Greetings, beer enthusiasts and connoisseurs of the extraordinary! At Aroma Thyme Bistro, we take immense pride in curating a selection of the finest, most exquisite beers that tantalize your taste buds and elevate your beer-drinking experience to new heights. Our taps never run dry of exceptional brews, and we're always excited to introduce you to the hidden treasures we have in store.
🍺 Unveiling the Extraordinary: Barrel-Aged Marvels from 2018 and 2019! 🍺
Picture this: a cozy ambiance, the clinking of glasses, and the anticipation in the air as we prepare to tap into some of the rarest gems from our collection. We invite you to indulge in a delightful journey through time and taste, savoring beers that have matured to perfection since 2018 and 2019. Each sip tells a story, and each glass is a testament to the artistry of brewing.
🎃 Dive into the Season with Southern Tier Pumking! 🎃
As the leaves turn golden and the air grows crisp, we welcome you to savor the essence of autumn with our Southern Tier Pumking. A harmonious blend of warmth and spice, this pumpkin ale is a true celebration of the season. Imagine the rich, velvety notes of pumpkin, complemented by hints of cinnamon and nutmeg, creating a symphony of flavors that dance on your palate. Is there a better way to embrace fall?
🌟 A Symphony of Unique Flavors: Aroma Thyme’s Draft Beers 🌟
Our draft beers are not just beverages; they are a celebration of craftsmanship, a fusion of rare ingredients, and a tribute to the brewers' passion. With each pour, you embark on a flavorful journey, discovering nuanced aromas and tastes that define the very essence of exceptional brewing. Each keg is a masterpiece, waiting to be explored and appreciated.
👂 Your Voice Matters: Let Us Know Your Preference! 👂
We value your opinion and are always eager to hear from fellow beer enthusiasts. Which of our rare, vintage drafts would you love to see gracing our taps next? Do you have a favorite from the past that you wish to relish again? Share your thoughts and preferences with us in the comments below. Your input guides our choices, ensuring that your experience at Aroma Thyme Bistro is nothing short of extraordinary.
🍺 Aroma Thyme Bistro: Where Every Sip is a Brush with the Extraordinary! 🍺
At Aroma Thyme Bistro, we believe in transforming ordinary moments into extraordinary memories. With our rare vintage draft beers, we invite you to elevate your beer-drinking escapades. Each sip is not just a sip; it’s a brushstroke on the canvas of your palate, painting a picture of flavor, aroma, and sheer indulgence. Join us in this exquisite journey, where every visit is an opportunity to discover something new and exceptional.
👉 Stay Tuned for the Next Exclusive Tap! 👈
Excitement is always brewing at Aroma Thyme Bistro, and we can't wait to share our next exclusive beer with you. Stay tuned to our social media channels and be the first to know about the extraordinary brew that will grace our taps next. Your next favorite beer might be just a pour away!
Thank you for being a part of our beer-loving community at Aroma Thyme Bistro. Together, let’s continue to explore the boundless world of rare and exceptional brews. Cheers to the extraordinary! 🍻✨
Are you ready to embark on a culinary adventure that's not only delicious but also packed with health benefits? Aroma Thyme Bistro is thrilled to announce that we have Fresh Little Neck Clams available for a limited time only! If you're a seafood enthusiast or looking to explore the wonders of the ocean, this is an opportunity you won't want to miss.
🌟 Did you know? 🌟
🧠 Brain FoodClams are often celebrated for their rich vitamin B12 content. This essential nutrient is known to boost brain function, helping you stay sharp and focused. So, indulging in these briny bivalves is not just a treat for your taste buds; it's also a smart choice for your cognitive health!
🏋️♂️ Protein PowerhouseIf you're looking to up your protein intake, Little Neck Clams are a fantastic choice. They are a lean source of protein, making them ideal for muscle building and repair. Whether you're an athlete, fitness enthusiast, or simply looking to maintain a balanced diet, these clams have you covered.
🌍 Eco-FriendlyLittle Neck Clams play a significant role in maintaining ecological balance in their habitat. As filter feeders, they help clean and purify the water they live in, contributing to a healthier marine ecosystem. By enjoying these clams, you're also supporting sustainable seafood practices.
