Red Hook-based Sixpoint Brewery's signature Brownstone brown ale gets canned. Look for it on shelves today.

Red Hook-based Sixpoint Brewery's signature Brownstone brown ale gets canned. Look for it on shelves today. Man, they grow up fast. Hard to believe Red Hook’s Sixpoint Brewery is already eight years ...

 
Get mom what she really wants for Mothers Day: Beer. We've got some special Mothers Day beer picks from Bierkraft, Eastern District, and Breuckelen Bier Merchants.

Get mom what she really wants for Mothers Day: Beer. We've got some special Mothers Day beer picks from Bierkraft, Eastern District, and Breuckelen Bier Merchants. Mothers Day is here. Rather than trying ...

 
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Red Hook’s Sixpoint Brewery doesn’t just make good beer – they’ve got a thing for celebrating the inner mysteries of their brews. To celebrate the release of the Resin, a double IPA now ...

 
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Editor’s note: With a rotating selection of fourteen local and global craft beers on tap, a couple of cask beers on barrel, hundreds of bottled varieties in the case, and homemade mad-scientist contraption that ...

 
Brooklyn Brewery founder Steve Hindy on the brewing floor in Williamsburg

Brooklyn Brewery founder Steve Hindy on the brewing floor in Williamsburg “There’s a lot of pressure to constantly be reinventing yourself for new generations. But I think the beer speaks for itself. The ...

 
Sixpoint welcomes fall with today's debut of the Autumnation - a wet-hopped pumpkin beer

September 23rd.  The first day of fall. The autumnal equinox. One of two days of cosmic balance each year on which we have twelve hours of daylight and twelve hours of night. On which the ...

 
NYC Craft Beer Week 2011 kicks off on Friday, September 16

Looking for an excuse to drink lots of fresh, local craft beer? Yes? Good news: NYC Craft Beer Week bubbles into town this Friday and lasts until the 25th. It’s a sprawling, crawling ...

 
NYC Craft Beer Week 2011 kicks off on Friday, September 16

by Joanna Shaw Flamm Let’s take a minute and sing the praises of hops, beer’s most misunderstood component. Hops give beer its bitterness, turning what might otherwise be a sickly sweet ...

 
All about the beer: Evan stirs the brew.

Craig Frymark and Evan Klein of Barrier Brewing Co. “On Evan’s very first brew day here, he got heatstroke.”  -Craig Frymark Simply put, local upstart Barrier Brewing is killing it. The year-old, ...

 
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by Jacque Schiller I can’t pass by a biergarten – even one that’s more open café than garden – without stopping in for some suds. With a blooming Flatbush providing some scenery, I took ...

 
Chris Gray and Beth Lalonde of Greenpoint's Eastern District

Chris Gray and Beth Lewand of Greenpoint's Eastern District We had heard the tale of North Greenpoint’s Eastern District – Beth Lewand loved cheese. Chris Gray loved beer. After an intro by ...

 
Chris Gray and Beth Lalonde of Greenpoint's Eastern District

The Brewery Show‘s latest episode features Kelly Taylor, founder of the Clinton Hill brewery Kelso of Brooklyn and long-time head brewer for Manhattan’s Heartland Brewery. Check out the video for an ...

 
Chris Gray and Beth Lalonde of Greenpoint's Eastern District

Little ol’ Stinky Bklyn is all growed up! Carroll Gardens’ favorite treasure box of cheese, beer, and jamon has moved on up from its humble and cozy birthplace to some glamorous new digs just a ...

 
Chris Gray and Beth Lalonde of Greenpoint's Eastern District

Kelso of Brooklyn's Kelly Taylor Kelly Taylor has a practical streak. He was bitten by the homebrewing bug twenty years ago, when as a college kid in San Diego he just didn’t ...

 
Chris Gray and Beth Lalonde of Greenpoint's Eastern District

The old Norse Sagas tell fearsome tales of the Berserkers – a breed of wolf-pelted warriors legendary for their frantic ferocity in battle. Although no historical proof yet exists, some say their fury was fueled by ...