaine Alex Gambal.  Featuring Village and Premier Cru wines of Domaine Jessiaume, a jewel in Santenay. What a treat to offer a taste of Burgundy alongside farmstead cheese & charcuterie, and a chance to introduce others to this lovely […]

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Our annual Champagne tasting with Veuve Clicquot Cellar Master, Dominique Demarville, featuring Brut Yellow label, Brut Rosé NV and Brut La Grande Dame 2006, paired with artisanal cheese & charcuterie.  This is a rare opportunity to share the champagnes of Veuve Clicquot with the winemaker and take home a signed bottle to gift or keep.  […]

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Nantucket Wine Fest is very special to me.  My husband been an organizer since the very beginning and through NWF, I have met amazing people, sipped oh-so-fine wine and had some incredible experiences… Great Wines in Grand Homes Burgundy dinners…DRC & Comte de Vogue with Eric Asimov at La Fete…divine wine & cheese pairings with […]

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While one can have a wine tour of Spain via the tapas bars of Barcelona (which we most certainly did), nothing beats standing in the vineyard with a winemaker in understanding a wine. Much of our travel to wine regions is appointment driven; each year we go to Napa & Sonoma,  Paso & Santa Barbara, […]

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NWF 2014!! Today begins the 2014 Nantucket Wine Festival.  As always, we are terribly excited for the opening champagne toast and the events to come, such as seminars with Eric Asimov, wine critic for the NY Times, and  Ihsan Gurdal of Formaggio Kitchen in Boston & NYC.  The Harbor Gala is 4 hours of food […]

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Et-NA!  Et-NA!  Et-NA!  Yes, I drank the kool-aid, the grape kool-aid, if you will, and I have now joined the wild pack of Etna-obsessed wine lovers.  Specifically, the red grape Nerello Mascalese and white Carricante.  These are the indigenous varietals of Sicily’s Mt. Etna, now an official D.O.C. (Denominazione di Origine Controllata, ie. appellation) and […]

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clothing & accessories…wine & cheese…home & gifts… 4 Easy Street – Nantucket www.currentVintage.com In This Issue: Stay Connected with cV! cV in NYC Store Hours Wine Festival Central NWF Tastings at cV NWF Deals! Boarding House Bash Stay connected with currentVintage for fashion & wine updates, special deals, events & more! (life)style&terroir Tasting Wines… MONTEVERRO […]

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The Nantucket Wine Festival hosted Preview/press parties in Boston and New York this Spring and currentVintage was along for both…The Boston event was held at GRILL 23 on an early April afternoon and was filled with Chefs from around the city (such as Lydia Shire), NWF  trade partners, Nantucketers and, of course, press.  Mark Goldweitz, […]

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It was an epic blur.  The 16th annual Nantucket Wine Festival began on Wednesday, May 16 with a Veuve Clicquot champagne reception on the deck of the White Elephant hotel on Nantucket Harbor, and persisted day and evening through the Grand tasting on Sunday afternoon.  As wonderful as the festival is each year, it is […]

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