Washington County Cheese, Wine and Beer Tour
The tenth annual Washington County, N.Y., Cheese, Wine and Beer Tour is planned for Saturday and Sunday, September 10 and 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featuring spectacular sheep, goat, and cow milk cheeses, from washed rinds to cheddars, alpines and more, plus locally made artisanal wines and beers, the Tour will delight lovers of handmade food and drink. Four prominent farmstead cheese makers along with a vineyard and a brewery will open their farms and businesses to the public for a free tasting. Tour map in hand, visitors drive through rolling hills and bucolic countryside. The only prerequisite is an appetite and thirst for learning about and sampling award-winning cheeses, wines and beers and enjoying the changing colors of the area’s famed maple trees. Visit thecheesetour.com to find out more.