🕐 Don't Miss Out! 🕐
The availability of Fresh Little Neck Clams is limited, so don't hesitate to dive into the ocean-fresh goodness of these delectable mollusks before they sail away! Whether you're a seafood aficionado or a curious foodie, this is your chance to savor the unique flavors of the sea right here at Aroma Thyme Bistro.
🌿 Make your reservation today and join us for a clamtastic journey at Aroma Thyme Bistro! 🌿
📍 Book Your Table Now!Contact us at (845) 647-3000 to secure your spot and ensure you don't miss out on this exclusive seafood offering. Our friendly staff is here to assist you in planning your visit and ensuring a memorable dining experience.
🐚 Enjoy a Seafood Feast with Our Little Neck Clams! 🌊See You at Aroma Thyme! 🌿
Get ready to savor the flavors of the sea and indulge in the natural goodness of Little Neck Clams. We can't wait to welcome you to Aroma Thyme Bistro for a seafood feast that will leave your taste buds delighted and your body nourished. See you soon!
Feast your eyes on our New York strip steaks slow-cooking on the smoker! 🤤 They’re the star ingredient in our decadent Smoked Strip Steak Pizza 🍕 and our NEW Smoked Shrimp Steak Mac & Cheese! 🍤🧀
We are not a traditional barbecue joint, but oh, do we have a blast with our BBQ smoker! 💨 Whether it’s our renowned brisket or our flavor-packed smoked wings 🍗, we’re bringing the BBQ heat and unbeatable flavors to your table!
🔥 The Art of Smoking At Aroma Thyme Bistro, we believe that culinary creativity knows no bounds. Our smoker is the heart and soul of our kitchen, infusing a touch of smokiness into dishes you wouldn't typically associate with BBQ. We've taken the art of smoking to new heights, and the results are mouthwatering.
🥩 Savor the Stars: Smoked Strip Steak Pizza Imagine a perfectly smoked New York strip steak, thinly sliced, and adorning a pizza with all the works. It's a carnivore's dream come true! Our Smoked Strip Steak Pizza is a symphony of flavors with a crispy crust, smoky beef, tangy tomato sauce, melted cheese, and a sprinkle of fresh herbs. Each bite is a savory delight.
🍤🧀 Introducing the Smoked Shrimp Steak Mac & Cheese Our latest addition to the smoked lineup is a showstopper. The Smoked Shrimp Steak Mac & Cheese combines succulent shrimp and tender smoked New York strip steak with creamy macaroni and cheese. It's the ultimate comfort food with a smoky twist. Trust us; you won't be able to resist seconds!
🍗 Wings That Soar to New Heights Our smoked wings are not your average appetizer. We take plump chicken wings, infuse them with smoky goodness, and then crisp them up to perfection. Choose from an array of house-made sauces to customize your wing experience. From sweet and tangy to fiery hot, we've got a sauce to suit every taste bud.
🍽 See You at Aroma Thyme for a Smokin' Good Meal! Whether you're a BBQ aficionado or simply craving a unique culinary experience, Aroma Thyme Bistro is the place to be. Our smoker is always fired up, ready to bring you dishes that dance with flavor. Come on down and savor the smoky goodness that awaits you.
So, why wait? Join us for a smokin' good time and let your taste buds embark on a flavor adventure like never before! 🍽🔥
Hey there, cocktail enthusiasts! It’s Jamie and Marcus from Aroma Thyme, and we’re inviting you to add a splash of excitement to your fall season with our Libation Library—a bar that boasts over 800 selections and keeps growing! Let’s get to know the exquisite Koval Cranberry Gin Liqueur.
🍁 Why It’s Perfect for Fall: As the leaves turn, so do our palates. Koval Cranberry Gin comes with an enticing blend of fruit-forward and bittersweet flavors, making it a perfect fall companion. It’s a tribute to aperitif culture, and its versatility makes it an excellent base for cocktails in any season.
🎯 Tasting Notes: Prepare yourself for a sensory experience that brings together notes of juniper, tart cranberry, and the fragrant touch of orange blossom.
🏙️ Our Personal Connection: We’ve been fans of this organic distillery for over a decade and even visited their Chicago home in 2015. It’s a love affair that has stood the test of thyme.
