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Eremita Cellars

2155 E Church St, Lodi, NY 14860-9762
+1 607-474-5002
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Not great

We wanted to love it. Freezing both times. Still this time we bundled into our winter coats for an... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2015
IrishDancerNY
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NY
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Truly unique setting

This was the first time we've ever been to a church that was concerted into a wine tasting room... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
vtpsu
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Located in a late 1800's church, we are unique amongst our counterparts. Visit us for wine and beer tastings from Lost Kingdom Brewery, during normal business hours. Our space is available for wedding ceremonies, wedding receptions, private events, business events, and we also host several large holiday events throughout the year. We are located one block North of the 96 A and State Route 414 junction. Inside the church behind the ice cream stand. OUR TASTING ROOM IS CLOSED DURING THE MONTHS OF JANUARY AND FEBRUARY.
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31 Oct 2015
“Not great”
26 Oct 2015
“Truly unique setting ”
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2155 E Church St, Lodi, NY 14860-9762
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Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

We wanted to love it. Freezing both times. Still this time we bundled into our winter coats for an event. They just weren't on top of a lot of things. Only one bathroom open. Only one bar open. Kept forgetting about a projection they had...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

This was the first time we've ever been to a church that was concerted into a wine tasting room. The owner was so nice and shared some of the history with us. The wines were good and it was very cool to see the stain...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2015

We took a group of 37 "Gulpy Sippers" to Eremita this year and Josh gave us a great tasting! It is a church tasting room and it was cool. We were told about Peggy the ghost that was playing upstairs and about the church. Josh...More

1  Thank snookypa
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Eremita is a bit off the well traveled wine trail, but not to be missed. The renovated church is a wonderful setting for tastings. The owner is a gracious host and quick to provide some history of the church including the ghost who inhabits the...More

Thank scubi-doo
Joshua P, Owner at Eremita Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2015

I am glad you enjoyed hearing about our history, and our resident ghost. We aim to provide guests with an experience they will remember, and I am happy to have your positive feedback. Thank you for taking time to review us.

Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

My husband and I recently stopped into Eremita while touring the finger lakes. We were amazed by the beautifully renovated church- what a neat idea for a winery! Not only was the location gorgeous, but the wine and beer were delicious. We ended up buying...More

Thank Elley N
Joshua P, Owner at Eremita Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2015

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Enjoy the Pinot Noir, Cheers.

Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

I knew the winery when it was still a church. I watched it sit empty for many years. Then Abby and Josh came to our little town with their amazing ideas and transformed the old church into a great winery and event room. The wines...More

Thank ivanne f
Joshua P, Owner at Eremita Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2015

Thank you for taking the time to review us, I appreciate it.

Reviewed 3 March 2015

We originally found Eremita in April of 2014 when we were visiting wineries with some friends-we all loved it as soon as we saw it from the outside. It's a beautiful old church with stained glass windows and the moment you walk in you are...More

Thank sunbunny81
Eremita W, Events Coordinator at Eremita Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2015

Thank you for all of your compliments. I am so glad you enjoyed your visit with us. I will be splitting my time between our new brewery, Lost Kingdom, in Ovid and the winery in Lodi. I hope to catch you at one of the...More

Reviewed 18 August 2014

My wife and I had a Groupon for a wine and chocolate tasting and stopped in on the weekend. The church was nicely redone into this winery and brewery. They source the grapes locally, and we were able to try all their wines. We found...More

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Eremita W, Events Coordinator at Eremita Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2014

Thank you for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate it! I had a great time hosting you and your wine, and I am so glad you enjoyed our wine and beer selections. The Ovid Firehouse Distillery should be up and running this...More

Reviewed 13 August 2014

I just was at the winery for a family wedding and it couldn't have been more perfect. The staff was fantastic and very knowledgeable. They helped me figure out what wine/beer suited my taste best and nailed it. The staff was also just the most...More

Thank eah21
Eremita W, Events Coordinator at Eremita Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2014

@ eah21 thank you so much for your review! We are glad to hear that everyone enjoyed the ceremony and reception. We were thrilled to have been a part of such a special day.

Reviewed 13 June 2014 via mobile

Eremita was our first stop for my first visit to the finger lakes wine region, and after four days it remains my favorite! First, we were greeted by a tail wagging, body shaking dog matouk. He was so excited to see us and remained at...More

Thank 21stcenturyAudrey
Eremita W, Events coordinator at Eremita Cellars, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2014

Thank you for the lovely Review, Audrey. It was a pleasure meeting both you and your husband. I do hope you enjoyed your wines taken home. I look forward to your next visit. Cheers

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