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Finger Lakes wine country has been voted one of the top ten most beautiful wine countries in the world!  Visit us at Knapp and see for yourself.  Call us at 607.930.3495

March 2019
Library Wine Event
1:00 PM     Sat, Mar 30, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant
Contact: belinda@knappwine.com 6079303495, belinda@knappwine.com

Join us for a perfect outing for the wine lover in all of us.  We reached into our library of older wines.  Wineries often hold back a few cases of each vintage or cellar them to gain a collection of older wines.  This event is featuring Riesling from 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2017 vintages. Our chef and winemaker have collaborated on a perfect tapa menu for the event.  To be held in our Vineyard Restaurant at 1pm.  Only 15 seats available.  Library wines will be for sale for $20.00 a bottle.  The event is $20.00 for Knappster Club Members and $30.00 for non- members.

Menu-

Thai Chili shrimp with cucumber ribbon

Cumin and garlic roasted garbanzo bean puree with braised short rib.

Hoisin braised duck crepe with coriander crema

Port loin with orange beurre blanc and frizzled potato gaufrettes

Lady fingers with lemon curd and mascarpone mousse

Calls us to reserve your seat!

Knapp Library Wine Event
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM     Sat, Mar 30, 2019
Venue: Knapp Winery
Contact: belinda@knappwine.com 607-930-3495, belinda@knappwine.com

Experience something new or bring your wine geekiness. This is a perfect afternoon outing for the wine lover in all of us.   We reached into our library of older wines.  (Wineries often hold back a few cases of each vintage or cellar them to gain a collection of older wines).  This event is featuring Riesling from 2011, 2012, 2013 and our current 2017 vintage.  Our chef and winemaker have collaborated on a perfect tapas menu for the event.  To be held in our Vineyard Restaurant at 1 pm.  Only 15 seats are available.   Library wines will be on sale for $20.00 a bottle! Cost for the event is $20.00 for Knappster Wine Club members and $30 for non-members. Everyone invited.  Tapas menu includes: Thai Chili shrimp with cucumber ribbon, Cumin and garlic roasted garbanzo bean puree with braised short rib, Hoisin braised duck crepe with coriander crema,  Pork loin with orange beurre blanc and frizzled potato gaufrettes, lady fingers with lemon curd and mascarpone mousse
 

April 2019
Spring Dishes From around the World- with Music
6:30 PM     Sat, Apr 13, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

In some parts of the world, spring has sprung.  In upstate New York we just never know.  At Knapp Vineyard Restaurant we have decided to create our own spring. Clams, oysters are starters paired with our very popular sparkling wine. “Spring rolls “, chicken and Greek roasted lamb could be the main course accompanied with asparagus, artichokes and savory spices from around the world.  This mouth-watering selection of menu items will make you feel like a worldly traveler without getting on a plane. This is a five-course meal paired with premium wines from Knapp Winery, Chateau LaFayette Reneau Wine Cellars, Zugibe Vineyards, and Glenora Wine Cellars. Please purchase your tickets online to reserve your spot $78.75, includes tax and gratuity.  Also included is a sparkling wine reception before the meal and music through dinner!

Spring dishes from around the world-

 

1st course- Spring Roll

Shrimp, napa cabbage, cilantro, rice noodles and julienned carrot in rice paper wrap over Yamitsuki cucumber with Okonomiyaki sauce

Knapp Winery, Pinot Gris 2017 & Glenora Wine Cellars, 2017 Chardonnay   

 

2nd Course- Asparagus Soup

Asparagus soup spiked with Riesling and tarragon with lemon crème fraiche and fried pork belly

Knapp Winery, 2017 Siegerrebe &  Chateau LaFayette Reneau, 2017 Dry Riesling

 

3rd Course- Lamb Arancini

Herbed risotto filled with feta and ground lamb and fried. Served in a pool of Moroccan pepper sauce.

Glenora Wine Cellars, 2017 Seyval Blanc & Zugibe Vineyards, 2017 Gruner Veltliner

 

Entremets- Ginger, Basil and Blood Orange Granita

 

4th Course- Poached salmon

Poached Norwegian salmon over spring pea pancakes with artichoke confit and lemon dill hollandaise sauce

Chateau LaFayette Reneau, 2017 Dry Riesling & Zugibe Vineyards, 2017 Sauvignon Blanc

 

5th Course- Limoncello Ricotta cake

Limoncello ricotta cake with Riesling stewed strawberries, lemon curd, dehydrated mint and lavender meringue.

