Beer

Everything you need to know about Yards Pynk Affair this weekend

Some of you may have red, white and blue on your mind with the 4th of July right around the corner, but this weekend Yards Brewing Company wants you to think Pynk. The local brewery’s Pynk Affair is this Sunday, and the extravaganza promises to be one of the most colorful and exciting events of the...

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 2:48pm

How to Celebrate Massachusetts Beer Week

A wise man once said, “a fine beer may be judged with only one sip… but it’s better to be thoroughly sure.” After all, is there anything better than beer? The Massachusetts Brewers Guild doesn’t think so, and they’ve dedicated a whole week to Mass-brewed drafts. Here's our guide of the...

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 4:23pm

Drink at these craft beer bars that support NYC breweries

A great bar has many components — fun atmosphere, knowledgeable staff, good crowd — but in this city, with its exploding craft beer movement, we think a great beer bar should support local brewers.  So we asked Jimmy Carbone of the venerable East Village beer bar Jimmy’s No. 43 to recommend...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 6:34pm

NYC Beer Week 2017 will be the most diverse yet

Everyone in New York, including its breweries, likes to think we’re the best at whatever we do. While that’s certainly true, NYC Beer Week is taking a different approach to this year’s festivities, which span over 400 events from Feb. 24 to March 5. “New York City is not insular; it’s a very...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 6:04pm

Parx Casino has opened a new impressive Beer Garden that can be enjoyed any time of year

It's no secret that Parx Casino is known as a staple in the Philadelphia area. From a state-of-the-art concert venue, a plethora of enticing bars and restaurants to plenty of slots and table games where anyone has the chance to get lucky- this casino knows how to get people partying. Now, Parx...

Monday, January 28, 2019 - 2:43pm

Blue Point creates 'What the L?' beer for your NYC train shutdown woes

If following all the news of the changing L train shutdown plans makes you want to drink, New York brewery Blue Point has just the thing: A What the L? lager. Blue Point, a Long Island-based brewery, created the What the L? Beer to encapsulate all your L train woes. “Blue Point brewery...

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 2:00pm

Taste what's brewing at Evil Twin NYC in a pop-up taproom

It's been two and a half years since Evil Twin NYC broke ground on its brewery in Queens, and you can finally taste what they've been making — just not in their taproom. While that remains under construction, Evil Twin is opening a pop-up taproom inside Ridgewood bar Nowadays pouring...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 6:18pm

Everything you need to know about the new Trillium Fort Point restaurant and brewery

If you love Boston-based beers, then chances are you've sipped on a Trillium brew or two over the years. The fan-favorite brewery by JC and Esther Tetreault has made quite a few moves since it first opened in 2013, expanding from a small, flagship location in Fort Point to beer gardens,...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 3:48pm

Planters is launching a honey-roasted peanut beer

In honor of National American Beer Day this Saturday, October 27, Planters is launching its first-ever peanut beer, Mr. IPA-Nut. The Kraft Foods brand partnered with Noon Whistle Brewing in Lombard, Illinois to create a beverage that pays homage to the salty snack. After all, peanuts often go hand...

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 11:26am

Boston Oktoberfest 2018: 10 ways to celebrate this fall

Get your steins ready beer lovers, because Oktoberfest kicks off this weekend. Since the Boston area is filled to brim with great places to grab a brew, it's no surprise that there are a ton of celebrations planned around the city. From rooftop parties to beer gardens and more, here are 10...

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 2:15pm

Start your morning with cereal beer from Coney Island Brewing

Like many good ideas, cereal beer came to Coney Island Brewing’s Matt McCall over brunch. “I’m not a mimosa guy, and it’s always frustrating at brunch when you’re having something sweet and you don’t have a beer to go with it,” he says. “I was also a...

Monday, September 17, 2018 - 6:22pm

Cisco Brewers brings pop-up beer garden to Boston's Seaport

There's no shortage of great beer gardens in Boston, and now the city has a new hotspot to sip on brews thanks to Cisco Brewers. The Nantucket craft brewery is bringing a pop-up beer garden to the Seaport District, so fans can enjoy a taste of the island without having to leave the Hub. Cisco...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 1:50pm

This brewery is making a beer to honor the last Blockbuster on Earth

Like Willy Wonka’s last golden ticket, or the only remaining member of an endangered species, the last Blockbuster video store a precious thing. It represents an era before films were easily streamed through computer screens and mobile devices — at any time, anywhere — when we had...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 12:58pm

Drink like Jon Snow with this Game of Thrones beer by Ommegang

Ommegang and HBO will honor the King of the North with a new beer this fall. As part of a special collaboration between the network and the New York brewery, a collection of Game of Thrones inspired brews have been hitting shelves over the past few months. The latest release is a tribute to the...

Friday, August 24, 2018 - 12:41pm

Enjoy experimental beers and Mexican-style lobster rolls at Stony Creek

East coast beer lovers are pretty spoiled, especially in New England, as there's no shortage of great breweries and beer gardens to check out. However, Stony Creek Brewery is taking things up a notch with its new brewpub at Foxwoods. Stony Creek recently unveiled its two-floor, 7,100-...

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 11:22am

The official Best Beer in New York 2018 is made in Brooklyn

Forget trendy IPAs and lagers — the Best Beer in New York State is a funky Belgian-style beauty from Threes Brewing in Brooklyn, which took top honors for a second year in a row at the 2018 New York State Craft Beer Competition. Threes Brewing’s farmhouse-style grisette Passing Time...

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 7:44pm

New Yorkers, here's where you can get beer ice cream sandwiches this week

If there’s one thing better than ooey-gooey chocolate chip cookies paired with scoops of soft serve — dough à la mode, if you will — it’s a good ice cream sandwich. And Melt Bakery is upping the ante with a boozy dessert New Yorkers can enjoy for a limited time: beer ice...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 2:28pm

Quality Eats and Interboro launch the perfect beer to pair with that steak

Haven’t quite discovered the perfect beer to pair with that medium-rare steak you always order from Quality Eats? Quality Branded — the company behind, you guessed it, Quality Eats, Quality Meats and Quality Italian — teamed up with Interboro Spirits and Ales to fix that exact...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 3:46pm

Hit the UES tonight to drink draft beer for just $5 at The Pony Bar

You’re midway through Wednesday, which means the rest of the week is downhill. You’ll make it to the weekend. Why not celebrate that minor victory, and the 9th anniversary of beloved beer bar The Pony Bar UES, with a round of drinks for you and your friends? You won’t even have to...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 2:19pm

This brewery is making beer out of wastewater

For beer lovers, there’s nothing better than a cold six-pack on a hot day. But what if you could do some good for planet Earth while slugging down your booze? Swedish Brewery Nya Carnegiebryggeriet (New Carnegie Brewery), in collaboration with the IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute...

Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 1:22pm