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Plates & Pasta | to Benefit Buffalo Arts Studio Buffalo Arts Studio 03.30.2019

Come out to support the Buffalo Arts Studio at this tasting event complete with fine food, excellent beverages and, of course, art!

A Night In Italy | Wine Pairing Dinner Banchetti By Rizzo's 03.23.2019

Join us for a decadent eight course Italian food and wine pairing dinner!

Science After Hours | Beerology Buffalo Museum of Science 03.23.2019

Come and learn about the science of brewing all while enjoying great beer, tasty food and live entertainment!

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

Plates & Pasta | to Benefit Buffalo Arts Studio

Buffalo Arts Studio

2019-03-30

Buffalo Arts Studio is pleased to announce the return of Plates and Pasta 2019, taking place on Saturday, March 30, 2019, 7-10pm. Tickets are $75, each and can be purchased through http://platesandpasta.com.

This year’s fundraiser will be a stations-based party with sweet and savory tasting stations, wine, beer, soft drinks, live music, interactive demonstrations, open studios, and a silent auction. Like past events, Plates and Pasta 2019 will feature unique work by more than 100 artists that is hand-painted or transferred onto glazed ceramic plates and pasta bowls. Every ticket holder chooses their own plate to take home! For more information, visit http://buffaloartsstudio.org

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! >>>

Participating Artists for Plates and Pasta 2019:

Bruce Adams, Joanna Angie, Monica Angle, Jozef Bajus, Michael Beitz, Obsidian Bellis, Dennis Bertram, Laura Borneman, Julia Bottoms, David Buck, Barbara Buckman, Tricia Butski, Colleen Buzzard, Scotty Bye, Claudia Carballada, Liz Cardarelli, Diane Cardarelli, Markenzy Cesar, Millie Chen, Tanya Chutko, Pam Cox, Jenna Curran, Michael Degnan, Caitlin Deibel, Christina DeRossa, Augustina Droze, Cindy Ehde, Dylan England, Melinda Erickson, Melanie Fisher, Robert Flemming, Patrick Foran, Fotini Galanes, Pam Glick, Laura Gore, Brianna Gore, Demetrius Hall, Barbara Hart, Evan Hawkins, Sanara Heath, Brenton Heath, Allan Hebeler, Kathleen Howell, Jayne Hughes, Cheryl Jackson, Benjamin Joseph, Kyla Kegler, Travis Keller, Dot Keller, Allison Kurek, Mark Lavatelli, Elizabeth Leader, Robin Lenhard, Joan Linder, Polly Little, Sandy Looker, Robert Lynch, George Mai, Andrew McGarva, Ruby Merritt, Cathy Shuman Miller, Ann Moody, Brian Nacor, Holly Norris, Cassandra Ott, Roberto Pacheco, Tim Patch (Amble Design), Anne Paulk, Andrea Pawarski, Betty Pitts-Foster, Jeremy Pratt, Stacey Robinson, Michael Russi, Nicole Russo, Jennifer Ryan, Zainab Saleh, Caesandra Seawell, Rachel Shelton, Kathleen Sherin, Mizin Shin, Brittany Sikora, Ruth Silverschatz, Delores (Ann) Stievater, Olivia Takacs, Phyllis Thompson, Linda Toomey, Dana Tyrrell, Lucien Vanouse, Rafael Vanouse, Michaela Verrico, Katie Virag, Edreys Wajed, White Bicycle, Catherine Willett, Nalani Williams, Sarah Zakeri, Muhammad Z Zaman

Sponsors for Plates and Pasta 2019 include:

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, Buffalo Spree, Erie County Medical Center, Hodgson Russ, LLP, Marketing Tech, Mower, Nash Connors, P.C., Tri-Main Development, Twisted Rope, Wegmans, White Bicycle, and 716 China.

A Night In Italy | Wine Pairing Dinner

Banchetti By Rizzo's

2019-03-23

Let Banchetti's bring you the flavors of Italy to you!
A fantastic evening including an array of Italian delights that only happens once per year. Eight courses of delicious chef crafted food are brought to you throughout the event.

Live music brings the room to life as each course is paired with wines that will intensify the flavors of each dish and delight your senses.

$70 per person includes all food, wine and entertainment.
Call 691-4045 for reservations

Science After Hours | Beerology

Buffalo Museum of Science

2019-03-23

TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE!

VIP TICKETS HAVE SOLD OUT!

Beerology is back! Learn about the science of beer and have your science on tap at this annual Buffalo Museum of Science fundraising event.

Sample beers and other brews from some of the best micro-breweries in the area, snack on beer-friendly foods and enjoy presentations on home brewing and a variety of beer-related topics and more.

Admission includes:
• 10 drink tickets, good for one beer tasting each
• Food samples
• Live entertainment
• Access to all of the Museum's permanent exhibits and galleries

VIP: [SOLD OUT] $69 (VIP ticket holders will enjoy early entry at 6 p.m. and access to the exclusive VIP Beer Room for special beer and food tastings).

General Admission: $49 (Doors open at 7 p.m.)

Designated Driver tickets are available by calling 716-896-5200.

MUST BE 21+, IDs checked at the door.

*NOTE: THE ART OF THE BRICK will be closed for Science After Hours: Beerology*

Get your tickets and learn more, here! >>>

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
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  • Loyalty
  • Teamwork
  • Accountability
  • Quality Service

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We have immediate opportunities for full-time and part-time Merchandisers in the Erie and Niagara county markets. Apply today!

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