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billsboro winery

4760 State Route 14, Geneva, NY 14456-9746
+1 315-789-9538
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A great stop at the top of Seneca Lake, west side

We stopped in because it was one that we had not been to over the many times around the lake - what... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Keith C
,
Rochester, New York
Awesome winery with great servers

This was our third trip to Billsboro and they never fail to disappoint. The wines were amazing and... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Johanna A
,
Baldwinsville, New York, United States
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Billsboro Winery is committed to crafting dry classic European varietal wines grown by Seneca Lake’s best vineyards. We are dedicated to focusing on small scale production, allowing us to devote more attention to providing a high quality product for our customers. Our commitment to quality is evident both in the glass and the experience we provide in our tasting room.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“dry rose” (4 reviews)
“tasting room” (19 reviews)
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4760 State Route 14, Geneva, NY 14456-9746
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We stopped in because it was one that we had not been to over the many times around the lake - what a great find. Our server was not only knowledgeable about the winery and wines but also other wineries and activities around the lake....More

Thank Keith C
Kim A, Owner at billsboro winery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Hi Keith. Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. We're so glad you found us! We hope you will come visit us again soon.

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This was our third trip to Billsboro and they never fail to disappoint. The wines were amazing and Glen, our server was so knowledgeable and kind. Definitely recommend if you like dry European style wines.

Thank Johanna A
Kim A, Owner at billsboro winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

We truly appreciate your review Johanna, thank you so much! Glen is a treasure and we are lucky to have him here. We look forward to seeing you the next time you visit!

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Not only does the tasting room exude charm, the staff here, specifically Rebecca and Mary, are superb-knowledgeable, super pleasant, and they clearly love being there. Oh, and the wine is fabulous! We especially enjoyed the Mouseaux and extended our visit enjoying a bottle on the...More

Thank Sheryl K
Kim A, Owner at billsboro winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a review Sheryl. I will be sure to pass this on to Mary and Rebecca. We are very fortunate to have such a great crew here at Billsboro. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017

We attended a pizza on the patio event. The event was after hours so we could not do a tasting. My wife had the Cabernet Savignon and I had the Cab Franc. Both were very good! We sat with 3 local woman and had a...More

Thank peytonstorm
Kim A, Owner at billsboro winery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thanks for giving us your feedback Peytonstorm. We are glad you made it out to our Pizza on the Patio. It's a very popular event. Indeed, we do have different wines at our second location. We do not pour our Case Club Reserve wines over...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

If you like DRY WINES this is your place. This place wasn't on my map. I informed that to Mary Anne and she said that's because everyone that's in the map pays to be on the map. They are a small winery that only produces...More

Thank SouthhillsCritic
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We visited their tasting room that is right next to Rose Hill Mansion. The tasting was free when you visit the mansion - so quite a deal for 5 tastings. They specialize in dry wines. We liked the chardonnay - which was not "oakey" at...More

Thank Diane K
Kim A, Owner at billsboro winery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you so much Diane. We appreciate the positive review. Our Chardonnay is only lightly oaked (about 20% of this wine spends time in older oak barrels). Thanks for stopping by our Rose Hill Mansion seasonal tasting room. Our main tasting room is on Rte...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Kind of tucked away place. Very nice staff Cary was great and very knowledgeable. Wine was very good. Really nice tasting room.

Thank LuckEinLove
Kim A, Owner at billsboro winery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks so much for the review! Cary is terrific...she LOVES her job and it shows! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 23 August 2017

Note: I don't rate wineries based on whether or not I like their wine. This was my second trip to Billsboro and they will remain on my "must visit" list. They have a nice quiet winery with rustic interior and very friendly staff. I thoroughly...More

Thank Michelle G
Kim A, Owner at billsboro winery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks for keeping us on your "must visit" list Michelle. We appreciate the review. We are lucky to have some of the best tasting room staff in the Finger Lakes! They love to talk about not only our dry wine selection, but the entire area....More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is our second trip to the Finger Lakes. Our first visit was in 2015 and we liked it so much we came back the next day and ordered more. We visited again in August 2017 and it was our first stop. Friendly staff and...More

Thank Linda S
Kim A, Owner at billsboro winery, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for the positive feedback Linda! We are so happy you included us on your return trip to the Finger Lakes. We hope you enjoy the rest of your stay in the area and come see us on your next trip north.

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Dry Rose is a real treat as is the Dry Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc . Best explanation of their wines aim a very homey setting. A must visit for the region.

Thank P8490RJjamesh
Kim A, Owner at billsboro winery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thank you for the review! The Dry Rose and Sauvignon Blanc are two of my favorite wines this time of year too. Cheers!

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