What do you get when you combine hundreds of local family growers, generations of harvesting expertise and a region blessed with ideal soil? Some of the most flavorful apples ever. Take a bite for yourself and experience the fresh taste of New York State. Grown with Passion. Just for you. NY Apples.

On a recent Tuesday, the first Copper City Brewing Co. patron was an 87-year-old man who stops in every week. He loves hops, a conversion Danny Frieden witnessed right at his bar. It’s experiences like these that give Frieden and his partner Eric Daniels the confidence they’re on the right track with their lineup of mostly classic craft styles. It’s the community they’ve built inside their copper-clad confines that that assures this brewery is bringing…

It’s that time of year again! We hope you visit our 5th Annual Applepalooza at Fulton Stall Market in the Seaport District – presented by New York Apples on Sunday 9/29, 11am – 5pm! Come get a taste of fall, find out where to go apple picking, book a tour and try NYS hard cider, beer and craft beverages from Nine Pin Cider, Hudson Valley Farmhouse Cider, Prohibition Distillery, Finger Lakes Distilling, Taconic Distillery, Naked…

Elias Barber doesn’t care for vodka. So, the distilled spirit he creates from the family farm’s potatoes must be pretty damn good. His 1857 Spirits distillery is a marriage of his penchant for academic rigor developed at Cornell University as an agricultural science major and his family’s 160-year legacy at Barber’s Farm more so than the product itself. A member of the sixth generation to operate the farm, Barber wanted to contribute to that legacy….

The modern craft beer connoisseur carries a sophisticated palette, so Jason Gardner and Kristen Lyons have to make great beer. The two engineers build their brews on that simple philosophy, bringing together science, art and a close community of patrons who frequent Binghamton Brewing Co. Jason and Kristen created their precise process as home-brewers aspiring to produce Belgian-style ales on par with esteemed beer makers like Brewery Ommegang. The inventive pair boosts their own efficiency…

You don’t have to be into wine to enjoy your time at Owera Vineyards. You just have to be up for an experience, one that includes great food, amazing views and good conversation. That’s the vision of the founding family that planted their vineyard outside the village of Cazenovia in 2008. It was an adventurous endeavor for Nancy and Peter Muserlian at the time. While this is a lakeside community, it falls outside of New…

A trip to Cooperstown, NY, with its classic Main Street and iconic Hall of Fame, is like a trip back in time. And the trip to get there is timeless – rolling hills and sparkling waters far from the interstate. Whether it’s across the country or in your own backyard, this quiet corner of New York state will transport you. Nestled in the bucolic beauty, you’ll find Brewery Ommegang. The hop bines that line the…

Central New York serves up one of nature’s sweetest treats in syrups, sugars and more. Grab some off the shelf or see how its made at many farms across the region. Maple season takes place in New York State every March, so start making your plans for a Maple Weekend getaway to CNY! Get to know the Best in Fresh at http://www.cnyfresh.com  

Please your palate with farm fresh veggies, dairy, meat, and other specialties. Sullivan Catskills producers and chefs provide a savory way to enjoy better, healthier, and more appetizing meals in your kitchen or in a restaurant. Also, did you know Lonely Planet just named the Catskills one of the top regions to visit in 2019? We’ve been saying it for years, we’re so glad everyone else agrees! What are you waiting for? Make your escape….

Craft your own adventure in Central New York, where trails, taps and farm-to-table fare collide. Choose your own experience in a region filled with outdoor recreation, craft beverage exploration and agricultural attractions. Create your own vacation while cruising scenic U.S. Route 20, hiking hidden trails or paddling the legendary Erie Canal. The plans are yours to make. The sights are yours to savor. The memories are yours to keep. Learn more at http://www.visitcentralnewyork.com.