Long Island Winemaking Experience

Be a Winemaker For a Day During this Wine Tasting and Vineyard Tour

About This Experience

General Information hide

Head out to the North Fork of Long Island for your chance to be a Winemaker for a Day! This four-hour Winemaking Adventure for two takes place in Peconic, New York at the beautiful Sannino’s Bella Vita Vineyard.

You and your guest will have the opportunity to create your own custom bottle of wine as you learn about life as a vintner. The fun begins as soon as you arrive at the Vineyard. You will be greeted by your friendly and knowledgeable Guide who will lead you on a tour of this Long Island Vinery and provide you with an overview of the entire winemaking process. Throughout the experience you will have the opportunity to taste a variety of Long Island varietals including Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay and more. You will then work with your Guide to create your very own custom blend as you enjoy lunch.

From the vine to wine, you will discover why Long Island is home to some of America’s trendiest vineyards. This hands-on winemaking experience makes a truly unique gift for friends and family!

Where It's Located hide

  • Peconic, New York

Who Is Included hide

The Long Island Winemaking Experience Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for two participants. You will be joined by additional couples during the experience.

This experience is not suitable for additional guests or spectators.

When It Is Offered hide

The Winemaker for the Day is offered select weekends year-round, subject to availability. Reservations are typically scheduled to begin at 12:00 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The North Fork Vineyard Tour and Winemaking Experience has a total duration of approximately 4 hours.

Weather hide

The Winemaking on Long Island take place in all weather conditions.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, flat rubber-soled shoes are recommended for this culinary adventure. Please do not wear open-toed shoes or high heels.

Additional Information hide

The Winemaking Experience takes place in Peconic, New York on the North Fork of Long Island at the Sannino's Bella Vita Vineyard. Participants will go home with a bottle of their own custom blended wine. Additional bottles may be purchased at $30 a bottle.


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Long Island Winemaking Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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