Penguin Bay Winery

Explore the Penguin Bay wines including Gewürztraminer, Pinot Grigio, Riesling, Cabernet Franc and Moscato as well as sparkling wines from acclaimed sister wineries. 

Feel free to enjoy a picnic with a great lake view overlooking our vineyards with a glass of your favorite Penguin Bay Wine!

Our spacious tasting rooms can accomodate groups of all sizes up to 50 people! And while you are visiting be sure to browse our gift shop stocked with a variety of wine and decor items!

Penguin Bay Winery is a proud supporter of the Humboldt Penguins at the Syracuse Rosamond Gifford Zoo, donating a portion of all of our wine proceeds throughout the year to their exhibit!

View a video interview with Dave Peterson, co-owner of Penguin Bay Winery below:

You can see many more videos like this on our Seneca Lake Wine TV page by clicking here.  

Appointment required for groups of 10 or more. Please call 607-403-0029 or 1-888-549-WINE

April-December: Daily 10am-5:30pm
January-March: Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday 10am-5:30pm

Recent Awards:
Double Gold Medal at the 2013 American Wine Society Competition for the 2012 Riesling
Double Gold Medal at the 2013 American Wine Society Competition for Percussion
Gold Medal at the 2013 Jefferson Cup for the 2012 Riesling
Gold Medal at the 2013 NY Wine & Food Classic for the 2012 Riesling

For a more complete list of awards from this winery and others, visit this page: 

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Founded 1997

Location Information

6075 State Route 414
Hector New York, 14841
Phone (607) 546-5115
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Amenities & Services

Handicapped Accessible
Picnic tables/area
Pet Friendly 

Personalized labels
Wine with a personalized label makes a memorable and unique gift. Browse the options on our website, design your own label or let us create something just for you!

Favor Bottles
Favor Bottles (375ml) with personalized labels are available from our sister winery, Swedish Hill, in two of our most popular white blends, Svenska White (semi-sweet) and Viking White (dry).

Wine Club
Join our Wine Club to enjoy Penguin Bay wines year-round.
Wines are shipped every other month, 2 bottles at a time. We've pre-selected wines that include a mix of red and white wines, dry to semi-dry to semi-sweet varieties. Any of the pre-selected wines may be substituted for another of your choice. (The cost of the club will be adjusted accordingly.) Please see our website for further details.

Gift Baskets
Check out the selection of wine gift baskets on our website. If you don't see what you have in mind, please give us a call and we'll be glad to customize a gift basket.

Contact us to discuss the possibilities:
1-888-549-WINE (9463)