Beer, Wine & Spirits in New York

40% Off Cinco de Mayo Bar Crawl for Two

Ticket Pickup/Exchange - Village Lantern

$40 $24

Cinco de Mayo celebrants visit nine bars, including Amity Hall, The Red Lion, and McDougal Street Ale House, for drinks that start at $2

Up to 53% Off a Two-Hour Winemaking Class

Multiple Locations

$154 $75

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Visitors learn to make wine and get a kit to take home; the class also includes wine tasting and gourmet pizza

Up to 53% Off Tastings at The Ice House Winery

Niagara on the Lake

C$20 C$10

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Tasting and lesson on ice wines, wines made from grapes that are harvested and pressed while still frozen

Up to 57% Off Tour and Tasting at Millbrook Winery

Millbrook

$38 $18

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Tour through the estate and 30+ acres under the vine, with a six-wine tasting, glass of wine, and housemade olive oil and souvenir glasses

Up to 75% Off Wine Tastings

Esopus

$30 $10

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The Valentine's event adds a bit of romance with a glass of champagne and chocolate strawberries; up to 12 wines sampled at regular tasting

47% Off Wine and Chocolate Pairing

Saratoga Springs

$30 $16

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Sip on five handcrafted wines paired with five Barkeater chocolates at an Adirondack-style tasting bar

Up to 52% Off Beer Flights and

Croton-on-Hudson

$26 $13

Sip brews such as Thirsty Dog Labrador lager and Kuhnhenn A Few Shillings Too Many scotch ale while munching on shareable platters

50% Off at Spring Lake Winery

Lockport

$20 $10

Enjoy a selection of delicious award-winning wine paired with food such as mozzarella pesto and meatball bruschetta

43% Off Wine Tasting

Chazy

$30 $17

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43% Off Brewery Tour at Ellicottville Brewing Company

Ellicottville

$44 $25

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Explore the behind-the-scenes action at the brewery, taste beer, and take home a souvenir glass

Up to 49% Wine and Chocolate at Sannino Bella Vita Vineyard

Peconic

$64 $35

Sample wines paired with pieces of chocolate, with take-home wine glasses and discounts on merchandise and wine memberships

Up to 56% Off Wine and Cheese Tastings

Jamesport

$49 $23

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Snack on cheese and crackers while sampling four wines and enjoying a full glass of your favorite

Up to 50% Off Tasting Experiences

Lodi

$39.95 $20

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Family-run winery; tastings held in a restored church with a cozy beer garden

Up to 50% Off Wine Tasting at Pugliese Vineyards

Cutchogue

$29 $15

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Enophiles sample estate-bottled wines served with plates of cheese and crackers

50% Off at Wine Bar

Bowery

$50 $25

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100+ different bottles of wine line the walls of the intimate, Zagat-rated café serving French, Spanish, and Italian tapas

Up to 55% Off at Simplicity Wine Bar & Cafe

Bedford - Stuyvesant

$40 $19.99

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Wine flights complement charcuterie and cheese platters at a wine bar with nightly entertainment such as poetry readings and comedy shows

40% Off Craft-Beer Festival

The Scotiabank Convention Centre-Niagara Falls

$20 $12

Each attendee receives three $1 beverage tickets with admission

Up to 52% Off Wine Tasting and Food Pairing

Ridgeway

$60 $29

Guests can try white and red wines alonside cheese, chocolate, and other snacks during each two-hour tasting

Up to 51% Off Wine and Cheese Tasting

Ellicottville

$56 $29

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Explore a winery rich with family tradition, where Old World wisdom and New World techniques mesh to create an assortment of flavors

Up to 61% Off Wine Tasting for 2 or 4

Jamesport

$71 $29

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After tasting seven wines, guests select a favorite vintage to enjoy in a logo wine glass alongside artisan cheese.

Up to 61% Off Wine Tasting for 2 or 4

Jamesport

$71 $29

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After tasting seven wines, guests select a favorite vintage to enjoy in a logo wine glass alongside artisan cheese or a chocolate platter

Up to 57% Off Wine Tasting and Pizza

Jamesport

$45 $21

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Wines crafted with old-world techniques and served in a tasting room with Tuscan murals

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Mason Jar assuages appetites with a menu of artfully constructed comfort cuisine augmented by a diverse selection of primo potables. Kick off the flavor parade with an order of wings slathered in pomegranate-garlic or bourbon-chipotle sauce ($9), or opt for a starter of spinach and artichoke dip, which, like most Louisiana mayors, comes crowned with andouille sausage and bacon ($10). An english-muffin burger comes topped with a fried egg, bacon, and caramelized onions ($13), and mac 'n' cheese uses beer cheese sauce and panko bread crumbs to prove elbow macaroni is more than just an elegant art medium ($12). 'Cue connoisseurs can choose from a variety of smoke-steeped savories, from full racks of baby back ribs ($20), to sliced brisket ($18), to beer-can chicken ($21). A modified lunch menu and weekends-only brunch menu give solar-powered robots a break from their steady diet of microchips and high-octane petrol-smoothies.

