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3rd Annual Royal Court Festival – 2018

It’s that time of year….
3rd Annual Royal Court Festival !!
For Current Royal Court Members ONLY,
you are invited to Join us at the Winery on
Saturday, March 10
th from 10 am to 3 pm

Due to the overwhelming success of this event, we are requiring that appointments be made in advance.
Appointments are available at 10 am, 11 am, 12 noon, 1 pm, and 2 pm,
on a first-come, first-served basis.
Call or email us Today to make your appointment, before available time slots fill up!

Members are welcome to bring up to 2 adult guests per membership (limit of 4 adult guests total)

Royal Court Festival Appointment Includes:
Cellar Tour with the Owner
Exclusive Barrel Tasting with our Winemaker
A Scheduled wine tasting with our Managers
Light hors d’oeuvres
30% Off Wine Purchases of 12+ bottles

If you can’t join us on the 10th, don’t worry….
Royal Court Members Receive 30% Off Wine Purchases
of 12 or more bottles


Simply tell us you’re a Royal Court Member at checkout
to receive your Discount!

We look forward to your visit!
This offer is valid only for current Royal Court Members

Contact Information:
Seneca Shore Wine Cellars, 929 Davy Road, Penn Yan, NY 14527

Make your reservation Today by Calling 315-536-0882 or 1-800-LUV-VINO
or sending an email to Wine@

Seneca Shore Wines at the Windmill Farm & Craft Market

Come and join us for the 30th Anniversary Season of Windmill Farm & Craft Market starting April 29th!

Open every Saturday from the last Saturday in April until the second Saturday in December
PLUS: Memorial Day, 4th of July, & Labor Day
HOURS: 8:00 to 4:30

Come and enjoy a free wine tasting of our most popular Seneca Shore Wine Cellars wines!

We’ll see you there

Seneca Shore Wines at the Windmill
Tortellini Minestrone

Tortellini Minestrone

Tortellini Minestrone
Prepared by Oak Leaf Cafe

½ lb. bacon
1 lb. Carrots, diced
1 onion, diced
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 tsp. oregano
9 cups chicken broth
7 cups V-8 juice
5 cups white kidney beans (drained and rinsed)
1.5 lb. tortellini
1.5 lb. zucchini

Fry or bake bacon until crisp. Cook carrots and onion in bacon grease until softened (5-7 minutes).
Add crumbled bacon. Stir in minced garlic and oregano. Cook 2 min.
Stir in broth, V-8 juice, and beans. Bring to a boil.
Reduce and simmer about 10-15 minutes.
Add tortellini.
Cut zucchini in 1/2” chunks and boil for 5 minutes. Add to soup.
Garnish with Parmesan and pesto if desired.

Serve with your favorite Seneca Shore Wine Cellars wine

Vegetable Beef Barley Soup

Vegetable Beef Barley
Prepared by Oak Leaf Cafe


1 lb cubed steak
1 lb ground beef
2 TBS beef base
1 large onion (chopped)

Add & Cook:

15 cups water
4 large carrots
½ stalk of celery
2.5 lbs diced potatoes
1 can diced tomatoes
2 tsp. soy sauce
1 tsp. gr. Black pepper
1 tsp. celery salt
1 tsp. smoked paprika
1 tsp. garlic salt
½ tsp. ground allspice
½ tsp. onion salt

Thoroughly cook until vegetables are soft.

Add:   2 c. barley

Cook for 20-30 minutes.
Serve with your favorite glass of Seneca Shore Wine Cellars RED WINE!

2017 Royal Court Festival

Attention Royal Court Members!

Our second annual Royal Court Festival will be held on
Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 10 am until 3 pm.

Join us this year and enjoy these benefits & more!

  • Barrel Tastings with our Winemaker, Shawn Verity
  • Tours of our New Expansion Project with our Owner, David DeMarco
  • Food & Wine samples with our General Manager, Jody Earle
  • 30% OFF Wine Purchases of 12 or more bottles
    (not valid for Bargain Bash/Worker Wine)

This event is by invitation only, and is exclusively for our Royal Court Members. 
Each Member is encouraged to invite one non-member guest along with them to share in the experience.

Please RSVP by Monday, February 27th via our Contact Form or via email to:

Royal Court Members, we look forward to seeing you there!