Knapp Winery Limoncello and Brut Sparkling cocktail  & Chateau LaFayette Reneau, 2015 Late Harvest Riesling 

Easter Brunch
10:00 AM     Sun, Apr 21, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

Knapp’s Easter Brunch Buffet is a great Cayuga Lake tradition. The buffet consists of a grand brunch menu which includes carved meats with accompanying sauces and chutneys, waffles, bacon, sausages, Eggs Benedict, pastas, seasonal vegetables, fresh salad bar, fresh fruits, and house-baked desserts. Seating for this event are 10:00am, 12pm, 2pm & 4PM. Reserve a table for your family at 607.930.3495.  The Price for Adults $28.95 Child 3yrs to 12 years 13.95

Buffet Menu

Sunday, April 21, 2019

 

Children receive an Easter egg with a surprise!

Our Grand Easter Brunch Buffet Includes:

 

Herb and garlic roasted top round of beef au jus, garlic aioli, roasted pepper aioli, horseradish aioli

Carved Baked ham with honey bourbon brown sugar dijon glaze

Cinnamon French toast with Loganberry cream cheese or maple syrup

Apple wood smoked bacon, chorizo & Breakfast Sausage

4 cheese and bacon breakfast soufflé with bacon jam

Eggs Benedict

Bagels, smoked salmon, capers, cream cheese

Belgian Waffles made to order with lemon curd, blueberry compote, and whipped cream

Field greens salad bar

Caprese tortellini salad with fresh mozzarella pearls

Chef prepared create your own omelet and egg station  

Freshly baked fine herb and asiago cheese dinner rolls

Penne with chicken and local sausage in vodka Florentine cream sauce

Garlic shrimp in a lobster Alfredo with Gemelli pasta

Boursin cheese and garlic whipped potatoes

Fresh vegetables Provençal

Assorted fresh fruit display

Decadent cakes, cheesecakes, and other assorted sweets

 

 

May 2019
Mother's Day at Knapp Winery
Sun, May 12, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

We encourage to make your reservations quite early.  Knapp’s Mother’s Day Brunch is a wildly popular event because of the array of foods on the buffet that will please everyone in the family.  Much like the Easter Brunch Buffet the brunch menu includes carved meats, French toast, Eggs Benedict alongside pastas, seasonal vegetables, waffles fresh fruits and house baked desserts. It is a perfectly relaxing experience for the perfect mom. Seating for this event are 10:00am, 12pm, 2pm & 4PM. Reserve a table for your family at 607.930.3495 The Price for Adults $27.95 Child 3yrs to 12 years 13.95

Taste of Mediterranean Wine Dinner
6:30 PM to 10:00 PM     Sat, May 25, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

Ahh, the waters and the land of the Mediterranean region.  There are twenty-one countries that make up the Mediterranean and their diets are promoted heavily in many health magazines.  In their recipes hailed from Southern Italy, Greece, Morocco, and Spain dishes include brilliant herbs, nuts, and spices ranging from basil, capers, dill, cumin, and cinnamon to garlic, pine nuts, almonds, and saffron.  Let us surprise you! Paella, fish, hummus, couscous are all possibilities- stay tuned for the menu.  This is a five-course meal paired with premium wines from Knapp Winery, Chateau LaFayette Reneau Wine Cellars, Zugibe Vineyards and Glenora Wine Cellars. Please purchase your tickets on line to reserve your spot $78.75, includes tax and gratuity.  Also included is a sparkling wine reception before the meal!

June 2019
Grilled & Braised Farm and Sea Wine Dinner
6:30 PM to 10:00 PM     Sat, Jun 15, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

It’s all about technique.  Chef John McNabb is eager to flash his talents on the grill for this wine dinner.  Understanding cooking methods are vital to serving flavorful dishes, the temperatures and times of each main ingredient will be carefully watched and slow cooked when appropriate.  The results will be moist foods with deeper flavors and charred tastes. Farm to Sea means seasonal vegetables and local meats combined with the freshest seafood available.  This is a five-course meal paired with premium wines from Knapp Winery, Chateau LaFayette Reneau Wine Cellars, Zugibe Vineyards, and Glenora Wine Cellars. Please purchase your tickets online to reserve your spot $82.50, includes tax and gratuity.  Also included is a sparkling wine reception before the meal!

