Craft Brewing

The New York Finger Lakes region has become a dynamic force in the wine, spirits and craft beer industries. Suitable climate, terrain and business conditions have combined to create a variety of craft beverage destinations for locals and tourists. Locally-sourced agricultural inputs provide a taste of the terroir of NY, culminating in fresh, flavorful drinks.

The above map is a section of the Finger Lakes Beer Trail map ( The highlighted area is notable for its absence of breweries. This “beer desert” is the future home of Area 34 Brewing.