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Atwater Estate Vineyards

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Wonderful wines, friendly people

Visited in October 2018. Views from the winery are great. The young man that helped us with our... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2018
710mjb
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New Jersey
Atwater estate winery

One of the best vies of Seneca lake and the vineyard in the area. A very knowledgeable person will... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2018
Gusthesaint
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Neptune, New Jersey
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With a spectacular panoramic view of the lake as a backdrop, our friendly and knowledgeable tasting room staff welcomes you to sample current vintages.
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5055 State Route 414, Burdett, NY 14818-9816
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Reviewed December 15, 2018

Visited in October 2018. Views from the winery are great. The young man that helped us with our tasting couldn't have been nicer. Described all the wines and those grapes that we were not familiar with - he gave us a great education. We bought...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Amanda G, Manager at Atwater Estate Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Sounds like a great visit. I am happy that we were able to answer some questions you had about our wine. Until next time, Cheers!

Reviewed November 13, 2018

One of the best vies of Seneca lake and the vineyard in the area. A very knowledgeable person will pour you delicious wines. You can bring your dog too. Have a full glass , sit on the deck enjoy the view while sipping your delicious...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Amanda G, Manager at Atwater Estate Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Thanks a lot! The Stone Bridge is very popular. It's very versatile and people love it. We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

My favorite all around. The wine is so good. Red wine hit the mark. Amanda is a gem! Must stop and taste. The view from the deck is gorgeous.More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Amanda G, Manager at Atwater Estate Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Thank you! Our vineyards are situated in the Banana Belt growing region which helps us grow some delicious red varieties and then our winemakers use their magic to turn them into outstanding wine. But the major kudos goes to Mother Nature. I look forward to...More

Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

The wines were barely ok. The service was poor. However their “Christmas” drink (seasonal sale item I think) was great. That one redeeming quality did not make up for their shortcomings.More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Amanda G, Manager at Atwater Estate Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

I am sorry to hear you didn't have a great experience. I take your feedback seriously and hope you'll give us another chance. I'm glad that you enjoyed the Mulled Wine, but sorry to hear about your service experience. If you would like to email...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This was a place to get a beautiful view of Seneca lake and the best wine we had around there. The server was knowledgeable and friendly and they let us stay out on the deck beyond closing until sunset. The wine was the most reasonable...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Amanda G, Manager at Atwater Estate Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

I'm happy to hear that we were a highlight in your trip. We hope to see you on your next visit.

Reviewed September 20, 2018

Unusually nice flower garden visible from their large balcony. I recommend purchasing a bottle or glass of wine and enjoying it on their balcony with a view of Lake Seneca and their lovely flower garden, weather permitting. This was our last winery stop of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Amanda G, Manager at Atwater Estate Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

The deck is a beautiful place to enjoy a glass of wine and just take in the beauty of the vineyards and lake. A great spot to unwind both physically and mentally. I'm sorry that you did not care for the Dry Riesling, but I...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

We came here to taste what is called amber or orange wine. It is a white wine that includes skins for a few weeks in the fermentation. They have a tasty germutztaminer in this style which is good for thanksgiving.$30 We also liked the 2...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Amanda G, Manager at Atwater Estate Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Skin Fermented Whites or Orange wines are so fun to experience. We started with a Chardonnay and expanded to the Gewurztraminer style as well. I hope you enjoy it with your Thanksgiving meal.

Reviewed September 5, 2018

We encountered Atwater on a recent wine tour and were so enamored with the view and garden that we decided to buy a glass and relax on the terrace instead of just tasting. The sparkling Brut I purchased was very tasty, and it was so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Amanda G, Manager at Atwater Estate Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Our deck does have a way of sucking you in and making you relax. I'm happy that you were able to enjoy our tasting room from a different perspective. Hopefully you will have time for a tasting on your next visit!

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our Labor Day visit here. Our server had a birthday today so she was wearing a fun little crown. She knew her wines, she loved her wines, and she was glad to tell us about each one. The master winemaker was there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Amanda G, Manager at Atwater Estate Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Thank you for your review. Nancy was your server and we love her! She has a passion for wine and loves to share it. Every time you pop a cork, I hope it brings back great memories of your trip. Cheers!

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Location overlooks the lake. Wow! What a view. Wish we had time to sit and sip. Our tasting was nice. The young lady (sorry I didn't remember her name) was very knowledgeable. The whites she recommended for me were better than I expected. She insisted...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Amanda G, Manager at Atwater Estate Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

The nice thing about tastings is trying new things, you may find a new favorite! We appreciate the review and hope to see you soon!

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