Breweries / Wineries
A great brewing tradition and current quality put CNY at the forefront of beer, spirits, hard cider and wine in New York state. Have a taste, take a tour or follow a beverage trail in Central New York.
Are you a craft beer buff, cider sipper, vodka devotee, whiskey aficionado or wine-meister? Visit Brew Central now and tap into the stories, traditions and tastes that make Central New York “America’s Craft Brew Destination.”
1911 Spirits – LaFayette, NY Onondaga County
The Beak and Skiff families planted their apple operation on fertile ground that continues to produce fruit and grow a legacy more than a century in the making. Recently voted America’s No. 1 apple orchard by USA Today readers, Beak and Skiff hosts a superior autumn attraction and also handcrafts some of the country’s best beverages via 1911 Spirits.
248 County Rd 1
BBW produces their own fruit wines and hard ciders, as well as offering wine tours, tastings and hospitality year round. Weekend entertainment adds to the exquisite and casual atmosphere.
Neilsen's Mini Winery
1545 County Rd 29
New Berlin, NY
Black, red and white currant fruit wine. Open year round by appointment.
248 County Road 1
Chenango Forks, NY
P: (607) 656-9863
Open year round for tastings and tours. 12:00-6:00 pm Tues Wed Thur, 12:00-9:00 Fri 12:00-6:00 pm Saturday and Sunday Feb & Mar - Fri Sat Sun. Fruit wines, hard cider, meads, fermented with 100% New York fruit. Hang out & enjoy a glass of wine.
41 Court Street
Galaxy Brewing Co. was founded in 2011 by a local father & son brewing team who are dedicated to producing the finest craft ales. The Brewing Co.& brewpub represent the culmination of their life long aspiration to deliver quality beer to Binghamton.
2001 Hawleyton Road
Lone Maple Farm is the ONLY area farm that grows Hydroponic produce. Uses the latest growing techniques, our crops are the best tasting & highest in nutritional value. Our Market also features locally grown Meats, Brown Eggs, Milk & Dairy Products.
168 Water Street
Water Street Brewing Co. offers high quality beer, brewed on premises and served fresh. Satisfy your appetite with meals prepared from fresh, local ingredients in a fast-casual environment. Tues-Thurs 4pm-11pm; Fri-Sat 12pm-12am; Sun 12pm-7pm
127 North Street
Old Forge, NY
The Fulton Chain Craft Brewery is a New York State farm brewery founded in 2014 by Justin Staskiewicz and Richard Mathy. Their goal is to use locally sourced ingredients to give their customers a truly Adirondack beer experience.
3232 Rippleton Road
Visit the beautiful tasting room at Critz Farms to sample our farm brewed beers and handcrafted hard ciders made in small batches with ingredients grown on the farm. See our historic 1890’s four screw cider press and enjoy the farm scenery.
33 Rippleton Rd.
The 35,000 sq. ft. building allows Empire to keg and bottle their craft beer for regional, national and international distribution. The farm is being cultivated for barley, lavender, vegetables, herbs, honey, fruits and of course hops.
135 James Street
P: (315) 510-5001
Erie Canal Brewing Company promotes the use of 100% local ingredients and the history of hops on the Erie Canal. Our beer recipes use only the finest hops, barley, and other ingredients.
5024 Bear Path Rd. (Rt. 46)
The first commercial hop yard in Madison County in over 50 years, Foothill Hops is preserving the past and shaping the future. Tour the hop yard and experience planting, harvest and processing.
37 Milford St., Suite 3
Good Nature Brewing, Inc. is a small 2 BBL all-electric brewing company located in Hamilton, NY. We brew fine-quality handcrafted ales in small batches. Styles include pale ales, IPAs, porters, wheats, lagers, and stouts.
3232 Rippleton Road
Sample from and purchase six varieties of hard cider made from apples pressed on our 1800s four screw cider press. Additional NYS wines from select wineries are available for purchase too.
2001 Delphi Road
New Woodstock, NY
We are proud to source many local farms and are happily growing hops, barley, lavender, mint, pumpkins and many other beer ingredients. Our seasonal Tasting Room features a rotating selection of great beer including a few guest taps.
2747 Route 20 East
As Madison County’s first distillery since prohibition, Life of Reilley is proud to present hand-crafted spirits. We are excited to open our tasting room and our Disco Lemonade is the 1st pre-mixed canned cocktail by a NYS Farm Distillery.
964 Campbell Rd
A family-owned and operated New York Farm Distillery located in the rural township of Lebanon, Old Home Distillers produces whiskey, schnapps, liqueurs and other spirits in an historic 150-year-old barn.
5276 East Lake Rd
Owera Vineyards is located just west of the intersection of North Lake and East Lake Roads on Cazenovia Lake. Producing outstanding Rieslings, Cabernet Franc and other vinifera wines.
1442 Burtonville Road
Family-owned winery with a love for country living and good wine. Our unique wine is produced with minimal preservatives, letting the grapes natural flavor emerge.
601 Varick Street
Our mission at Adirondack Distilling Company is to provide you with the highest quality Vodka, Gin and Bourbon, made with locally grown ingredients using an environmentally friendly distilling process.
720 Varick St
P: (315) 793-7593
The selection of craft beers available is the best in the Mohawk Valley. Approximately 60 bottled beers are available as well as 12 drafts that rotate to keep things fresh. And currently serving ours: Nail Creek Belgian Strong.
4472 Cherry Valley Turnpike
Smooth artisanal vodka crafted from apples in small batches; apples grown on location; view copper still & 25' tall rectification column used production. Amazing views of orchards & valley.
2433 West Lake Rd.
P: (315) 685-3797
F: (315) 685-3751
Sample award-winning wines, stroll through vineyards & enjoy spectacular views of Skaneateles Lake. Light foods are available. Reservations available for winery tours.
108 Walter Drive
Using a one barrel brew system, owner Pete Kirkgasser is able to create a unique variety of specialized craft brews. Pete’s beers are only available locally at the Double Barrel Brewing Company brewery.
Armory Square 120 Walton Street
The first business in CNY to use 100% NYS produced renewable energy, uses locally grown ingredients from their garden and local farmers as much a possible, received the Snail of Approval Award from Slow Food Central New York.
6475 Collamer Road
East Syracuse, NY
Greenwood Winery is an artisan winery with a farm to table concept. We're open for tastings as well as offering a unique venue for your next event: weddings, reunions, business meetings, and other events.
120 Wilkinson Street
P: (315) 476-4250
Features dozens of different types of ale, changing all year round; sampling available. Gift shop features an array of gifts & up to eleven ales available on tap for growler fills.
656 County Highway 33
This Belgian-style brewery, located on a 135-acre former hop farm, produces national award-winning beers, and hosts several concerts each season. Cafe, brewery store, tours, tastings.
110 River Street
This English-style brewery features names like Old Slugger, Nine Man Ale, and Benchwarmer, drawing on the brewery's proximity to Cooperstown. Member of Cooperstown Beverage Trail.
217 Pritchard Road
West Winfield, NY
Produces standard dry and sweet meads, made of fruit and herbal blends (including basil, strawberry, blueberry, and plum), as well as chocolate and honey varieties.
315 Main Street
P: (518) 872-2503
Green Wolf Brewing Co. is a licensed Farm Brewery located in the village of Middleburgh, NY – which is, in turn, located in scenic and historic Schoharie County. Schoharie County is within an hour’s drive of New York’s Capital District. Our uncommon