The Finger Lakes Wine Festival wraps up Sunday

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Watkins Glen International may be home to some of the best racing in the country but this weekend it was home to the some of the best wineries.

The Finger Lakes Wine Festival wrapped up Sunday.  For over two decades the festival has been featuring the best wine and food New York state has to offer.

Festival goers can taste wines from about 90 different vineyards, many of them produced right here in the Finger Lakes.

The festival draws people from all over the northeast year after year, some said the experience is educational.

"I was totally surprised by all the educational seminars and I feel like i learned a lot, we went to a sparking seminar that was amazing and incredible and totally opened my mind to the sparking wines in the Finger Lakes," said first time festival goer Kate Meyers Emery of Rochester. 

The wine festival is WGI's largest off-track event annually.


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