Vermont's artisan chefs and food growers and producers offer a rich variety of culinary trip experiences in Vermont. From tastings to classes to festivals and fairs, Vermont is a haven for those who appreciate cheese, beer, ice cream, dairy, maple, chocolate, farm fresh produce and international cuisine. Here are some ideas to kickstart your Vermont food adventure.
Our farmers, distillers, and chefs spend their days transforming the bounty of this beautiful land into food and drink that not only tastes delicious, but is of the highest quality.
CELEBRATE MAPLE IN THE FALL
Find maple-centered events, shop deals, and find lodging packages from mid-September to mid-October as you plan to enjoy Maple 100 in the fall.
FIND YOUR NEXT POUR
Vermont's craft breweries, wineries and cideries offer exciting atmospheres and delicious local brews and pours. As you explore Vermont, find your next favorite craft beverage stop.
With more breweries per capita than any other state, taste the full spectrum of Vermont’s craft brews, from IPAs to blondes and stouts. This collection of regional and themed beer trails will get you started.
Distilled Spirit Tasting
Farm-to-table distilled spirits are best enjoyed in Vermont, where small-batch makers infuse spirits with fresh-from-the-land flavors like honey and maple.
Wine Tastings Anyone?
Wine in the Green Mountain State is a growing industry. Hand-crafted pours offer a full range of choices, as do fruit wines made with blueberries, rhubarb, apples and raspberries.
Vermont Cheese Trail
The Vermont Cheese Trail introduces you to more than 45 award-winning cheesemakers who produce over 150 small-batch, sheep, cow and goat specialty cheeses.
Indulge in Vermont Chocolates
Chocolatiers in Vermont have been providing the state with delicious treats for a long time. Taste the best of both worlds with maple flavored chocolate!
Vermont Maple Creemee Trail
Vermont maple creemees are classic summer treats, thick and sweet and refreshing. Find a creemee stand near you, or set out to sample them all!
TIPS FOR VISITING A FARMERS MARKET IN VERMONT
Outdoor farmers markets are a great place to sample Vermont spirits and enjoy prepared foods with the Green Mountains as a backdrop. Enjoy live music and discover other goods like pottery and jewelry while meeting growers and makers. Make the most of your experience with these tips.
Vermont Dairy Trail
Milk, cheese, yogurt and ice cream are just a few of the ways you can enjoy Vermont's dairy. Follow the Vermont Dairy Trail for refreshing and delicious local dairy.
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