🌱 About Koval: Founded in 2008, Koval is Chicago's first distillery since the mid-1800s and champions the grain-to-bottle mentality. With numerous international awards, Koval has become a leader in America’s independent, small-batch spirit manufacturing.
💡 Fun Fact: The name Koval translates to "blacksmith" in several Eastern European languages, and it's also Yiddish for a "black sheep"—someone forging ahead to do something extraordinary. And extraordinary they are! From single barrel expressions to tracing back to specific shipments from organic farmers, Koval pays meticulous attention to every detail.
🍹 Your Signature Spritz: Simply mix Koval Cranberry Gin with a splash of Prosecco or sparkling water, and voila, your fall spritz is born!
At Aroma Thyme, we strive to bring you the most intriguing and high-quality selections around, and Koval Cranberry Gin fits that bill to perfection. Come down to the Libation Library and let us pour you a glass of this autumnal delight.
Cheers to extraordinary libations this season! 🥂
Hey, #WineLovers and #TapasTribe! 🇪🇸 Ever been to Spain and marveled at the delicious vermouths served in every restaurant and bar from Barcelona to Madrid? Good news: we have that authentic Spanish flair right here in upstate New York! 🗽
In 2018, we embarked on a Spanish adventure 🌍 and were captivated by the one and only – RED VERMOUTH ON TAP! 🍷 That's right, the Spaniards have got this classic aperitif flowing just like draft beer, minus the bubbles! And it's everywhere!
Back in the US, we scoured the market only to find that this gem is RARE! 🧐 After a long quest across hundreds of vendors in NY, we found it: the Rosso Vermouth that won our hearts in Spain! ❤️🇪🇸
👉 Why should you care?
Because we're not just any bar. We're Aroma Thyme Bistro, and we're passionate about offering unique, high-quality beverages! 🥃🍸 Our bar, AKA The Libation Library, stocks over 800 selections of independent Wine, Beer, and Spirits. We're here to give you an unmatched drinking experience! 🌟
🔥 SPECIAL ALERT! 🔥
Come on down and experience this Spanish marvel for yourself! Whether you're a vermouth veteran or a complete newbie, this is a taste journey you won't want to miss!
📍 WHERE: Aroma Thyme Bistro, 165 Canal St, Ellenville
WHEN: We're open Mon, Thu, Fri: from 5 PM, Sat & Sun: from 3PM
See you there, where the spirit of Spain meets the heart of New York! 🎉🍷
If you've ever yearned for the taste of Spain right here in upstate New York, your dreams have just come true! Aroma Thyme Bistro, nestled in the charming town of Ellenville, is now pouring Spain's best-kept secret: authentic Spanish red vermouth on tap.
The Spanish Vermouth Experience
Spain is renowned for its rich culinary culture, and one of its best-kept secrets is the art of sipping red vermouth before a meal. Unlike traditional bottled vermouth, which often sits on dusty shelves, the Spaniards have elevated this classic aperitif to a whole new level. They serve it fresh and flowing, just like draft beer, but with the sophisticated flavors of vermouth.
In 2018, the owners of Aroma Thyme Bistro embarked on an unforgettable Spanish adventure. From the bustling streets of Barcelona to the historic alleys of Madrid, they fell head over heels in love with the vibrant vermouth culture. The aroma, the taste, and the atmosphere were all irresistible.
The Quest for Authenticity
Back in the United States, the Aroma Thyme team was determined to bring this authentic experience to their customers. They scoured the market, tasted countless varieties, and traveled across New York in search of the perfect Spanish vermouth. It was no easy task, but their dedication paid off when they found the Rosso Vermouth that had captured their hearts in Spain.
Why Should You Care?
Aroma Thyme Bistro isn't your average bar. It's a haven for those who appreciate unique and high-quality beverages. Their bar, aptly named The Libation Library, boasts an impressive collection of over 800 selections of independent wine, beer, and spirits. They're on a mission to provide their patrons with an unmatched drinking experience.
Don't Miss Out!
If you're curious to explore the world of Spanish vermouth or consider yourself a seasoned vermouth enthusiast, Aroma Thyme Bistro is the place to be. Their commitment to authenticity and quality ensures that every sip will transport you to the streets of Spain.
