The Copper Oven Wins Foodie Award.

Mar 20, 2013

The Cooper Oven located at Cayuga Ridge Estate Winery won the Foodie Award for Best  Use of Finger Lakes Ingredients in an Entree for their Love of Curry Pizza.

Monday night at Finger Lakes Community College the Finger Lakes Food Revolution set up the first series of Foodie Awards sponsored by the Finger Lakes Visitor Connection. Here is a complete list of the winners. Congratualtions to all!


Best Variety of Finger Lakes Produce

Winner: Seneca Breeze Berries

1166 Earls Hill Road, Penn Yan, NY 14527


Best Finger Lakes Farmers Market – TWO WINNERS

Winner: Ithaca Farmers Market

545 Third Street, Ithaca, NY 14850

Winner: Rochester public Market

280 North Union St, Rochester, NY 14609


Best Finger Lakes Food Event

Winner: Finger Lakes Cork & Fork

Sept. 21 and 22, 2013

2020 Routes 5 & 20, Seneca Falls, NY 13148

Top Nominee: Finger Lakes Restaurant Week

Various locations


Best Finger Lakes Artisanal Cheese

Winner: Lively Run Goat Dairy

8979 County Rd. 142, Interlaken, NY

Top Nominee: Muranda Cheese Company

3075 State Route 96 South, Waterloo, NY 13165


Best Finger Lakes Packaged Foods

Winner: Chef Lerman Creations for Home

Various locations


Best Finger Lakes Non-Alcoholic Beverage or Juice

Winner: Red Jacket Orchards - Fuji Apple Juice

957 Routes 5 & 20, Geneva, NY 14456

Top Nominee: CheriBundi

500 Technology Farm Drive, Geneva, NY 14456


Best Finger Lakes White Wine

Winner: Bet the Farm Winery - Traminette

381 Main Street, Aurora, NY 13026

Top Nominee: Billsboro Winery - Riesling

 4760 West Lake Road (Route 14), Geneva, NY 14456


Best Finger Lakes Red Wine

Winner: King’s Garden Vineyards - King’s Cab

9085 Rte 414, Lodi NY 14860

Top Nominee: Red Newt Cellars - Cabernet Franc

3675 Tichenor Road, Hector, NY 14841


Best Finger Lakes Microbrew

Winner: ROC Brewing Co. - What the Fuggle

56 South Union Street, Rochester, NY 14607

Top Nominee: Naked Dove Brewing Company - 45 Fathoms Porter

4048 State Route 5 and 20, Canandaigua, NY 14424


Best Use of Finger Lakes Ingredients in a Side Dish

Winner: Lento – Duck Fat Frites

274 N. Goodman Street, Rochester, NY 14607

Top Nominee: Suzanne Fine Regional Cuisine – Carrot Soufflé

9013 Route 414, Lodi, NY 14860


Best Use of Finger Lakes Ingredients in an Entrée

Winner: The Copper Oven – Love of Curry Pizza

6800 State Route 89, Ovid, NY 14521

Top Nominee: Hazelnut Kitchen – Pork Loin

53 East Main Street, Trumansburg, NY


Best Use of Finger Lakes Ingredients in a Dessert

Winner: Simply Crepes – The Great Grape Crepe

101 South Main Street, Canandaigua, NY 14424

Top Nominee: Hazelnut Kitchen – Sweet Corn Bread

53 East Main Street, Trumansburg, NY


Best Locavore Resturant Menu in the Finger Lakes

Winner: Leaf Kitchen

266 Hamilton Street, Geneva, NY, 14456

Top Nominee: Aurora Inn Dining Room

391 Main St, Aurora, NY 13026