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Bacon on the Lakein coming to Cayuga Lake in weeks

Bacon on the Lakein coming to Cayuga Lake in weeks
The Cayuga Lake Wine Trail is gearing up to host Bacon on the Lakein, a unique event that brings together two beloved items: bacon and wine. Taking place on March 11th, attendees will have the ... more
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Glenora Wine Cellars named ‘Best of Weddings’ venue by The Knot for 10th year in a row

Glenora Wine Cellars, the first winery on Seneca Lake, is up for sale for $10.8 million
Glenora Wine Cellars, located on the shores of Seneca Lake in the Finger Lakes region, has been named a "Best of Weddings" venue by The Knot for the 10th year in a row. The prestigious ... more
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REVIEW: Rose Tavern at The Lake House on Canandaigua (video)

Rose Tavern at The Lake House on Canandaigua
On Saturday night we headed to Canandaigua for dinner at Rose Tavern which is inside The Lake House on Canandaigua, an upscale resort hotel on the north end of Canandaigua Lake ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Sweet Treats Wine Pairings (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Sweet Treats Wine Pairings (podcast)
Katherine Chase is back in-studio ahead of next month's Sweet Treats for your Sweetheart event on the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. We'll be sampling pairings that include Cupid’s Cake paired with Cab Franc and Raspberry ... more
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Visiting Skaneateles Brewery and Last Shot Distillery on a January Saturday afternoon (video)

Visiting Skaneateles Brewery and Last Shot Distillery on a January Saturday afternoon (video)
Skaneateles Brewery and Last Shot Distillery are located just a couple miles outside of downtown Skaneateles on Mill Road. On Saturday, Jim Sinicropi and friends visited and he shared his impressions on Tuesday morning's edition ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Holiday Hangover Pairings (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Holiday Hangover Pairings (podcast)
We sample some great hangover eliminating breakfast sandwiches while sampling wine and spirits from Swedish Hill, Thursty Owl, Knapp and Buttonwood Grove! ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Joseph Gober Jr. of Americana Vineyards (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Joseph Gober Jr. of Americana Vineyards (podcast)
Americana Vineyards owner Joseph Gober Jr. is in-studio. Americana Vineyards has been producing many varieties of wine for over twenty-five years and serving great farm-to-table fare at the Crystal Lake Café. We'll discuss their operation ... more
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Holiday Shopping Spree event hosted by Cayuga Wine Trail returns for 29th time

cayuga wine trail holiday shopping spree
The annual Holiday Shopping Spree event hosted by the Cayuga Wine Trail is returning. Held on November 19th and 20th, as well as December 3rd and 4th, attendees will be able to choose from multiple ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Wine Wednesday as Holiday Season Approaches (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Wine Wednesday as Holiday Season Approaches (podcast)
As October comes to a close we inch closer to the 2022 Holiday Season. To get ready, Katherine Chase in back in-studio with some holiday dishes to pair with wines from the Cayuga Lake Wine ... more
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Hosmer scores big in special issue of Wine & Spirits

Hosmer scores big in special issue of Wine & Spirits
Hosmer Winery is known for its wide portfolio of estate-grown high-quality wines. In the most recent Special Issue of Wine & Spirits, not one, but two of Hosmer's wines are recognized in their Top 100 ... more
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New York Sustainable Winegrowing program application window opens

Greentopia to celebrate 10 years of Green Visions during Annual Dinner on the Bridge Event, early bird tickets now on sale
The New York Sustainable Winegrowing program says applications are now open for the Vineyard Certification process.  Following the success of our pilot in 2022, the program is now open to all wineries in New York. The NYWGF ... more
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Seneca Lake Pure Waters has new PURE BREW partnership with Lucky Hare, other local breweries

Seneca Lake Pure Waters has new PURE BREW partnership with Lucky Hare, other local breweries
For the first time, the Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association is partnering with Lucky Hare Brewing Company, Two Goats Brewery, Wagner Valley Brewery, Seneca Lake Brewing Company, and Horseheads Brewing to promote a clean, healthy ... more
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Bagg Dare reopens at Three Brothers after devastating fire (video)

Bagg Dare reopens at Three Brothers after devastating fire
It was a big day recently for Three Brothers Winery and Estates. The Bagg Dare Wine Company has reopened. Nearly 10 months ago Bagg Dare was devastated by fire. The unique structure was a standout ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Grape Harvest in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Grape Harvest in the Finger Lakes (podcast)
Katherine Chase joins Sydney Radka, Felecia Dombrowski and Jim Sinicropi in the all-new FingerLakes1.com Studios to discuss this year's grape harvest underway at the wineries of the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. She brings samples of ... more
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Billsboro Winery celebrating 15th anniversary under Aliperti ownership

Billsboro Winery celebrating 15th anniversary under Aliperti ownership
Billsboro Winery is celebrating its 15th anniversary under the ownership of Kim and Vinny Aliperti. The Aliperti's purchased the property in 2007 from Bob and Jennifer Pool, who founded Billsboro as Geneva's first bonded winery ... more
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Pick’n Patch: A place for family and all things fall, farm, and fun

Pick'n Patch: A place for family and all things fall, farm, and fun
There's no other place like it. With a corn maze, pumpkin patch, sunflower field, and future apple picking, Pick'n Patch has it all. Pick'n Patch is a family-owned and operated farm in Stanley, New York ... more
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The Windmill: All things Finger Lakes and a taste of the greats from outside of state

The Windmill: All things Finger Lakes and a taste of the greats from outside of state
The Windmill Farm and Craft Market in Penn Yan is the place for all things food, crafts, clothing, and entertainment. Located along NY-14A in Penn Yan, The Windmill is open all Summer long and into ... more
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Main Deck: Creating space for the history and people of Penn Yan

Main Deck: Creating space for the history and people of Penn Yan
If you want a taste of Penn Yan's boating history and some great New England and Cajun French-style food, then you have to check out Main Deck. Main Deck sits on the north end of ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Katherine Chase with Wine Infused Pairings (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Katherine Chase with Wine Infused Pairings (podcast)
This week's episode is the third anniversary of Cayuga Lake Wine Trail Director Katherine Chase's first appearance on our podcast. She will bring a couple of her favorite wine-infused foods paired with their wine counterparts ... more
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Prison City Pub & Brewery announces upcoming exit of head brewer Ben Maeso

Prison City Pub & Brewery announces upcoming exit of head brewer Ben Maeso
Prison City Pub & Brewery is destined to have a new head brewer. On Friday, owners Dawn and Marc Schulz, posted a message to Facebook, sharing that Ben Maeso, would be leaving Prison City this ... more
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Fox Run Vineyards welcomes new Head Winemaker

Fox Run Vineyards welcomes new Head Winemaker
Fox Run Vineyards, one of the most prominent wineries in the Finger Lakes, has announced the appointment of Craig Hosbach as its new head winemaker effective September 1. Hosbach, 44, succeeds long-time winemaker Peter Bell, ... more
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