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Merlot from Bedell Cellars on Long Island will be served during lunch at the Presidential luncheon on Inauguration Day. Merlot from Bedell Cellars on Long Island will be served during lunch at the Presidential luncheon on Inauguration Day.
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will be sworn in for a second term on Monday, January 21. 

Of the many celebrations going on during Inauguration Day will be a luncheon attended by the President where wine from Long Island's North Fork will be served.

A red merlot from Bedell Cellars in Cutchogue was picked by Sen. Charles Schumer as the wine of choice.

It will be served with bison in a wild huckleberry reduction and red potato horseradish cake.

"It's a perfect pairing for that wine to be served with a lean meat. It's a beautiful wine with great structure and beautiful fruit," said Trent Preszler, CEO, Bedell Cellars.

 

 

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