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Taste of Troy Food Tours’ Sampling of New Restaurants in the 518 to Date

Taste of Troy Food Tours’ Sampling of New Restaurants in the 518 to Date I love food,  and I love exploring new to me or new to the Capital Region food establishments (whether they are restaurants or niche businesses.) COVID definitely continues to be hard on restaurants and small businesses, yet amazingly the news is…

A New Way to Travel Without Leaving Home

Unable to run tours, how would we find ways to replace the joy that came with walking around with hungry travelers on our Albany and Troy food tours? While there was no easy way to answer that question, we decided on one way we felt we could still be together even if we were apart….

The Ultimate Gift Guide to Troy and Albany Small Businesses

As we head into 2021, Taste of Troy Food Tours wants to celebrate the creative ingenuity and participation of our fellow small businesses. You can check out the boxes we created here, but for now, let’s celebrate the brilliant people and businesses behind them. When COVID-19 shut us down at Taste of Troy Food Tours, along with…

A Different Kind of Bachelorette Party

As featured in AAA Hudson Valley’s Home & Away magazine, special Wedding and Honeymoon Edition, March/April 2018: Spring is in the air, and wedding season isn’t far behind. A fun option for New York brides-to-be looking for a unique way to celebrate their upcoming nuptials is Taste of Troy Food Tours, which offers tours in Troy and Albany. Taste of Troy is a great way for the bride and her friends to celebrate while enjoying some culinary culture, history and magic of the Capital Region. These tours are also a wonderful way for an out-of-town wedding party to feel at home. Learn more about scheduling a private Bachelorette Party Tour Contact Us

Summer Time Travel – Explore Small Towns on the East Coast through Food Tours

Culinary Tourism is a popular trend for travelers and locals, combining sightseeing and enjoyment of unique and memorable food and drink experiences into one appetizing adventure. In addition to traveling across the country or world to eat and drink, we can be food travelers in our own cities and neighborhoods. Large cities that draw many tourists, like NYC, Chicago, Boston, Seattle, London, Lisbon, Barcelona etc. are known for their culinary delights. However, the United States has many smaller towns and cities, rich in history but a little more off the beaten path, that are foodie worthy destinations. Food tours help tell the story of a place in a delicious way; they’re about tasting local favorite foods and getting exposure to the entrepreneurs who are bringing creativity and culinary delights to their city. From North to South: 1 Maine Foodie Tours…

A 5 Day Guide to Ways to Support Your Favorite Small Businesses – For Free!

Looking for Ways to Support Your Favorite Small Businesses? Small businesses like ours are being critically impacted by the effects of social distancing, and it is hard to figure out how to support those businesses you love. The option of dropping in for a cup of coffee or tea, grabbing a doughnut, visiting a museum…

Taste of Troy Food Tours – during NY on Pause 2020

Starting off the Taste of Troy Food Tour Season With Social Distancing Activities What we’re doing while at home All this downtime is allowing us to focus on many activities that we are excited to share with you all! Social distancing might have put a damper on starting our 2020 food tour season as planned,…

2020 Food Tour Season Starts on May 1st!

2020 Taste of Troy Food Tour Season Begins on May 1st! Every year, it seems like spring takes forever to get here. We have been just as anxious as you for the warm weather because we have many exciting things to share with you this year! Our food tour season kicks off on May 1st…

Traveler’s Guide: Upstate New York Food Tour Trail

Do you love to eat local fare, sip craft beverages, exercise and deliciously soak up some of New York State’s long, rich history? If so, the Upstate New York Food Tour Trail, an association of seven locally-owned walking food tour companies, is for you. With summer getting closer, it’s time to map out some seasonal…

10 Great Ways to Celebrate Mother’s and Father’s Day in the Capital Region

How do you acknowledge a parent’s love? They have given us so much throughout the years that thinking of ways to say “thank you” can feel overwhelming! Not to fear, the capital region has lots of fun and creative ways to celebrate your parents this year, and we’ve done some of the work for you…