Month / May 2012

Preface: This 12 oz. can of East India Pale Ale was sent to me via delivery service last week. There is a note stamped on the bottom: “BB Sept 2012 0742 10:39” The following notes are made after a mouth wash with room temperature sparkling water. These notes have not been influenced by reading promotional Read More

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 The Urban Hop Project “New York, NY, May 16, 2012 – The Bronx Brewery, the latest craft brewery to come out of New York City, announces a new partnership with The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG), a number of Bronx-based community gardens, and the Cornell Cooperative Extension on an Urban Hop Project, bringing hop growing Read More

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The Ultimate Picnic on Governors Island Try something new this Memorial Day at the 5 Boro PicNYC: a 2-day-only celebration of craft beer, gourmet eats, and live tunes taking over Governors Island on May 26th & 27th from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Staged at the tree-lined Colonel’s Row, 5 Boro PicNYC will showcase craft Read More

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Check this out if you are in the NYC area next Thursday… 24 May.   New York Beer Co. Brewery of the Month! Ithaca Beer Dinner Thursday May 24th starting at 6pm. A special pre-fixed menu with exclusive Ithaca beer pairings. Stop in or give us a call for further details. Featured Beers: Ithaca Apricot Read More

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American Craft Beer Week® (ACBW) starts Monday, May 14 and runs through May 20. If you haven’t already, now is the time to post your plans for the week on the official ACBW Calendar on CraftBeer.com. This is your week to toast the awesome variety of fuller flavored beers produced, distributed and sold by small Read More

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If you are out in the Mid-West, visiting Great Lakes Brewing Co. and looking for something to do, they are hiring… https://www.greatlakesbrewing.com/company/employment Flying Dog is also looking for folks… http://flyingdogales.com/jobs/ Jobs at Stone Brewing Co. are also available… http://www.stonebrew.com/jobs/ Here in Brooklyn, the folks at Brooklyn Brewery are looking for a Junior Accountant… http://brooklynbrewery.com/jobs/ If Read More

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Brooklyn Brewery 79 North 11th Street Brooklyn, NY 11211-1913 (718) 486-7422(718) 486-7422Preface: This 12 oz. can of Brooklyn Summer Ale was sent to me via delivery service last week. There is a note stamped on the bottom: “BB Sept 2012 0692 13:59” The following notes are made after a mouth wash with room temperature sparkling Read More

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  News from THE WEB… Not when I went to school! Brewery club plans to grow on campus next semester Setonian By Lindsay Rittenhouse Students are looking to start a brewery club next year as the result of a class project. Juniors Matthew Curreri and James Moorehead started the idea after growing hops, the plant Read More

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Last week we had a chance to drop in to Café D’Alsace (1695 2nd Ave, New York 212-722-5133) and visit with Gianni Cavicchi, the Beer Director for the “Tour de France” restaurant group. First of all let’s give you a quick look at the place… Now that you’ve been introduced let’s have a beer…   Read More

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Toad Hall is a landmark watering-hole in what is called SoHo (South of Houston), in New York City. Smokey Glenn, the owner is the iconic SoHo bar owner and Robert “Bob” Cenedella is the iconic SoHo artist… not the starving kind. Yesterday afternoon I wandered across the river to meet “Little John” at the Broome Read More

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