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Beverage Trail Members

Butternuts Beer & Ale

Hours & Location:

Open Every Day - Noon - 5PM // 4020 NY 51, Garrattsville, NY 13342 

Motorcoach Group Tours:

Pre-paid by reservation only. 

Website & Phone:

butternutsbeerandale.com  (607) 263-5070

Butternuts Beer and Ale was established 2006 by owner and operator Charles Williamson in the bucolic Butternut River Valley. Brewing in a retrofitted dairy barn with spring water and NY state ingredients, Butternuts offers easy-drinking, approachable ales. The brewery cans four flagship styles year-round, Porkslap Pale Ale, Heinnieweisse Hefeweizen, Snapperhead IPA, and Moo Thunder Stout, and drafts seasonal favorites for beer enthusiasts and the common man.

Rustic Ridge Winery

Hours & Location:

Open Every Day 11AM - 6PM // 2805 State Route 80, Burlington Flats, NY 13315

Motorcoach Group Tours:

Pre-paid by reservation only

Website & Phone:

rusticridgewinery.com 607-965-0626

Located on the Bennett family farm, owned and operated by the Bennett family for over 50 years, Rustic Ridge Winery invites you to come and enjoy our laid back country atmosphere.  Rustic Ridge features a diverse selection of NYS produced wines with something to tempt the taste buds of any palette from beginner connoisseur to wine expert.

Fly Creek Cider Mill & Orchard

Hours & Location:

Open Every Day 9AM - 6PM // 288 Goose Street, Fly Creek, NY 13337

Motorcoach Group Tours & Limos :

Limo and smaller party buses NOT permitted after 11:00 AM.  Full-size Motorcoach/Bus Groups pre-paid by reservation only.  Loading and unloading is NOT permited on Goose Street.

Website & Phone:

flycreekcidermill.com (607) 547-9692

The Fly Creek Cider Mill & Orchard is a historic, water-powered mill on the banks of Fly Creek in the heart of beautiful Central New York just minutes from Cooperstown. For 163 years visitors have witnessed the pressing of fresh, sweet and delicious cider creating an experience that has become a tradition shared by generations.The Mill Store Marketplace is the heart of activity with sampling of over 40 specialty food products, many made right at the Mill. Daily tastings include apple salsa, zesty salad dressings, hot sauces, preserves, aged cheddar cheese and Mill-made fudge.  The Snack Barn & Bakery (open Spring - Fall) offers a hearty menu including their famous pot roast sandwich and delicious cider float.  Enjoy lunch,  snack or a glass of wine or hard cider on the Millpond boardwalk.  In 2016 the Mill was completely renovated to allow for expanded viewing if the second-story cider-making area.   The new Learning Center is now the prime viewing area to witness the cider-making process on fall weekends.  When not running a video demonstration may be viewed in the Cider Gallery. The Mill’s Farm Winery creates great-tasting Apple Wines and Hard Ciders, all made from 100% New York State Grown Apple County Apples!  

Pail Shop Vineyards

Hours & Location:

Spring Hours: Thursday - Sunday, Noon - 5PM // 126 Goose Street, Fly Creek, NY 13337

Group Visits:

Pre-paid by reservation only

Website & Phone:

pailshopvineyards.com (607) 282-4035

Pail Shop Vineyards opened in 2014 to offer locally grown, small-batch wine in a unique and picturesque setting.  Our goal is to create distinctive and delicious wines from grapes that grow well in upstate New York. Visitors can gather around our handmade wooden bar, sample our unique snacks and chocolates, and shop our carefully chosen selection of foods and wine-related items. We offer outdoor tastings, picnic tables and an invitation to relax with a glass of wine in the vineyard while enjoying a view of Fly Creek Valley.

