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Hector Wine Company

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Amazing Winery with amazing staff

The winery is beautiful and the staff was incredibly helpful. We loved the wine and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Loved the Syrah

Followed a friend’s advice and stopped for a tasting overlooking Lake Senaca. Left a wine club... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brent E
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“pinot blanc”(4 reviews)
“finger lakes”(10 reviews)
Hector Wine Company was designed to highlight our hand crafted wines and local artists at a slower pace. Founded in 2010 and located in Hector, NY we are on the East Side of Seneca Lake. The casual environment is a great place to enjoy a variety of...more
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5610 State Route 414, Hector, NY 14841-9721
+1 607-387-1045
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The winery is beautiful and the staff was incredibly helpful. We loved the wine and the conversation. The wine company has some great local products besides their wine. The staff was fun and provide a great tasting experience and was also able to provide some...More

Thank FrankandJenn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Followed a friend’s advice and stopped for a tasting overlooking Lake Senaca. Left a wine club member after sampling the Fingerlakes varietals. While the Syrah was my personal favorite, the complex flavors and notes of the Reisling were also a revelation. The folks behind the...More

Thank Brent E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After the tasting , the lady wanted us to buy the wine . Felt pressured we needed to buy the wine . Not very business friendly if you are pushing to sell your wine. Let it up to the taste testers if they want to...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very strong compliment of reds in an area known for whites. I wish I could remember the name of the manager and gentleman who ran our tasting because he was very knowledgeable about wine and especially the wine from Hector Wine Company. The market aspect...More

Thank mrclincolnhigh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Of all the times in the lakes region visiting wineries for tasting and purchasing, this was the first time for us at this winery. Not sure if we just drove by in the past or never noticed this place. Will definitely be a stop in...More

Thank CRLretired
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I had never stopped at Hector Wine Company on my Seneca Wine Trail expeditions, but I certainly was glad that I did. They have a very nice selection of whites and reds and the service and atmosphere was exceptional. The winemaker came into the tasting...More

Thank GaryFahs
Reviewed August 20, 2018

We went this past weekend on the way home from a long trip. I hadn't been to Hector in a few years and I have to say, the wines this time around were better than ever! I love the laid back vibe of the tasting...More

1  Thank DMM53
Reviewed May 4, 2018

OK, it was late in the day, but they were open for another hour +. The staff member just seemed totally disengaged. They have a nice facility, but we were the only ones there! We purchased a couple Pinot Blancs just to support the local...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

First time visiting Hector Wine Company. Great to sample not only HC wines but also wines from Forge Vineyards. Staff was knowledgeable and offered many recommendations for local breweries and wineries to stop at in the area. We enjoyed the Cab Franc and Gewurztraminer and...More

Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

Nice location on the wine trail. Wines here are on the dryer side. The catawba and semi-dry reslings are on the sweet side for this location. Nice staff.

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