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Quick Facts

  • Established October 1, 1982
  • 130 wineries
  • 9,393 acres under vine
  • 950 acres of Riesling
  • 200,000 cases of Finger Lakes Riesling from Finger Lakes riesling grapes
  • Small, specific producers whose wine reflects place and personality
  • Strong, regional aromatic whites with a focus on Riesling.
  • The average producer makes 2-3 styles of Riesling wine a year.
  • The Finger Lakes is home to over 200 Riesling brands.