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Heron Hill Winery

9301 County Route 76, Hammondsport, NY 14840-9685
+1 607-868-4241
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It can really get confusing once you hit Hammondsport and you are faced with all those vineyards... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wrigley2013
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Miller Place, New York
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Incredible view

The wine, the view, and our wine assistant (Danae) were all amazing. We bought three bottles (the... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
2TravelLuvers
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Shamong, New Jersey
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Heron Hill Winery, rated as one of the most spectacular tasting rooms in the world by Travel + Leisure, is nestled into a hillside overlooking scenic Keuka Lake in New York's Finger Lakes region. For over 40 years, our family-owned winery has won many awards for its distinctive, elegant wines and continues to be at the forefront of cool climate winemaking. Establishing our heritage among some of the first vinifera wineries in the Finger Lakes, John and Josephine Ingle founded Heron Hill Winery in 1977. Through perseverance and long-term dedication to excellence in winemaking, Heron Hill Winery has become a world-class destination for wine as well as a wedding event venue. For the Ingles, practicing sustainability is a way of life. Respect for the land in how we farm our estate vineyards, and respect for the consumer by offering wines with an authentic sense of place and by providing visitors with a friendly and informative experience.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting room” (56 reviews)
“keuka lake” (43 reviews)
“wine tasting” (31 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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9301 County Route 76, Hammondsport, NY 14840-9685
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It can really get confusing once you hit Hammondsport and you are faced with all those vineyards. Well if you knew me well, you’d know that your decision was made because this is where I bought the tee shirt (and a few bottles, duh). Great...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

The wine, the view, and our wine assistant (Danae) were all amazing. We bought three bottles (the most of any of the wineries we visited) here. Looking forward to a return visit.

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HeronHillWinery, Manager at Heron Hill Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Hello! Thanks so much for the great review and visiting Heron Hill. I'm so glad to hear you took wines home with you to enjoy. We look forward to having you visit again. Cheers! Chelsea Guererri, Marketing Manager

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

A beautiful winery on Keuka Lake. They were very busy & yet we still received personal attention during our tasting. We really enjoyed their wines. We had a delicious lunch on the patio. Highly recommend visiting Heron Hill WineryMore

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HeronHillWinery, Manager at Heron Hill Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Hello! Thanks so much for the kind words. Sounds like you had a great visit, and it's heart-warming to hear these things. Our staff strives to provide top notch hospitality even when it's harder to when we're very busy. We appreciate you coming to visit...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

The season is just starting and the grape tying people are out getting the grapes vines ready for a new year. The wine is great and the people are very pleasant.More

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HeronHillWinery, Manager at Heron Hill Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Hi there - thanks so much for taking the time to review us and visiting the winery! This time of the year is great for many reasons, especially because you're seeing the start of the growing season. We hope you visit again! Cheers! Chelsea Guererri,...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We did a Keuka Lake wine tasting tour this past weekend. Out of five wineries, Heron Hill was my favorite. On top of the east side of the lake the views are spectacular. There is a large terrace where you can sit and sip in...More

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HeronHillWinery, Manager at Heron Hill Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Hello! Thanks so much for visiting Keuka Lake wineries and for the kind words. Great to hear you loved it here! We hope you were able to take some wine home with you so you can continue to enjoy your favorite. Please come see us...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

I was lucky to be there as the winemaker was testing virgin batches of white Eclipse and the red Meritage, so of course I had a taste. Wow, they were still great and ready and almost ready to sell. Always great service with knowledgeable servers...More

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HeronHillWinery, Manager at Heron Hill Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Hey there - you definitely were here at the right time! We always say, we're a working winery, and we feel that customers should be able to see what goes on behind the scenes to make the wine. Thank you for supporting Heron Hill and...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I had a free afternoon during my work travels and was recommended to visit Heron Hill. It was a slow day in the middle of winter, but Nikki was there to happily pour my tasting. Because it was just the two of us, we were...More

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HeronHillWinery, Manager at Heron Hill Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thanks so much for the nice review and to the person who recommended you to visit! We love the days where we can spend more one on one time with people, so we're glad you were able to experience that. We truly hope you are...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

We thought this was a pretty decent winery. It certainly has a gorgeous location with its views. We opted not to sample because of all the sampling we had done previously. We did purchase a few bottles to take home and very much enjoyed them....More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

The day before Thanksgiving is the time to visit because we had the place to ourselves - all of the fall crowds were gone! No elbowing our way up to the tasting bar. The staff could not have been friendlier or more welcoming. Though the...More

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HeronHillWinery, Manager at Heron Hill Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Hi there - thanks for the review and visiting us during the Thanksgiving holiday. It definitely does slow down in the wineries this time of year, and we really love that we can spend more time with those who come in. It gives us more...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

My wife and I stopped in here based on the recommendation of a guest at my winery in Niagara. The winery is in a very impressive building with a view of the surrounding area. Entering the tasting room, we were greeted by an employee who...More

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HeronHillWinery, Manager at Heron Hill Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Hello, Thank you for making Heron Hill a stop on your visit to the Finger Lakes. We are very saddened to hear that this is the impression you have of us. I do want to clear up that we absolutely do not give special treatment...More

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