Welcome to the 1000 Islands Cruet


Clayton's first Gourmet Olive Oil and Balsamic Vinegar store opened in May of 2014.

The 1000 Islands Cruet offers a variety of high quality extra virgin olive oils and balsamic vinegars from around the world. We also have imported Spanish olives, flavored honeys, beauty products, salts, seasonings and a variety of local and imported pottery.  So, be sure to stop by and experience a whole new way of shopping. See why people call it a must stop when visiting the 1000 Islands Region.


Visit The 1000 Islands Cruet


Located at 226 James Street in the historic downtown of Clayton, NY right in the heart of the 1000 Islands Region near the beautiful Saint Lawrence River. Stop by and see why Clayton was voted one of the "coolest small towns" in America by Budget Travel Magazine. 


Tasting and Shopping


Shopping at our store is a fun and interactive way to learn about these healthy and essential ingredients. The Cruet also offers spices, salts, rubs, imported Spanish Olives, exclusive skincare products made with olive oil imported from Australia.

2019 Clayton Store Hours

October Store Hours
Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri, Sat (11am - 5pm)
Sun (12pm - 4pm)
Wed CLOSED

2019 Alex-Bay

*CLOSED*

(days/hours may vary dependinng on local events/weather)

Questions? Call (315) 767-1064


Get Latest Recipes & Pairings


Shaved Brussles Sprouts with Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Lemon Agrumato Olive Oil & Parmesan Cheese

Our Lemon Arbequina infused olive oil adds a hint of citrus to cut through the bitterness of the brussle sprouts. Ingredients 1 pound Brussles sprouts, stem ...

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Roasted Beet Salad with Fresh Goat Cheese & Toasted Pecans

INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 pounds fresh beets 8 oz. Chevre (fresh goat cheese) 6 cups baby arugula or mixed greens 1 cup whole pecans, toasted 1/4 cup + 2 tablespoons Cranberry-Pear White Balsamic ...

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Garlic-Asiago-Cheddar Cheese Crackers Made with Olive Oil

INGREDIENTS 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for rolling out the dough 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground fine black pepper (optional) 1 1/2 cups aged, ...

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