Food Festivals, Reopened Cafes, and Cheese-Tasting Tours This Month

News and notes from the Valley’s dining scene in November 2015

The Corner Bakery Cafe has returned to Nanuet and is under new ownership. Diners can enjoy everything from hot breakfast to sandwiches and delectable sweets at this fresh-ingredient-inspired eatery.

Calling all cheese lovers! Casa Del Caciocavallo Farms in Gardiner now offers cheese-tasting tours and educational field trips. Turophiles can take a guided tour of the facility, which is famous for producing handmade raw cow’s-milk caciocavallo cheese in four flavors.

Chocolate! Need we say more? Red Hook & The Chocolate Festival comes to the town on November 7. Get ready to nosh on heavenly chocolate delights while enjoying music, vendors, and demonstrations.

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What are the holidays without a little wine? Get into the holiday spirit, while finishing your shopping at the Wreath Fineries at the Wineries event hosted by the Shawangunk Wine Trail. Pick a winery for your starting point. The event begins when you check in at your starting winery, where you’ll receive a souvenir wine glass, a grapevine wreath, and a Shawangunk Wine Trail ornament. Then, travel along the trail for a tasting or two. November 21-22, December 5-6 and 12-13.

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