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Cayuga Wine Trail teams up with local charity, launches new event for 2019

Cayuga Wine Trail teams up with local charity, launches new event for 2019
The Cayuga Lake Wine Trail has teamed up with the Carol M Baldwin Breast Cancer Research fund to bring you a fun, new event that’ll please plant lovers and philanthropists alike. Sips & Succulents is ... more
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Hosmer wines receive positive reviews in Wine & Spirits Magazine

Hosmer wines receive positive reviews in Wine & Spirits Magazine
Hosmer Winery announced that many of our wines have received delightful Wine Enthusiast, Wine & Spirits & James Suckling scores. In the February 2019 edition of Wine & Spirits Magazine, you will find one of ... more
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Ventosa wins WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Award

Ventosa Vineyards was announced as a winner of the renowned WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® in Geneva, New York. Ventosa received this esteemed award based on the outstanding experience they provided to newlyweds. “Ventosa Vineyards is ... more
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FLX wine region in heady company again

FLX wine region in heady company again
Acclaim for the Finger Lakes wine region keeps rolling in. On the heels of last year’s win as Best Wine Region in national polling by USA Today, the region has come in second on VinePair’s ... more
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Government shut down impacting breweries in Central New York

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As the partial government shutdown enters its third week, breweries across Central New York are starting to feel the impact. A consequence of the shutdown is a delay in approvals for craft brewers selling new ... more
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Montezuma Audubon Center partners with Fleur de Lis Brew Works on ‘Birds Binocs & Beers’

Montezuma Audubon Center partners with Fleur de Lis Brew Works on ‘Birds Binocs & Beers’
The Montezuma Audubon Center is teaming up with Fleur de Lis Brew Works for an exciting and delicious event on Saturday, January 12 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. The day will start at Fleur ... more
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Bewitching Crafty Ales and Lagers finds a home in Phelps

Bewitching Crafty Ales and Lagers finds a home in Phelps
Mike Darling is an animated and talented storyteller. Ask him about his first craft beer experience and he can remember the exact beer and location. It was the summer of 1994  at an arts and ... more
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Legislators urge Cuomo to veto uniform standard bill that would impact beer, wine industries

Legislators urge Cuomo to veto uniform standard bill that would impact beer, wine industries
A group of Finger Lakes-area state legislators today urged Governor Andrew Cuomo to veto legislation that was delivered to the governor for final action this week calling for the establishment of uniform standards for tastings ... more
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Need a gift idea? These Finger Lakes wines made industry ‘Best of 2018’ lists

Need a gift idea? These Finger Lakes wines made industry ‘Best of 2018’ lists
Need some wines for a holiday party or gift? Three Finger Lakes wines are a good bet, as all have been included in recent "Best Of" lists in the national wine press. Accolades for Keuka Spring ... more
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Victor-based Constellation to invest $100M in female-led alcohol businesses

Constellation Brands’ venture capital group is putting its weight behind female-founded and female-owned alcohol businesses by investing $100 million by 2028, the company announced Thursday. The investment would come through the Victor-based company’s Focus on ... more
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Catching up with Prison City’s owners after major expansion announcement (video)

Catching up with the Schultz’ after Prison City’s major expansion announcement (video)
It started with passion, and after last week — is about becoming one of the biggest success stories in the city of Auburn. On Tuesday, Prison City Pub & Brewery announced that a new production ... more
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Anthony Road Wine Company set to release 2014 Art Series Riesling in early-2019

Anthony Road Wine Company set to release 2014 Art
Anthony Road Wine Company will release the 2014 Art Series Riesling on January 5th, 2019. The Riesling will be available that day for purchase in the tasting room. “It was one of my favorite Rieslings ... more
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Experience Auburn’s First Friday event on December 7th

Come experience Auburn’s First Friday event on December 7th
Each venue offers their own spin on entertainment with free admission & refreshments, food & beverage specials and discounted merchandise to contribute to this monthly community celebration. Activities include exhibit receptions, art making & live ... more
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Prison City selects Auburn location for new brewery

Prison City selects Auburn location for new brewery
The lineup of suspects was long, but Prison City Pub & Brewery has selected an Auburn location for its new production facility. Brewery co-owner Dawn Schulz said Tuesday that the facility will be built at ... more
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WEEKEND EVENTS: Holiday Tree Lighting, Christmas Musicals & Dickens Christmas arrives in the Finger Lakes (November 30th – December 2nd)

WEEKEND EVENTS: Holiday Tree Lighting, Christmas Musicals & Dickens Christmas arrives in the Finger Lakes (November 30th - December 2nd)
Thanksgiving is over and Christmas is in! This weekend, get out and explore the Finger Lakes to discover some of the holly jolly events taking place. Feeling chilly outside? Head over to the warm Syracuse ... more
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WEEKEND EVENTS: Christmas Lights, Psychics and Shopping in the Finger Lakes November 16th – 18th

WEEKEND EVENTS: Christmas Lights, Psychics and Shopping in the Finger Lakes November 16th – 18th
This weekend, get out and discover the Christmas cheer this season is bringing by checking out the Lights on the Lake, making Christmas wreaths or even something as simple as having a drink at the ... more
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WEEKEND EVENTS: Plenty going on in the Finger Lakes October 12th – 14th

Weekend Events: Things to do in the Finger :
Now that we are officially in the month of October, the temperature is dropping and the leaves are changing colors which means it's that time of year again for haunted houses, pumpkin patches, apple picking ... more
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BrewFest at the Boatyard Beer Garden in Romulus held Saturday (photos & video)

BrewFest at the Boatyard Beer Garden in Romulus held Saturday (video)
The Boathouse Beer Garden on route 89 in Romulus held their annual BrewFest on Saturday. FingerLakes1.com's Zach Cornett was there to capture some scenes from the popular event that features several local craft breweries, live ... more
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Auburn site among candidates for Prison City’s new brewery

Auburn site among candidates for Prison City’s new brewery
One possible location of Prison City Pub & Brewery's long-awaited expansion has been identified. The Auburn brewpub's owners, Dawn and Marc Schulz, have applied to the city's Zoning Board of Appeals for a use variance ... more
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del Lago Resort & Casino’s Tasting Tuesday Series raises $1,000 for Helping Hounds Dog Rescue of DeWitt

del Lago Resort & Casino’s Tasting Tuesday Series raises $1,000  for Helping Hounds Dog Rescue of DeWitt
del Lago Resort & Casino hosted another successful Tasting Tuesday event on Aug. 21st with proceeds benefitting Helping Hounds Dog Rescue of DeWitt. The Tasting Tuesday series (formerly Savor del Lago) is a monthly event ... more
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Finger Lakes wins best wine region, F.L.X. Table best winery restaurant

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The picturesque Finger Lakes wine region was named top wine region in the USA Today 10Best Reader's Choice poll, besting famed areas such as Napa Valley in California, Willamette Valley in Oregon and Walla Walla ... more
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