Shinn Estate Vineyards
2000 Oregon Rd. Mattituck, NY 631-804-0367
Winery: Tastings $14 for 4 wines; Spirits: $15 tasting; $7 extra for a for Julius Drover tasting; $24-$75 per bottle.Special features: Outdoor Seating Description:
WINERY: Specialties First Fruit Sauvignon Blanc; Coalescence, a blend of Sauvignon Blanc and chardonnay; Wild Boar Doe, a blend of merlot, cabernet franc, cabernet sauvignon, petit verdot and Malbec; Nine Barrels, a reserve merlot. Patio seating available for tastings.
SPIRITS: Eau de Vie, Grappa, Julius Drover Apple Brandy, Julius Drover Alembic Brandy
Call for wine club information. No outside food, beverage or buses. Limos by reservations. Group of 6 or more, reserve. Leashed dogs welcome.
Shinn Estate Vineyards has a working philosophy of low-impact, sustainable farming. Since its first planting in 2000, husband-and-wife team and former restaurateurs David Page and Barbara Shinn have integrated organic, biodynamic and holistic practices in their fields. Events Vineyard walks and winery tours, also self-guided walks Mon.-Fri. through November (check website for additional dates). Guided winery and barrel cellar tours, 2:30 p.m. weekends reserve.
There is also a bed-and-breakfast on premise and the property is available for weddings and other special events.Hours:
10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Thur., 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun., May 1-Jan. 1; 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun.-Thur., and 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Fri. and Sat. Jan. 2-Apr. 30.