Category: Food & Drink

Cider Week NY Goes Statewide w/ Events in/around Columbia County

Cider Weeks in New York have become known for bringing people together and creating connections to celebrate and promote New York cider in an exciting way. As New York state thoughtfully re-opens after the Covid-19 pandemic, Cider Week New York 2021 will, for the first time ever, host events across the entire state.

The new expanded format will include two Cider Week festivals with the first held in the spring from May 15th through the 31st and the second held in the fall from October 2nd through the 17th. This year’s Cider Week New York will feature 37 of NY’s finest cider producers across the state, with 3 Columbia County locations – Harvest Spirits in Valatie, Little Apple Cidery in Hillsdale, and Hudson Wine Merchants in Hudson.

Cider Week New York 2021 will include a hybrid mix of both virtual and in-person events including special flights, virtual tastings, local events, panels, and dinners where individuals can be kept safe and appropriately socially distanced.

DATES: May 15 – May 31, 2021

LOCATIONS: Hudson Valley and beyond
Visit ciderweeknewyork.com/locations for info.

MORE:
CiderWeekNewYork.com
instagram.com/newyorkcider
facebook/CiderWeek

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Greenhouse Cidery Reopening Weekend, May 2021

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The Greenhouse Cidery at Chatham Berry Farm is reopening this weekend – Thursday 5/6, Friday 5/7 & Saturday 5/8! The Cidery will have their own small batch hard cider on tap + a great selection of NY made beers, wines and spirits.

Yummy Kitchen will be back for the 2021 Season – Get ready for the BEST pan-Asian cuisine prepared on site from fresh & delicious ingredients!

Masks required and social distancing.

DATE/TIMEThursday May 6, Friday May 7 & Saturday May 8 / 5pm-9pm

LOCATION: The Greenhouse Cidery at The Chatham Berry Farm
2309 Route 203,
Chatham, NY  12037 

MORE:
www.thechathamberryfarm.com
facebook.com/thechathamberryfarm
instagram.com/thegreenhousecidery

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Mei’s Dumplings at Olde York Distillery, Apr 24 & 25

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Mei’s Dumplings is back at Olde York Farm this weekend – Saturday and Sunday (April 24th and 25th). The Cocktail Garden will be open for drinks to accompany Mei’s farm-to-table food.

Sample Food Menu:

Pork n Cabbage Dumplings
Vegetable Vegan Dumplings
Chicken and Shiitake Dumplings
Beef Kimchi Dumplings
Shrimp n Chives Dumplings
Lamb and Cabbage Dumplings
Wonton Soup
Scallion Pancakes

Sample Spirit Menu:

Black Walnut Bourbon
Smoked Maple Bourbon
Mulled Peach Whiskey
Rhubarb + Honey Vodka
Raspberry + Black Pepper Liqueur

Sampling Hot Cocktail Menu:

Hot Cacao made with Cacao Maple Vodka
Yorkshire Toddy made with Mulled Peach Whiskey
Queen’s Toddy made with Black Currant Liqueur and Pistachio Orange Vodka

Propane heaters and fire pit will be lit to keep you warm and tents will be put up as needed.

DATE/TIME: Saturday & Sunday, April 24th & 25th, 2021 / 12pm5pm 

LOCATION: Olde York Farm Distillery & Cooperage
284 State Route 23
Claverack, NY 12513

MORE:
www.oldeyorkfarm.com
facebook.com/oldeyorkfarm

instagram.com/meisdumplings

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Home Range Winery 2021 Opening Weekend

Home Range Winery in Canaan is celebrating their season opening this weekend with music, food and wine! The weekend starts on Thursday April 22. Tunes by @toddmcleod1962 on Friday & Saturday. Tasty treats by @chillingrillincheez Friday through Sunday!

Established in 2016, Home Range is a young Farm Winery, featuring American hybrid varietals as well as homegrown raspberry, blueberry and blackberry wines.

DATE/TIME: Doors open April 22nd for the summer
Hours will remain Thursday thru Sunday 3 – 7pm

LOCATION: Home Range Winery
146 Flints Crossing Road
Canaan, NY 12029

MORE:
homerangewinery.com
facebook.com/homerangewinery

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Reopening Day at Sabba Vineyard

Sabba Vineyard, in Old Chatham, is celebrating their reopening to the public, today and tomorrow (Friday and Saturday).
The reopening festivities will include:
  • Wine Tasting
  • Food Trucks
  • Live Music
  • Outside seating following CDC guidelines

Bring your friends, families, and fur babies to enjoy a beautiful Spring day at Sabba Vineyard!

DATES/TIME: Friday & Saturday, March 19 & 20, 2021 / 12pm – 8pm
LOCATION: Sabba Vineyard
383 Pitts Rd
Old Chatham, NY 12136
P: (518) 766-3755 or (917) 217-4842

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