NY's Wine, Beer, Spirits, and Cider Industry Growing

By Joe Gullo

Published 08/25 2014 05:10PM

Updated 08/25 2014 06:18PM

ALBANY, N.Y. -  New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced growth in the state's wine, beer, spirits, and cider industry.

Farm based manufacturers using New York ingredients increased by 100 percent since 2011. Also, the total number of company's producing alcoholic beverages in the state increased by 105 percent.

This weekend, Governor Cuomo announced initiatives to support this industry, including a new ad that will begin running Labor Day.

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