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Goose Watch Winery Lake Placid

2523 Main Street, Lake Placid, NY 12946
518-523-1955
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Ranked #11 of 18 Activities in Lake Placid
Type: Wineries
Owner description: Goose Watch Winery is recognized as one of New York's most unique wineries, specializing in producing some truly unforgettable premium blends. Based... more » Owner description: Goose Watch Winery is recognized as one of New York's most unique wineries, specializing in producing some truly unforgettable premium blends. Based in the Finger Lakes, Goose Watch is thrilled to provide Lake Placid with a large selection of its uncommon and exclusive wines. Winning numerous gold medals each year, Goose Watch continues to develop some of the most intriguing red and white wines as well as sparkling wines, port, sherry, and ice wine. Stop in today to discover wines that will entice your palate, located right on Main Street in beautiful Lake Placid! « less
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Wilmington, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Won't go Back bc the pourer was dirty and tasted musty and was confirmed with the "manager" ew. Gross.

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Sanbornville, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

We walked here from our hotel after visiting the Swedish Hill tasting room earlier in the day. This shop is smaller but also had some nice wine reasonably priced. Friendly staff.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We went to the location outside of town first and learned that there is another place in town. If you pay for tasting at one ($10 but includes the wine glass) you can sample at the other for only $4. Overall the wines were good for NY and the staff at both places was knowledgeable and friendly.

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Vermont
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

I have visited the Finger Lakes winerys and LOVE all those I tried. I am happy that Lake Placid has Swedish Hills and Goose Watch tasting rooms so I can bring my friends for a tasting experience. I only purchase wine from the Finger Lakes. Great trip, beautiful country, awesome winery choices. I always tell my friends this would be... More

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Plattsburgh, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for a quick tasting on Saint Patties Day, it was nice. The woman helping us was very friendly. We didn't feel rushed or pressured to buy anything. This is just a very nice informal tasting of some delicious wines! We will return when we come back to town!

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south windsor, CT
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

We stopped in to Goose Watch Winery in Lake Placid the day after Thanksgiving while strolling through town, and we're glad we did! For $5 we tasted 6 wines, guided by Erica, the friendly and fun wine steward. I love to give bottles of wine as gifts, so we stocked up on delicious NY wines from the Finger Lakes. If... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

You could skip both "Wineries" in Lake Placid. First of all the wineries are actually in the Finger Lakes Region not the ADK. Sampling pours are tiny!! And the quality not so great!! Save your time and $ go buy a bottle of wine and enjoy it from the comfy Adirondack chairs on the public beach!! We did at sunset!!... More

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SwedishHillWinery, Owner at Goose Watch Winery Lake Placid, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting our Lake Placid tasting room. While we respect that individual tastes and preferences vary, we would like to point out that the Finger Lakes is now considered a major player in cool climate wine production and is highly respected internationally. Reviews in essentially all of the major wine press and national and international wine competitions confirm... More

Morristown
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Walked into this location and saw a group of people in front of us having so much fun that we hung around to have our own tasting session. Since we were just two, it was not inherently as fun as the larger group but we did taste 5 (or 6 I can't remember) wines and got keep sake glasses. We... More

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SwedishHillWinery, Public Relations Manager at Goose Watch Winery Lake Placid, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review and for visiting our Lake Placid Tasting Room! We're very happy to hear that you were able to try a variety of wines that appealed to you, dry versus sweet! If you're looking to experience more award-winning wines be sure to visit our winery in the Finger Lakes along with... More

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We did the wine tasting, you keep the glass and you can use it again at Swedish Hill Winery. Very good wines!

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SwedishHillWinery, Public Relations Manager at Goose Watch Winery Lake Placid, responded to this review

Thank you for submitting a review about your visit to our Lake Placid Tasting Room! We're also happy to hear that you took advantage of our deal of using the souvenir tasting glass from our tasting room and using it at Swedish Hill Lake Placid and get a tasting there for just $2! We hope that you found some new... More

Minneapolis
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

For $5 you can sample 6 different wines and purchase your favorites. Located on Main Street in the middle of all the shops. Stop in for some great wines!

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