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 sip on craft cocktails at Albany Distilling Company's Bar & Bottle Shop. The distillery is the city’s first spirits manufacturer since Prohibition.
75 Livingston Ave. Albany, NY 12207
(518) 621-7191 • www.albanydistilling.com
2. Nine Pin Cider Works
Sip on hard cider at Nine Pin Cider Works, New York's first farm cidery, 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.
895 Broadway Albany, NY 12207
(518) 427-2461 • www.wolffsbiergarten.com
2 King Street, Troy, NY 12180
4. CH Evans Brewing Company at the Albany Pump Station
Order up a flight of hand-crafted beers at downtown’s own CH Evans Brewing Company
at the historic Albany Pump Station.
19 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.
1053 Broadway Albany, NY 12204
(518) 650-7996 • www.druthersbrewing.com
6. 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
7. 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
8. Hudson-Chatham Winery
Pair wine and farm-fresh cheese at Hudson-Chatham Winery in lush Columbia County.
Ghent, NY 12075
203 River Street
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 392-9463 • www.hudsonchathamwinery.com
9. Crossroads Brewing Co.
Open Monday through Friday 4PM, Saturday & Sunday 1PM, Closed Tuesdays. Voted the 2014 & 2016 “Best Restaurant in Greene County” by Hudson Valley Magazine! Crossroads award-winning ales are served with fresh, locally sourced fare in a casual, friendly setting.
21 Second St., Athens 518-945-BEER
(518) 751-9134 • www.crossroadsbrewingco.com
Plan a Trip Around These Annual Events!
Wine & Dine for the Arts
Empire State Plaza
Three-day festival of food and wine events
Gathering of the NY Farm Cideries
Nine Pin Cider Works, Albany NY
Cider market & tasting
New York State Museum, Albany NY
Craft beverage celebration
Rensselaer County Harvest Hop
S & S Farm Brewery
Troy Restaurant & Craft Beer Week
Craft Beverage Celebration