Join the Fiesta
Mark your calendar and make your way to Aroma Thyme Bistro located at 165 Canal St, Ellenville. They're open from 5 PM on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays, and from 3 PM on Saturdays and Sundays. It's where the spirit of Spain meets the heart of New York, and you won't want to miss it!
So, gather your friends, embrace the Spanish spirit, and let the red vermouth flow. Aroma Thyme Bistro is ready to take you on a delightful journey of taste and culture that you'll cherish forever. 🍷🇪🇸
Calling all tequila connoisseurs, enthusiasts, and aficionados! Brace yourselves for the most exciting news to hit the world of tequila in Upstate New York. Aroma Thyme Bistro is proud to introduce our newest superstar, a tequila masterpiece that will leave your taste buds tingling with delight - Volans 6-Year Barrel-Aged Extra Anejo!
🔥 Say hello to our NEWEST superstar: Volans 6-Year Barrel-Aged Extra Anejo!🔥
This isn't just any tequila; this is a masterpiece crafted by none other than Felipe Camarena, the genius behind the United States' most sought-after tequila, G4. We're talking about tequila royalty here, and you're in for an experience like no other.
⚠️ LIMITED AVAILABILITY ALERT! ⚠️
Hold onto your sombreros, because you won't believe this. Only 30 bottles of this liquid gold have made their way into the entire state of New York, and most of them never left the bustling streets of the Big Apple. But guess what? We've secured one of these rare gems just for YOU! 🙌
🥇 We're talking EXTREME exclusivity here—so rare that even the distributor can't get any more. This is the stuff of legends, folks. 🥇
📍 Exclusive in Upstate NY 📍
That's right, amigos and amigas! We are the ONLY restaurant in Upstate New York to get our hands on this liquid gold. Even in the bustling streets of NYC, this treasure mostly found its home in high-end retail stores. But we've brought it straight to your doorstep.
🎯 So, if you're a tequila enthusiast, you NEED to stop by Aroma Thyme Bistro and experience this once-in-a-lifetime tequila treasure! We take our tequila menu SERIOUSLY, and you should too! 🎯
Prepare to embark on a tequila journey like no other, as you savor the rich, complex flavors that only six years of careful aging can impart. Each sip will transport you to the agave fields of Jalisco, where tradition and craftsmanship meet in a harmonious blend.
🚀 This is a MUST-TRY. Don't miss out! Swing by and elevate your tequila game to the NEXT LEVEL! 🚀
Whether you're a seasoned tequila aficionado or just looking to dip your toes into the world of premium spirits, Volans 6-Year Barrel-Aged Extra Anejo is an experience you won't want to miss. Join us at Aroma Thyme Bistro, your ultimate destination for exceptional libations, and raise your glass to tequila perfection. Cheers!
In recent years, the term "sustainably farmed salmon" has been cropping up everywhere, from restaurant menus to grocery store shelves. It sounds like a responsible choice for seafood lovers, but there's a hard truth we need to confront: there's no such thing as sustainably farmed salmon. Let's dive into the reality behind this misleading label.
🐟 The Illusion of Sustainability 🐟
One prominent company that proudly promoted "The Sustainable Farmed Salmon" had to backtrack on this misleading claim to avoid an investigation into truth in advertising. Why? Because the truth about farmed salmon is anything but sustainable.
🦠 Disease & Parasites 🦠
Farmed salmon facilities are typically situated in the migratory routes of wild salmon. The result? Diseases and parasites, such as sea lice, easily spread from farmed to wild populations, wreaking havoc on these majestic creatures. This not only threatens wild salmon but also endangers other species that share their habitat.
🌊 Environmental Impact
🌊Farmed salmon are often treated with antibiotics and pesticides, substances that inevitably seep into the surrounding waters. This contributes to water pollution and the alarming problem of antibiotic resistance. The environmental degradation caused by salmon farming affects entire ecosystems, raising significant questions about the sustainability of this practice.
