2017 Harvest Report

2017 Harvest Report

by Shannon and Paul Brock, owner-winemakers February 7, 2018–2017 will certainly go down in history as a “dark horse” vintage– emerging to prominence after seeming unlikely to succeed.  After an unbelievably rainy spring and summer, a hot and sunny fall...
25th Anniversary Reserve Riesling

25th Anniversary Reserve Riesling

November 8, 2017–Silver Thread will release its first club-only wine, the 25th Anniversary Reserve Riesling 2016 in December.  A truly stunning wine, it demonstrates the ability of Silver Thread Estate Vineyard to produce some of the best Riesling on Earth. ...
5 Reasons to Visit this Summer

5 Reasons to Visit this Summer

July 13, 2017–Over 100 craft beverage producers are competing for your attention in the Finger Lakes.  In addition to excellent wines, here are five reasons to choose Silver Thread. 1.) Get away from it all in our secluded, park-like setting. Enjoy a glass of...
Many Rieslings to Visit in May

Many Rieslings to Visit in May

May 3, 2017– May is Riesling Month at Silver Thread!  To celebrate our signature variety, we are offering the following special promotions at our tasting room and on-line store this month: Taste the Quintet of 2015 Rieslings.  All five of our 2015 Rieslings can...

Silver Thread Vineyard Video

Visit our dramatic vineyard site on the east side of Seneca Lake in New York’s Finger Lakes region. Learn the 100+ year history of the vineyard and meet its current caretakers. This video is a perfect way for fans of the winery to learn more about the wines, or...
2016 Harvest Wrap-up Report

2016 Harvest Wrap-up Report

November 28, 2016– The headline for the 2016 growing season in the Finger Lakes is “extreme drought.”  Prior to this year, the driest growing season on record for the Finger Lakes was 1973. According to Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Finger...