What better way to spend a spring day than touring the Upper Hudson Valley Wine Trail? Hoppy Trails Brew Bus, Premiere Transportation, and Cask & Kegs Tours drive wine lovers from winery to winery in style. Hoppy Trails Brew Bus boasts a safe and educational experience. Explore local wineries while learning about what makes each special. Choose from preset tours or customize your own. Tours with Hoppy Trails include free samples, behind-the-scenes looks and an opportunity to meet the makers producing one-of-a-kind beverages. Premiere Transportation‘s extensive fleet serves…

Members of the Upper Hudson Valley Wine and Grape Association are pleased to announce the official state designation of the Upper Hudson Wine Trail with the governor’s recent signature on the bill. Thank you to Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner and Senator Kathleen Marchione and their staff.  Assemblywoman Woerner and Senator Marchione authored the legislation designating a portion of the state highway system as the Upper Hudson Wine Trail. Assemblywoman Woerner said, “Upstate New York has a rich history in the wine industry, and communities in Saratoga and Washington counties…

The executive committee reflects the diversity of the wine trail which spans the region from Lake George in the north to Albany in the south with most businesses located in Saratoga and Washington counties. The Association has grown to 14 business members and several affiliate members.

The Upper Hudson Valley Wine and Grape Association is now accepting Affiliate Members. Why become a member? Simple answer: It’s fun and rewarding. Affiliate members join the Upper Hudson Valley Wine and Grape Association because they support their small business neighbors, the local community, and the Association’s mission and goals. Affiliate members are entitled to participate fully in the deliberations of the Association, serve on Association committees, and chair and serve on Association ad hoc committees. Annual dues are purposely kept low to encourage ongoing participation. The mission…

Looking for something to do Easter Weekend? How about purchasing local products to make Easter dinner special? Why not support local businesses and have some fun at the same time? The Upper Hudson Valley Wine Trail is sponsoring our inaugural wine festival, The Taste of Upstate, on April 19 at the Saratoga City Center. The wine, food and music festival will showcase the products of local wineries and local businesses. Along with wineries and breweries the festival will include foods and gifts made by local artisans.