New movement encourages restaurants to buy local wines

Posted at: 07/25/2013 7:57 PM

It's called NY Wine Spotting and it's a movement to designed to put more local wines in Rochester restaurants.

Organizers say they are working with local winemakers to encourage local restaurants and companies to buy more local wine.

Leslie Ardiser-Brogen, of Casa Larga, joined Lia Lando on Roc City Tonight to discuss the movement and tell us why it's so important. She also showed Lia some of the wine our region has to offer.

To watch that full interview you can click play on the video player.

If you want to go to the kick off event, it will be held at Casa Larga Vineyards on July 29 at 5:30 p.m.