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Wineries, Breweries, and Distilleries in the Capital Region

Fall is a perfect time to check out your local wineries, breweries, and distilleries. Find what you're looking for right here in the Albany area, or go a bit farther away - there are many that are well worth the drive!

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You can also check out the Saratoga Beer & Wine Guide for all the beer and wine events happening throughout the Saratoga region.

There is also the Upper Hudson Valley Wine Trail, if you'd like to ride in style on your next wine tour.

Where to Find Wine, Beer & Spirits

View of the winery as you're walking in!
The Saratoga Winery & Tasting Room
Saratoga Springs, NY
Sit back, relax and experience handcrafted wine just 4 miles from downtown Saratoga! Live Music and Wood Fired Pizza every weekend. We are the only place to try Saratoga's best Wine, Beer & Spirits!
Nine Pin Ciderworks LLC
Nine Pin Ciderworks LLC
Albany, NY
Nine Pin Ciderworks uses farm-fresh ingredients to create crisp, refreshing hard ciders in a variety of flavors. As New York's first farm cidery, we source all of our apples from orchards in the Capital Region and Hudson Valley.
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Adirondack Winery
Lake George, NY
The premier winery of the Adirondacks! Visit us in the heart of Lake George for great wines & memorable times! Sample hand-crafted, award-winning wines & keep your souvenir glass. Open year-round with special winery events held throughout the year.
CH Evans Brewing Company
Albany, NY
With up to 12 in-house brews to choose from (including cask ale), CH Evans Brewing Company at the Pump Station is sure to have something for every beer lover. We enjoy creating a warm and friendly atmosphere and want to make your visit a memorable on
Capoccia Vineyard and Winery
Niskayuna, NY
At Capoccia Vineyards & Winery, Schenectady's first winery, we pride ourselves in making sure every bottle of wine we produce is of the highest possible quality. To ensure this, we use 100% New York State grapes.
Wolf Hollow Brewing Co.
Glenville, NY
Wolf Hollow Brewing Company is a community-focused microbrewery that seeks to provide locals, friends, and neighbors with a high-quality beer to call their own. Looking for special benefits? Become a member of the "Wolf Pack."
Albany Distilling Company
Albany, NY
Albany Distilling Company is Albany's first distillery since prohibition. Hand-crafted spirits are produced one small batch at a time, and bottles are available for purchase throughout the Capital Region.
Altamont Vineyard & Winery
Altamont, NY
Using our rich history in conjunction with current innovations, we produce complex yet appealing wines. Our Tasting Room and Gift Shop are great for tastings or private gatherings. Stunning views & walking paths make this the perfect NY destination.
Druthers Brewing Company
Albany, NY
Druthers Brewing Company has an extensive list of craft beers to choose from, plus a lengthy menu of American-style fare, including pizzas, mac 'n cheese, and burgers.
Brown's Brewing Co.
Troy, NY
Throughout the year, Brown's Brewing Co. brews more than 40 different styles of ales, and has ten or more on tap at any given time. Stop in to the Troy Taproom to sample some for yourself and enjoy their food menu!
Stable Gate Winery
Castleton-on-Hudson, NY
A family farm with historic barn, lodge + vineyard. Providing creative mindful approaches to the production and procurement of our food + your special event, the same care and philosophy goes into our wines as they are made in limited small batches.

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