August 8, 2014
Adirondack Distilling Company product ready for packaging in the basement of the distillery in Utica. Adirondack's 601 bourbon was released in June and sold out its first batch in 24 hours. The ADK vodka won a silver medal at the World Vodka Awards in London this past February.
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Central New York is well-known for its hops and grape industries, and the beer and wine that comes from it, but is not as well recognized for its production of spirits. The Empire State is known, however, for its corn; and every Saturday morning at the Cazenovia Farmers Market, patrons can sample a new, local product made from 100 percent New York corn — hand-crafted vodka, gin, white whiskey and bourbon from the Adirondack Distilling Company.