Finger Lakes Wine Country was recognized as the “Best Wine Region” by USA Today 10 Best Readers’ Choice Awards 2018. Over a period of 28 days, readers voted for their favorite wine region on the online poll, competing against nine other wine regions in the United States. Finger Lakes Wine Country is home to more than 140 wineries that feature a diverse selection of cool-climate wines. Lodi – California placed second; Leelanau Peninsula – Michigan, placed third; Santa Barbara County – California, placed fourth; and Walla Walla Valley – Washington as fifth. A full list can be found on the publication’s website.