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Penn Yan

Red Tail Ridge Winery

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Good wines, OK tasting

In terms of the wines themselves, this place has some very good offerings and we did buy a few... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2019
new york
A botique winery that offers some interesting varietals

One of the more interesting wineries on Seneca Lake, Red Tail Ridge offers a number of the... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2019
West Babylon, New York
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846 State Route 14, Penn Yan, NY 14527-9622
+1 315-536-4580
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Reviewed October 8, 2019 via mobile

We like dry red wine and searched out several places to do some tastings. We thoroughly enjoyed the wine here. Pay no attention to the other bad review from Pennsylvania, people who write reviews to places they’ve never been just because their limousine wasn’t allowed...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed August 18, 2019

Typical 5 pours for $5 but the pours seemed tiny - barely a mouthful. Wines tasted were mostly good but at the end of the tasting we were asked "So what bottles can I get for you?". This is a question we have never been...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MacedonBill
TRSupervisor, Manager at Red Tail Ridge Winery, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2019

Hello, Thank you for your feedback! We do pour a standard size 15ml for each pour to ensure after a full tasting, a guest is getting a little under a glass of wine. We train our staff to pour all the amount to be fair...More

Reviewed August 2, 2019 via mobile

I just finished my first trip to the Finger Lakes Wine region, and did a TON of research beforehand to select the 4 wineries we’d visit on our day trip to Seneca Lake. I read blogs, articles, reviews, visited their websites, looked to see if...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 16, 2019

never got to taste the wine because of they have stupid parking rules about limos and you can read the entire review on Yelp.More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Mike S
Danielle D, Manager at Red Tail Ridge Winery, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2019

Hello Mike, We are so sorry our no limo no bus policy stated on our website, brochures, and signage at the end of the road conflicted with your group's mode of transportation. We are more than happy to welcome standard sized vehicles, but we cannot...More

Reviewed June 28, 2019

In terms of the wines themselves, this place has some very good offerings and we did buy a few bottles. But compared with most of the other wineries we visited, this tasting room was rather drab and dated. And the pours were by far the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Danielle D, Manager at Red Tail Ridge Winery, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2019

Hello Susan, We value your feedback and thank you for stopping in for a tasting! So glad to hear you enjoyed our wines that you should also be able to find in NYC. We have instructed our staff to pour an equal 15ml pour for...More

Reviewed March 18, 2019

One of the more interesting wineries on Seneca Lake, Red Tail Ridge offers a number of the Rieslings characteristic of the area, along with some varietals, such as Blaufrankich, which are typical of vineyards of northern Italy, such as the Alto Aldige. The tasting room...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Mostly dry wine. Reisling was ok. Small space with modern art work. Lots of parking. Scenic view. Won't go again.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tammyc10905
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

The staff here are very friendly and knowledgeable. We we're the only ones in the winery on a Thursday morning. The hostess was able to spend time talking to us about the wines and winery. There is a long drive up the hill and through...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sandy F
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We did our tasting on a early Saturday morning. Unfortunately for us, a group of 16 from a bike riding event came in and were very loud! We were moved to the other side to keep their group together. It was tough to hear what...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

We enjoyed the drive up to the winery/tasting room. Server was very knowledgeable about the wines being poured (we actually mistook him as the owner). As others noted, taste is subjective, and we did not care for the wines we tried, but it was worth...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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