Dairy

Among the many foodie trails to explore in the Finger Lakes, the Finger Lakes Cheese Trail will allow you to explore family-owned farms that specialize in creating a variety of artisan cheeses. The trail includes Engelbert Farms, Shtayburne Farm, Side Hill Acres Goat Dairy and Sunset View Creamery. To hit all the trail destinations, you probably want to set aside two or three days to comfortably fit everything in.

Golden Age Cheese in Woodhull produces several types of cheese every day, including fresh mozzarella, mild to aged cheddars, fresh plain and flavored cheddar cheese curds, specialty cheddars and a variety of smoked cheeses.

Parulski Farms of Bath is also known for their delicious artisanal cheeses, wholesome meats, and other exceptional locally-produced foods. The farm’s tasting room allows guests to sample a variety of unique, flavorful cheddars, jacks and cheese curds. Tours can be arranged for those who are interested in observing milk operations, how cheese ages and viewing where the cows lounge. Many businesses in the Finger Lakes Region make it a priority to utilize local dairy farms and producers. Spotted Duck, a Penn Yan custard shop, uses dairy ingredients from local producers and over 95 percent of their ingredients are either certified organic or grown following the same guidelines. Owners Daniel and Elizabeth Hoover have perfected their custard recipe over the years by implementing the use of duck eggs into their creation.

Crystal Valley Creamery

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Engelbert Farms

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Golden Age Cheese Company

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Heaven Scent Farm

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Parulski Farms

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Seneca Farms

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Shtayburne Farm 

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Side Hill Acres Goat Farm

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Spotted Duck Creamery

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Stewarts Family Farm

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Sunset View Creamery

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The Cheese Shop – Bieber Normande Dairy

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Crystal Valley Creamery

Crystal Valley Creamery

Crystal Valley Creamery is a small, family run organic dairy farm. Their cows are 100% grass-fed and organic. Raw and gently pasteurized available on farm. certified organic, grass-fed milk, pastured chicken eggs, farm tours by appointment.

Engelbert Farms

Engelbert Farms happy cow

Engelbert Farms has been certified organic since 1984, making it the first Certified Organic dairy farm in the United States. The farm produces 100% certified organic milk, cheese, beef, pork, veal, and seasonal vegetables that can be purchased at their […]

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Golden Age Cheese Company

Golden Age Cheese Company

A wholesale and retail cheese manufacturer located in Woodhull, NY serving you since 1983. They produce several types of cheese every day from: Swiss, Fresh Mozzarella, Mild to aged Cheddars, Muenster, Fresh Plain and Flavored Cheddar Cheese Curds, Specialty Cheddars, […]

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Heaven Scent Farm

Heaven Scent Farm

Selling jack cheese from milk produced by their Jersey herd. They focus on high quality nutrients and feed for their cows to produce the highest quality milk.

Parulski Farms

Parulski Farms

Parulski Farms is a family run 450+ acre dairy farm producing delicious artisanal cheeses and quality meats. They produce 3 types of cheese including cheddar, jack, and cheese curds in 17 different flavors. The meats offered are raised  on the […]

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Seneca Farms

Homemade Ice Cream, along with other frozen ice cream treats.  Fried chicken, hand-pattied burgers, homemade salads and their famous corn fritters.

Shtayburne Farm 

Shtayburne Farm is owned and operated by Lorin & Alicia Hostetler and family. The Hostetler family has been working with the land and cows for over four generations. In 2010, they added a creamery and farm store to the family […]

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Side Hill Acres Goat Farm

Side Hill Acres offers tastings and sales of goat milk products produced right on the farm. Visitors can tour the goat barn, milk house, and cheese plant, and browse their selection of pasteurized and raw goat milk, specialty cheese spreads, […]

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Spotted Duck Creamery

Spotted Duck Creamery flight

Churning ice-cream is a Hoover family tradition. Starting when he was knee-high, Daniel learned the trade from his father. Now, teamed up with his wife Elizabeth, a long-term ice-cream addict, the Hoover family has taken ice-cream gourmet. First of all, […]

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Stewarts Family Farm

Stewarts Goat milk

Stewarts Family Farm offers seasonal vegetables, fresh fruits, maple syrup and other maple products, goat cheese and milk, and more. Visit the Farm Creamery & Store for fresh baked goods and ice cream.

Sunset View Creamery

Sunset View Creamery

Artisan cheese made using fresh milk from their own cows. Visit the store for cheese curds or fresh Mozzarella, Cheddar, Bel Paise, Havarti, and other varieties. Take a self-guided tour, or guided tours are available with a reservation.

The Cheese Shop – Bieber Normande Dairy

The Cheese Shop

The Cheese Shop is a family owned business that offers a wide variety of local farm to table product, many of which are produced directly on their farm.

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