Ventosa Vineyards

A taste of Tuscany in the Finger Lakes

Ventosa offers premium wine tastings in a Tuscan setting. Known for dry, old world style red wines, you will also find an assortment of other wines to please any palate. Try the Mediterranean-inspired creations at Cafe Toscana. From wine to food, stunning views and sunset await you. 

We have some changes in place related to Covid-19 to ensure our customers and employees remain healthy. Please visit www.VentosaVineyards.com for a complete explanation, but here are the key things to know before you visit:

🍷 Full-Service Dinners: Thursdays-Sundays from 5:30-9:00 pm, on the terrace or in the banquet room. Check our website for our current menu as it may change daily. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED, please call us 315-719-0000, press option #1.  Walk-ins will be accommodated only if space permits. Tables of 10 people max (more will have to be split up), menu includes chicken, fish, & steak dishes, along with pizzas, grilled items, & nightly specials. Reservations for parties of 6 or more require credit card information, no-shows will be charged $15 per person, table will be held for 20 minutes past reservation time. Join us for dinner and breath-taking sunsets!

🍷 Live Music Wednesdays is Back! Featuring local artists from the Finger Lakes and beyond!! A popular time among the locals for great food, wine, beer & cocktails. Cafe Toscana serving until 8pm. Please call to reserve your table (315)719-0000, option #2. We will take reservations until Tuesday (day before music). We cannot do wine tastings during live music. Don’t miss out on the fun! See our artist line-up here: Events

🍷 Winery (wine tasting), open Monday – Wednesday 11-5 pm, Thursday-Sunday 11-6, no reservations, limited number of people in the tasting room and at each tasting bar, tasting fee $10 per person, max of 6 people in a group

🍷 Cafe Toscana, open daily 11-5 pm and Wednesday live music from 11-8 pm, table max of 10 people. We have indoor and terrace seating available along with a few picnic tables set up in the side lawn. Get it to-go & have a vineyard picnic! We now have new off-the-grill items! Please call for tables of 6 or more so we can space tables out according to social distancing regulations.

Please understand that we are taking these steps to limit the spread of Covid-19 and to keep everyone in our tasting room as safe as possible.
With all that’s going on in the world around us, we hope that your visit offers a bit of respite and relaxation. We look forward to making more memories with you!

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WEDDINGS & SPECIAL EVENTS

  • Create lasting memories in a breathtaking Tuscan setting overlooking vineyards & Seneca Lake
  • Proven excellence in fine food & superior service
  • Hand painted Tuscan inspired murals in our La Vista e Bella Ballroom
  • Ceremonies on site

Voted 5 stars on WeddingWire.com and TheKnot.com. Please read the wonderful reviews past brides and grooms have graciously given the team at Ventosa Vineyards. If you would like to learn more about hosting your special event here on the estate, or would like to set up an appointment for a guided tour, please email info@ventosavineyards.com or call 315-719-0000 and an Events Coordinator will gladly assist you.

Voted in the top 5% in the nation from Wedding Wire’s “Couples Choice Awards” in 2018 and several years since then for our weddings & special events. We would be delighted to welcome and be of service to you, your family, and friends on your special day. Our mission is Excellence! Every soup, dressing, and sauce is homemade the day of your special event. No matter the type of occasion, we plan to serve the best food and offer the best service. We look forward to working with you in planning what you have always dreamed of…The Perfect Day!

With a large 700 SF hardwood dance floor, your friends & family will be able to comfortably dance the night away. La Vista e Bella Ballroom offers full bar service with top shelf liquors, beer & premium Ventosa Vineyards wines served at the ornate, hand carved mahogany bar.

At Ventosa Vineyards, we stand by our mission: Excellence in wine, food and service! Please refer to our testimonials page and review how our reputation has proven us to be a top wedding destination in the Finger Lakes.

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***Music not currently in effect due to covid-a9
Weekly Live Music:
Note: To maintain our mission of excellence, we cannot do wine tastings due to crowding during live music. 
Table reservations are highly recommended, please call (315)719-0000. See our website for full artist line-up & wine-pairings

Sunday Jazz (January-April)
Ventosa will feature local jazz musicians from 1-4 pm and as well as “comfort food” specials. See our full artist line-up & food specials. See website for details & music schedule

Wednesdays Live Music (Year-round):
Live Music Series every Wednesday Music from 6-9 pm. BOGO Happy Hour from 5 to 6 pm. Cafe Toscana open until 9 pm. See website for details & music schedule

(Select Fridays during the Summer only) Tuscany Jazz on the Terrace:
Beginning in May, Ventosa features local jazz music from 6-9 pm, BOGO happy hour 5-6 pm, & special wine/food pairings. See website for details
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Wine Tours:

We give tours of the winery for free! If you are interested in a tour, please call (315)719.0000 to coordinate a time the wine-maker is available. The tour covers the “Story of the Grape” including a brief overview/crash course of how a grape gets into the bottle. The tour “story” starts with the grapes arriving on the crush pad, then into fermentation vessels (tanks or bins), then aging/lees contact (tanks or barrels), then polishing (filtering and fining), & then finishes with bottling. Vineyard tours are also available. Can accommodate groups as large as 30 people.

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Wine Club: 

RED-ONLY CLUB
The Red Only Wine Club offers those who like our dry red wines a chance to receive 2, 6 or 12 bottles of reds delivered to your door four times a year. In addition, you will receive VIP tastings for you and up to 3 guests; 20% off 12 bottles or more; 15% offer less than 12 bottles; 10% off merchandise and cafe purchases; invitations to our wine pickup party where you are treated to a special lunch and presentation from our wine making team. Wine Club shipments go out in March, June, September, and December, with automatic payments on the first of each of those months.

COST:
2 bottle – $65
6 bottle – $180
12 bottle – $330

WINEMAKER’S CHOICE CLUB
With the Winemaker’s Choice Membership, our wine making team chooses 2, 6 or 12 bottles of red and white wine to be shipped to your door 4 times a year. In addition, you will receive VIP Tastings for you and up to 3 guests; 20% off 12 bottles or more; 15% off less than 12 bottles; 10% off merchandise and cafe purchases; and an invitation to our Wine Club pick up party which includes a special lunch and presentation by our wine making team. Wine Club shipments are sent in March, June, September, and December, with automatic payments on the first of each of those months.

COST:
2 bottle – $50
6 bottle – $130
12 bottle – $240

Never run out of wine! To join, visit https://ventosavineyards.com/ to signup or come visit us!

3440 New York 96A
Geneva 14456 NY US
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Hours

Winery Summer Hours: Mon-Wed (Winery & Cafe Toscana) 11 am to 5 pm, Thurs-Sun (served dinner) 6-9:30 pm Groups of 10 or more, please call so we can accommodate you