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Dr. Konstantin Frank ignited the “Vinifera Revolution” a movement that forever changed the course of wine growing in the Finger Lakes and the United States. Dr. Frank’s vision, knowledge and determination are credited with elevating the New York wine industry from a state of happy mediocrity to a level that today commands world attention. A European immigrant, Dr. Frank and his family arrived in the United States in 1951. After a brief stay in New York City, Dr. Frank, a professor of plant sciences who held a Ph.D. in viticulture, moved upstate to take a position at Cornell University’s Geneva Experiment Station. Dr. Frank believed from his years in the Ukraine that the lack of proper rootstock, not the cold climate, was the reason for the failure of Vitis Vinifera vines in the Finger Lakes region. He continued to promote his beliefs and to seek a sympathetic ear, which he found in Charles Fournier, a French champagne maker and president of nearby Gold Seal Vineyards. Communicating in French, Dr. Frank revealed his research for growing the delicate European vinifera grape varieties in cold climates. For the first time the Northeastern United States could produce European varieties of wines. In 1962, merely a decade after arriving in America, Dr. Frank founded Vinifera Wine Cellars. The winery quickly earned a reputation for spectacular Rieslings and its original planting of vines formed the backbone of New York’s world-class wines and champagnes. Never content to rest on his laurels, Dr. Frank’s son, Willy Frank continued the tradition of excellence and determination. Willy amazed the industry in the late 1980’s by releasing an exquisite sparkling wine made at his very own Chateau Frank. Chateau Frank adheres to the “methode champenoise” using the three classic French Champagne grape varieties successfully creating another first for the Finger Lakes Region of New York - world class sparkling wines. With the help of his cousin Eric Volz as vineyard manager, Willy’s son, Frederick Frank, took over leadership of the winery in 1993 and expanded production with the introduction of a value brand, Salmon Run, which is in honor of the majestic landlocked Salmon and beautiful Keuka Lake. Under Fred’s leadership the winery’s production and amount of medals earned has increased greatly and he looks forward to one day turning over the reins to his daughter, Meaghan Frank, who hopes to continue as the fourth generation of Franks at the winery.
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Chateau Frank Blanc de Blancs 2009  750ml       
  Sku: 1939948  
Reg. $34.19
19% discount, On Sale $27.79
21% discount on 12 bottles for $322.68
 
Chateau Frank Blanc de Noirs 2008  750ml       
  Sku: 1951278  
Reg. $34.19
19% discount, On Sale $27.79
21% discount on 12 bottles for $322.68
 
Chateau Frank Brut 2008  750ml       
  Sku: 1959962  
Reg. $25.99
18% discount, On Sale $21.19
21% discount on 12 bottles for $245.88
 
Chateau Frank Celebre Rose  750ml       
Coral color, with billowy mousse. Tart, dried ... more
Sku: 1029086  
Reg. $20.99
19% discount, On Sale $16.99
21% discount on 12 bottles for $197.88
 
Chateau Frank Riesling Cremant Celebre  750ml       
  Sku: 1383772  
Reg. $20.99
19% discount, On Sale $16.99
21% discount on 12 bottles for $197.88
 
Dr. Konstantin Frank Cabernet Franc  750ml     
  Sku: 1376709  
Reg. $20.79
19% discount, On Sale $16.89
22% discount on 12 bottles for $195.48
 
Dr. Konstantin Frank Combo  750ml     
  Sku: 1593294  
Reg. $18.00
21% discount on 12 bottles for $170.28
 
Dr. Konstantin Frank Dry Rose 2014  750ml     
  Sku: 1978894  
Reg. $17.00
21% discount on 12 bottles for $160.68
 
Dr. Konstantin Frank Gruner Veltliner 2014  750ml     
  Sku: 1983699  
Reg. $17.85
22% discount on 12 bottles for $167.88
 
Dr. Konstantin Frank Merlot 2012  750ml     
  Sku: 1939950  
Reg. $20.39
19% discount, On Sale $16.59
22% discount on 12 bottles for $191.88
 
Dr. Konstantin Frank Pinot Gris 2013  750ml     
  Sku: 1945990  
Reg. $20.59
19% discount, On Sale $16.69
21% discount on 12 bottles for $194.28
 
Dr. Konstantin Frank Pinot Noir Old Vines 2012  750ml     
  Sku: 1952269  
Reg. $20.79
19% discount, On Sale $16.89
22% discount on 12 bottles for $195.48
 
Dr. Konstantin Frank Riesling Dry 2013  750ML     
Pale straw color. The aromatics are simply ... more
Sku: 5485
Reg. $16.99
20% discount, On Sale $13.59

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Dr. Konstantin Frank Riesling Reserve 2012  750ml     
Beautiful golden color. Scents of ripe peach and ... more
Sku: 1892703  
Reg. $25.59
19% discount, On Sale $20.79
22% discount on 12 bottles for $239.88
 
Dr. Konstantin Frank Riesling Semi Dry 2013  750ML     
  Sku: 5486
Reg. $16.99
20% discount, On Sale $13.59

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Dr. Konstantin Frank Rkatsiteli 2013  750ml     
  Sku: 1969959  
Reg. $17.85
22% discount on 12 bottles for $167.88
 
Salmon Run Cabernet Franc Merlot 2013  750ml     
  Sku: 2002013  
Reg. $15.23
21% discount on 12 bottles for $143.88
 
Salmon Run Chardonnay 2013  750ml     
  Sku: 1931910  
Reg. $11.73
21% discount on 12 bottles for $111.48
 
Salmon Run Coho Red  750ml     
Salmon Run Coho Red is exquisitely balanced to ... more
Sku: 1651914  
Reg. $11.99
21% discount on 12 bottles for $113.88
 
Salmon Run Gewurztraminer 2013  750ml     
  Sku: 1959997  
Reg. $14.51
21% discount on 12 bottles for $137.88
 
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