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...
Armchair Winemaker

Armchair Winemaker

October 20, 2016– Harvest is in full swing here at Silver Thread, with grapes being picked and processed almost daily.  We began our harvest on September 16 and it’s been full steam ahead for five weeks now.  We began by picking Pinot Noir, Gewurztraminer...
Silver Thread Marks 25th Anniversary

Silver Thread Marks 25th Anniversary

Update, June 30, 2016: Due to popular demand, 25th Anniversary Tasting Room Promotions will continue through July 4, 2016! Lodi, NY, June 1, 2016– Silver Thread began producing premium Finger Lakes wines from estate grown Riesling, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir in 1991. ...
STV Logo Stemware Now Available

STV Logo Stemware Now Available

May 11, 2016– One of the most common requests we get at the tasting room is for a logo wine glass.  Many people collect logo’ed glasses from wineries they visit, or are looking for a souvenir with our signature turtle carving.  We avoided selling glassware...

New and Improved Wine & Chocolate Pairing

May 11, 2016–Since fall 2014, visitors to Silver Thread have enjoyed specialty chocolate and wine pairing thanks to our partnership with Hedonist Artisan Chocolates of Rochester, NY.  Visitors like it so well that it is often shared on social media and praised...
The Story Behind a New Label

The Story Behind a New Label

by Shannon Brock April 4, 2016–Silver Thread’s 2015 wines are sporting a redesigned label.  Although we like the current label, we thought a modified design could signal a stronger sense of place, authenticity and craftsmanship in each bottle.  Keeping in...

Discover Dry Rose in April

March 31, 2016–Once again, pink wine aficionados are a-twitter about Finger Lakes Dry Rose!  Last Monday, FLX dry rose producers gathered for a tasting of the freshly-bottled 2015 rose wines.  Every year, they get better and better!  April is the time to plan...