Woodstock Brewing, Phoenicia, NY, 845-688-0054, www.drinkwoodstock.com. Microbrewery offering beer on tap & bar bites in an industrial-chic setting with outdoor seating. Great casual eats. This brewery has grown from a ½ barrel pilot system in a Woodstock garage to a 15 barrel brewery. Inside and outside service. Dog friendly.
Abandoned Cider, Woodstock, NY, 845-657-4300, Abandonedcider.com. Reclaiming abandoned orchards and crowdsourcing apples from backyards and orchards across the Hudson Valley to make truly local hard cider. Visit their store located next to Santa Fe Woodstock.
Keegan Ales, Kingston, NY, 845- 331-2739, www.keeganales.com. Located just off Broadway in Kingston, this buzzy brewery offers their award winning brew on tap for inside or outside consumption. Brewery tours are temporarily suspended, but the bar affords a great view (behind glass) of the inner workings. Craft beer and really good casual fare. Inside and outside service. Dog friendly.
Hudson Valley Farmhouse Cider, Stone Ridge, NY, 845-453-0242, Hudsonvalleyfarmhousecider.com. In addition to their delicious pick-your-own apples, Stone Ridge Orchard offers the Farm Bar, with artisanal wood-fired pizza and paninis and of course hard cider on tap from their very own heirloom apples. Also serving NYS beers, wines and cocktails. A Stone Ridge treasure. Dog Friendly.
Westkill Brewery, West Kill, NY, 518-989-6001, Westkillbrewing.com. Located on a 127-acre historic dairy farm, West Kill Brewing aims to reflect the great place it was born. With a focus on locally grown and foraged ingredients and a soft spot for history, we have fun brewing beers that are as fascinating in origin as they are delicious. Beers with maple sap boiled in our wood fired evaporator, honey harvested from our hives, cherries picked from our orchard, creeping thyme plucked from our fields, and yeast cultivated from the Spruceton Valley. Outdoor service only.
Union Grove Distillery, Arkville, NY, 607-287-0208, Uniongrovedistillery.com. Union Grove Distillery is a farm licensed craft distillery located in the beautiful Catskill Mountains in Arkville, New York. The owners are forging new ground on the distilling scene while running a family-friendly tasting room at their Catskills production facility. Outdoor service only.
Westwind Orchard, Accord, NY, 845-253-0234, Westwindorchard.com. Westwind Orchard ciders are produced in the traditional method using true cider apples from their orchard in the Hudson River Valley. All of their ciders are unfiltered and bottle conditioned (all those bubbles are au natural), and made with no added sulfites (though natural sulfites are present) or sugar. Outside service only. Dog friendly.
Arrowood Taproom and Brewery, Accord, NY, 845- 253-0389, www.arrowoodfarms.com is located in Accord, NY on a 48-acre farm. Enjoy a pint with friends on the bluestone patio while taking in the view of the hop yard and listening to the buzzing bees in the apiary! The taproom has over fifteen draft beers to choose from, with bottles and cans to go.
Arrowood Farm Distillery handcrafts unique small batch spirits that reflect our time and place. From grain to glass, the land is provenance for the vodka, gin and bourbon they distill and share. Their barley, wheat, rye and corn are all grown right in their hometown – Accord, NY. Inside and outside service. Dog friendly.
Coppersea Distilling, New Paltz, NY, 845-444-1044, Coppersea.com. A true “grain-to-glass” farm distillery, operating an organic 75-acre farm. The distillery uses only heirloom varietals of rye, corn, and barley from their own and select Hudson Valley farms. Indoor and outdoor service. Dogs are permitted outside.
Robibero, New Paltz, NY, 845-255-9463, www.robiberofamilyvineyards.com. All tastings are seated and done outside on either our covered deck or pavilion. Wine Tastings are $20 per person and include a sample of 4 wines, crackers and the logo wine glass to keep. Tastings are done on the covered deck or pavilion. 4 people max per table. After the tasting is completed you may enjoy wine by the bottle on the lawn. Please bring blankets or chairs to use on the lawn. Outside service only. Dog Friendly.
Tuthilltown, Gardiner, NY, 845-419-2964, Hudsonwhiskey.com. A distillery in the countryside offering tours, tastings, craft cocktails & a gift shop.
Whitecliff Vineyard, Gardiner, NY, 845- 255-4613, www.Whitecliffwine.com. Whitecliff Vineyard set out to help put the Hudson Valley on the wine map. Today it has one of the region’s biggest vineyards, and has brought the Best White in Show award home to the Valley from the San Francisco International Wine Competition. Outdoor seating permitted, indoor tasting room requires reservation. Dog Friendly.
Stoutridge, Marlboro, NY, 845-236-7620, Stoutridge.com. Stoutridge Winery and Distillery is located in Ulster County’s Marlboro, NY, on land that was an operating vineyard for the first two decades of the 20th century. This Hudson Valley winery and distillery uses gravity flow and solar power in their operation, and has planted out their property with all-native plants. Outdoor tables, indoor tastings by reservation.
Benmarl, Marlboro, NY, 845-236-4265, Benmarl.com. Visit this beautiful 37-acre estate overlooking the Hudson River where you can sample wines, enjoy a glass of wine on the deck, and relax while witnessing the allure of our region. This is a family-friendly and dog-friendly facility. All visitors must make a reservation. Reservations are available on their website’s reservation platform. Indoor service with outdoor option. Dog Friendly.
Please Note: The Emerson Resort & Spa is not responsible for changes in services or hours for off property venues. Please contact the individual locations with any questions.