Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery is one of the most prestigious and beloved wineries in the Finger Lakes. The winery's founder, Dr. Konstantin Frank introduced vinifera (classic European grape varieties) to the region starting a winemaking renaissance in the region. Without the contributions of Dr. Frank, the Finger Lakes wine region would not be where it is today. The winery was established in 1962 and is now in its fourth generation of Frank family ownership. The Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery is situated on the southwestern hills of Keuka Lake. It was here in 1957 that Dr. Konstantin Frank planted his first vinifera vines with the hopes of growing world-class wines based on cool climate grape varieties like Riesling, Pinot Noir, and Rkatsiteli. A visit to the Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery is steeped with four generations of history and education. We offer several different tasting experiences to allow each guest to choose their preferred method of tasting. Combine our quality wines with spectacular views and one of the most knowledgeable tasting room staff in the Finger Lakes, and you’re sure to have an unforgettable experience! If you would like to visit us with the intention of purchasing wine, our Retail Stores are open Year-Round, Monday through Sunday from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Our winery is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, and Easter.