Beer Events

New York Craft Beer Week, The Wrap Up

October 5, 2010
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Clare Goggin

New York Craft Beer Week was a blast. I had the opportunity to attend three great events — there were several more events all week long but I was a bit picky (plus I was out of town last weekend).

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NY Craft Beer Week & Brewer’s Choice

September 30, 2010
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NY Craft Beer Week & Brewer’s Choice

It’s already Thursday and there have been a lot of great craft beer events this week for New York Craft Beer Week but there are still many to come. In fact, tonight you can catch Brewer’s Choice, an event brought to us by Jimmy’s #43 and several other local companies. The event will feature pairings…

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Presenting Awesomeness: BrewYork’s Beer2Garden at d.b.a Brooklyn

September 27, 2010
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Presenting Awesomeness: BrewYork’s Beer2Garden at d.b.a Brooklyn

This Wednesday, September 29, BrewYork will host its first-ever event — Beer2Garden at d.b.a. in Brooklyn. The proceeds will go to a wonderful local organization, East New York Farms!, and the event will run from 7 pm to … well, whenever we run out of beer. Speaking of beer, several local breweries have stepped up…

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Brooklyn Brewery’s Detonation Ale Explodes Onto the Scene

August 18, 2010
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On Monday, August 16, the skies opened up and some heavy rains washed down over New York. Walking toward the Boathouse at the Audubon House in Prospect Park, a park official cut us off. “Can’t go this way,” he said. “It’s flooded down that way.” The reason? Brooklyn Brewery’s newest creation blew a hole in…

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Edible Mag’s Good Beer Fest at the Brooklyn Academy of Music

July 30, 2010
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Edible Mag’s Good Beer Fest at the Brooklyn Academy of Music

Wednesday I had the good fortune to go to the 2nd annual Good Beer Fest, put on by Edible Magazine, Stella Artois and Brooklyn Brewery. Consisting mostly of local breweries (as well as Palm, Lagunitas, Sierra Nevada, Abita, and Stella Artois/Leffe/Hoegaarden) paired with samples of local eateries, the event covered two floors at the Brooklyn…

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Zane Lamprey’s Drinking Made Easy Takes Manhattan

June 3, 2010
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Zane Lamprey’s Drinking Made Easy Takes Manhattan

and that’s when he decided to chug a giant bucket of beer. The frothy brew drizzled down his bushy beard and onto his black t-shirt, and the fact that he was wearing sunglasses inside meant that we couldn’t quite see if his eyes started watering like mine do every time I have to chug a…

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An interview with Zane Lamprey, host of “Three Sheets” and the upcoming “Drinking Made Easy”

May 25, 2010
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An interview with Zane Lamprey, host of “Three Sheets” and the upcoming “Drinking Made Easy”

Mikhail Prokhorov’s personal assistant. Upper-management bonus-worthy AIG employee. Ice cream taster. Twelfth man on any NBA team. Vice President of the United States. Field reporter for High Times magazine. Body paint artist for an SI Swimsuit shoot. Photographer for the SI Swimsuit issue. These are all candidates for Best Job in the World. And they…

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The New York City Spelling Bee Serves Beer

May 23, 2010
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The New York City Spelling Bee Serves Beer

Since 2004, the Williamsburg Spelling Bee has been rewarding grammatically correct adults with prizes. They’ve even started holding quarterly events at the Housing Works Cafe in Manhattan, kicking off the New York City Spelling Bee with proceeds funding life-saving services and research for AIDS and HIV victims. Even the profits from the Brooklyn brews you…

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Lagunitas Brewing Company’s Wilco Tango Foxtrot Ale

May 21, 2010
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Lagunitas Brewing Company’s Wilco Tango Foxtrot Ale

I am a gigantic fan of Wilco. I’ll admit I came to them a little late, but once I heard 2002′s “Yankee Hotel Foxtrot,” I was hooked. I bought most of their back catalog (except 1995′s “A.M.” – I don’t know why I haven’t yet, so please don’t ask), and have gobbled up everything Wilco-related…

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Craft Beer And Food Go Hand In Hand At Upcoming Cali Beer Fest

March 29, 2010
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Craft Beer And Food Go Hand In Hand At Upcoming Cali Beer Fest

Talented chefs from the gold coast will be pairing their foods with craft beer from all around the country this Father’s Day weekend. Ojai Beverage Company, a store dedicated to fine beverage (including great craft beer), and Thirty Three Productions, Inc. have organized ‘Salute! A Festival To Celebrate Finely Crafted Beer & Food.’ The event…

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