Published on : Saturday, June 11, 2016
Bottle of red. Bottle of white. They can be featured on your commute tonight. MTA Long Island Rail Road is offering a menu of refreshments, including choices from North Fork wineries, for eastbound customers taking the 5:21 p.m. train from Ronkonkoma on Friday nights throughout the summer.
Bedell Cellars, Duck Walk, Jason’s Vineyard, Pindar, etc. Travelers can sit back and unwind with a variety of reasonably priced beverages from local wineries as well as Montauk Brewing Company. The rotating list of reds, whites and roses includes offerings from Bedell Cellars, Duck Walk, Jason’s Vineyard, Laurel Lake, Macari, Pelligrini, Pindar, and Raphael. Snacks are also available, including North Fork Potato Chips (in a variety of flavors) and cookies from Tates in Southampton. The average price of a glass of wine is $4 or $5. Snacks are $2.50 and $3. Soft drinks, juices and spirits are also available.
The wine train began Memorial Day weekend and will run through the Friday before Columbus Day.