Yes, We’re Open!

The winery is open YEAR-ROUND, Wednesdays through Sundays, 12 to 5 pm. If there is a storm or other weather-related emergency, we will close. We will make that announcement on our phone, Facebook page, and the website. If you have any questions at any time, please email us at, call the winery at 518-392-WINE, […]

Pinot Noir Columbia County

Pinot Noir is a red wine grape variety of the species Vitis vinifera. The name is derived from the French words for pine and black; the pine alluding to the grape variety having tightly clustered, pine cone-shaped bunches of fruit. Pinot noir grapes are grown around the world, mostly in the cooler regions, but the […]


Merlot is a dark blue-coloured wine grape variety, that is used as both a blending grape and for varietal wines. The name Merlot is thought to be a diminutive of merle, the French name for the blackbird, probably a reference to the color of the grape. Its softness and “fleshiness”, combined with its earlier ripening, […]


Hudson-Chatham Winery is always proud of the innovative ways we try to make our wines. Our Rose’ is no exception. Our Rose’ is made from estate grown Seyval Blanc, and a variety of red grapes. However, we do something a little different. Most rose’s are made in two main ways – using the traditional sanginee […]