Cooperstown Distillery

Hours & Locations:

Distillery*: Open Every Day Noon - 5 PM // 11 Railroad Ave., Cooperstown, NY 13326 // Beverage Exchange**: Sunday - Thursday 10AM - 10PM | Friday & Saturday 10AM - Midnight // 73 Main Street, Cooperstown, NY 13326 [*Winter Hours may vary due to production schedule] [**Private Functions may affect hours]  [January - April // Distillery: Saturday & Sunday Noon - 5:00 // Beverage Exchange: Thursday - Monday 11AM - 10PM]

Motorcoach Group Tours:

Pre-paid by reservation only

Website & Phone:

cooperstowndistillery.com Distillery: (607) 282-4246 // Beverage Exchange: (607-282-4374

Cooperstown's first and only distillery producing award-winning, hand-crafted spirits celebrating the area's rich agricultural traditions and baseball heritage.  Experience the flavor of 100% New York State Bourbon recently released.  VIP tours and tastings offered at the Distillery production facility, tasting room and shop at 11 Railroad Avenue.  Discover the second location, The Cooperstown Beverage Exchange, at 73 Main Street offering tastings of Distillery products plus a wide-range of New York produced spirits, wines, beers and ciders along with an extensive retail shop.  In the evening , the Cooperstown Beverage Exchange transforms into a craft-cocktail bar and lounge featuring creative libations made with the Exchanges's productes plus Gastropub-style foods. Both the Distillery and Exchange are available for event rental.  Visit the website for special events, concert schedule and  tour information.

Red Shed Brewery

Hours & Location:

Open Every Day 11AM - 11PM // 709 County Highway 33, Cooperstown, NY 13326

Motorcoach Group Tours:

Pre-paid by reservation only.

Website & Phone:

redshedbrewing.com (607) 282-4380

Local. Handcrafted. Fresh.  Red Shed Brewing is a craft farm brewery dedicated to making fresh, handcrafted ales using local NY hops and grains.  As a NY state farm brewer, Red Shed beers feature the best of locally grown hops and ingredients, and the recipes we develop are designed to bring out the best of the region in each beer we brew. Our tap room on Rt 33 features 20 beer taps of Red Shed brews, other NY craft beers, ciders and wines.  Get a bite to eat from our kitchen, featuring pub fare made with local ingredients while you enjoy the view or play games in our outdoor beer garden (open in the summer months). Red Shed is proud to feature local, live music every Saturday night, as well as trivia and other events for the season.  Follow us on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook or visit RedShedbrewing.com for more details and a list of upcoming events. Guests of all ages are welcome at the tap room and brewery, and we are dog friendly! Open all year.

Brewery Ommegang

Hours & Location:

Tastings every day 11:30AM - 5:30PM, Tours are every day 11AM - 5PM (closed-toe shoes and covered shoulders required), Cafe & Mercantile are open Sunday - Thursday 11AM - 6PM, Friday & Saturday 11AM - 9PM // Check website for closures, special events & menu // 656 County Route 33, Cooperstown, NY 13326

Motorcoach Group Tours:

Pre-paid by reservation only

Website & Phone:

ommegang.com (607) 544-1800

Founded in 1997 as the first farmstead brewery built in America in over 100 years, Brewery Ommegang has long set the standard for Belgian-style brewing in America.  The brewery has won a number of awards, both national and international, and has garnered a national following as a result.  The brewery sits on the site of an old 140-acre hop farm, where it hosts a large number of community-oriented events and a summer concert series, in addition to the daily operation of its Café and Mercantile.

Cooperstown Brewing Company

Hours & Location:

Monday - Saturday 11AM - 8PM | Sunday, Noon - 8PM // 110 River Street, Milford, NY 13807 

Motorcoach Group Tours:

Pre-paid by reservation only

Website & Phone:

cooperstownbrewing.com (607) 286-9330

Established in 1995, Cooperstown Brewing Company specializes in producing premium English ales. Their unique, baseball-themed brews are the perfect addition to your Cooperstown trip. Be sure to try the seasonal Induction Ale, highlighting annual player inductees on a collector’s edition label. In addition to tours and tastings, Cooperstown Brewing Company offers a family friendly environment with on-site games and events all season long!

Bear Pond Winery

Hours & Location:

Winery & Cafe Open Everyday (7 days a week) 10AM - 7PM // 2515 State Route 28, Oneonta, NY 13820

Motorcoach Group Tours:

Pre-paid by reservation only.

Website & Phone:

bearpondwines.com  (607) 643-0294

Bear Pond Winery, established in 2000 offers a well-rounded selection of New York State wines.  We produce 20+ wines as well as carry wines produced from other New York wineries.  Staying in touch with New York State products, we also carry local beer, cider, spirits, honey, olive oils, vinegars & candy.  We offer tasting daily and a nice seating area to enjoy our wine flights and food menu.  We look forward to your visit.

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