The most significant vinifera grapes of the Finger Lakes include Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc as well as several French-American and native varieties.  The region is especially well-known for producing aromatic whites such as Riesling and Gewurztraminer.

Acres Planted

  • Riesling
  • Chardonnay
  • Cabernet Franc
  • Pinot Noir
  • Gewurztraminer
  • Merlot
  • Pinot Gris