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Red Tail Ridge Winery

846 State Route 14, Penn Yan, NY 14527-9622
+1 315-536-4580
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We stopped here early on a Friday morning and were the only ones in the tasting room. This was our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fondue4two
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Rochester, NY
Blaufrankisch & Gewurztraminer to be sipped not spoken!! Yes, it's wine!!!!!

Winery that produces dry wines, on the average! The vineyards fill the hillsides and all the crooks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dknoye
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Elliottsburg, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
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“pinot noir” (7 reviews)
“tasting room” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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846 State Route 14, Penn Yan, NY 14527-9622
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+1 315-536-4580
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here early on a Friday morning and were the only ones in the tasting room. This was our first stop and it set a high bar for the rest of the day. The person serving us could not have been friendlier or more...More

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DanielleRTR, Manager at Red Tail Ridge Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your review and for visiting us! It means a lot to us to see positive feedback for all the hard work we put into our tasting experiences. We hope to see you back next time!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Winery that produces dry wines, on the average! The vineyards fill the hillsides and all the crooks and crannies! Eager to please, and share their crafted wines! Lady vintner at this winery! They take time with you, cause they do not allow bus loads to...More

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DanielleRTR, Manager at Red Tail Ridge Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review and happy you found a few favorites here! Look forward to seeing you on your next visit. Cheers, Danielle

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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

This place is a must visit. The wines are excellent. The staff is great. Especially the gentleman doing the tastings. Very entertaining and extremely nice. Thanks

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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

This place was absolutely surprising. All of the wine was fabulous. We ended up walking away with a $30 Riesling and $35 Pinot Noir. It's a steep price for us but worth it. Bobbi helped us and she was very charming. She made recommendations on...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2017

Was here a few years ago and remembered how good the wines were. They still are. White wines are always the strength of Finger Lakes wineries, and that's true here as well. Hostess was pleasant and informative. My wife and I loved the dry riesling,...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

This is a small tasting room, friendly staff and nice scenery. The guys threw the baseball around on the lawn while the girls tasted. Price was $5/6 wines. The Good Karma was really good and they donate a portion to a cause. Very informative tasting.

Thank Carol D
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

Note: This rating is not based on the wine since everyone has different tastes. This was my first time at Red Tail and I enjoyed everything from driving up the drive (through the grapes which are labeled) to the wine to the friendly, knowledgeable staff....More

Thank Michelle G
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

Love the fact that this winery is committed to sustainable practices but the wines in general are not to my taste. Good Karma supports a local food bank but just too sweet for me. Tasting room is quite small. Person who poured the tasting just...More

Thank Julie T
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DanielleRTR, Manager at Red Tail Ridge Winery, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

Hello Julie T. Thank you for your awesome pictures of our hawk and vineyard, and for your support of our sustainable practices. We will address the issue with the crew here to make sure we improve our tasting room to be more inviting and engaging!...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2017

Another winery that we enjoyed recommended visiting Red Tail Ridge. It was a bit out of our way, but we followed their recommendation and glad we did. We enjoyed the wines. The service was great, as was the depth of knowledge from the person who...More

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DanielleRTR, Manager at Red Tail Ridge Winery, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2017

Thank you so much for your visit and kind review! Hope to see you on your next trip! Cheers til then! -Danielle

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Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

A group of 9 of us on a bachelorette party. We went there because the bride loves red tail hawks. The woman doing the tasting was rather rude and the tasting area was so hot, several of us walked out. The wines were nothing to...More

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DanielleRTR, Manager at Red Tail Ridge Winery, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2017

Hello 4pattyc, We are sorry to hear about your negative experience. As a small-sized tasting room that doesn't take limos or buses, large groups often overwhelm our small tasting bar with limited staff. Rude behavior though, is not acceptable and will be addressed with our...More

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