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Address: 5610 Route 414, Hector, NY 14841
Phone Number: 607-387-1045
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Description: Hector Wine Company was designed to highlight our hand crafted wines and...
Hector Wine Company was designed to highlight our hand crafted wines and local artists at a slower pace. Founded in 2010 and located in Hector, NY we are on the East Side of Seneca Lake. The casual environment is a great place to enjoy a variety of fine wines, local music, local art and the culinary culture of the Finger Lakes. Now also home to Forge Cellars.
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Sauvignon Blanc

The girl at the Village Tavern in Hammondsport turned me on to this wine! I loved it! She said they are excited about the next vintage. I am too!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

The girl at the Village Tavern in Hammondsport turned me on to this wine! I loved it! She said they are excited about the next vintage. I am too!

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Watkins Glen, New York
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43 reviews 43 reviews
10 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I work full time on Seneca Lake at another wonderful winery and last week, a group of six of us "gals" went out for brunch (that is another review....fantastic too!). I seldom get to be on "the other side of the tasting bar" so it is always fun to get out and see other wineries. Hector Wine Company is ALWAYS... More 

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Horseheads, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

My wife and I were on our way to another winery when we came across this one. We decided to stop and we are so glad we did! Very warm and cozy inside. If you love white wines like us, they have some of the best! We had 4 tastings and actually loved every one. The staff was great and... More 

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Corning, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We have been going to Hector Wine Company ever since it opened, and it has become a staple for us. What has always stood out and continues to bring us back each and every time we go to the wineries is the fantastic atmosphere. It is very laid back, and the staff is always friendly and personable. We enjoy doing... More 

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Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

What a great winery! The workers, the wine and the dogs all fabulous. So good, we signed up for the wine club and love it!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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81 reviews 81 reviews
36 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This place was great and nice for us to be able to sit for a while and enjoy a bottle! The Soul Red was perfect for that!!! It was fun to just hang out here!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Stopped here on the peak fall weekend. We were greeted by the wine dog Luna, but don't feed her any pretzels! They didn't 't have any Chardonnay, but the server recommended the Pinot Blanc. I was pleasantly surprised as it was stored in oak and was really great! Our server was really attentive and friendly. Definitely a great experience!

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New York City, New York
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12 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Emma, who directed our tasting, was an enthusiastic ambassador for the winery and the Finger Lakes region. Although none of the wines were outstanding, several were very good, and the breadth was impressive for this area, which is typically dominated by one or two varietals. The tasting room is open later than others in the area and would make a... More 

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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We had visited a few years ago when they first opened and we weren't overly impressed (but I believe that was due to when we visited in the day (7th or 8th winery, and our ability to taste was impaired)... and the fact that our appreciation for drier wines has developed in the past couple years... The tasting room attendant... More 

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Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Okay I just plain love this place! No make that !!! Why? First the people they all just plain rock. Second the You guessed it (The Wine). This is amazing stuff, the Soul Red tastes like it came from an upscale Tuscan Vineyard, and the Essence is truly great. Third Luna and my dog get along just fine. Fourth they... More 

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