With Lake Champlain and the Adirondack Mountains rising over the horizon, the Adirondack Coast is the perfect backdrop for sipping our local microbrews and spirits. Whether you’ve tried every craft beverage on the Adirondack Coast or you’ve never been to a microbrewery or distillery in your life, the Adirondack Coast will introduce you to a variety of brews, spirits and scenic views.
And while it’s hard not to see the area’s history wherever you go on the Adirondack Coast, one sip of an original Adirondack Coast microbrew will have you tasting more than just a local beer. Here, you’re drinking in the best of the region’s heritage and agriculture.
And while it’s hard not to see the area’s history wherever you go on the Adirondack Coast, one sip of an original Adirondack Coast microbrew will have you tasting more than just a local beer. Here, you’re drinking in the best of the region’s heritage and agriculture. Refreshing and nostalgic, microbrews on the Adirondack Coast are sure to awaken your senses -- and your adventurous spirit, too.
As the beverage industry continues to boom, the Adirondack Coast continues to see its landscape grow with not only wineries and breweries but also distilleries. Using the bounty of our farmlands, adventurers can kick back and enjoy a glass or two from our backyard. We do ask that you remember to drink responsibly.
Ausable Brewing Company (ABC) is a farm-based nano-brewery owned and operated by the Badger brothers. Located on 140 acres in the Champlain Valley just east of the Adirondack High Peaks, ABC is dedicated to serving a variety of high quality ales, lagers and house sodas in a relaxed and fun, family friendly atmosphere.
Lake City Brewing is a grass roots Brewery located in historic Downtown Plattsburgh. With local brews, a delicious menu and outdoor seating along the Saranac River, you'll be able to taste the Adirondack Coast with every sip (and bite)!
Open year ‘round, Livingood’s Restaurant & Brewery is conveniently located just off I-87’s exit 35, in Peru, NY. They offer a full service bar with 12 house beers on tap, a large menu with vegetarian and gluten free options, seasonal outdoor seating and ample parking!
Mountain Spirit Distilling is located on the historic Air Force Base in Plattsburgh, NY. So come enjoy a tasting of these hand crafted, small batch spirits and take home a bottle or two!
Named after the Murray Rush of 1869, Murray’s Fools Distilling Company is a farm distillery producing small batch craft spirits to be enjoyed by those who value nature's quiet moments and freedom of self.
Oval Craft Brewing is a historic brewery located on the former Air Force Base. It's a small microbrewery producing 10 bbl batches of fine craft beer. OCB beer will be available in select restaurants and bars in the Plattsburgh area. Oval Craft also has a tasting room at the brewery where patrons can enjoy a pint, flight or take a growler home!
Plattsburgh Brewing Company home of the War of 1812 Beer, Plucky Rooster Ale. The beer was crafted using ingredients true to the 1800s and named after a 200 year old rooster to commemorate the War of 1812 Bicentennial. Plattsburgh Brewing Company offers an incredibly diverse line of handcrafted beers. 7 staple brands and 3 beers varying seasonally. Featured by a wine preservation system, 24 bottles of temperature-controlled, perfectly-preserved wine are always ready to be enjoyed.
Valcour Brewing Company is a Craft Beer Brewery that also features an inn and a restaurant. All of this, as well as numerous displayed museum quality historical photographs and artifacts are located in the Old Stone Barracks in Plattsburgh, NY. The "Old Stone Barracks" is the last remaining structure of a proposed quadrangle of early U.S. Army barracks built in Plattsburgh, NY in 1838.