July 2019
Louisiana Boil Wine Dinner- 2019
6:30 PM to 10:00 PM     Sat, Jul 27, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

Seafood, Cajun and music… Nothing sounds better than a pile high pan full of shrimp, potatoes, and corn spiced up just right with nothing but your fingers to lick when all is done—at least to some of us this is our idea of heaven.  This is the tease because our Executive Chef John McNabb always likes to put a bit of a twist in his menus.  So, though you might need a fork you will experience a luscious seafood experience fashioned after traditional Louisiana Boils with a backdrop of live Zydeco music.  This is a five-course meal paired with premium wines from Knapp Winery, Chateau LaFayette Reneau Wine Cellars, Zugibe Vineyards, and Glenora Wine Cellars. Please purchase your tickets online to reserve your spot. $82.50pp, includes tax and gratuity.

August 2019
Garlic Wine Dinner 2019
6:30 PM to 10:00 PM     Sat, Aug 17, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

The garlic kiss—either you love it or you hate it.   There are many health benefits of garlic and when used in culinary delights from Chef McNabb, the dinner might just fix what ails you.  From the onset of the first course to the final crumbs of the last course, those who enjoy the aroma, and taste of garlic will thoroughly enjoy this flavorful dinner.  This is a five-course meal paired with premium wines from Knapp Winery, Chateau LaFayette Reneau Wine Cellars, Zugibe Vineyards, and Glenora Wine Cellars. Please purchase your tickets online to reserve your spot $78.25, includes tax and gratuity.

September 2019
Power of the Sea Wine Dinner 2019
6:30 PM to 10:00 PM     Sat, Sep 21, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

Steamed, poached, grilled, baked and broiled, seafood seasoned with olive oil, lemon, basil, thyme, garlic, onion, tomatoes and accompanied by fresh local or recently harvested vegetables and greens is the theme of this delectable night.  Just reading about this brings the aromatic goodness to your senses.  In Chef John’s signature way of creating memorable wine dinners, his culinary prowess will ignite your sense of taste and guide you through the deliciousness of the sea.  This five-course dinner will be paired beautifully with premium wines from Knapp Winery, Chateau LaFayette Reneau Wine Cellars, Zugibe Vineyards, and Glenora Wine Cellars.  Please reserve your seats by buying your tickets online $82.50 per person, includes tax and gratuity.

October 2019
Farm to Table Harvest Wine Dinner
6:30 PM to 10:00 PM     Sat, Oct 19, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

There is no better time to dine in the Finger Lakes.  A plethora of fresh vegetables, meats, and dairy are used during this incredibly fresh and bountiful harvest time. Our fresh ingredients are grown and produced locally and delivered to us, in some cases, the very same day. Our chef works with producers from across the street and around the region.  Together with the freshness of the season and his very creative culinary skills plus the wine from this terroir, this is a wine dinner not to miss.  This five-course dinner will be paired beautifully with premium wines from Knapp Winery, Zugibe Vineyards, and Glenora Wine Cellars. Please purchase your tickets online to reserve your spot. $78.25 includes tax and gratuity

November 2019
Jazz Wine Dinner- 2019
6:30 PM to 10:00 PM     Sat, Nov 16, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

This dinner is paired with wine and music.  Each course will feature a music inspired entre from songs like- “I Left My Heart in San Francisco” featuring sourdough bread or “Cry Me a River” might include a salmon dish and “Georgia on My Mind” will dictate a peachy entree.  “Taste of Honey” will conclude with a dessert surprise. Whatever the song, the inspiration will be a delicious food and sound experience.  Live music is included at this wine dinner.  This five-course dinner will be paired beautifully with premium wines from Knapp Winery, Chateau LaFayette Reneau Wine Cellars, Zugibe Vineyards, and Glenora Wine Cellars $78.25 includes tax and gratuity. Please purchase your tickets online to reserve your spot.

December 2019
All Wrapped Up Wine Dinner 2019
6:30 PM to 10:00 PM     Sat, Dec 7, 2019
Venue: Knapp Vineyard Restaurant

 All Wrapped Up- It’s December and presents, lots of presents come to mind! Imagine your dinner full of presents! All dishes will be wrapped up in the likes of puff pastry, filo, bacon, en papillote.  Expect an aromatic and dazzling display of distinctive foods –all wrapped up. The only thing missing will be the bow!  This five-course dinner will be served with Knapp Winery, Chateau LaFayetter Reneau Wine Cellars, Zugibe Vineyards, and Glenora Wine Cellars. Please purchase your tickets online to reserve your spot.  $78.25 includes tax and gratuity.

 

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