Latest News & Upcoming Events
Art of Beer 2018 Niagara Arts & Cultural Center 03.09.2018

Sample 75+ local craft beers and culinary delights from area restaurants at the The 12th Annnual Art of Beer tasting event!

Wine & Food Pairing Dinner at The Dove The Dove Restaurant 02.22.2018

Join us for a mouth-watering, 4 course expertly paired Italian food and wine dinner!

Founders Craft Beer & Whiskey Pairing Eden Ale House 03.01.2018

Join Founders Brewing Company for a craft beer and whiskey pairing event!

We Distribute Great Beverages

At Try-It Distributing, we distribute the beer, wine, liquor and non-alcoholic beverages that New York residents love to drink every day. Our trucks carry the nation’s top brands along with the smallest local brewers and distillers’ products to hundreds of retailers and on-premise bars and restaurants. As one of New York’s leading beverage distributors, we’re proud to be a respected employer, family-owned local business and good corporate citizen.

Beer

Beer

We enjoy a good beer. You too? Check out the various brews Try-It Distributing is currently responsible for distributing to various locations in and around Buffalo, NY.

Non-Alcoholic

Non-Alcoholic

Our Balkan Beverages subsidiary makes us established non alcoholic beverage distributors. We ensure you can find your favorite waters, sports drinks, iced teas, sodas and more at locations throughout Western NY.

Wine & Spirits

Wine & Spirits

Whether you're a red wine fan or a whisky on the rocks drinker, Try-It Wine & Spirits has a selection you'll be interested in. Explore the brands we distribute today.

Latest News &
Upcoming Events

Art of Beer 2018

Niagara Arts & Cultural Center

2018-03-09

The 12th Annnual Art of Beer is right around the corner! WNY's Original Beer Tasting Event hosts 20+ vendors and over 75 menu items. Taste the best craft beers from our local breweries and sample culinary delights from area restaurants.

Purchase your tickets, here

VENDORS: 
BEERS & CIDERS
12 Gates Brewing Company
1911 Hard Cider
Barker Brewing
Big Ditch Brewing Company
Blackbird Cider Works
Blue Moon
Buffalo Brewing Company
CB Craft Brewers
Chateau Buffalo Ciderhouse
Community Beer Works
Consumers Beverages
Ellicottville
Flying Bison Brewery
Founding Fathers
Four Mile
Genny
Hamburg
Leinenkugal 
Magic Hat
Mister Goodbar
NY Beer Project
Ommegang 
Pan American Grill
Pearl Street Grill
Resurgence Brewing
Ringside
Sam Adams
Sierra Nevada
Southern Tier
Thin Man
Traveler
WoodCock Brothers


CULINARY TASTINGS
Baby Cakes Cupcake Diner
Buffalo Wild Wings
Craft Kitchen and Bar
Dispenza's Meat Market
Hard Rock Café -
Legends Bar
Parkway Prime
PowerCity Eatery
Red Coach Inn
Tim Hortons N.F. Locations
Tony Roma

FUN & GAMES
50/50 Raffle
AOB Flashback
Giant Beer Pong
King of the Keg
MyCity Brew
Niagara Craft Spirits
Totes McGoats Corn Hole
Brewed & Bottled Craft Beer Shop
Niagara Traditions HB-Demo
Simon Pure Collectors
Veterans One Stop

RIDES & SHUTTLES 
Hard Rock After Party Shuttle
Free Safe & Sober Taxi Service
Discover Niagara Trolley (Info)

Don't forget to check out the home brewing demonstration by Niagara Tradition Home Brew 
and get inspired by the collection of beer art on display in our main gallery.

Purchase your tickets, here

Wine & Food Pairing Dinner at The Dove

The Dove Restaurant

2018-02-22

Join us at The Dove Restaurant for an evening of Italian food and wine expertly paired and presented for a delicious 4 course dinner.

$55 per person + tax and gratuity. Call 716-823-6680 to reserve your spot. Event is limited to 40 people. RSVP and payments due by the evening of February 14th. 

Pairing Menu: 

COURSE 1:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cured meat platter

Mortadella, cappicolla, salami, with sautéed  peppers

Paired with San Jacapo Chianti

 

 

COURSE 2:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Roman and gnocchi's--- baked gnocchi ---

 Paired with Ciabot Berton Barbera D’Alba

 

 

COURSE 3:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sausage and lentil stew Over creamy polenta 

 Ciabot Berton Barolo La Morra

 

 

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Amarettis 

Paired with House digestivo

Founders Craft Beer & Whiskey Pairing

Eden Ale House

2018-03-01

Join Founders Brewing Company for a craft beer and whiskey pairing event! For $20, you will receive a Founders souvenir glass, the featured sample pairings, and small snacks to pair with the alcohol. 

featured beers being paired: 
• Curmudgeon Old Ale 
• Breakfast Stout
• Azacca IPA
• Backwoods Bastard, Barrel-Aged Scotch Ale

Contact Sean Kappus at the Eden Ale House (716) 992-4300 or stop in the see a bartender to reserve your spot. 

Drink BuffalocalTM

We love to shop local, drink local, and distribute local, too. Try-It Distributing celebrates our Buffalocal brands – our favorite beverages made right in Buffalo (or within a very short drive). Check out these regional beverages, and grab one next time you visit your favorite local bar or grocery store.   

Get To Know Us

Stephen L. Vukelic began distributing beer in 1933, and his business has remained family-owned ever since. Try-It Distributing has decades of history distributing the top beverage brands to local consumers, expanding our warehouse spaces, truck fleets, employee head count and more along the way as our portfolio grew to include wines, liquors and non-alcoholics.

We’re proud of the work we do and the positive impact we have on our community. Our team looks forward to many more decades in this business. We truly love what we do.  

Our Core Values
  • Trust
  • Loyalty
  • Teamwork
  • Accountability
  • Quality Service

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Work at Try-It Distributing

Merchandisers: Part-Time

We now have immediate opportunities for part-time Merchandisers. Performance based opportunities for career advancement are available. Apply today!

Don’t see the right opening for you?

Introduce yourself! We’re happy to keep your résumé on file for future job openings, and we’ll contact you if your experience suggests you’d make a great fit for our team.