Sojourner’s Picks

  • La Basse Cour Farm Stay Bed and Breakfast

    November 24, 2014,

    La Basse Cour Farm Stay Bed and Breakfast in South Kortright, Ny, is were you can enjoy the wonders and relaxation of escaping to a real farm.

  • Kaatsbaan International Dance Center

    November 24, 2014,

    Kaatsbaan International Dance Center is a permanent international dance center dedicated to the growth, advancement and preservation of professional dance.

  • Hardenburgh Christmas Tree Farm

    November 23, 2014,

    Hardenburgh Christmas Tree Farm provides a wonderful, long-remembered holiday outing- Choose and cut your own Christmas tree.

  • Sushi A La Carte Kosher Sushi

    November 22, 2014,

    Sushi A La Carte is Rockand County's largest Kosher personal sushi delivery service, under strict Rabbinic supervision of Rabbi Zushe Blech.

  • 20 Thanksgiving Pizza Recipes For Leftovers Or Not

    November 21, 2014,

    Why not turn those great Thanksgiving leftovers into America's #1 favorite food, pizza!

  • Bailey's Smokehouse

    November 21, 2014,

    Bailey's Smokehouse smoking process starts with their own BBQ spice marinated overnight, then slow smoked for up to 12 hours using local hard woods.

  • Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center

    November 19, 2014,

    Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center is a not for profit community organization committed to the presentation and production of works of artistic importance.

  • Fred Gillen Jr - Singer Songwriter

    November 17, 2014,

    Since his first solo concert in 1996, Fred Gillen Jr has traveled across the U.S. and Europe singing his songs of hope and struggle at all types of venues.

  • Joshua's Café and Restaurant

    November 16, 2014,

    Joshua's Café and Restaurant is the longest serving restaurant in Woodstock, delighting patrons with high-quality, healthy, delicious food for 40 years!

  • The Crisp Cannoli

    November 16, 2014,

    The Crisp Cannoli creates fresh filled cannoli, with a smooth, creamy filling, cannoli kits, light, creamy mini cheesecakes, and their specialty CRODOs

  • Dallas Hot Wieners

    November 16, 2014,

    For three-quarters of a century Dallas Hot Wieners has been serving up their legendary hot dogs made with their secret sauce.

  • Maybe A Championship Prize Fight Changed The Columbia County Map

    November 15, 2014,

    How a championship fight that took place in the Hamlet of Boston Corners in 1853 changed the map of Columbia County NY.

  • Ristorante Caterina de' Medici

    November 14, 2014,

    Truly authentic regional Italian cuisine takes center stage at Ristorante Caterina de’ Medici, a sophisticated dining room overlooking the Hudson River.

  • Catskill Lodge Bed and Breakfast

    November 2, 2014,

    Catskill Lodge Bed and Breakfast is a lovely Bed and Breakfast nestled in the Northern Catskill Mountains in the town of Windham, NY.

  • Greentree Handmade Home Furniture

    November 2, 2014,

    GreenTree Home Furniture is a small American furniture company committed to the creation of timeless designs. Don Green, builds each piece, by hand, in his up state New York…

  • Towne Crier Cafe

    November 2, 2014,

    Towne Crier Cafe brings you down-home access to world-class performers and a fine-dining menu emphasizing fresh, local and natural ingredients.

  • The Cottage At Barneche

    October 27, 2014,

    The Cottage at Barneche is a dog friendly vacation cottage in a 100 year old barn on 1 1/2 acres of charming, landscaped and wooded land.

  • Big Kev's Roadside BBQ

    October 26, 2014,

    Big Kev's Roadside BBQ is an eatery on wheels serving up homemade BBQ from a full blown rolling smokery.

  • Global Grill

    October 26, 2014,

    Global Grill takes the best spices from around the world and the freshest ingredients to bring to your table amazing dishes.

  • The Parlor Wood-Fired Pizza

    October 25, 2014,

    At The Parlor, diners can experience the delicate, wood-fired soul of Neapolitan pizza spun with carefully-sourced, local, and seasonal ingredients.

Hudson Valley Sojourner | A Guide To The Hudson River Valley

Baked Goods

Baked products so good, so fresh, so tasty, so marvelous, and so many types and bakers to choose from in the Hudson Valley. If your delight comes out of the oven then check out these listings. There’s something for every taste!

Karen’s Kitchen Creations Bakery and Catering

Karen's Kitchen Creations is focused on providing high-quality food and desserts. Custom orders are her specialty.

The Crisp Cannoli

The Crisp Cannoli creates fresh filled cannoli, with a smooth, creamy filling, cannoli kits, light, creamy mini cheesecakes, and their specialty CRODOs

The Lighthouse Ice Cream and Bakery

The Lighthouse Ice Cream and Bakery offers a variety of baked goods, cakes for every occasion, and most importantly their pride, the Jewel Bar!

Comparetto Bakery

Comparetto Bakery is a traditional and authentic Italian bakery located in Marlboro NY. Open since fall of 2010, Comparetto Bakery is a full-line Italian Bakery offering a variety of breakfast treats, pastries, cookies, cakes, and breads. They also offer many seasonal and specialty items.

Owner Angelo Comparetto is a well-rounded baker, […]

Eureka Market & Cafe

Eureka Market & Cafe in Grahamsville NY offers fresh-baked, home-cooked food, locally-sourced produce, dairy and meats, and gourmet market goods.

Laura’s Sweets Specialty Bake Shop

Laura's Sweets Specialty Bake Shop makes fresh, simple scratch baked goods with no hydrogenated oils, trans fats, artificial flavors or preservatives.


