Heron Hill Winery, Hammondsport

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  • August 13, 2017
    Returned for tasting after several years' absence. Gracious and knowledgeable tasting assistance from Char, still appreciate Eclipse offerings and enjoyed comparing the marked differences between the ...  more »
  • August 6, 2017
    Another nice winery on Keuka trail! Beautiful views, lots of wine & gift shop. Great grape juice also!  more »
  • July 30, 2017
    Visiting FLX from Virginia we expected the wineries to be more social with bands etc. like in Virginia wine country and yet very few were social places -- even those with nice views and patios were no...  more »
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  • June 21, 2017
    This is likely one of my favorite wineries. From the first time I went here 4 years ago to today, it's just as enjoyable and beautiful.
  • July 4, 2017
    Better ciders than wine, over-rated and over-priced unless you prefer sweet wines.
  • April 4, 2017
    Char was really nice and helpful. I probably don't have as high of expectations as some...but still really nice scenery and facility
  • October 24, 2016
    From the Keuka Lake trail literature, Heron Hill was a high flier in terms of the language used, and it gave us some hope that the wines would be inspired and exceptional in some way. Unfortunately their offerings were fairly run-of-the-mill and their wines were plagued by technical faults (true faults or poor winemaking; maybe both in some cases). Their facility, while beautiful, was plagued by fruit flies, and the senior staff seemed more occupied with the gift shop than the tasting room. In all likelihood, we would not revisit this producer.
  • March 23, 2016
    REVIEW EDIT: Heron Hill responded quickly to our review and offered us a chance to revisit with a private one-on-one tasting. We had Nicolette as our server and wow- what a difference. We have been to many many tastings at a large variety of wineries and this one was one of the best experiences yet. Her knowledge, understanding and personal recommendations were not only genuine but respectable. She listened to what we liked, and discussed with us each wine we inquired about. Nicolette's suggestions were not only appreciated but we could tell she was actually listening to us and our preferences. We ended the tasting with some dessert wines (outstanding, by the way!) and a quick visit to the top of the tour. It was a beautiful and wonderful experience, even though it was very windy and deceivingly cold outside with all of the sunshine. Thank you Nicolette for accommodating us on such short notice and giving us a truly amazing experience.*While we have never had a poor experience in previous years or visits to Heron Hill; our most recent visit left a "very bad taste in our mouth". Our server Ron was rude, arrogant and held zero consideration in our group. Once we shared we preferred sweet wines, especially ice wines, he was disgusted, made remarks about it, and in the end refused to serve us the sweet wines on the tasting list and brought back very dry options even after we asked to switch back to trying the remaining sweet options. I understand you sell several dessert wine options. Unfortunately we were unable to inquire, upgrade our tasting to include, or purchase any of those options. As long as people like Ron work at your establishment, this family will not be returning. It is sad that people are given less service, all due to their wine tasting preference. On a better note, the pizza salad food pairing option was very good and gave much better customer service than Ron.*

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