Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Oz Clarke on Long Island With Richard Olsen-Harbich at Bedell Cellars

Oz Clarke, renowned wine expert and writer visited with one of Long Island's best winemakers, Richard Olsen-Harbich at Bedell cellars. While there he toured the vineyards, did barrel tastings, and gave a lecture on wine and led a wine tasting of Long Island wines featuring Bedell Cellars.

Oz is touring New York state promoting New York wines, and his three new books. Clarke has published three new books with Sterling Publishing, including The Oz Clarke Wine Guide 2011, Grapes and Wines (a revision of his classic text), and his newest book, Let Me Tell You About Wine.

Always informative and entertaining, Clarke wowed the Long Island faithful.

Olsen-Harbich, one of the east coast's most adventurous winemakers, impressed Clarke with his newest wines and plans, as well as with Bedell's classic merlots.