13 of the Best Food and Beverage Trails and Tours in New York State in iLoveNY
By I LOVE NY Staff
New York State is home to celebrated wine regions, the verdant farm-to-table hotbed in the Hudson Valley, and some of the best microbrews, cheeses, and chocolates found anywhere. Why not take a self-guided culinary adventure and discover the bounty of the Empire State? Local organizations have done most of the work for you in creating food and wine trails to help you discover favorites at your own pace and find delicious off-the-beaten-path places along the way! For a guided experience, take a tour with a local expert. However you choose to experience New York State’s exciting food and beverage trails and tours, bring your appetite!
Table to Farm Tours (Catskills)
Become immersed in the Catskills with Table to Farm Tours. Meet directly with the farmers on their land to see how your food makes it from the farm to your plate. Take the Weekend Kick-Off Tour to see how maple syrup is made at a sugar shack, watch how gouda cheese is made on a ninth-generation family dairy farm, interact with farm animals, and sip a cocktail prepared with locally produced spirits at a distillery. Table to Farm Tours offers a few different excursions, including seasonal options with varying prices, locations, and days. Photo Credit: Kevin DePodwin, Table to Farm Tours