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Finger Lakes Distilling

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great stop for a tasting!

We had a tour and tasting with 4 adults, we had a great time and learned a lot about their... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tami M
We Enjoyed the Tasting Flight

We did not have much knowledge of American bourbons so the tasting was most interesting and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Finger Lakes Distilling is a New York State Farm Distillery. We use locally grown fruits and grains to produce a range of high-quality, handmade spirits Including vodka, gin, whiskey, grappa and a variety of liqueurs and brandies. Our tasting room...more
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4676 State Route 414, Burdett, NY 14818-9730
+1 607-546-5510
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Customer service is not to the standards, we walked in and the only guy working in there wasn’t greeting people at all. We walked around to checkout the product and still we didn’t see anyone saying “hello” . We waited to see if we could...More

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BrianM7774, Owner at Finger Lakes Distilling, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I'm sorry you had a negative experience in our tasting room. We pride ourselves in good customer service and have always received favorable reviews in this regard. I'm not sure exactly what happened during your visit, but it is not indicative of the way we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a tour and tasting with 4 adults, we had a great time and learned a lot about their operation. There products are amazing, the peach bellini is to die for (I took all the ingredients home with me)!!! Stop in a say Hi...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did not have much knowledge of American bourbons so the tasting was most interesting and enjoyable. You did get a good explanation of each drink and the tastings were generous. We did not intend to buy a bottle but we enjoyed the single barrel...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We had Tour-tasting for 4 people. Mr McKenzie, the father of the owner of the Distillery made a tour himself. We learned about the history of the Distillary and the way they produce their famous McKenzie Bourbon Whiskey. It was interesting to learn that they...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

I’m in love with both of their Gins! They also have a great selection of bitters for sale which is a bonus for me. 🤙🏻 it comes with indoor & outdoor seating with views of the lake. They have tastings & you can get one...More

Thank Colette S
Reviewed August 16, 2018

On my families great adventure of New York and it's state, one of our daughters said those infamous words; "I need to wee" Here we are 15 min out of our hotel in the middle of nowhere with a large lake on one side, glorious...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2018

We stopped here as our final stop for the first day of our long weekend away! Some of us did a tasting and some had cocktails! I thoroughly enjoyed the Bloody Mary! The Bacon salt rimming the glass was fantastic. We all purchased a spirit...More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed two different tasting flights - one of all whiskeys and the other a variety of spirits. Our server was knowledgeable and very willing to share information about the distillery and its products. The Glen Thunder Corn Whiskey was surprisingly smooth and the gin was...More

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Katie B, Marketing Manager at Finger Lakes Distilling, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Thanks so much for this review!! We're happy to hear you enjoyed your experience and that our team was well prepared to talk about our story and our products. We look forward to having you back again soon!

Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Tasted Gin Vodka and Bourbon. The Gin and Vodka was exceptional however the Bourbon was mediocre to poor. If I was eating the Gin and vodka alone it would get a five. If I was eating the Bourbon alone a 2. Newer distilling place so...More

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Katie B, Marketing Manager at Finger Lakes Distilling, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Hi there! Thanks for leaving a review for us. We're happy to hear that you're a fan of our gins and vodkas! We're very proud of these products and the rich, local ingredients that we use to distill and flavor them. However, we are saddened...More

Reviewed July 4, 2018

Wow. This place is amazing. We did the 'make your own gin' workshop with 9 people and had an amazing time with Brian and Jared, learning about gin and mixing up our own recipes. While making the gin, we also got to try their gins...More

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Katie B, Marketing Manager at Finger Lakes Distilling, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2018

Thank you SO MUCH! for this incredible review, Chris! Sharing our passion for craft distilled spirits and unique flavors is our favorite thing to do, and your group was so great to hang out with all morning while you developed your very own (and very...More

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