Sample the goodness of all-natural, raw milk cheese at the Muranda Cheese Company. This dairy farm and creamery produces a varied selection of bold and flavorful cheeses using raw milk from grass-fed, locally-raised Holstein cows. At the tasting room sample the company's delectable, smooth and creamy creations, all of which have been prepared and aged at the farm itself. You can also purchase local specialties, artisanal foods and, of course, Muranda cheese at the on-site store. Don't forget to say hello to the cows at the farm before you leave; after all the Muranda Cheese Company and its mouthwatering cheese would not exist without them.Holsteins
What better way to explore New York's Finger Lakes region than to take to the waters on a canoe of your own? Fuzzy Guppies offers its customers a full range of canoes, kayaks and paddleboats for rent and sale. There is also in instructor on site to help you get acquainted with your watercraft of choice. Fuzzy Guppies organizes races, fishing trips and other fun-filled events in season. If you have ever wondered what it would feel like to walk on water, Fussy Guppies has the answer for you. Hop into their giant hamster ball, run, tumble and have a great time as it bobs around in the water. The Fuzzy Guppies store is located within the Waterloo Harbor Campground.
Waterloo Premium Outlets is a great place to shop for a variety of things under one roof. Located next to the Route 318, this mall is frequented by locals but it also sees a surge of travelers. Brands like Banana Republic, Adidas, Calvin Klein, Clarks, Gap, Guess and more, adorn the shopping center. In addition, The Children's Place Outlet, Nautica-Kids, Motherhood and more make the place ideal for families to shop. If your shopping excursion leaves you hungry, then Waterloo Premium Outlets has a number of eateries to satisfy your appetite.
A brainchild of Oenologist Marten Hallgren and his chef Wife, Ravines Wine Cellars is a winery in the upstate New York. It boasts of making world-class, food-friendly wine infusing innovation with traditional winemaking methods and is popular among various wine shops and restaurants of New York. Set amidst pristine Seneca Lake and farms, Ravines Wine Cellars is the perfect place for oenophiles and nature lovers to visit. The tasting room offers a selection of fine wines and the warm staff will enlighten you about the history of the place and the wine-making procedures. If you are hungry, stop for a quick bite at their in-house Ravinous KItchen that adopts farm to table approach and offers fresh and flavorful delicacies to you.
Red Jacket Orchards in Geneva traces its history to 1917 when the Nicholson family first established the place. Still run by the Nicholsons, the orchard is known for its fresh produce, fruits and the flavorsome food products that they create. Apart from a range of cold-pressed, 100% natural juices that have won accolades, they offer some of the best apple ciders, stomps and blends in New York.
Strawberry Fields U-Pick is a beautiful farm spread across 1400 acres of land in the Skaneateles area. It hydroponically cultivates fresh strawberries, vegetables and other fruits. It is called a hydroponic farm because the farmers can cultivate more plantations in less space. Unlike soil based farming, all the primary nutrients are instilled in the water which makes this process a dirt free farming. The farm offers guided group tours where visitors can enjoy free tasting of jams, butter, sauce, honey etc. Also, complementary mini jars of strawberry jams are given to every visitor as a token of remembrance.