The climate in the 1000 Islands, where Lake Ontario flows into the St. Lawrence River, creates perfect conditions for growing the grains, grapes and fruits needed to produce award-winning New York State sourced craft wine, beers and spirits.
Coyote Moon Vineyards, Thousand Islands Winery, Wood Boat Brewery and Clayton Distillery are just a few of the distinctive regional craft beverage producers in our area. These artisanal wineries, breweries and distilleries are eager to share the fruits of their labor with guests from all over the world. Get a taste of the islands! Visit tasting rooms, downtown lounges and establishments in Clayton, Alexandria Bay and Cape Vincent areas of New York's Thousand Islands.