We now have two tasting rooms! Our West location is in Niagara County, NY, in the township of Cambria, near Ransomville. Just 20 minutes from Niagara Falls, and 30 minutes from Buffalo, NY. Our East location is in Parma, NY, near Spencerport. Just 10 min from Rochester, NY.
West Location: We are open 7 days per week. 12 - 6 Sun - Fri,
10 - 6 Sat. We can be available other times by appointment only.
East Location: We are open 7 days per week. 12 - 7 Sun - Fri, 10 - 7 Sat.We can be available other times by appointment only.
Announcements: updated 5/17/2015
A Gust of Sun is looking to hire a part time vineyard manager. A degree in viticulture or several years experience in vineyard management is preferred. The job will entail assisting the winery owners with daily vineyard operations, making decisions regarding spraying, pruning, harvesting, & vineyard expansion. Occasional tasting room work with customer interactions or working outside events for the winery is a possibility, though not the major focus of this position. The position calls for a minimum of 16 hours work per week,with longer hours likely during harvest season. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
We are also hiring part-time (for both our locations). Candidates should send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com and indicate the desired position and locating in the subject line. Interviews will be held in June.
The Solar Winds Wine Club
Our wine club is growing and is over 260 members strong! What is the Solar Winds Wine Club? If you love A Gust of Sun wines, then it is a bargain to join:
Learn more on the "Solar Winds Wine Club" tab. (When we reach 300 members we will be capping the club and their will be a wait list).
We do carry snack foods and nonalcoholic beverages for sale at the winery. Snack foods include veggy straws, pretzels, cheese & crackers. Other beverages include Poland Spring water, several varieties of Snapple, and soda. Customers are welcome to bring in their own food & non-alcoholic beverages.
Wine tastings are offered daily. We have two options. They include 4 tastes of wine for $4. A "Tasting Plus" sample 4 wines plus 4 special chocolates made to pair with that wine for $5.
Wine & Chocolate pairings available in the "Tasting Plus":
Rieslings, Vignoles & Sax on the Peach - Milk Chocolate w/ Peach & Apricot
Chardonnay & Pinot Noir - Dark Chocolate w/ Hazelnut & Almond
Three & Sweet Westies White - Milk Chocolate w/ Pear & Grapefruit
Trismegistus, Lake Mariner, & Rasp-ody in Blue - Dark Chocolate w/ Blackberry, Raspberry & Cherry
Niagaras & J's Cab Franc - Milk Chocolate w/ Madras Curry, Orange Peel, & Coconut
Dry Diamond - White Chocolate w/ Citrus Blossom, Cinnamon & Nutmeg
Sweet Diamond - White Chocolate w/ Key Lime & Coconut
Cabernet Franc - Dark Chocolate with Cranberry & Pomegranate
C's Cab Franc & Cherry Sunburst - White Chocolate with Cranberry & Pomegranate
Our upstairs lounge is open for our customers' enjoyment! It has a small serving bar with bar seating, two living room style seating areas, two barrel tables with bar stools, books & board games, a computer and projector, blue ray player, and stereo. Come check it out! The lounge will open to the public most of the time during business hours, but can be booked for private functions.
Want to book the winery for private functions? Click the "Private Events" tab at the top of the page for pricing information.