🎣 Economic Consequences 🎣
The spread of disease and environmental degradation have consequences that ripple far beyond the fish themselves. Local communities that rely on fishing economies bear the brunt of these impacts. The decline in wild salmon numbers leads to reduced catches for local fishermen, affecting livelihoods and regional economies that have existed for generations.
🧪 Toxicity 🧪
Shockingly, farmed salmon ranks among the world's most toxic foods. To achieve the pink hue of wild salmon, they are often fed a diet that includes synthetic astaxanthin, along with other chemicals and processed feeds. This artificial diet ultimately finds its way into the final product that ends up on your plate.
❌ The Bottom Line
❌So, when you come across "sustainably farmed salmon" at your local grocery store or on a restaurant menu, remember this: it's a misnomer. To make choices that align with genuine sustainability, opt for wild-caught salmon or other sustainably caught seafood options. These choices not only ensure a healthier, more responsible meal but also contribute to the protection of our planet and the preservation of thriving aquatic ecosystems.
Let's be informed consumers and make choices that protect our planet and ourselves. Together, we can promote sustainable practices and preserve the integrity of our oceans.
Chef Marcus Guiliano 🍽
Hey there, fellow liqueur enthusiasts! If you're a fan of the rich, nutty flavors of Frangelico, get ready to embark on a taste journey like no other. We're excited to introduce you to the exquisite Cacao Hazelnut Liqueur from Gardiner Liquid Mercantile. 🌰🍸
A Sublime Fusion of Chocolate and Hazelnuts:This Cacao Hazelnut Liqueur is not just any spirit; it's a work of art in a bottle. Handcrafted and locally produced, it's a sublime marriage of two of our favorite flavors: chocolate and hazelnuts. Imagine the decadence of a chocolate-hazelnut spread, but in liquid, sippable form – that's what you can expect with every pour. 🍫🌰
A Liquid Indulgence:Whether you're a cocktail enthusiast or prefer to savor your liqueur as an after-dinner digestif, this Cacao Hazelnut Liqueur promises an experience you won't want to miss. The rich, velvety texture and the harmonious blend of chocolate and hazelnut notes make it a true indulgence for your taste buds. It's the kind of liqueur that elevates any moment, turning ordinary occasions into extraordinary ones. 🥃
The Libation Library at Aroma Thyme:At Aroma Thyme, we believe in offering a one-of-a-kind experience to our patrons. Our commitment to sourcing exceptional spirits led us to discover this gem from Gardiner Liquid Mercantile. With a selection of over 800 unique spirits, our Libation Library is stocked and ready for you to explore. We take immense pride in curating a collection that includes local and independent treasures, and the Cacao Hazelnut Liqueur is no exception. Every sip tells a story of craftsmanship and dedication. 📚
So, whether you're a seasoned liqueur aficionado or someone looking to try something new, we invite you to join us at Aroma Thyme Bistro. Located at 165 Canal St in Ellenville, NY, our doors are open to all who appreciate the finer things in life.
For inquiries or reservations, please give us a call at (845) 647-3000.
Elevate your taste buds, savor the moment, and discover the magic of Cacao Hazelnut Liqueur at Aroma Thyme. It's a celebration of flavor, craftsmanship, and the joy of exceptional spirits. 🥂🌰🍫
Hey there, fellow wine aficionados! It's us, your friends at Aroma Thyme. We've got something truly spectacular to share with you today—a wine that's journeyed all the way from Guanajuato in Central Mexico. Meet the one and only Tres Raices Tempranillo! Trust us, this is like a fiesta in a bottle. 🍷
🇲🇽 Origin Story:We're so proud to bring you this exceptional wine from Guanajuato. If you're not familiar, it's a region in Central Mexico that's making a name for itself with its perfect wine-growing climate and rich soils. The story of Tres Raices Tempranillo begins here, where nature's bounty combines with winemaking artistry to create something truly extraordinary.
🥇 Why We're Impressed:This isn't just any wine; it's an award-winner! Tres Raices Tempranillo has earned its place among the elite with prestigious accolades including:
👁️ First Impressions:Before you even take a sip, you'll be enchanted by its radiant violet and maroon colors. It's clear to see this wine is something special. The bottle itself is a work of art, and it's only a glimpse of the treasure that lies within.