Sugarbakers in Slingerlands, NY provides premium desserts and sweet breads made by mothers who love baking.

Patisserie Didier Dumas

The art of the dessert is taken to new heights by master artisan chef Didier Dumas who creates novel and elegant cakes, pies and pastries.

The Challah Fairy Bakery and Cafe

The Challah Fairy makes products that are unique to the bakery business and unlike any you have ever tasted including 8 varieties of hand braided challah.

Strudel Z

Baked with hand pulled dough and fruits and vegetables from Hudson Valley farms, Strudel Z brings a new twist to the delicious pastry.

Cheesecake Machismo

Cheesecake Machismo has become a cherished treasure in the Capital Region and beyond with more than 470 flavors residing in their recipe box

X’s to O’s Vegan Bakery

X's to O's Vegan Bakery is the Capital Region's one and only totally vegan bakery! Organic, all natural, and made by hand.

Perreca’s Bakery and More Perreca’s Cafe

Perreca's Bakery and More Perreca's Cafe in Schenectady's Little Italy has been crafting hard crust Italian bread in their 100 year old family business.

Red Barn Bakery

The Red Barn Bakery bakes traditional organic artisan pies, tarts, cookies, muffins and biscotti, as well as an assortment of vegan and gluten-free items.

The Drunkin Donut

The Drunkin Donut creates donuts, truffles, cupcakes, cannoli's and brownies, each taste like your favorite party cocktail.

The Queen Bee Bakery Gluten Free

The Queen Bee Bakery is dedicated to making the most delicious gluten-free, allergy friendly baked goods the way you remember them.

The Orchards of Concklin

The Orchards of Concklin in Pomona, NY, offers pick your own produce, a farm stand and bakery, and fresh pressed apple cider.

Bohemian Baked Gluten Free

Bohemian Baked creates gluten free, dairy free and vegan baked goods in Westchester County, NY, using mostly organic ingredients.

The Art of the Tart

The Art of the Tart in Clinton Corners NY creates homemade puff-pastry sweet and savory tarts in small batches.

KB Cakes

KB Cakes in Ellenville NY specializes in creating unique one of a kind 3D and tiered cakes for any occasion you may have.

CheeseCake Heaven

CheeseCake Heaven produces a unique blend of classic cheesecake and a variety of innovative flavor combinations that will bring your taste buds to life.

Chiboust Bistro and Bakery

Chiboust Bistro and Bakery in Tarrytown NY offers cuisine from the French-Mediterranean region and award winning desserts.

The Pastry Corner

The Pastry Corner in Mt. Kisco NY began in September 1991 as little retail bakery, supplying freshly baked desserts and beautiful wedding cakes.

Hudson Valley Cakery

Hudson Valley Cakery in Valley Cottage NY are experts at creating any cake you can imagine. All specialty cakes are customized to your preference.

Sugar Rush Cupcakes

Sugar Rush Cupcakes offers an assortment of cupcake flavors or custom mades for pick-up or delivery within their local Hudson Valley area.

Clinton Cheese & Provisions

Clinton Cheese & Provisions offer an array of local and regional fare, house prepared foods, coffees, specialty items, and of course, cheese.

Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm

Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm sells a wide variety of apples and pumpkins all of which you can pick yourself as well as choose and cut Christmas Trees.

Simply Spuntino

Simply Spuntino provides gourmet Italian cookies and biscotti, using the time-honored traditions with classic ingredients.

Lisa’s Cookie Shop

Lisa's Cookie Shop brings their customers the cookies and bars they grew up on, made by hand, with the highest quality ingredients.

Meredith’s Country Bakery

Since 1987, Meredith's Country Bakery has produced home-made and preservative free breads, rolls, cakes, cookies, pies and preserves.

Gypsy Donut & Espresso Bar

Gypsy Donut & Espresso Bar uses high-quality ingredients, including fair-trade coffee products, fresh dairy and seasonal fruits from local farmer’s market.

Art Cafe

Art Cafe's cuisine is inspired by the many coffee shops that you find in Tel Aviv and Europe, with a mix of traditional Israeli and some new flavors.

Flourbuds Natural & Gluten Free Bakery

Flourbuds Natural & Gluten Free Bakery is an allergy free and gluten free bakery creating baked goods using only the freshest ingredients available.

Jack & Luna’s Cafe

Jack & Luna’s Cafe, voted “Best Coffee and Soup” by the Hudson Valley Magazine, is uniquely modern serving great food in a friendly atmosphere.

Soons Orchards

At Soons Orchards you'll find fresh-picked apples or U-pick, real apple cider, homegrown and local fruits and vegetables, delicious homemade pies

Jean-Claude’s Artisan Bakery and Dessert Cafe

Jean-Claude’s Artisan Bakery and Dessert Cafe creates an array of luscious cakes, buttery cookies, savory treats, celebratory cakes and much more.,

Cake and Coffee Cafe

It always tastes better when you don’t have to clean it up, treat yourself to a burger, soup, salad, breakfast or something sweet at Cake and Coffee Cafe.

Table Local Market

Table Local Market connects the community with the farmers that harvest our locally grown foods and provides an alternative to the industrial food market.

Baked By Susan

Baked by Susan uses vintage equipment and local ingredients to create their wonderful assortment of from scratch all natural baked goods.


Chocolations chocolate factory has an open kitchen that creates sweet shop offerings such as truffles, barks, bonbons, and wedding favors.