Wagner Vineyards Logo Wagner Valley Brewing Co. Logo The Ginny Lee Cafe Logo

 The Wagner Vineyards Estate Winery Story


Just a taste:

  • Founded in 1979 by Bill Wagner
  • First winery to open on the east side of Seneca Lake
  • 100% Estate Grown
  • Fifth Generation grape growers with more than 100 years of grape growing experience
  • World class Riesling, Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, Pinot Noir, and more


Fog over the lake behind the vineyardWagner Vineyards Estate Winery is one of the oldest and most recognized wineries in the Finger Lakes Region of upstate New York. Centrally located on the eastern shore of Seneca Lake, Wagner Vineyards has been one of the region’s most popular wine tasting destinations since opening in 1979.

First time wine tasters to connoisseurs are sure to find just the right wine at Wagner Vineyards. We produce over 30 wines: reds, whites and blushes crafted from 20 grape varieties, all grown by Wagner Vineyards. We are especially recognized for our selection of Riesling wines – from fully dry to dessert sweet ice, Wagner Vineyards award-winning Finger Lakes Rieslings are versatile & food-friendly.

Ginny Lee deckWagner Vineyards Estate Winery is also home to the Wagner Valley Brewing Co and The Ginny Lee Cafe. Be sure to include us in your Seneca Lake Wine Trail tour!

Learn more about Wagner Vineyards Estate Winery, our vineyards and the people that make things happen through the links to the pages on left (or above if you are on a mobile device).