Dennis McDermott, owner of The Riverhead Project, said the downtown eatery is closed for good. (Credit: Vera Chinese)
The Riverhead Project, the downtown eatery widely heralded as a milestone in the revitalization of Riverhead, has gone out of business, according to the restaurant’s owner. (more…)
Jaclyn Van Bourgondien examined hops at Farm to Pint in Peconic. (Credit: Vera Chinese)
Hops farming, once prolific in New York State, has been making a comeback on the East End as farmers like Jaclyn Van Bourgondien and Andrew Tralka experiment with growing the ingredient, which is necessary to offset the sweetness of malt sugars in beer. (more…)
The Riverhead Project in downtown Riverhead. (Credit: File Photo)
The Riverhead Project has temporarily closed its doors after hitting a legal snag that inadvertently rendered its tax ID number and liquor license invalid, according to the restaurant’s owner. (more…)
Pindar Vineyards proprietor “Dr. Dan” Damianos (in purple sweater) hosts a barrel tasting and behind-the-scenes tour for Pindar Wine Club members. (Credit: Courtesy photo)
Herodotus Damianos, a medical doctor, North Fork wine pioneer and the founder of Pindar Vineyards, Long Island’s biggest wine producer, died Monday, according to a family spokesman. He was 82.
Read more about his life on northforker.com.
A pair of beer lovers enjoying the day. (Credit: Vera Chinese photos)
Thousands of people sampled brews from as far away as Germany and as near as Greenport at the North Fork Craft, Beer, BBQ & Wine Festival at Peconic Bay Winery on Saturday.
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Credit: Photos by Vera Chinese
More than 150 people held out tiny cups adorned with the Polish eagle to sample eastern Long island’s fine craft beer at the inaugural Summer Beer Tasting Festival in Riverhead on Saturday.
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Fireworks over Shelter Island. (Credit: Eleanor P. Labrozzi)
Looking to celebrate the nation’s birthday on the North Fork this year? The northforker Independence Day guide has got you covered.
The North Fork will be festooned with red, white and blue this weekend as people celebrate Independence Day with music, fireworks and parades.
For a roundup of planned festivities read the full post on northforker.com