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Leidenfrost Vineyards

5677 State Route 414, Hector, NY 14841-9714
+1 607-546-2800
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"Worth the Stop"

My wife and I recently while visiting the wineries along Seneca Lake had the opportunity to visit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Billy R
Thurmont, Maryland
Absolutely Luscious Gewurztraminer and Friendly Sommelier

OK, first a confession: We stopped at Leidenfrost because it looked beautiful from the road - no... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Churchton, Maryland
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5677 State Route 414, Hector, NY 14841-9714
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I recently while visiting the wineries along Seneca Lake had the opportunity to visit Leidenfrost, our first. Its a very attractive winery inside with a small but very adequate tasting area, with an excellent and friendly staff. It incorporates a very large...More

Thank Billy R
Reviewed 21 October 2017

OK, first a confession: We stopped at Leidenfrost because it looked beautiful from the road - no advance research, just a spontaneous stop. Much to my delight, their Gewurztraminer was the BEST I've ever had, and I've tried several. I'm most fond of very dry...More

Thank shaluhe
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The first time we have came here we happened to catch the owner and he was more that gracious, allowing us to taste all the wines we were interested in. The next time we caught him again (mowing the lawn) and he joined us for...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I watched the video on Finger Lakes Winery website. The winery looked neat and good. It's small inside. The staff was friendly and helpful. It's $5 per tastings of 5 or 6 wines. The reds and whites were not that great. It doesn't mean that...More

Thank SouthhillsCritic
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

As always we had a fantastic visit to the winery. Liz was off for the day but when she saw us she came in from her gardening to chat awhile. The wine is very good and the people and atmosphere are unforgettable. Always on our...More

Thank Patti S
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This was our second trip to the Fingerlakes and I wanted to return to Leidenfrost. They are so friendly and fun here. We went 3 time in 3 days. Bought plenty of wine, but especially want to thank Mallory for making our visits so enjoyable....More

Thank flobo113
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The folks at Leidenfrost are amazing. We've been three different times over the past couple of years and every time I love them more. They are super personable and make you feel very welcome. The first time we visited we were attending the Deck the...More

2  Thank Theresa P
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

This winery wasn't on our list but we pulled in as we were passing. Boy are we glad that we did! The wines were good - some of our favorites! The best was the atmosphere because of the Staff. They were "real and personable" not...More

Thank w m
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This is a must stop winery on our yearly Seneca Lake wine weekend. Elizabeth and John produce wonderful wines and make the wine tasting experience immensely fun. Given the quality of their wines, their prices are more than fair- they are low. I always wind...More

Thank Denis B
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Love this place, what a beautiful view they have. The wine is delicious. they offer peanuts at the bar to munch on during the wine tasting. Plus on our visit this year, we met Eli. She works at the winery. She was great! SO friendly,...More

Thank seashell0412
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