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Hosmer Winery

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Finally good Estate wine!

I am I admit a bit of a wine snob having had a collection of over 2500 bottles of quality wine at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
B0bK
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Sosua, Dominican Republic
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My wife and I visited on a Thursday afternoon. The woman pouring our wine was nice and friendly. It... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
peytonstorm
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Richmond, Rhode Island
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Here at Hosmer Winery, we try and keep tradition alive. Each bottle of wine starts from the ground up, literally. We use our breathtaking surroundings not only as inspiration but for a reason to do what we do. As one of the original wineries on...more
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7020 Route 89, Ovid, NY 14521
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am I admit a bit of a wine snob having had a collection of over 2500 bottles of quality wine at one time and still maintain a cellar of about 500 bottles. Most of my wines have been Napa Valley wines. We have been...More

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Kaitlynn W, Manager at Hosmer Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your time here at Hosmer. We really take pride in producing flavorful award-winning wines grown right here on our estate. Many of our wines have the potential to age up to 10 years. If you have the...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

My wife and I visited on a Thursday afternoon. The woman pouring our wine was nice and friendly. It was not busy so we had time to relax and enjoy our tasting. This was our first stop of the day. Both the red and white...More

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Kaitlynn W, Manager at Hosmer Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

We're glad you decided to visit our tasting room again and found a few wines you enjoy! We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent wine selection for the tasting. I especially like the pinot grizio which was very light and fruity.

Thank LPLoveToTravel
Kaitlynn W, Manager at Hosmer Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dry whites are great refreshing summer wines! We're glad you enjoyed your tasting and hope you visit us again soon!

Reviewed 23 July 2018

We were clearly influenced by the day's heat when we selected Naomi, a sparking Riesling as best for the day. Perfect summer wine, we had a case sent home to FL. The people were very nice, our host a veteran, and the wines very well...More

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Kaitlynn W, Manager at Hosmer Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

We really appreciate your kind words and hope to see you again at Hosmer for another great visit!

Reviewed 7 June 2018

Hosmer Winery is midway down on the west side of Lake Cayuga. It is right off of the road and the building is small but filled with wonderful wines. The gentleman who worked with us, provided with great information about the vineyard, the grapes grown...More

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Kaitlynn W, Public Relations Manager at Hosmer Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thank you! We're so glad you found a few wines you like. Can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Hosmer is a Cuyuga Lake winery that does both red and white wines. They have more than just Riesling and Pinot Noir. Their Cabernet Francs were very good and their Gruner Veltliner and Pinot Gris were both lovely tasting wines. Their prices are very low,...More

Thank Jezuzek
Kaitlynn W, Public Relations Manager at Hosmer Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you! We're so glad you enjoyed some of our red and white wines! We apologize that the bus hindered your tasting experience as we always try to provide a good time for everyone. We hope you visit us again to receive a more personal...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We were able to get a tasting started right away. We enjoyed all the tasting and bought several bottles. Our 14 month old ran in to their office and the staff was completely cool with it. They even picked up the community pets water bowl...More

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Katie R, Public Relations Manager at Hosmer Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

We are so happy that you enjoyed the wine and your overall experience! We hope you and your family come back to visit us again :) Cheers!

Reviewed 9 June 2017

My tasting was some red and some whites. The gentleman helping was very nice and did a great job explaining the wines and made some solid suggestions. Of the whites I tried I was not crazy about the Chardonnay. The sauvignon blanc was very good!...More

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Katie R, Public Relations Manager at Hosmer Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

So glad you found some wines you like! We want to make sure we have a wine for every taste, that's why we make over 20 varieties and blends :) We hope to see you on your next venture through you Finger Lakes!

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We decided on a glass of wine for a little more than a tasting. We enjoyed the view of the lake and got out of the rain. We had been tasting in the area and this winery was open till 5:30. This worked for us,...More

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Katie R, Public Relations Manager at Hosmer Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

We love relaxing in the vineyard with a glass of wine and we are thrilled you took advantage of the opportunity! We hope to see you at the winery again soon!

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon this winery on our way to Ithaca farm market. The wines were very high quality and John was an absolute joy to do our tasting with as he educated while enticing us with stories of delicious pairings. Needless to say we stopped in...More

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Katie R, Public Relations Manager at Hosmer Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Wine tasting and a trip to the Ithaca Farmers Market, sounds like a delightful day!! Thank you for stopping by the winery, so glad you had fun with John, he is pretty wonderful! We look forward to seeing you next time :)

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