👃 Nose Knows Best:We were captivated by its aromatic profile. Imagine red fruits like cherries and strawberries, but then add a sprinkle of vanilla, a dash of cinnamon, and a hint of chocolate. Yes, it's that divine! The complex bouquet promises an unforgettable experience with every pour.
👅 The Taste Test:We've tried many wines, but the full-bodied richness and lingering powerful aftertaste of this one made us stop and go, "Wow!" Tres Raices Tempranillo is a harmonious blend of flavors that dance on your palate, leaving you craving another sip. It's the kind of wine that sparks conversations and creates lasting memories.
🗺️ Our Journey to Guanajuato:In May 2023, we personally visited Tres Raices Winery and were absolutely floored by their offerings. We've been to over 300 wineries in our quest to curate the best and most interesting wine list around, and let's just say, this wine tells a story that we couldn’t wait to bring back to you. The winery's commitment to quality and innovation left a lasting impression on us.
🛒 Be a Part of This Story:We couldn't resist adding this Mexican gem to our curated collection. So come on down to Aroma Thyme and discover this story in every pour for yourself. Whether you're a seasoned wine connoisseur or just beginning your wine journey, Tres Raices Tempranillo offers an unforgettable experience that will delight your senses.
We always strive to have the most engaging and top-notch wine list around, and we believe Tres Raices Tempranillo fits that bill perfectly. Can't wait for you to try it and let us know what you think!
🥂 Cheers to your next extraordinary wine adventure!At Aroma Thyme, we raise our glasses to you, our cherished customers, and to the discovery of remarkable wines like Tres Raices Tempranillo. Come join us in celebrating the art of winemaking and the rich cultural tapestry that makes each bottle a unique story waiting to be shared. Salud! 🥂🇲🇽
Hey Aroma Thyme Fam!
Guess what? We caught up with Dominga Cotarella of Falesco Winery at NYC's "Best Wines of Italy" event! 🍇🇮🇹 Their Vitiano wine has been our go-to since 2009!
Most of you have had it here with us.
✨ It's All About Friendship ✨
Our connection with Falesco goes beyond the bottle. We've visited multiple times, celebrated birthdays, brought groups there, and built lasting friendships.
Wine has an incredible way of bringing people together, and Falesco has been instrumental in weaving beautiful threads of friendship into our journey. From the moment we tasted our first sip of Vitiano, we knew there was something special about this winery.
Dominga Cotarella, representing the family's dedication to winemaking, has been a wonderful friend and partner in our wine adventure. Her passion for crafting exceptional wines is not only inspiring but also reflective of the values we hold dear at Aroma Thyme.
🍂 Join Us in Fall 2024! 🍂
Not tried Falesco wines yet? Come by and give them a sip. Better yet, plan to visit the vineyard with us in 2024!
We are thrilled to announce that we will be organizing a visit to Falesco Winery in Fall 2024. It's a fantastic opportunity for you to immerse yourself in the beauty of Italian winemaking, explore the picturesque vineyards, and taste the wines that have become an integral part of the Aroma Thyme experience.
Mark your calendars, wine enthusiasts! This journey promises to be a remarkable blend of wine, culture, and camaraderie. We can't wait to share this adventure with you.
Here's to good wine and friendships! 🥂
At Aroma Thyme, we believe that wine is not just a beverage; it's a bridge that connects people, cultures, and stories. Falesco Winery and Dominga Cotarella have played a significant role in enriching our wine-loving community. We look forward to many more years of shared laughter, memorable moments, and, of course, exceptional wines.
Stay tuned for more updates on this exciting upcoming trip and other wine-related adventures. Thank you for being a part of our ever-growing Aroma Thyme family! 🍷🇮🇹🌟
First Green Certified© Restaurant in the Hudson Valley. Established in 2003 in Ellenville (Ulster County) NY. Featuring a New American menu with grass-fed steaks, seafood & vegetarian. One of the best stocked bars in the Hudson Valley with 300 craft beers, 300 wines & independent produced spirits. Hudson Valley Magazine “Best Of” winner 10 years in a row. Awards include: Best Beer Menu, Best Chef, Best Bistro, Best Vegetarian, Best of County & Best Wine List. Trip Advisor's #1 restaurant.