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Castello di Borghese / Hargrave Vineyard

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Good wine, great tour!

My wife and I stop here on most of our winery visits to the North Fork. We very much enjoy their... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Rockaway Park, New York
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Glad we stopped in on Saturday before Valentine’s Day

We decided to visit Borghese as it was the 1st winery in the area and they really kicked off the... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Montclair, New Jersey
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“pinot noir”(11 reviews)
“great wine”(7 reviews)
“long island”(7 reviews)
Tucked away on the North Fork of Long Island's Bordelaise microclimate, this estate vineyard has fermented vintage after vintage of critically acclaimed wines.
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Route 48, Cutchogue, NY 11935
+1 516-734-5158
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stop here on most of our winery visits to the North Fork. We very much enjoy their white Pinot, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. The tasting room is small but staff is usually very knowledgeable and wines are worth the wait. This...More

Thank shasta2088
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We decided to visit Borghese as it was the 1st winery in the area and they really kicked off the industry in Long Island. Both of the staff at the tasting bar shared the history of the Hargrave origins and transition to Borghese. We very...More

Thank DavefromNJ
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Known for Pinot noir hence truck out front, which was my favorite part for photos, yet Pinot wasn't even good Wine guy was very uppity; no smiles. Tastings are $25 for good and $15 for ok wines and $4 for 1 taste of a dessert...More

Thank Millerdes
Reviewed 10 October 2017

After a poor experience at Bedell's and a better one at McCall, we were really hoping this vinyard would "get it". Happy to report that they did! There were several tasting areas with good pouring spots. We ended up in the main room with one...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We had a wonderful afternoon at Castello di Borghese! The staff were so friendly, knowledgeable and really wanted us to relax and enjoy the wine. And the wine was wonderful! My husband did the Estate tasting while I did the Reserve tasting and we truly...More

Thank Trish S
Reviewed 20 September 2017

A long established winery with excellent wine and knowledgeable staff. The Pinot Noir 2014 select was great. The Rose of Merlot had a well- balanced dry finish. The Rose of Pinot Noir has a tart finish, giving it an odd taste. Maybe grapefruit? The Rose...More

Thank troischiennuit
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We were just in the area for a few hours and decided to stop in for a quick visit and are so happy we did! What a delightful afternoon we had.....The property is beautiful, the staff so knowledgeable, friendly and happy to share the history...More

Thank christmas152
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the wines and the lovely setting with amiable hosts. Old world charm meets youthful exuberance! Not to be missed!

Thank Gioiadipaolo
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We were visiting family on Long Island and decided to do some wine touring on the North Fork. I chose this vineyard because it was the first one on Long Island in 1973 when it was under Hargrave and then bought by the Borghese family...More

Thank p0rt0bell0
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I have been to almost every vineyards tour. This one exceeds in many ways. The history of vineyards on Long Island starts at this winery. You will hear the whole history. You also learn every step of winemaking in great detail. I learned quite a...More

Thank mwacker7
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4 December 2016|
Response from DaveS1942 | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure. It was not expensive for the tasting.