As I sit here, sipping this Summer Weizen Ale from Smuttynose Brewing Company and feeling a heck of a lot better about this work day, I’ll tell you reasons why you, my fellow suds lovers, should be drinking beer soon, too.
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Now that Whole Foods fills growlers, Daniel Boulud owns a gastropub and the Wall Street Journal has declared beer sommeliers the next big thing, the idea of professional beer training probably seems like a no-brainer.
One man’s quest to convince pappardelle eaters to order not a glass of Barolo but a bottle of beer.
Rich Buceta’s brewery finally moves out of his living room.
The Brooklyn Waterfront Craft & Specialty Beer Festival on June 16 will feature rare and seasonal brews, and spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline.
LONDON–For years we’d thought of this city’s lovely old-fashioned taverns and tap rooms as the holy grail of good beer, thanks to the Campaign for Real Ale launched back in 1971, when most of us Americans were still guzzling Bud in pop-top cans. The group, now called CAMRA, was founded by four drinkers concerned about the growing number of mass produced-pints and the homogenization of both beer and the pubs where Brits drank them.
We asked beer brainiac Joshua Bernstein to belly up at three surprising best of class bars in Manhattan for our weekly NY1 segment, which airs today and Sunday. Didn’t catch it on the small screen? No worries, you can watch on an even smaller one right here.
Last night we took part in a landmark event — the 50th episode of Beer Sessions, the brewing show Jimmy Carbone of the bar Jimmy’s No. 43 and Ray Deter of the bar d.b.a co-host on the local food-centric Heritage…