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Pleasant Valley Wine Company

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Nice Wine, Sparkling Wine and History

This was our first time visiting Pleasant Valley Wine Company. The tasting was a whole new... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Traci H
Bethel Park, Pennsylvania
History - very worthwhile

This is the home of Great Western Champagne and Taylor wines. This winery founded in the late 1880s... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sarasota, Florida
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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“great tour”(6 reviews)
“nice museum”(4 reviews)
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8260 Pleasant Valley Rd, Hammondsport, NY 14840-9514
+1 607-569-6111
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time visiting Pleasant Valley Wine Company. The tasting was a whole new experience at this lovely place. The history in that building is amazing! We loved hearing about it and really enjoyed the wines. Who knew it was the home of...More

Thank Traci H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the home of Great Western Champagne and Taylor wines. This winery founded in the late 1880s was a big deal in the early 20th Century and regained its status after Prohibition was repealed. Wonderful plant and wonderful stories as well as a museum...More

Thank 6sandy6
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I've been on winery tours for over 40 years and this one was the best - part enthusiastic guide and part great winery. I had never encountered 100,000 gallon vats -- and there are lots of them. This is the old Taylor winery which is...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 23 September 2018

This winery is really a great place to visit. Almost like walking into a Museum. There are many exhibits available describing the history of the business as well as the history and art of winemaking. I really enjoyed the time spent here and oh by...More

Thank kubota35
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped in quite by accident and were so happy we did. What a wonderful tour we were given by Jenny. We were there at 2pm on Friday and were the only couple going through at that time. Jenny told us all the rich history...More

Thank diningdiva38
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We debated stopping here because it was away from the other wineries on Keuka Lake. It was totally worth it! HUGE tasting menu; something for everyone. I liked that they had a sparkling burgundy, not found anywhere else in the FLX. Our server (can't remember...More

Thank jsh44320
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Opted for this spot b/c it opened at 10am, was close to B&B where we stayed and I read it is good for inexpensive wine purchasing. The location is industrial appearing and it's a retro environment/vibe. We didn't get a tour - just guided ourselves...More

Thank kaelap
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Pleasant Valley has a lot to offer the visitor. It has a small museum, informational video and pleasant staff. I do not like dry wines so I was delighted to find 4 wines I loved!! Melanie, our wine taster hostess, was delightful, knew her wines...More

Thank Janice J
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Stopped by for my wife to taste some wine and pick up some of our favorites. Nice old place, once was Taylor Wines long time ago. Has not been updated since. Clean but dated. Service was slow for tastings. A bus load of college kids,...More

Thank bob d
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We could tell you which one, but everyone has a different wine palate. Let's just say the label has a dog on it. We went in to sample and buy our usual bottle, there are a lot of wineries in the area. We came out...More

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3 July 2017|
Response from 848barbb | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. Their web site only says they are closed NY, Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving.