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 • www.albanydistilling.com
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 • www.ninepincider.com
3. Wolff’s Biergarten
Brunch at Wolff’s Biergarten and catch a soccer game with the rest of the “football” fans.
Albany, NY 12207
(518) 427-2461 • www.wolffsbiergarten.com
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 • www.evansale.com
5. Druthers Brewing Company
Choose from choice beers at Druthers, where they’ve chosen nothing but the best ingredients for the best quality beverage.
Albany, NY 12204
(518) 650-7996 • www.druthersbrewing.com
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 • www.brookviewstationwinery.com
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 • www.sandsbrewery.com
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 • www.harvestspirits.com
9. Hudson-Chatham Winery
Pair wine and farm-fresh cheese at Hudson-Chatham Winery in lush Columbia County.
Ghent, NY 12075
(518) 392-9463 • www.hudsonchathamwinery.com
Plan a Trip Around These Annual Events!
Wine & Dine for the Arts
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
Quackenbush Square, Albany NY Craft beverage celebration
Bad Boys, Broads and Bootleggers
Tour of Albany’s speakeasies and saloons