Two Truths & A Lie – Alicia Ekeler


1) I placed first in a wedding cake design contest in New York City.

2) I was valedictorian of my high school graduating class.

3) I failed the high school Chemistry regents exam. Twice.

Can you guess the lie?! Ask Alicia this weekend in the tasting room!

Alicia Ekeler

Director of Tasting Rooms

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From a Chef’s Perspective: Why you should make short ribs for Christmas dinner


It’s just around the corner, can you feel it?! I know some of you are starting to compile grocery lists, gather recipes and maybe even freaking out a little. I can assure you that even trained chefs experience the somewhat panickly pre-holiday feeling when planning a Christmas dinner. This year, I had the chance to cook for eight of my closest friends who were finally going to be altogether in the same room for the first time in years. I had this clinically insane idea to do a “Feast...

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Lieb Behind the Scenes – December 2018

Hey all,

We made it! This whirlwind of a year at Lieb Cellars is only a few days from coming to a close. And as I sit here trying to reflect on the past 12 months, my mind keeps wandering to the 12 months ahead. 2018 has been banner year, and I’m super proud of all that #TeamLieb has accomplished. But rather than look back fondly, what I’m focused on right now is starting fresh and getting to work in 2019. There’s so much more to do!

With this being said, in the spirit of looking...

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Two Truths & A Lie – Dana Kowalsick


1. I sang on MTV’s Total Request Live

2. Jellyfish is the weirdest thing I’ve ever eaten

3. I broke my arm horseback riding in the 6th grade

Can you tell which is the lie?! Ask Dana this weekend at the tasting room!

Dana Kowalsick

Marketing & Wine Club Manager

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Most ‘Grammable’ North Fork Spots: North Fork Brewing Co.

If you’re anything like me, these short, grey days really have you feeling the winter doldrums. We’re all craving sunlight, warmth, color, and maybe a little bit more booze than usual. Luckily, there’s a place nearby that delivers everything on this list! Head to Riverhead and give the crew at North Fork Brewing Company a visit. At any given time you’ll most likely find at least one of the owners, Ian or Pete, behind the bar to welcome you with a big smile (and alcohol). If you don’t see...

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