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Brotherhood - America's Oldest Winery

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Oldest winery in America.
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100 Brotherhood Plaza Dr, Washingtonville, NY 10992-2262
+1 845-496-3661
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wine tasting was good and the guide was very informative. Selection was made simple with the guide giving you three wines to choose from at a time with five rounds in total. If you are not into wines the premises itself is something to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gdesantis7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We yesterday to have lunch and buy some wine have a glass of wine but no don't sell glasses if wine on week days, can only do tastings with what wine is open ? The last time we were here we had the best wine...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank barf36
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ask for Dimanche, who was educational and entertaining,enhancing the experience. I am in love with the Blanc de Blanc!!! What’s nice here is that you get an opportunity to sample many offerings from cider to wine to seasonal specialties to varietals from their parent company....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Baxterbeach
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Brotherhood Winery in Oct, 2018. Our tour guide, Glenn, was awesome! He was very informative and had a great personality! He taught us how the wine was made, along with the Champagne and how to tell the difference between “real” champagne and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rjwv90
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

You must take the Winery tour to truly appreciate this gem. Oldest, continuous winery in the US - including prohibition. Excellent selection of wines and hard ciders. Lovely historical buildings and wine cellars dating back to 1830!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

Lisa, kudos for an great tour. Very informative and really gave an interesting US history lesson along with the history of the winery! Beautiful property and buildings. Would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mcgimks
Reviewed September 24, 2018

My group visited this complex. It has a wine tour as well as a visit to the fabled wine cellar with historic fixtures in place, what seems like a stockade (perhaps for the most expensive vintage wines, antiquities, function space, the long vault and more....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

The oldest winery continuously operating since it was established ! Wine History written by the original owners and other continued by other owners since it was established, comprehensive information provided by the guide, tour and taste coasts $10 per person, an knowledgeable experience !

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

We had a very knowledgeable tour guide, though the tour was a bit long. Nice wine tasting at the end allowed for sampling of a lot of different wines.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rgrinwis3
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We were able to take in the tour after our meal from Vinum's across from there (a must go to place for delicious food!). Our guide was able to take us as the last one for the day and it was amazing to hear the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Tracy C
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Response from lnpepper | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Caldwell House Bed and Breakfast in nearby Salisbury Mills and enjoyed it very much.
Tracy C
November 17, 2016|
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Response from jyo_nyc | Reviewed this property |
I'm a little late to the game, but if you are interested in a bed and breakfast, I LOVE the Dominion House B&B. It's about a 10 minute drive away. I go every year!
July 4, 2016|
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Response from wperruna | Reviewed this property |
I think they are okay on the property but most likely would not be able to go on the tour in the cellars or in the old church where we do the tastings. You can call and ask them. 845-496-3661. They have outdoor seating so I... More