Dr. Dan's Signature Collection wines are made in a reserve style, using only the best handpicked grapes and fermented in small lots producing only 200 cases of each wine. This collection honors and celebrates the life of Dr. Dan Damianos and his contribution to Long Island Wine Country as one of its pioneers. The Damianos family is honored to have won the coveted 2021 Governer's Cup for The Dr Dans Gewurztraminer.
A traditional méthode champenoise sparkling wine made with Chardonnay & Pinot Noir.
The nose shows roses, ginger and allspice, while the palate is tangerine, apricot and pineapple. Serve this off-dry wine chilled with spicy foods, sea foods, poultry and soft, mild cheeses.
Praise for the 2019 vintage - 2021 Governors Cup, Best White Wine, Best Gewürztraminer, Platinum Medal - 96 pts - 2021 New York Wine Classic
Honeysuckle and citrus blossom on the nose with notes of mango and tropical fruits on the palate. A blend of Viognier, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc and Riesling. It's fresh acidity is perfect with appetizers, shellfish and light poultry. An excellent food wine.
90 pts - Robert Parker/Wine Advocate
Praise for the 2019 vintage - Best White Blend Vinifera - 94 pts - Gold Medal - 2021 New York Wine Classic