North of Albany

Saratoga Farmer’s Market, Wilton Mall

Saratoga Farmer’s Market, Wilton Mall

We have some great local businesses around here and one of the best places to spot them all is at a farmer’s market. I was surprised by how many farmer’s markets locally I’d never been to so I started to cross some off of the…

J.L. Knight & Son Family Orchard

J.L. Knight & Son Family Orchard

Okay, I admit this isn’t the typical time of year to be talking about apple orchards. But, just because there’s snow on the ground instead of colored leaves doesn’t mean my Upstate NY craving for apple has gone into hibernation.

Druthers Announces New Clifton Park Location

Druthers Announces New Clifton Park Location

First, Saratoga. Then, Albany. Then, Schenectady. Now, finally, after a bit of a wait, Clifton Park.

Dock Brown’s Lakeside Tavern, Saratoga Lake

Dock Brown’s Lakeside Tavern, Saratoga Lake

Is this post a little off-season? Yes. Does that mean that I shouldn’t write it so you don’t know a place you need to check out in Saratoga? No. So, here it is, enjoy!

Whitman Brewing, Saratoga

Whitman Brewing, Saratoga

Delicious beer and food downstairs, delicious coffee and treats upstairs – you get the two-for-one building special at Walt & Whitman Brewing in Saratoga.

Druthers, Saratoga

Druthers, Saratoga

When you think of Druthers, what comes to mind first? It’s gotta be either beer or macaroni and cheese, right? Well, we took a taste of some of their other popular appetizers to get another stamp for the passport.