43 E 30th St
New York,
NY
US

"I feel a little like a detective," reveals Luke Johnson, overseer of the cheese cave at Stinky Bklyn, to the New York Times. He continues, "I…try to steer people toward something new. If they say they don't like goat, I really push the goat because people don't realize there are so many varieties." And push they do. Staff members pass indulgent segments of their carefully aged cheeses, offering approachable wisdom to novices and a wide-ranging selection for aficionados. The charming Smith Street institution has opened a new location between Baltic and Butler, with fridges and pantries stocked with international morsels such as chocolates, oils, vinegars, and beer, as well as an impressive ham bar.

Visitors can request a peak at the temperature- and humidity-controlled cheese cave, where Luke and staff nurture each wheel through distinct aging processes. Cheeses dwell within the cavern for anywhere from a few days to a few years, undergoing washing, soaking in beer or brine, and the opportunity to view culturally enriching cave paintings. Owners Patrick Watson, Michele Pravda, and Chris Remy also added a green garden and patio behind the shop, providing an ideal place for tastings or a peaceful spot for enjoying one of the shop's artisan sandwiches.

282 Smith St
Brooklyn,
NY
US

Perhaps it’s the slow, bluesy chords flowing from the guitarist in the corner that compel the customer to put down her drink, pick up a stick of chalk, and scrawl a wistful message on the bar. Or perhaps it’s the flicker of candles––their golden halos staving off the city night––that has inspired this misty-eyed inscription. Far from being annoyed at the graffiti now adorning his workspace, the bartender leans over to read the patron’s message, smiling knowingly at the freshly penned late-night bulletin. With a grin and a poured glass of wine, he coaxes a smile from her as she swipes her words from the board.

Such intimate, inviting evenings are a regular occurrence at Sweet Grapes Wine Bar, where a vast collection of vinous libations and snacks keep guests chatting and laughing into the wee hours of the morning. The chalkboard-topped bar affords customers a blank expanse to fill with favorite quotes or high-school locker combinations, while an ever-changing lineup of musicians floods the space with live tunes on a regular basis.

39 Essex St
New York,
NY
US

Sunlight floods through rustic stained-glass windows onto the hardwood bar and tabletops of The Oakk Room's historic dining room, which was originally an automobile shop before it was converted to a pub in the late 1980s. Surrounded by walls laden with taxidermy pieces and an antique wooden horse trained to stand completely still, servers bring forth plates of jerk chicken and freshly baked cornbread, and bartenders shake up a menu of 17 different specialty cocktails. The restaurant slakes thirst on Wednesday with $4 martini specials and throws weekly Friday fish-frying events.

1435 Main St
Buffalo,
NY
US

When it comes to wine, David and Tasia Verno follow the same philosophy as Goldilocks: Why settle for one when you could try three? Trios of wines from across the world are thus a mainstay of their menu at Flight Wine Bar. These samplers come with themed names—Instant Zen and California Retreat, for example—and incorporate wines from Italy, Chile, France, and Germany in addition to the United States. There's the Bubbly Flight for sparkling wine enthusiasts, the alluring scents of Aroma Therapy, and Sweet Emotion, which matches a Red Newt riesling with a Bigi Orvieto Classico and an Elmo Pio moscato.

Of course, Flight Wine Bar also has wines available by the glass or bottle. In addition, the staff furnishes tables with artisanal snacks. Guests can order imported cheeses, such as the sycamore-leaf-wrapped Spanish valdeón. The dessert chocolates are all handcrafted, and the truffles are all handpicked from the secret truffle tree that you should absolutely not tell anyone about.

262 Exchange Blvd
Rochester,
NY
US

A restaurant is only as good as its head chef. Luckily, Tombolino has Pietro Siciliano. Recognized in 2010 by Bon Appétit as top chef in Westchester, Siciliano prepares scratch-made pastas and other Italian-style delicacies daily using imported ingredients and kitchen mastery learned during his training at the Culinary Institute in Italy. A selection of more than 500 wines pair well with Siciliano’s creations, which include house specialties such as almond-crusted chilean sea bass and veal milanese.

356 Kimball Ave
Yonkers,
NY
US

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