August is Finger Lakes Wine Month!

Geneva, NY (August 1, 2022) – The Finger Lakes Wine Alliance, in partnership with the Wine Trails of Keuka, Seneca and Cayuga Lakes, Finger Lakes Wine Country and the New York Wine and Grape Foundation, invites you to celebrate the second FINGER LAKES WINE MONTH starting TODAY !


Through specialty tastings and unique experiences, birthday parties, wine dinners and more, the organizations have teamed up to remind the world of just how great the Finger Lakes wine region and its wines are and ask in the world to celebrate the unforgettable wine region of the Finger Lakes.


“We are very pleased that our organizations have decided to partner again, continuing this region-wide promotion,” said Katherine Chase, Executive Director of Cayuga Lake Wine Trail. Kyle Pallischeck, executive director of the Finger Lakes Wine Alliance, wholeheartedly agrees; “The first year of this promotion was a huge success, due in large part to the collaborative efforts of our organizations,” she said. “As we enter our second year, it’s safe to say that we are all excited to increase the visibility of the Finger Lakes Wine Region and look forward to continuing Finger Lakes Wine month after year!”


New for 2022, t-shirts and stickers have been created with original artwork by local graphic artist, Paulina Garces Reid of Garces Design in Penn Yan, NY. Items can be purchased online for shipping or local pickup at https://www.flxdesigns.com/flx-wine-month.


Participating wineries will be easily identified by displaying a FINGER LAKES WINE MONTH flag for the entire month of August. Special offers, promotions and events planned for the month will be listed on www.flxwinemonth.com, shared on social media by participating organizations and wineries, and with the hashtag #flxwinemonth.


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About the Finger Lakes Wine Alliance

Founded in 2004, Finger Lakes Wine Alliance is a not-for-profit corporation whose mission is to increase the visibility and reputation of the Finger Lakes region, its wines and wineries. Made up of more than 35 member wineries, the alliance offers a wide range of programs, including marketing events and educational seminars.


With its glacier-sculpted landscapes, ideal microclimates, and talented winemakers, the Finger Lakes region is home to nearly 150 wineries that produce exceptional cool-climate wines and world-class Rieslings. For more information, visit www.fingerlakeswinealliance.comcall (315)563.1480 or connect to Facebook Where instagram.


CONTACT:

Finger Lakes Wine Alliance
Kyle Anne Pallischeck, Executive Director
[email protected]


Elisha A. Tilghman