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Canandaigua Wine Trail Event Celebrates First Day of Spring

March 2nd, 2015

Canandaigua, NY - The Canandaigua Wine Trail will kick off the long awaited first day of spring this year with an event featuring several wineries and shops. The event is a partnership with Seeking Common Ground, a non-profit educational organization and associate trail member. The trail is located in Wine Enthusiast Magazine's Region of the Year - New York.

 

Canandaigua Wine Trail's event Plant Yourself in the Finger Lakes 2015 will take place 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 21 ...

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Chateau Frank Celebrates 30 years

March 2nd, 2015

Methode champenoise sparkling wine made with vinifera is set to celebrate 30 years in the Finger Lakes and its origins are at Chateau Frank. The sparkling wine affiliate of Dr. Frank Vinifera Wine Cellars is set to celebrate its 30th Anniversary this year. Chateau Frank was started by Willy Frank, son of Dr. Konstantin Frank in 1985.


Like Konstantin Frank, Willy was a Finger Lakes wine pioneer. Willy's dream was to make méthode champenoise sparkling wine from vinifera grapes in the Finger Lakes. At...

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Taste Award-winning Wine and Beer at Cabin Fever in Corning's Gaffer District

February 25th, 2015

Corning’s Gaffer District is pleased to announce the 12th annual Cabin Fever wine and beer tasting event on Friday, March 13 from 5-8pm. Running one night only, the event features award-winning wines found only throughout New York’s Finger Lakes Wine Country. In addition to world class wine, event participants will also taste local and craft brews from throughout the celebrated Finger Lakes region.

The cost to participate is $15 per person and includes collectible wine and beer glasses, along with unlimite...

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Wine Enthusiast Awards Hosmer Winery with 6 High Scores Including 90 Points and 2 Best Buys

February 24th, 2015

Finger Lakes, New York - February 23rd, 2015 - Hosmer Winery in honored to announce 6 new scores from Wine Enthusiast that reflect the quality and consistency of our estate grown wine.

 

90 Points & Best Buy - 2013 Riesling

89 Point & Best Buy - 2013 Chardonnay

89 Points - 2013 Dry Riesling

89 Points - 2013 Pinot Noir

88 Points - 2013 Sauvignon Blanc

86 Points - 2013 Cabernet Franc

 

"The 2013 vintage presented itself with great potential and resulted in producing vinifera that truly reflected the ...

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International Awards for Casa Larga Chardonnays

February 24th, 2015

Fairport, NY - Wines produced by Casa Larga Vineyards came home recently with awards from the Beverage Tasting Institute Northeast Regional Wine Review and the 2015 Florida State Fair International Competition.

Four of the awarded wines are Casa Larga Chardonnays. The winery produces 6 types of Chardonnay. According to the New York Wine & Grape Foundation, roughly 150-200 wineries out of 400 in New York State produce Chardonnay wines. Of those wineries, very few produce as many as 6 Cha...

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Riesling Trifecta: Dr. Frank's Takes Third Top Honor for Riesling

February 23rd, 2015

Hammondsport, New York – February 23, 2015 – As if winning two top Riesling honors at two consecutive competitions already this year wasn’t incredible, Dr. Konstantin Frank Wine Cellars did it a third time this past weekend.  Dr. Frank’s was named “Riesling Champion” for the 2013 Riesling Reserve at the International Eastern Wine Competition, which is one of the oldest and largest professional wine competitions in the United States.

Prior to the International Eastern Wine Competition, the Dr. Frank 2013 ...

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FOX RUN VINEYARDS CELEBRATES ITS 25th ANNIVERSARY

February 23rd, 2015

February 23, 2015 (PENN YAN, NY) – As popularity continues to climb in the Finger Lakes wine region, one company has been paving the way for others for the past quarter century. In 2015, Fox Run Vineyards will be celebrating their 25th anniversary with a variety of events throughout the year.

Vines were first planted on the property in 1984. The Civil War-era dairy barn was converted into a tasting room and winemaking facility in 1989. The tasting room opened to the public in 1990. When Scott Osborn first ...

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Destiny USA's Winter Fun Day Pass Extended

February 19th, 2015

Syracuse, NY - Destiny USA’s Winter Fun Day Pass is now redeemable until Saturday, March 21st. The three week extension from its original end date of February 28 will allow guests to utilize the 24 hour pass and enjoy a fun-filled day at Destiny USA’s entertainment venues, while saving money.

The Winter Fun Day Pass allows guests to receive admission into four of 11 participating entertainment venues at one low cost. With each Day Pass purchase, guests will receive a barcoded card to be used at four...

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MOTORCYCLE WEEKEND AT THE GLENN CURTISS MUSEUM

February 6th, 2015

 Hammondsport, NY – See scores of classic and vintage motorcycles at the Glenn Curtiss Museum on Saturday February 21 and Sunday February 22 during the annual Wintercycle Therapy bike show special reduced museum admission fee of $7 – a savings of $3.00!  The museum is located at 8419 State Route 54 in Hammondsport and is open from 10 AM to 4 PM daily.

This special exhibit is shown in addition to the many motorcycles already on display as part of the Curtiss Museum collection, such as an exact reproduction ...

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Strawberry Fields Booking group tours now!

January 29th, 2015

We are booking group tours now for the summer of 2015! Bus tours, out of state tour groups and of course any one visiting the beautiful Finger Lakes area! Call Linda @ 315-751-5657 at Strawberry Fields

Our location address is

Strawberry Fields, 4240 E. Genesee Street Rd., Auburn, NY 13021

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