Seeing and Doing: Outdoors
The Hudson-Chatham Winery is Columbia County’s first winery. Since opening in 2007, its wines have won many awards, including gold medals from the NY State Fair, Hudson Valley Wine & Grape Association, NY Food & Wine Classic, and the Dallas Morning News Wine Competition, among others. In the picturesque tasting room, you can also sample a wide range of locally produced gourmet products, including many Hudson Valley cheeses. The winery hosts events throughout the year, and is also available for private parties. The Hudson-Chatham Winery is a proud member of the Hudson Berkshire Beverage Trail.
Open year-round Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 12 - 5 pm.
1900 Rte 66, Ghent; 518-392-WINE (9463)
Features a variety of small fruits: currants, gooseberries, raspberries, and heirloom tomatoes. Ray brings hand-made fruit juices, preserves, and his own unique brand of cassis sweetened with honey, not sugar. Along with wine maker Bruce Tripp the farm operates a tasting room on Sat & Sun 12-5pm
1774 Rt 9, Clermont; (for GPS please use Germantown) 518-567-5462