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Pleasant Valley Wine Company

8260 Pleasant Valley Rd, Hammondsport, NY 14840-9514
+1 607-569-6111
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Found a fantastic wine

We could tell you which one, but everyone has a different wine palate. Let's just say the label... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Omro, Wisconsin
via mobile
Must stop

The only place in the Finger Lakes offering a tour of working facility plus film & lecture on the... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Rosemary C
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“chocolate lab” (6 reviews)
“great tour” (5 reviews)
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8260 Pleasant Valley Rd, Hammondsport, NY 14840-9514
+1 607-569-6111
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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

1  Thank 436Terry68
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The only place in the Finger Lakes offering a tour of working facility plus film & lecture on the history of wine making and the area. The rest of the places are either quaint wineries for tasting and vineyard photos or storefronts passing as wineries...More

1  Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This massive property is steeped in heritage, being America's oldest bonded winery (meaning there may be older wineries, but this one first to follow the rules). The wines are from Niagara and Catawba grapes - not for snobby wine enthusiasts. We love them, as well...More

1  Thank 251ceh
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This place is a must see! We had a little trouble finding it, but it was well worth the effort. A museum and a winery, wow. The wine list is quite extensive, and it was difficult to limit my spending. We will DEFINITELY return on...More

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 31 July 2017

While at another winery, we met a couple who told us the Pleasant Valley Winery Tour is a must do. They were so right! Allow an hour for this. The tour costs $5... What a bargain. Tours start at 11 AM and a new tour...More

Thank RobandChristina
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Had a good time at the tasting bar. Pourer was well-informed. Wine was great. Expanded my wine horizons.

Thank Barb B
Reviewed 21 October 2016

It was a spectacular peak autumn day in Pleasant Valley, Sunday October 16th at 80 degrees. The visit to Pleasant Valley Wine Company was nostalgic in seeing it being revived by the current private owner. We have fond memories of Great Western Winery of the...More

1  Thank Lucy T
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Not sure why this place has such high ratings. The wine was not good. I would never try a sherry but likely my husband did and it was outstanding- we bought a bottle! They also had a number of champagnes but we didn't try. Maybe...More

Thank Meghann R
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Our tour guide provided a great tour of the winery and a significant amount of the history behind the winery which is one of the oldest in the Finger Lakes area. Following the tour we were treated to a great wine tasting.

2  Thank John L
Reviewed 9 September 2016

While there's a small museum and of course wine/sherry/champagne tasting, the tour really makes the visit to Pleasant Valley shine. They have numerous buildings on the National Register of Historic Places and have the dubious honor of being US Bonded No. 1 (first winery to...More

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