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Keuka Spring Vineyards Hires New Head Winemaker

Posted on June 03, 2020

Keuka Spring Vineyards is excited to announce Lynne Fahy as their new Head Winemaker.

Lynne brings excellent experience to Keuka Spring, having served as Assistant Winemaker at Anthony Road Winery and has extensive cellar experience at Trisaetum, a prestigious winery in Oregon. She also has worked harvest in New Zealand and has tasting room management experience.

Fahy holds a Bachelor of Arts from Baldwin Wallace University in Ohio.

“Lynne brings energy and the experience we are looking for to continue to build on the tradition of making stand-out, premium wines,” said Len Wiltberger, owner of Keuka Spring Vineyards. “We’re excited to have her join us.”

August Deimel, her predecessor, will be moving on to a job with Constellation Brands. “We have appreciated and enjoyed August’s leadership as Head Winemaker for the past eight years,” cites Len, “and we wish him well in his new endeavors.”

Keuka Spring Vineyards, founded in 1985 by Len and Judy Wiltberger, has been awarded Winery of the Year, three Governor’s Cups for Best Wine in New York State, two awards for Best White Wine in America, and many Best Value and 90+ ratings in prominent wine magazines. Their scenic tasting room overlooks the east side of Keuka Lake in the Finger Lakes of New York State. For more information or to order their wines, please visit KeukaSpringWinery.com, or contact the winery at 315-536-3147.

Region: New York
Job Function: Winemaking

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