WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (February 25, 2016) - Yancey’s Fancy New York’s Artisan Cheese recently signed a multi-year renewal of their presenting sponsorship of the Finger Lakes Wine Festival at Watkins Glen International, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary this July.

“Yancey’s Fancy New York’s Artisan Cheese has been a fantastic partner of ours for the last eleven years, and we are thrilled to continue this relationship,” said WGI President Michael Printup. “It’s a natural pairing, with New York State wineries making up our Festival roster. Yancey’s Fancy is the best that our region has to offer, and we’re proud to announce this extension.”   

Yancey’s Fancy has been presenting sponsor of the Festival at Watkins Glen International since 2005.  

“It is an honor to continue our partnership with Watkins Glen International and the Finger Lakes Wine Festival,” said Wayne Henry, President and CEO of Yancey’s Fancy. “Together we have created a world-class event which is recognized nationally. We look forward to the 20th year anniversary and many more to come.”

Throughout its sixty plus year history, Yancey's Fancy has established a reputation for high quality, innovative products. In recent years, Yancey's Fancy has launched in excess of fifty new and exciting varieties of cheeses that reintroduced the flavors that made New York famous for handcrafted cheddar cheeses many years ago. Yancey's Fancy continues to create new varieties of products with several new products ready for introduction into the market in the near future.

The 20th anniversary of the Finger Lakes Wine Festival presented by Yancey’s Fancy New York’s Artisan Cheese returns to Watkins Glen International July 15-17, 2016. For information and ticket options, visit www.flwinefest.com or call 866-461-7223.

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