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"Perhaps you've heard that we make some fantastic wine here in the Finger Lakes. While our Rieslings, Cabernet Francs, and Pinot Noirs, consistently take home medals, wine isn't all we do with grapes. The native varietals like sweet Concord and Catawba make a mean pie. This local specialty is sweet and jammy, baked into a perfectly flaky crust -- and available at many cafés, bakeries, roadside stops, and restaurants in the region. Enjoy it with a pour of one of the region's delightful dessert wines."

- Rochelle Bilow, "Local Favorites" in Finger Lakes Wine Country's Travel Magazine

Concord Grape Pie

From wine and chocolate, to beer and brunch, there are plenty of ways to treat Mom this Mother's Day.

Show Mom how much you love her by celebrating at these fun events.

Making Chocolates with Mom at Lamoreaux Landing

Making Chocolates with Mom

Map Pin Lamoreaux Landing Wine Cellars

What makes a better pairing than wine and chocolate? Get hands-on with your family and craft your own artisan chocolates, pairing them with Lamoreaux Landing's best wines. Make your Mom's day special—or bring Dad, Grandma, or any of your

FLX Mother's Day Gift Guide

Monday, May 8, 2017 11:00 AM by Finger Lakes Wine Country

Mother's Day is the perfect excuse to treat the Mom in your life to everything Finger Lakes Wine Country.

If you're not lucky enough to celebrate in the region, here's some local gift ideas to show Mom how much you love her!

Wine in the Vineyards

Break out your fancy hats, ladies and gents. The 143rd Kentucky Derby is Saturday, May 6.

Churchill Downs may be more than 600 miles away from Finger Lakes Wine Country, but we still get in on the celebration. Join the party with these festive events:

FLD Derby Party

"Picture this: a laid-back, tropical-inspired, outdoor pavilion overlooking Seneca Lake that’s also a cool and casual wine and beer bar. Now add some hotdogs on the grill, fresh-baked bread baskets, wine slushies, good-time music and live bands on Friday nights. That’s what The Oasis is all about."

Via Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards

The Oasis at Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards is the perfect spot to hang out this fall! I mean, what's better than a bonfire, a game of cornhole, a cool glass of wine or

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