Canandaigua, NY
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Archive for the ‘ Wilhelmus Estate Winery ’ Category

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

I was headed to the Christkindl Market at the Granger Homestead in Canandaigua to visit Karen Wilhelmus who usually exhibits Wilhelmus Estate Winery Wines (click here) at the Christkindl event. As I passed the Wilhelmus Estate Winery, I noted that her car was in the parking lot so I stopped by to say hello. She…read more

 

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A Tinge of Fall Is in the Air

With the arrival of September, I have been noticing the subtle changes in the tree leaves and the bloom of the wild flowers in the fields as fall approaches. The tractor trailer loads of freshly picked grapes have begun to make their daily appearance along route 364 on their way to the Constellation Brands Winery…read more

 

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Summer Rendezvous at Wilhelmus Estate Winery

A “must stop and visit” at the Wilhelmus Estate Winery (click here) is always on our agenda when family and friends come to our house. This year Karen and Boud have had the outside of the Wilhelmus home and tasting room repainted a cream color and then trimmed in a wine red color. The old…read more

 

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Entertaining in the Finger Lakes

When guests come for a visit, one certainly doesn’t lack for things to do and see in the Finger Lakes! Our guests from Pennsylvania enjoyed a tour of several of the Finger Lakes wineries along Keuka Lake and Canandaigua Lake. Our first stop was at Keuka Springs Vineyards. I like their Merlot wine and if…read more

 

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A Finger Lakes Valentine’s Day Celebration at Wilhelmus Estate Winery

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to celebrate the occasion with some decadent chocolate cabernet strawberries and wine samples at the Wilhelmus Estate Winery (click here) on February 12 and 13. Our Finger Lakes February has been a hoot for the local ice fisherman, but for those of us who enjoy the…read more

 

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Reinventing the Family Farm in the Finger Lakes

Boud and Karen Kuenen have been busy the last four years reinventing Wilhelmus Kuenen’s old family farm on East Lake Road (route 364) just outside Canandaigua, NY. Wilhelmus Kuenen, Boud’s father, was a Dutch immigrant who came to the United States in March of 1956 and moved to the current location of the Wilhelmus Estate…read more

 

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