Something’s Brewing

The Hudson Valley and beer have been tied together since the region’s earliest Dutch settlers arrived. Today, the tradition continues at local breweries and craft beverage producers. Imbibe our history by sipping your way through 400 years of brewing culture.

1. Albany Distilling Company

Catch the spirit of Albany when you take the tasting tour at Albany Distilling Company, the city’s first spirits manufacturer since Prohibition.

78 Montgomery Street Albany, NY 12207
(518) 621-7191 •

2. Nine Pin Cider Works

Sip cider at Nine Pin Cider Works and learn why cider has become the hip new beverage.

929 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207
(518) 449-9999 •

3. Wolff’s Biergarten

Brunch at Wolff’s Biergarten and catch a soccer game with the rest of the “football” fans.

895 Broadway
Albany, NY 12207

(518) 427-2461 •

4. CH Evans Brewing Company at the Albany Pump Station 19

Order up a flight of hand-crafted beers at downtown’s own CH Evans Brewing Company
at the historic Albany Pump Station.

Quackenbush Square Albany, NY 12207
(518) 447-9000 •

5. Druthers Brewing Company

Choose from choice beers at Druthers, where they’ve chosen nothing but the best ingredients for the best quality beverage.

1053 Broadway
Albany, NY 12204

(518) 650-7996 •

6. Goold Orchards and
Brookview Station Winery

Sample the sweet wines crafted at Brookview Station Winery in the quaint community of Castleton, NY.

1297 Brookview Station Road Castleton, NY 12033

(518) 732-7495 •

7. S & S Farm Brewery

Join the farm-to-table movement by sipping from family-owned, farm-brewed beer in this converted historic dairy barn.

174 Middle Road, Nassau, NY 12123
(518) 336-0766 •

8. Harvest Spirits

Taste spirits from the first distillery in New York to be able to offer tastings and retail sale directly out of the distillery.

3074 US Route 9, Valatie, NY 12184
(518) 758-1776 •

9. Hudson-Chatham Winery

Pair wine and farm-fresh cheese at Hudson-Chatham Winery in lush Columbia County.

1900 NY-66
Ghent, NY 12075

(518) 392-9463 •

Plan a Trip Around These Annual Events!

Wine & Dine for the Arts
Various locations
Weeklong festival of food and wine events

Gathering of the NY Farm Cideries
Nine Pin Cider Works, Albany NY Cider market & tasting

Capital Cornhole Tournament
Quackenbush Square, Albany NY
Cornhole tournament & tasting

Drink Albany
Quackenbush Square, Albany NY Craft beverage celebration

Bad Boys, Broads and Bootleggers
Tour of Albany’s speakeasies and saloons